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Summer Power -Business Administration and HR

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 14.1.2021

Summer Power -Business Administration and HR

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies with smart technology into reality. We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work.


In 2019, our net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees and operations in over 200 locations, in more than 80 countries. This summer we are hiring over 300 students from all technical and business fields to work with us in different positions, located in Vaasa, Helsinki and Turku. 


Together, we can create a sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  Join the crew this summer!


In Summer Power - Business Administration we offer general business related, commercial tasks with either Support Functions, Marine Business or Energy Business in Finland.


In Human Resources (HR) our role is to act as a trusted partner to continuously develop our organization and people to attain Wärtsilä´s goals in close cooperation with the businesses. We are one HR, with the same goals and different roles. We develop, implement and deploy processes, systems and tools which will help us to attract, develop and retain the best talents. Our HR consists different functions and levels, such as: HR Local Operations, People Services Community, Communities of Expertise and HR Global Functions.



All work for Business Administration and Human Resources, is guided by the Wärtsilä purpose and our visions of the future. You will work under task related targets, quality standards and guidelines with the support of experienced colleagues. As a trainee you will be in contact with different stakeholders, both internal and external, which is why good communication skills are important. Continuous development and innovation are a part of our culture, so you will also get the chance to help us develop our operations within your responsibility area.


You will have independent work responsibilities but also support your team in daily work and reporting.

More specific tasks will be determined by your field of study, interest and the function you are chosen for.



We are looking for motivated proactive students with a “can-do” attitude and interest for analytical and operational work. We value team players with the ability to cooperate in a multicultural environment and.


As an ideal candidate you have


  • On-going studies in a relevant field (B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Business Administration, International Business, HR or equivalent)
  • Working fluency in English, both written and spoken
  • Good communication skills
  • A proactive, customer service mindset
  • Positive change management attitude
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Target and result oriented attitude


Seen as a benefit:

  • Knowledge and/or experience in systems like SAP, M-Files and Success Factors
  • Additional language skills
  • Strong skills in MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams)
  • Experience from data management


Some of the positions may have Finnish or Swedish as language requirements, so please remember to mention your language skills and proficiency levels in your CV.


We Offer:

  • Opportunities for career development
  • An international working environment
  • Team-centric work with support from great colleagues
  • Real possibilities to develop our practices with your input
  • The opportunity to participate in our award-winning “Summer Power Virtual” program




Please apply by February 2021.


Attach your CV and application letter when applying through the system. In the application letter, tell us what kind of opportunities you are interested in, what motivates you and why you would make a great Wärtsilian. Remember to mention relevant knowledge and skills that you can already offer as an employee.


Contact person to give further information:

Please check the Q&A on our Careers site to find answers to your questions. 

Further information & questions on summer jobs via email summerpower@wartsila.com.


When selecting students for summer jobs, only applications sent through our recruitment system will be considered. Please note that the summer job positions are for students only and there is no relocation costs and/or immigration support available for these positions.