For one of our clients in Finland, we are looking for an experienced director to lead the multidisciplinary engineering department of a nuclear new build project. This is a permanent role to be based in Helsinki.


Role description

We are looking for an experienced Director to lead the Engineering Department, which is responsible for plant and process design, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical functions, I&C and control room functions as well as configuration management. In this position, you will lead an expert force over 100 persons, together with Unit Managers.


You will be responsible for managing and developing the Engineering Department, and for supporting and controlling the plant supplier to ensure adequate technical solutions and design integrity. You will report to the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and be a Management Team member.

Essential skills

  • Strong experience and broad overview of nuclear engineering disciplines and practices
  • Over 10 years of proven experience in a related manager or director level position
  • Good leadership, cooperation, communication and project management skills
  • Advanced language skills in English, both verbally and in writing
  • M.Sc. degree in engineering
Published by Thomas Thor

Thomas Thor Associates is a consulting and recruitment organisation providing services to the global nuclear sector. We represent nuclear industry experts and provide nuclear jobs to our clients for either freelance contract assignments or permanent staff positions.

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