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Vaasa, FI Helsinki, FI Turku, FI

Function:  Supply Chain Management
Job Category:  Students & Graduates

Summer Power - Sales, Purchasing and Supply Chain

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 Sales, Purchasing and Supply Chain we offer versatile tasks related to sales and purchasing processes with stakeholder cooperation, material management and sourcing. These positions can be situated within both Marine or Energy Business on a local or global scale in Finland.      


As a multinational company, we also offer other material management related positions for the summer. These possibilities, such as in relation to Supply Chain Management, are included in this application category. 



All work for both Purchasing, Sales and Supply Chains within different Wärtsilä functions, 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. Part of your responsibility will be to support your team in daily tasks while conducting independent tasks within your responsibility area.  


You will also be in close cooperation with relevant internal and external stakeholders. In this category the tasks may include things like: documentation, supplier communication, quotation processing, procurement, preparing services product proposals, handling sales support, Invoice handling, conducting customer analyses and managing and measuring supplier quality levels. But ultimately depend on the specific area and team you are working in.  


Continuous development and innovation are a part of our culture, so you will get the chance to help us develop our operations in your area of expertise. More specific tasks will be determined based on your interests, experience and field of study. 


In the Summer Power campaign, we have trainee possibilities for instance in the following functions: 

  • Purchasing  
  • Indirect Purchasing 
  • Sales & Sales Support 
  • Logistics  
  • Supply Chain and Material Management 


We are looking for motivated proactive students with a development-oriented attitude. We value team players and 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 Engineering, Industrial Management, Economics or equivalent)  
  • Working fluency in English, both written and spoken  
  • Negotiation and problem-solving skills  
  • Strong communication skills  
  • Target oriented and analytical way of working 
  • The ability to work in team and remote networks 


Seen as a benefit: 

  • Knowledge and/or experience in programs like: SAP, MES, PowerBI  
  • Knowledge of mechanical manufacturing processes.  
  • Ability to read Mechanical/Electrical DRWs. 
  • The ability to work independently and effectively on multiple tasks with time constraints 
  • Understanding of export and import procedures  
  • Experience in logistics, sales, purchasing or supply chain management 
  • Knowledge of Incoterms, logistics processes, forwarding, international trade 



We Offer:  

  • Flexible ways of working
  • The opportunity to work with latest software technologies  
  • Freedom and responsibility over your work with variety of tasks

  • Opportunities for career development 
  • Smart, supportive colleagues who will guide your development
  • 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 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:  www.wartsila.com .