Summer Trainee 2023

With summer fast approaching, the season for finding summer jobs is in full swing!

Turku and Southwest Finland are magical places year-round, but display their fullest colours during the summertime. In addition to summer magic, Turku and Southwest Finland boast thousands of companies with incredible opportunities. Right now is the perfect time to see if your studies, experience and interests match with what the region is looking for.

Below you’ll find all of the summer job listings in Southwest Finland that do not require either Finnish or Swedish! The dates at the end show the deadline for sending your application from the closest date to the furthest. Many employers process applications before the deadline, so do not hesitate to send in yours as soon as you can!

For more job positions that don’t require either Finnish or Swedish, check out and keep an eye on our Job Board!

Are you an international doctoral or postdoc researcher? The UNICOM project connects researchers with local companies for summer industry placement periods. The call for applications is open from 31 January to 21 February 2023.

Available positions


Orion | Phase1, Biopharmaceutics and Chemical Analytics Trainee (5.2.2023)

Orion | Phase1, In Vivo/Ex Vivo Biology Trainee (5.2.2023)

Orion | Phase1, In Vitro Biology Trainee (5.2.2023)

Orion | Phase1, Oncology Research Trainee, 3 positions (5.2.2023)

Orion | Phase1, Bioinformatician Trainee (5.2.2023)

Valmet Automotive | Summer Trainee, Manufacturing Engineering (12.2.2023)

Valmet Automotive | Summer Trainee, Change Management (12.2.2023)

Valmet Automotive | Summer Trainee, Laboratory (12.2.2023)

Valmet Automotive | Summer Trainee, PMO (12.2.2023)

Valmet Automotive | Summer Trainee, HSE (12.2.2023)

Valmet Automotive | Summer Trainee, Logistics Coordinator (12.2.2023)

Valmet Automotive | Summer Trainee, Logistics Development (12.2.2023)

Teleste | Summer trainee, R&D Designer (15.2.2023)

Teleste | Summer trainee, Software Developer (15.2.2023)

Cadmatic | Software Developer Trainee (28.2.2023)

Cadmatic | Application Specialist Trainee (28.2.2023)

Meyer Turku | Interns for design departments: mechanical, electrical, hotel, classification, naval architecture (28.2.2023)

Elomatic | Trainees:
Shipbuilding
Plant engineering
HVAC engineering
Energy, chemistry & process engineering
Mechanical engineering
Technical analysis
Automation & electrical engineering
Structural engineering
Environmental engineering (28.2.2023)

Deltamarin | Marine Engineering (various tasks) Trainee (28.2.2023)

Wärtsilä | Summer Power Trainees:
Manufacturing & Assembly
Engineering & Technology
Finance & Control
Information Management & Cyber Security
Marketing & Communications
Sales, Purchasing & Supply Chain
Business Administration
Development & Design
Legal & Compliance (28.2.2023)

Sandvik | Engineering and Administration Trainees (Scroll down, English text at the bottom of the page) (31.3.2023)

Sandvik | Masters or Bachelors thesis in Finland (open application)

Nordic Semiconductor | Algorithm, Analog IC, Digital IC, Software Trainees
(30.4.2023)

Closed

Reaktor | Developer Trainee (18.1.2023)

ATR Soft | Software Developer Trainee (31.1.2023)

For businesses in Southwest Finland

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The Summer Trainee campaign is part of the UNICOM project, funded by the European Social Fund of the European Union. UNICOM is a collaboration between the University of Turku, Åbo Akademi, Turku Science Park Ltd. and various other regional partners in Southwest Finland. The project runs from March 2021 to February 2023. You can read more by clicking here.