Safety Officer

Location: Olkiluoto, Finland
Estimated start date: 31.10.2018
Duration: 12 months

Position description

We are currently looking for a Safety Officer for the Electrical Team for our client in Olkiluoto, Finland. We are offering challenging work in an international project environment.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Anticipate difficulties (interfaces) and propose alternative ways to work
  • Preliminary review of the risk assessment/method statement submitted by the contractors
  • Preliminary review of the risk assessment/method statement submitted by the client for commissioning activity
  • Check the implementation on site of safety rules and mitigation measures defined in the risk assessment
  • Manage the safety inspection on site with the contractors
  • Follow up corrective actions defined during the inspection
  • Closely work with Supervisors and commissioning team to have the knowledge of the coming activities (anticipation) and involve them in the daily safety
  • Animate the safety in the commissioning team, through visit on spot, training, lesson learned
  • Be pro-active to propose safety issues to improve level and the attitude on site


  • HSE background on construction site with complex system
  • Good knowledge of Finnish occupational heath and safety regulation 
  • The Safety Officer could have previous technical experience of nuclear power plant activities as a Team Leader or Supervisor
  • Experienced on running nuclear power plant experience
  • Experienced on construction site
  • Qualified for OHSAS 18001 referential (set up and follow up of the safety management system)
  • Knowledge or experience in commissioning risks linked to industrial activities is required
  • Comfortable speaking in public (especially when giving training and eventually leading meetings)


  • Fluent English
  • Finnish language skills are considered as a benefit

Please register as a jobseeker and apply for the position through our website. 

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Mrs. Sanna Uronen by E-mail,

Drug test and concise security clearance will be done for the selected person in order to get the permanent access to OL3 site.

Please note that due to clients urgent need only applicants with a valid working permit / EU-citizenship can be considered.

The post will be filled as soon as a suitable applicant is found.

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