Bachelor's thesis worker, international nuclear R&D

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Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 14.1.2022

The Summer Energy campaign has kicked off and we are once again hiring new teammates for summer 2022! We offer you a proper induction to your assignments and you also get to meet and receive support from other summer trainees. Join us as Summer trainee and take an active role for a cleaner world!

We want to hold onto the talent and fresh ideas that our summer trainees bring along, which is why there are opportunities to continue working with us after summer, too. We help you combine your work and studies seamlessly; dozens of students also work on their theses with us every year.

Your role

We seek a bachelor's thesis worker/summer trainee to work as a part of an international R&D project BESEP (Benchmark Exercise on Safety Engineering Practices) for 3-4 months during 1.5.-31.8.2022. The project is about safety margins determination and verification of safety requirements for nuclear power plants using external hazards as a benchmark. We offer the possibility to work and write a bachelor's thesis as part of the project that deals with analysis case studies used for benchmarking the analysis requirements. In addition to the bachelor's thesis work, the trainee will also get to know the other parts of the BESEP project. There is an option to continue working with the project with a master's thesis in 2023.

We offer the opportunity to work and write a bachelor’s thesis within an international research project. During summer, the summer trainee will get to know different kinds of safety analysis methods, international requirements concerning external hazards in nuclear power plants, and Fortum as a company. You will work as a part of Nuclear Safety Design team.

In Nuclear Safety Design team we participate in a variety of projects and assignments for both Loviisa nuclear power plant and external customers. Some of the areas of expertise and responsibilities in Nuclear Safety Design team are functional design, safety design requirements, safety and seismic classification, safety analyses and studies/reports, and emergency and abnormal operating procedures. 

Why Fortum?

With us, you can take an active role in driving the change for a cleaner world. To achieve this, we embrace our open company culture. With mutual trust, believing in people, and taking care of everyone's wellbeing we can we reach even better results. Flexibility is the new normal and we apply hybrid way of working wherever possible.

For you, working at Fortum means exciting opportunities to develop your expertise and create a unique career path. We will support you on this journey. We believe diversity and inclusion inspire all of us to innovate and grow together. Therefore, we are committed to building teams where everyone feels included and is treated equally.

What we are looking for

We seek a person interested in nuclear safety. Clear and concise written and oral communication in English is needed. Knowledge of analyses or nuclear power would be an asset.


Please send your application by January 31st, 2022. For further information, please contact Jarkko Ahokas, +358 40 820 9337 or through e-mail

Our recruitment process might include a video interview, which will be followed by manager’s face-to-face interview. Please apply as soon as possible, as we start contacting suitable candidates already during application period.

To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and a health examination including drug testing.

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  • Ilmoitusnumero: 1552801
  • Tehtäväalue: Tutkimus ja kehitys, Energia-ala
  • Työsuhde: Kesätyö
  • Työn tyyppi: Kokopäiväinen
  • Hakuosoite: www-osoite
  • Sijainti: Espoo
  • Lisätietoja antaa: Jarkko Ahokas, +358 40 820 9337 or through e-mail