Be the future - Summer jobs

Read more about our summer jobs that do not require fluent Finnish from this site. Application period lasts until the end of February 2017.

UPM offers about 1000 summer jobs annually in different parts of Finland. 96% of last year’s summer workers recommend UPM as an employer. In fact, many of our summer workers return to our professional community the following year. We offer various jobs for English speakers at our global functions. Summer jobs are at our production facilities require fluent Finnish.

Summer jobs offer a great opportunity for exploring whether UPM could be your future employer on a more permanent basis. It can also help you find out which part of UPM's diverse operations suit you best. Identifying your specific area of interest may prove helpful when planning the rest of your studies.

In general, we value applicants who have positive and energetic attitude as well as self-initiative and sense of responsibility. In these positions excellent English skills are a prerequisite. Other language skills are considered a bonus.

Application time for the summer 2017 has ended.

Apply for summer jobs with the link below. After submitting your application, you will receive a confirmation to your email.

Please note that we start making the selections already during the application period. The interviews for summer jobs will be held latest in March - April. We will inform all applicants as soon as the decision of the selection has been made.

If you have any further questions or need support with submitting your application please contact us at or +358 20 414 6600.

Global functions support our businesses all over the world. We value applicants who have positive and energetic attitude as well as self-initiative and sense of responsibility. In these positions excellent English skills are a prerequisite and other language skills are seen as an asset. Tasks are varied an challenging and we are mainly looking for higher degree students of relevant fields of studies.


Our head office, the Biofore House is located in Helsinki. We offer summer jobs in IT, communications, sourcing, supply chain, environment and responsibility, finance and control and HR. Our working community is international and daily working language is English.


Our global service center in Tampere offers summer jobs in IT, financial services, sourcing, customer service and invoicing as well as in our Energy trading center. The headquarter of our Timber business offers summer jobs in supply chain, customer service and invoicing.


UPM Logistics offers summer jobs in both operational and administrative teams. Operational tasks are in Sea Traffic Operations and administrative tasks include invoicing, master data maintenance, customer clearance and logistics analytics.


The headquarters of Plywood business offers summer jobs in research and development as well as in supply chain and stakeholder relations.
Biocomposites headquarters offers summer jobs in supply chain and customer service. Good skills in French are an asset, and work starts already in the spring when the terrace building season starts.


The Research Center at Kaukas mill integrate offers summer jobs in research and development. You will work as a project research assistant or independently at the laboratory.

Visit the Finnish pages for more information in Finnish about summer jobs in Finland »