Experienced Commissioning Engineer (cranes), would you like to widen your experience to include nuclear?

The opportunity has arisen in Finland – the country of the happiest people in the world – for you to join a new-build NPP in the critical last phases before the PTO.




Role description

As a Commissioning Engineer for The Self-Standing System, the job scope includes various areas of several systems composed of different kind of technologies, electrical, I&C, mechanical parts and process parts.

Your duties include different review, automation-related commissioning and control&monitoring as well as closing activities in close operations with the different stakeholders.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

You will be
– the embedded I&C of the SSS prior to commissioning start with regard to SSS requisition file: Detailed design documents availability
– Completeness & correctness of commissioning test documents
– Testing equipment
– Status of open points and analysis of their impacts
– On-site inspection of the equipment and follow-up of its installation

EXECUTING of the automation related commissioning activities such as
Support the LCI/KOT2  and the Day-to-day test programs as per system Commissioning Engineer instructions (Permit-to-Test) incl. the issue of test reports (Result Record Sheets)

– providing inputs with regard to work progress and status on a system basis
– with regard to overall status and workload to the direct Manager
– on corrective actions in case of deviations in test performance s or test reports.

CLOSING ACTIVITIES such as support the closing of open points assigned to Commissioning and related to the automation equipment

Essential skills

You have over 10 years’ of experience in the field of Mechanical Systems and the associated integrated I&C.

Your knowledge in Automation System controlled by SIEMENS Simatic S7 PLC and
ability to troubleshoot of  Sensors and Actuators of Large Mechanical system such as Cranes are on high level.

You need to be very competent in software packages:
Step 7 Professional (5.4),
WinCC and WinCC Flex
and Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 10 and Microsoft Office

You are competent in analyzing, testing and problem solving:
S7 Function blocks and configured software faults
PLCs of 300 hardware and configuration
S7 Distributed Safety + F-Systems, S7-300 F
Networking connection troubleshooting
Siemens HMI and display troubleshooting
Analog and binary process transmitter troubleshooting
Networking, Profibus and Ethernet troubleshooting
Electrical errors and faulty connections
Setting errors related to transmitters
Physical errors in transmitter reading
PID controllers
Various analyzers

You are highly competent in reading, understanding and correction of
Electrical drawings, wiring, termination and circuit diagrams (relay logic)
Instrumentation drawings, hookup, connection, datasheet and calibration certificate
Process drawing, PI&D, flow diagrams and hydraulic
Test procedures, test equipment used and results



Mira has over six years of experience in the recruitment industry. As Recruiter at Thomas Thor Associates, she focuses mainly on Finland and continental Europe.

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