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Hundreds of summer job vacancies waiting to be filled in Vantaa

The city of Vantaa is looking for hundreds of young people to fill summer job vacancies. There's 450 places on offer, including maintenance work at...

Vaasa facing job cuts as Wärtsilä axes 1200 worldwide

Finland's Wärtsilä Corporation has announced it's cutting 1200 jobs at its operations around the world, with 150 job losses coming to Finland. The company is...

Wonderer wanted: Seinäjoki ‘dream job’ up for grabs

Seinäjoki is offering a unique job to someone who wants to discover the city. For a salary of more than €8000 plus accommodation, the successful...

‘Everyone swallows a little pride’ as unions agree to government’s watered-down...

Finland Interior Minister Petteri Orpo (NCP) says that "everyone has had to swallow a bit of pride" after the country's largest trade union umbrella groups...

Security strike: “many companies would pay their receptionists better, but not...

Finland is facing yet another day of strikes, as thousands of security guards take part in industrial action over three days from Wednesday to...

Foreign Ministry hit by dozens of unresolved harassment accusations

A new report highlights a problem of unresolved harassment accusations in Finland's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ulkoministeriö. The Public Education Consultancy Organisation JUKO says there have been...

Unemployment figures continue to fall

Unemployment across all metrics continues to fall, according to the latest figures released today by Statistics Finland and the Economic & Employment Development Office...

Posti starts job cut negotiations

Finland's national postal service Posti is set to start negotiations on dozens of job cuts. Up to 72 employees are facing redundancy when talks with...

HKScan announces 165 job cuts at Finnish plants

One of the country's best-known food brands is cutting 165 jobs. Meat producer and food company HKScan announced the job losses today, after a period...

New plans to speed up residence permit applications for non-EU workers

The Finnish government wants to make it easier for people who come to the country for work to get residence permits. It's potentially good news...