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Summer jobs in R&D

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 11.1.2019

That feeling when…  

… you can finally show your skills in a working environment 


Do you want to know how our R&D process works, from project proposal to successfully launching a new product? We are offering hundreds of summer jobs in Finland this summer and can't wait for you to join us! What will you do at Valmet then? We are looking for candidates to work with all aspects of our R&D efforts such product and service testing, building and maintaining testing environments, developing testing practices, reporting and much, much more.  

You will work independently, in a team or supporting a more senior Valmet employee, but you can always count on your coworkers’ help when you need it. You will be working in one of our offices in Jyväskylä, Järvenpää or Tampere.  



If you have studied engineering, automation technology or in another suitable technical field, we’ll have something to offer you! We have positions that require a few years of studies but also positions suitable for you if you have just recently started. We expect you to have a good command of the IT programs and applications that are commonly used in your field of studies and being able to work in English. 

Many of our summer job roles don’t require any prior work experience or years of studies. We want to support future talents in gaining valuable skills, so come learn with us!  
We value your ability to work independently but also as a part of a team in a global environment. You are open to learning, willing to share your own ideas and to perform a variety of work assignments to benefit the team and our customers. A curious mind and being active will help you get versatile tasks to suit your interests and expand your skills.   


We offer 

As a Valmet summer trainee, you will be a part of a competent and enthusiastic team where everyone’s opinions are valued and where you get to test your limits while 12,000 coworkers back you up. We are passionate about our work, but there is also always time for laughter! 

As a global company, we can offer you plenty of different career paths to suit your aspirations. Our offices are full of longtime Valmeteers who have started their careers as summer trainees years ago. That feeling when… 

… you know you’ve found your place: 

”The best part in working for Valmet has been the colleagues. It's great to come to work even on Mondays knowing that there are always people ready to help you if needed.” This summer job has developed my ability to cooperate and solve problems under pressure.”– summer trainee from the summer of 2018. Find out what other Valmet trainees are saying about their experience here. 


How to apply 

Did we catch your interest? If you wish to join us, send your application via the link provided by the 13th of February 2019. Your summer job will begin as agreed in the spring or early summer and will last for a period of one to four months. 

We will start filling the positions already during the application period, so hurry up and apply! The recruitment process will include a video interview for the chosen candidates. We will inform all the applicants when all the recruitments have been completed.  
During the application period we will take part in several student recruitment fairs across Finland. Check our social media channels and our summer jobs Facebook event for details and come meet us! 

Join the team and get the perfect start to your career!  


When everything works together 

Valmet is where the best talent from a wide variety of backgrounds comes together. With 12,000 professionals around the world, we are the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our commitment to moving our customers’ performance forward requires creativity, technological innovations, service know-how – and above all, teamwork. 

Join the team! www.valmet.com/careers