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IT trainee positions available at Centria’s IT Services

Centria University of Applied Sciences IT Services is offering summer job positions to Centria UAS students for the period of 1.6.2023 – 31.8.2023.

We are looking for two applicants who need to earn work placement credits. All students are welcome to apply for the position. This work will count as professional work placement for IT students.

Other criteria include:

Work tasks include the general tasks of the Helpdesk and computer repair as well as renovation work. Helpdesk tasks include the installation and maintenance of computers, as well as problem solving tasks for staff and students. The work is done mainly in Kokkola, but some tasks may be in Pietarsaari and Ylivieska campuses. Driver’s license will be considered as an advantage for the applicant. We will give the needed training to perform the necessary work duties.

Work hours will be agreed with the selected applicants. Usually work hours are 7h and 15mins, 5 days a week, Monday to Friday. Work hours do not include a lunch break. Ability and willingness to work after the summer during autumn and spring term will be considered as an advantage for the applicant. These work hours will be agreed separately.

The salary is based in accordance with the Centria’s policy on remuneration which takes applicants’ study credits into account.

Qualified applicants must send a CV and an informal letter of application via email to The title must be “Job Application Helpdesk”. The deadline for application is 22.5.2023. You must indicate your current amount of study and work placement credits and the degree program in which you are studying. Please also indicate the desired work hours and if you are able to work during autumn and spring term. We will invite selected candidates for an interview and will inform all applicants of our decision no later than 26.5.2023.