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Want to be part of the team? Borealis is committed to making new discoveries – and that includes finding pioneering members to join our team.

Inspection Engineer

  • Location: Finland, Porvoo
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 20/03/2018
  • Hours: Full-time

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Role Purpose

As a new Inspection Engineer you are maintaining high level in plant process safety and reliability requires systematic and analytical inspection of static equipment and piping. Inspection Engineer is responsible for ensuring planning, execution and documentation of inspections, as well as immediate actions regarding relevant findings. Inspection engineer plays a major role in static equipment lifetime management. Other key areas of responsibility for the role are supporting maintenance and production in inspection topics,continuous improvement in plant process safety and implementation of new inspection practices.


  • Inspection of static equipment according to national laws and regulations, as well as Borealis specifications and instructions
  • Turnaround planning and execution
  • Continuous improvement regarding applicable inspection methods, instructions and reporting
  • Managing inspection intervals of static equipment and piping, setting up RBI inspection programs
  • Identification of failure mechanisms, support in failure investigations
  • Project support in e.g. quality control, expediting, specification compliance, material technology
  • Maintenance support in e.g. corrosion and materials technology, welding, heat treatment
  • Training of people in various topics related to inspection
  • Local expert in PED, national laws and regulations related to pressurised equipment


Knowledge, skills and experience

  • M.Sc. / B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Technology or equivalent by expertise
  • Preferably 5 years of relevant experience in the petrochemical or chemical industry, preferably in the area of  inspection, manufacturing and/or maintenance (NDT / pressure equipment)
  • Knowledge of PED as well as relevant laws and regulations
  • Proven knowledge in the area of material science and corrosion mechanisms
  • Experience in welding engineering is a plus
  • Fluent in English and Finnish language
  • Organisational, project management and collaboration skills
  • Ability to prioritise and take immediate decisions


We wish You to recognize yourself as a flexible person who have strong HSE-Awareness with Co-operative and initiative style of working. Strong analytical thinking skills and innovative ability helps you to success in this position. In this role as an Inspection Engineer, some travel is expected. Here in Borealis, we offer you a competitive reward package and possibility to develop your professional skills further. We are also proud to mention, that here we enjoy of productive and positive work environment with inspiring, innovative and respectful people.

For any questions about this position, please do not hesitate to contact Johannes Ikonen, Manager of Mechanical Integrity, tel.  +358 50 3794 259.If you are interested in this position and meet most of the above criteria, please submit your online application with CV by 20.3.2018.Applications are processed actively throughout the search period, so we are eagerly waiting for you to apply!

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+358 50 3794 259
Johannes Ikonen