Role description

For one of our clients in Finland, we are currently looking for a Radiation Protection Engineer to support the commissioning activities on a nuclear new build project in Finland. This is a freelance contract of an initial 6 months with possible extension to be based in Finland.


  • Generate the licensing and operational documents to receive nuclear sources and fuel
  • Design and realize the controlled zones including access requirements and access zones
  • Commission the controlled zones
  • Operate the controlled zones
  • Define radiation protection measures
  • Supervise radiation protection activities and work
  • Dose rate measurements and balancing
  • Decontamination supervision

Essential skills

  • Several years of experience as a Radiation Protection Engineer in nuclear power plants
  • Experience with a PWR reactor
  • Experience with oxygenation
  • Radiation protection supervision experience during outages in nuclear power plants
  • Knowledge of international and European requirements for radiation protection
  • Experience with decontamination of people and decontamination of systems and materials
  • Knowledge about radiation measurement techniques
  • Ability to work in shifts temporarily
  • Language skills: Fluent English
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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