Graduated from Horten College of Engineering 1978 and Engineering (MSc.) from NTNU in 1989. Previously employed by Kvaerner Brug AS, Kvaerner Engineering as, Industrikonsult as, Reinertsen Engineering and Dr.techn. Olav Olsen a.s.
Jørn has many years of experience as group leader, discipline leader and project design manager for design of heavy steel structures, both onshore and offshore, as well as practical experience in the workshop industry.