Technician, apprenticeship

Technician, apprenticeship

Rusko, Turku, Loimaa, Aura, Lieto
Employment type
Permanent, Full-time
Deadline for applications

Get a permanent job from the market leader of their field and an official vocational education at the same time! Apply now to the VAK Academy in Vahto and build yourself a long-term career as a technician.

As a technician you do versatile installation and assembly work with heavy transport equipment. Your work tasks include e.g., mechanical installation work, welding, fiberglass and woodwork, as well as many other heavy equipment installation tasks.

VAK Academy is an apprenticeship where you complete an official professional qualification alongside work. The duration of the training is about one year, and its content is tailored to your skills, interests, and previous experience. The studies include e.g. machine installation and parts of the carpentry degree. Your salary will be paid in accordance with the Finnish collective agreement in the industrial field (TES) already during the training.

Whether you are already an experienced worker or just starting out on your career, VAK Academy is the opportunity for you!

We offer you:

  • The opportunity to acquire an official professional qualification in the field alongside a permanent job.
  • A tailored and comprehensive training to become a specialist in heavy equipment installation.
  • Varied work tasks and the opportunity to constantly develop your skills.
  • The opportunity to work for the market leader of their field.

You are a suitable applicant if you:

  • Already have some work experience or skills acquired from e.g., a previous job, school, or hobbies.
  • Are motivated and eager to learn new things and have a good attitude towards working.
  • Are in good physical shape.
  • Have the capability to work in a 2-shift rotation.
  • Have a car in your disposal due to the location of the work environment.
  • Already live in Finland and have a work permit

To be considered to this position, you need to be able to speak Finnish as a working language. Instructions are only in Finnish language, and also the management speaks Finnish.

What is an apprenticeship?

  • In the apprenticeship you work and study at the same time. By the end of the apprenticeship, you will get an official professional certification from the Finnish high-quality educational system and a permanent job position as a technician.
  • Studying mainly takes place at the workplace. In addition, you participate in lectures at a school a few times a month. The duration of the apprenticeship is about one year.
  • You will be paid already during the training period.
  • The apprenticeship is aimed at both those at the beginning of their working careers and more experienced workers. The content of the apprenticeship will be tailored to your skills and knowledge.

VAK Academy begins during the spring of 2023. We start interviewing applicants immediately, so make sure to apply now!

For more information, please be in contact with Pilvi Ruohonen (+358406891184) from Barona


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Pilvi Ruohonen
Pilvi Ruohonen

VAK Oy designs and manufactures high-quality transport solutions for heavy equipment. Numerous own innovations, modern production methods and long experience have made VAK a trendsetter in the industry and one of Northern Europe's most significant manufacturers of transport equipment. VAK products are manufactured from start to finish near Turku, in Vahto.

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