Summer Power – Trainee (Business, Development & Design)

Summer Power: Business, Development & Design
Hakuaika päättynyt: 29.02.24
The application period ends: 29.02.24

Job description:

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 through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?

In this category, we have non-technical business-related positions in the fields of, for example, Project Management, Human Resources and Service Design. The specific tasks of each trainee will vary depending on your team, skills, and interests. You will have independent work responsibilities, and you will support your team in daily work and the development of task-specific processes. You will also be in contact and collaboration with different stakeholders, both internal and external.

The positions in this category may include tasks like data management and control, business analytics, process mapping and visualisation, reporting, event and project coordination activities, business modelling, user interviews and assisting with travel arrangements, timesheets, payroll, invoicing and much more! You can find more information about the different teams and positions we offer in this category from our Summer Power website:

To excel in the positions of this category, you have:

On-going studies in a relevant field (B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Business Administration, International Business, UX Design, Service Design, Human Resources, Economics or equivalent)
Working fluency in English, both written and spoken
Strong skills in essential MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams)
Positive enabling attitude, strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think analytically

Depending on the position(s) you are interested in, the following are seen as a benefit – you are not expected to cover all of these but do remember to mention the ones that apply to you in your CV/application:

Knowledge and/or experience in SAP, M-Files, PowerBI, Qlikview and Success Factors
Knowledge and/or experience in Figma, Sketch, Canva, Adobe, Miro (or similar)
Experience from Data Management or Data Analytics
Interest in project management and knowledge of PM frameworks (like agile)
Understanding or experience in design thinking and visualization of processes

Please apply by the 29th of February 2024 through our recruitment system. We will start processing the applications immediately and will make hiring decisions as soon as suitable candidates are found – so we recommend leaving your application as soon as possible.

To ensure fair and equal compensation for all selected trainees, the monthly salary for each trainee is set based on the level of studies and a number of acquired study credits. The salary range is 1825€ – 2535€/month depending on the factors given above.

Please check the Q&A section on our Summer Power website to find answers to your questions. For further information & possible questions related to the Summer Power programme, contact us via email at

At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities.

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1825€ - 2535€/month




Espoo, Vaasa, Turku, Helsinki

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Lukio/Ammattikoulu, Alempi Korkeakoulututkinto, Ylempi Korkeakoulututkinto, Jatko-opinnot

Wärtsilä Finland Oy


Espoo, Vaasa, Turku, Helsinki