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Fastems is now looking for Summer Trainees 2023! Join us, become part of our #Fastemsians work community and grow to be a future professional. Read more and come catch your dream summer job!

Fastems provides high-end manufacturing systems, software and services globally, with the mission of helping metalworking manufacturers increase productivity. From automating a single machine tool to delivering a complete factory system, Fastems designs intelligent factory automation solutions for cutting-edge organizations in industries such as aerospace and production technology.

There are over 500 of us, and we like to keep our ways of working agile. We believe in our unique company culture that serves as the key to our continuous renewal. At Fastems you’ll get to work with some of the brightest people in the industry, so every day is an opportunity to learn something new.




As a Purchasing Trainee, you will be working in an active role in the purchasing team of seven experienced professionals. Your main duty will be to ensure that production and installation sites globally get needed materials and services on time with good price and quality ratio.


Your daily tasks will include operative purchasing, monitoring and improving supplier’s performances. You will be the main contact for suppliers in Finland as well as abroad during the summer vacation season and work closely with internal and external stakeholders.

 You have great communication and negotiation skills and ability to communicate fluently in Finnish and English. You have independent, well-organized working methods and can-do attitude also under the pressure.


As a person you are self-driven and systematic with a can-do attitude. You should be able to make decisions also independently. You naturally maintain an open and positive atmosphere in a team. You are eager to learn as in this position you have an opportunity to grow into purchasing professional. Any previous working experience in industrial industry is considered as an advantage.

Many of our former Summer Trainees have continued working with us also after the summer as we offer flexible options for working besides your studies. 

Why Fastems?

At Fastems, you’ll work with state-of-the-art tools in one of the top companies of a rapidly growing industry. We offer you a wide range of possibilities for personal growth and we are excellent at training solid professionals for the future. We support the well-being of Fastemsians with different events, we have recently renovated our Lahdesjärvi headquarters and they are great!

Interested in joining us #fastemsians?

Send your application together with your CV via the Fastems online recruitment tool by February 28th the latest. Please apply soon as the search will be closed once suitable trainees are found.


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