“Lay the foundation for future cities.”

Work for Us

We at YIT build better living environments. In cooperation with our employees, partners and cities, we build homes where dreams come true and work premises where people feel at home. We build urban spaces that last from generation to generation, and make sure that countries with challenging weather conditions have top infrastructure. Our people are our greatest resource, and it is our priority to take good care of them. We are a significant European player with a warm heart.

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We employ around 5000 employees in 9 countries

Icon placementWe offer internships, summer jobs and thesis placements for altogether around 800 students annually in our operating countries

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Icon percentageOur personnel’s commitment index was 80% (personnel satisfaction).

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Join us?

Our recruitment is handled locally, with some exceptions.

Please contact the country which you are interested in to work and take your first step on your YIT career.

Working as a trainee at YIT?

We are looking for young talents to grow with us during their studies. We offer internships, summer jobs and thesis placements.

Take a look at our local web pages (links above) and take your first step on your YIT career. 

Careers and our values

Jari Paajanen

Site manager handles issues through discussion

YIT Site Manager Jari Paajanen went from Finnish tunnels to Swedish ones. Paajanen had a hunger for adventure, mulled over the decision for quite a while and, finally, left for Stockholm to build the Henriksdal wastewater treatment plant expansion under the E2 tunnel project.


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Marikki Makkonen

Development Engineer in environmental responsibility

Marikki Makkonen, 25, combines her passion for environmental responsibility, construction management system development and the needs of varying infrastructure projects in her work. The competence of a team of specialists from various backgrounds, the creativity needed in the job and a sufficient degree of challenge serve as the driving force for Marikki in developing her skills and her career.



Antti Jokela

Occupational safety means the ability to listen, the will to work together and the courage to care

Since 2017, Antti Jokela has worked as an Occupational Safety Manager for YIT’s Finnish branch. His practical experience from his years on construction sites and his ability to understand the bigger picture in projects is extremely useful in his current position.

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