For one of our clients in Finland, we are looking for Maintenance Engineer  to support the Maintenance department of a nuclear new build project in Finland. This is a permanent position to be based in Helsinki.

Role description

As a Maintenance Engineer you will participate in planning and establishing maintenance function of the new nuclear power plant unit, and in the oversight of plant supplier’s work. You will especially take part in the planning, launching and piloting of maintenance oriented subprojects together with the plant supplier. You will additionally contribute to oversight of plant supplier’s work in these subprojects. As a team member, you will work closely with the plant supplier and the authorities.

Your main tasks will include

  • Tasks related to detailed planning of subprojects for preventive maintenance programs, spare part management, outage management and spare parts
  • Long term planning for establishment of maintenance function
  • Supervision of Supplier’s work related to these topics

In addition, you will also take part in the software implementation for the management of operation and maintenance. Later you will participate in equipment acceptance and commissioning activities.


The ideal candidate for this position has

  • Education: Engineer or graduate engineer
  • About 5-7 years of experience in tasks related to maintenance or its establishment in a power plant or a process plant
  • The ability to work single-handed and act on one’s own initiative
  • Experience of nuclear power plants will be an advantage
  • Willingness to travel
  • Language skills: advanced English speaking and writing skills. Finnish will be an advantage

Essential skills

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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