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Summer Power - Manufacturing and Assembly

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 8.1.2020

Summer Power - Manufacturing and Assembly

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. In 2018, 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 500 students from all technical and business fields to work with us in different positions, most of which are located in Vaasa. Other possible locations are Helsinki and Turku. 

We enable sustainable societies with smart technology. Join us this summer!

Manufacturing & Assembly consist of different functions within our Delivery Center Vaasa (DCV) located in the Vaasa city centre where we develop, deliver and maintain world-class engine products. Our priorities are: quality, delivery precision and optimised total cost and for reaching these we focus on having competent and motivated personnel. Delivery Centre Vaasa is responsible for the delivery of W20, W31 and W32/34 engines and gensets sold by Marine Business and Energy Business and 99% of our output goes to export.

Whether you are looking for a career in manufacturing, or a great way to kickstart your Wärtsilä career, while getting to know the core of our operations, Summer Power- Manufacturing & Assembly is a great way to achieve your goals.



As a summer trainee, your main task is to perform work in your area of responsibility according to instructions, tools, machines and standards. You will manufacture components or take part in assembly processes as a part of a team. Your tasks will also include active participation in continuous development processes for quality, safety and manufacturing methods as well as ensuring work place safety and ergonomics.  More specific tasks will be determined based on your interests, experience and field of study.

In the Summer Power campaign, we have trainee possibilities for instance in the following functions:

  • Machining
  • Maintenance
  • Line & Pilot Assembly
  • Delivery Unit & Module assembly
  • Test Run & Finishing
  • Connecting Rod Workshop


We are looking for motivated and energetic students with a “can-do” attitude and interest towards hands-on work. We value development-oriented team players and the ability to cooperate in a multicultural environment.

As an ideal candidate you have

  • On-going studies in a relevant field (Technical education/ Engineering or equivalent)
  • Basic language skills in English
  • Good communication and documentation skills
  • Basic skills with IT systems
  • Active and target focused attitude towards work

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.

Seen as a benefit: 

  • Knowledge of manufacturing applications
  • Manufacturing tools and equipment
  • Production technology
  • Language skills in Finnish/Swedish

We Offer:

  • A great way to start of your career at Wärtsilä and get to know the daily operations
  • A thorough induction and continues support from colleagues
  • All necessary protective gear and equipment  
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Team-centric work
  • Real possibilities to develop our practices with your input
  • The opportunity to compete in our annual Summer Innovation Challenge

Please apply by 28th February 2020.

Attach your CV and application letter when applying through the system. You can also include a link to your video CV. 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.