GRK Rail – Management Trainee Programme

Have you recently finished your studies in engineering or infrastructure? Do you want to take a deep dive into the world of railway construction and maintenance in a sustainably operating rail construction company? Are you interested in taking a sneak peek into the challenging and exciting front-line of managing railway projects? Apply to our Management Trainee Programme!

What is the GRK Rail – Management Trainee Programme? 

• The GRK Rail – Management Trainee Programme is aimed at recently graduated university or UAS students with background in engineering or other relevant fields of infrastructure. 
• Trainee positions are paid, full-time and last from 9 to 12 months. 
• The positions are located in Finland, Sweden and Estonia and during the trainee months you will gain international experience from working in several projects within these countries. 
• The purpose of the Trainee Programme is to find the right person with the right mindset and experience to take on management roles at GRK’s rail projects. 

What does the Trainee Programme offer? 

• A unique experience tailored to the trainees’ diverse talents 
• Practical experience in the management of railway construction and maintenance projects, taking on progressively more responsibility 
• Chance to work with various operational and support groups to learn all the aspects of the business
• Chance to meet and learn from skilled and experienced people within the rail industry
• Chance to develop your own expertise for the career of your life
• At the end of the trainee period, we hope to see your career continue at GRK 

What is required from a Trainee?

• Strong motivation to learn and develop one’s skills
• Enthusiasm towards the rail industry 
• A positive and curious mind and a proactive way of working
• Flexibility to move between projects and countries 
• An educational background in engineering, infrastructure, or other relevant fields
• Work experience in railway or infrastructure projects is a big plus, also experience in other areas of construction industry will be appreciated
• Excellent skills in English and fluency in one of the following languages: Finnish, Swedish or Estonian  

How to apply for the GRK Rail – Management Trainee Programme? 

• Fill in the application form here. Attach your CV and a motivational letter in English. 
• One of GRK’s values is We don’t waste time, so we suggest you don’t either! Send your application as soon as possible, but no later than on 31 March 2022. 
• Suitable applicants will be contacted, and interviews held already during the application period. 

We look forward to your application!