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Yaskawa Environmental Energy / The Switch focuses on electrifying the world with game-changing green technologies. Our products accelerate the switch toward net zero emissions. Today, we have delivered over 20 GW of megawatt-class environmental energy technology to leading wind, marine and industrial customers throughout the world. We help our customers generate and use electricity cost efficiently and lower emissions. For more information, visit: www.theswitch.com.

Do you care for the environment? Interested in a sustainable future?
We offer you work in a growing and future-oriented field of business!

For the summer of 2024 we are looking for trainees to strengthen our teams in Vaasa and Lappeenranta. We wish you to be a student within a, for the specific task, suitable field and have good communication skills in Finnish and English. We hope you are excited to learn and give us a fresh look on things, as we are eager to both teach and learn from you!

Read more about our open tasks below, and let us know which task you are interested in. Please notice, applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

Open summer job positions

Electrical/Mechanical/Automation Engineer Trainees to join our High Power Converter team in Vaasa. The task can be tailored according to the applicant’s experience and wishes but includes participating in designing and testing of megawatt-class frequency converters and electric drives. Depending on your field of studies, previous knowledge of frequency converters or power electronics, 3D tools, mechanical assembly work or PLC programming are seen as assets but are in no way obligatory.

Technical Purchasing Trainees to join our purchasing team in either Vaasa or Lappeenranta. The task can be tailored according to the applicant’s experience and wishes but includes order backlog and invoice handling, indirect purchasing and sending requests for quotations. Technical knowledge in materials, manufacturing methods and drawings are seen as assets but are in no way obligatory.

Accounting Trainees to join our finance team in either Vaasa or Lappeenranta. The task can be created according to the applicant’s experience and wishes but includes processing of purchase invoices and other accounting tasks.

HR Coordinator Trainees to join our administration team in either Vaasa or Lappeenranta. The task can be created according to the applicant's experience and wishes but focuses on processes, records, and reports – and, of course, our people.

Why work with us?

We welcome you to work in a small-company atmosphere backed by a large multinational corporation, where you have the chance to grow and influence your own career path! We are the forerunners of new energy – and to excel at that, we take good care of our employees. To read more about the benefits of being one of us and to meet our leading minds, visit: https://theswitch.com/careers/

The salary for each trainee ranges between 1 900 € and 2 600 €/month + benefits and is set based on your education level and possible previous experience. Before the end of the summer, we offer the opportunity to discuss a possible continuation in the company, for example besides your studies.

How to apply

Please apply by February 29th, 2024 by adding your CV and/or personal letter. We notify all our applicants on the process in the beginning of April at the latest. If you have questions, we are happy to answer them, just send us an e-mail: [email protected].

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