The City of Helsinki employs approximately four thousand summer employees and substitutes every year during the summer job season, from May to September. Summer employees are hired for the care industry, as park employees, for various types of office work, as planning interns, as construction assistants and for sports facility maintenance work, among other roles. The Department of Social Services and Health Care in particular also needs students and trained personnel to cover annual leave.
A summer job gives you a real opportunity to take care of the city and its residents!
Applying for a summer job
The City of Helsinki's summer job recruitment period starts in January–February, and open jobs are announced throughout the spring. The recruitment of summer employees aged 16–17 for the 2018 summer job period starts 5th of March and closes 19th of March 4PM.
The application periods are announced in the news sections of the hel.fi and helsinkirekry.fi websites as well as on helsinkirekry's social media channels, among other places.
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