Let’s make science work for hope next summer! – VTT Summer of Changemakers traineeships
Let’s face it, 2020 was a mess. But this summer, we can make a change for the better. Join a community of world-class problem solvers, tackling the greatest challenges of our time. Together, we can turn these challenging times into a hopeful future. Apply now for the VTT Summer of Changemakers traineeships.
Do you want to start changing the world for the better next summer? Are you all about science and technology or passionate about business and people? Would you like to develop your skills and use them to tackle the greatest challenges of our time?
VTT Summer of Changemakers 2021 is looking for you. We offer over 30 truly meaningful summer traineeships, where you get to challenge yourself and build your career in a community of brilliant minds. We are one of Europe’s leading research organisations. We turn global challenges – from climate change and resource sufficiency to industrial renewal and smart healthcare – into sustainable growth with the latest and best tools of science and technology. Now, we are looking for passionate changemakers – you – to join us as summer trainees.
Our Human Resources team of 30 professionals is now looking for a new colleague! Our team goals are to support people development, talent acquisition & employer branding, well-being, as well as to provide services related to employment, payroll and legal issues. By collaborative ways of working, we drive positive impact with people, businesses and society and support the positive employee experience among all VTT’ers.
As a Human Resources Trainee, your role will be supporting the activities related to people development and talent acquisition at VTT. Together with your colleagues, your target is to support planning and running of our training and development programs, as well as ensure smooth recruitment process flow with good candidate experience.
The traineeship duration is altogether four months with ideal starting date in early May.
We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague with can-do attitude and service-mindset. You might have already gathered some experience in the field of human resources, but your attitude and ability to learn new things counts for much more than previous experience. In your studies, you have focused on human resources, organisation and management or other relevant field.
You carry out tasks in a persistent and precise way. We are looking for a person who is proactive, enjoys versatile tasks and can adapt to a changing work environment. In addition, you have good interpersonal and communication skills, both in Finnish and English.
We promise meaningful projects, where you get to take on real responsibility: helping our community thrive as part of our human resources team. You’ll be supported and encouraged every step of the way by your team, learning from the top experts in your field. And you’ll get to discover our community of over 2000 experts representing more than 40 nationalities working across cutting-edge fields of science and technology.
All VTT Summer of Changemakers traineeships are paid and the duration is usually between 3 and 6 months. The exact starting date can be discussed. Positions are filled as soon as we find the right candidate.
Please read more of VTT Summer of Changemakers from here: https://www.vttresearch.com/en/summer-changemakers
For more information about the position, you can contact Sari Ek-Petroff, Manager, Learning & Development, (tel. +358 40 760 6626) by phone on January 12 at 9 - 9.30, January 21 at 9 - 9.30, January 25 at 15.30 - 16 or February 4 at 15.30 - 16.
Come, curious minds and clever changemakers! Prepare your CV and cover letter, and send in your application by the 7th of February. The position is filled as soon as we find the right candidate.
Let’s change the world for the better next summer.
VTT is one of Europe's leading research organisations, a visionary innovation partner for businesses and society. We bring hope to the world by turning the greatest challenges of our time into sustainable growth with cutting-edge science and technology. We employ a community of over 2000 world-class problem-solvers across fields of science and business. Our turnover and other operating income 258 M€. You can familialise yourself with VTT's research infra from here.
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