Job searching

The Union offers tools, assistance, and support for those searching for a job in different life situations. These pages contain information and tips for the different stages of your job search.

Curriculum vitae

The curriculum vitae is an attachment to the job application that gives an overview of the candidate’s job experience, training, and other skills, and includes a summary of the candidate’s core skills and strengths.

Job application

Check out the career tips from the Union’s Career Specialists, which help you write a job application that works! The tips tell you how to market your skills in the job application.

Job interview

It is worth practicing for a job interview – especially if much time has passed since you last interviewed for a job. It is good to go through any questions and answers before the interview.

Job board

The Union's Job board connects employees and employers in the field of technology, providing jobs at all stages of working life. You can search vacant positions and create job alerts that will send jobs matching your criteria to your email address. The service is provided by Duunitori in cooperation with the Union of Professional Engineers in Finland.

Career Specialist supports you in your job search

A Career Specialist who is particularly familiar with the job search process for engineering and other technical experts will review your job application documents and make comments. This will enable you to better develop your application and succeed in the job search.

Guidance is done by phone, Teams, or email, depending on the situation and needs.

Regional employment projects to support your job search

The Union of Professional Engineers in Finland and some of its Membership organizations have been involved in setting up projects to support employment, where multidisciplinary groups are trying to find solutions to unemployment. There is a wide range of high-quality training courses and events, as well as small group activities available.

Uusimaa: Työnhakuveturi ja Rekryboosteri
Tampere: Uratehdas
Oulu: Uranoste
Turku: Urapurje

Going abroad to work?

As companies become more global, more and more people will be able to work abroad.

The Union offers tips for finding work abroad and information that needs to be taken into account before traveling.