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Vaasa, FI Helsinki, FI Turku, FI

Function:  Communications & Branding
Job Category:  Students & Graduates

Summer Power -Marketing & Communications

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality.

We want to transition the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  Want to join the ride?



We are hiring 500 students from all technical and business fields to work with us in different positions, located in Vaasa, Helsinki and Turku with remote opportunities and flexible ways of working.   


Together, we can create a sustainable future that we can all be proud of.  Join the crew this summer!  


In Summer Power Marketing and Communication, we offer versatile tasks related to content creation, documentation, writing and publishing text, social media posts and news. These positions can be situated in our local teams or in our global business driven teams within both Marine or Energy Business in Finland.      


As a trainee, you will have the opportunity to work in various areas of expertise depending on your interest, field of study and the team you are in, while making it possible for Wärtsilä to better our communication and grow our brand recognition on a global scale.    


All work for both in marketing and in communication teams, is guided by the Wärtsilä purpose and our visions of the future. You will work under task related targets, quality standards and guidelines with the support of experienced colleagues. Continuous development and innovation are a part of our culture, so you will also get the chance to help us develop our operations within your responsibility area.  



  • Producing content to different communications channels internally and externally 
  • Updating websites, communication channels and social media 
  • Writing, editing and translating texts and presentations 
  • Conducting interviews  
  • Taking photos & videos, and editing them 
  • Handling small campaigns or subprojects independently and coordinating updates for marketing materials 
  • Assistance in daily operational tasks  
  • Being an active member in the team and taking part in development activities 



We are looking for motivated students with a “can-do” attitude and interest towards both analytical and creative work. We value team players with the ability to cooperate in a multicultural environment. 


As an ideal candidate you have:  

  • On-going studies in a relevant field (B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Communication, Journalism, Marketing or equivalent)  
  • Working fluency in English, both written and spoken  
  • Excellent communication and organising skills 
  • A self-motivated, curious, creative, positive and enthusiastic nature 
  • An ability to work independently and effectively on multiple tasks 
  • Knowledge of digital communications channels. 
  • Good IT skills (Microsoft Office, content editing tools etc.) 


Seen as a benefit: 

  • Fluency in Finnish and Swedish 
  • Experience in areas like content creation, social media, photography and editing (Photoshop or similar)
  • Experience in creating, filming and editing video content  
  • Experience in content management tools (e.g. SharePoint) 
  • Experience in corporate communication, marketing or branding  
  • Courage to challenge status quo and bring up own opinions when brainstorming with the team. 


Some of the positions may have Finnish or Swedish as language requirements, so please remember to mention your language skills and proficiency levels in your CV. 


We Offer:  

  • Flexible ways of working 
  • Variety in your work with versatile tasks related to communication 
  • Opportunities for career development 
  • An international working environment with the best colleagues you could ask for!  
  • Opportunities to use your creativity and share your ideas  
  • Real possibilities to develop our practices with your input 
  • Organised activities for trainees throughout the summer  



Please apply by 28th February 2022. 


Attach your CV and application letter when applying through the system. You can also include a link to your video CV. In the application letter, tell us what kind of opportunities you are interested in, what motivates you and why you would make a great Wärtsilian. Remember to mention relevant knowledge and skills that you can already offer as an employee, including relevant studies and courses.  


Contact person to give further information: 

Please check the Q&A on our Careers site to find answers to your questions.   

Further information & questions on summer jobs via email summerpower@wartsila.com. 


Please note that the summer job positions are for students only. When selecting students for summer jobs, only applications sent through our recruitment system will be considered.  


Last application date: 28/02/2022

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.

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com.