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Summer Power Q&A

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SUMMER POWER Q&A 2018 in Finland

What is Wärtsilä Summer Power?
Summer Power is a summer trainee / internship campaign in Wärtsilä in Finland.
Wärtsilä employs every year around 500 technical and business students to work in different positions mainly in Vaasa, other locations in Finland are Turku & Helsinki. Campaign name ”Summer Power” is to support the recruitment and to boost the employer image.

How can I apply?
When selecting students for summer jobs, only applications sent via our website ( will be considered.

In the application form, you can tell us what kind of summer trainee opportunities you are interested in and in which location you would like to work. Please attach your CV to your application. You can also leave a link to your video greeting / CV.

Application period for Summer Power in Finland is 2.1-28.2.

How about the tasks? What are my duties during the internship period?
Tasks vary depending of the business line and department. You can read summer trainee stories from year 2017: Summer Power Stories

What are the requirements for applicants?
Our values “Energy, Excellence and Excitement” are strengthened by the diversity of our employees. We want to capture opportunities and make things happen, do things better than anyone else in our industry and foster openness, respect and trust to create excitement. Our summer trainees ideally share the above values with us.

As an ideal candidate you also have: 
- On-going studies in technical or business study field 
- Working fluency in English, both written and spoken 

Application process and selection?
The selection of the summer trainees is done by the hiring managers in each of Wärtsilä Finland's departments. The managers will contact suitable candidates to agree on an interview.

The job interviews will be carried out during February, March and April. We will notify all applicants of the results latest in the beginning of May. 

How can I contact you?
Wärtsilä is participating in student/recruitment fairs in Finland. Check the fairs near your location and come talk with us.

Further information & questions on summer jobs only via email

Back to Summer Power main page.

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