During the summer you will gain valuable experience from your own field of study. We offer versatile and responsible tasks in an international company that builds for a more sustainable tomorrow. We are inspired by the limitless opportunities offered by the bioeconomy, and we lead the way towards a future beyond fossils. Join us on this exciting path!
We are now looking for Research Trainee to Packaging Paper development at UPM North Europe Research Center in Lappeenranta.
Greetings from future team:
“You are warmly welcome to our diverse team with great enthusiasm. Sustainability and innovation are they key drivers in our work. In our team you are able to utilize what you have already learned at your studies and learn more with us!” – Product Development Support Team
What you’ll do
Plan, execute and report laboratory scale coating trials related to barrier coating development
Develop packaging paper heat seal testing procedure and analytics
Support the team in development projects related to manufacturing of packages
Who you are
We are looking for students with focus on paper converting and packaging or wood based bioproducts, and who have already advanced a bit in their studies
You have a positive and hands-on attitude, eagerness to learn new things and to take initiative and responsibility
You feel comfortable working in laboratory and pilot environment, also independently
You have good verbal and written communication skills in English and at least basic knowledge in Finnish
What we offer to you
Meaningful job: We are proud of what we do. Our work highlights the expertise of our personnel, the high quality of our products and the company's values.
Inspired and motivated teams: We have highly skilled workforce. We are a multifaceted, international organisation that works as a team to achieve our shared objectives. You will become a part of our motivated and supporting work community.
Development opportunities: With us you can build up your expertise. We provide opportunities to support your development throughout every stage of your summer traineeship. We offer you a chance to develop in an innovative work environment. Many of our summer trainees continue with UPM as Thesis Workers or return to us later in their career.
Responsibility for people and environment: Our ethical principles embrace people as well as the environment. We are always striving to build a more sustainable future.
Are you ready?
Read more about summer recruitment process in Finland, applying, timeline, all available positions and more information on www.upm.com/summer or www.upm.com/kesa in Finnish. Application period ends 14 February 2023. Notice that new positions can still be opened during application period.
We will start processing the applications already during the application period. Please add your resume and CV at the same stage of application.
For support with submitting your application please contact HR Service Center at email@example.com or +358204146600.
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