About this event
Work in Lapland – Welcome to Finland is a recruitment event taking place on September the 27th 2017 between 10-16 (CET).
Don’t miss out on your chance to find work and to experience a little bit of winter magic.
This event is part of the European Job Days Initiative – a series of recruitment fairs taking place on and off line across Europe. Join us online and meet employers from Lapland. Take the chance to discover the different opportunities that the winter season in Finnish Lapland offers in the tourism, catering and hotel sectors:
- hotel workers (receptionists, cleaning staff etc.);
- restaurant workers (waiters, cooks etc.);
- ski lift operators;
- safari guides (reindeer, husky & horse handlers, snow mobile operators);
- Santa Claus helpers, amusement park workers;
- Santa Claus;
Join the event, register, submit your application, chat with employers, be interviewed and get a job.
In recent years, Finnish Lapland has experienced steady growth within the tourism, hotel and catering sectors, particularly during the winter season. The interest in Lapland attractions such as winter activities, the northern lights and Santa Claus has demonstrated impressive and sustained expansion. Higher visitor numbers has prompted an influx of investment, while the greater demand for services means a greater need for workers.
It should be noted that the summer season in Finnish Lapland has also experienced increased demand for workers in recent years, particularly within the Finnish archipelago.
This event is a unique chance to take advantage of these newly emerging markets and opportunities.
Work in Lapland will also include useful information on living and working in Finland, covering topics such as taxes and social security issues.
For employers from Finnish Lapland, this event is the perfect opportunity to promote your recruitment needs throughout Europe. You’ll have the chance to meet a wide range of job seekers offering different language skills, qualifications and experience. The event is focused exclusively on the Tourism, Hotel and Catering sectors for employers from Finnish Lapland.
To join us on the 27th of September 2017 at Work in Lapland, European (Online) Job Day, you have to register in advance! There is a registration link at the top of the page.
We are looking forward to your registration and participation in our event.
Information for jobseekers
Looking for work within the tourism and hospitality fields? Then this recruitment event is for you!
Take part online and meet employers from the Finnish Lapland looking for people across Europe with your profile and skills.
Save the date!
27th of September 2017, between 10-16 (CET)
The Work in Lapland event offers a chance for you and the employers within the tourism and hospitality fields in Lapland to connect online. You will be able to participate no matter where you are.
To get the most out of the event you should register beforehand. Having done so, you’ll have access to a wide range of features on offer, as well as regular updates about the event itself.
How to participate:
- Register as a visitor (participation is free)
- Read more about the exhibitors: companies, info points
- Browse through the job offers
- Submit your application (through the platform) to employers with the offers that fit your profile
- When an employer responds to your application with suggestions for an interview time, select the one which is most convenient
- Make a positive presentation of yourself to the employer
Employers are continuously joining the event so regular visits to the website are good way to stay updated. This will also enable you to stay up to date with the information we’ll regularly be adding concerning employers and living and working in Lapland and Finland.
Take part in the Work in Lapland event and help us make Lapland a unique experience for visitors.
Come work in Lapland!
See you on 27th of September 2017 between 10-16 (CET).