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Summer Trainee, Mechanical Engineering in Nationwide Finland at KaVo Kerr

Date Posted: 2/3/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: KAV003704

About Us

KaVo Kerr is one of the world’s largest dental companies and among the largest health technology companies in Finland. Our dental imaging devices represent highest technology and knowledge within the industry and are among the market leader brands. Our way of working is driven by Lean methods and processes, and we are committed to continuous improvement. While working with us over the summer you will learn what, e.g., daily management, 5S, muda and PSP mean.


Summer trainee positions in Mechanical Engineering

As a project team member your tasks will include designing, changing or testing parts of our products or production tools and jigs. The mechanical engineering team is responsible for the complete life-cycle of our products, starting from early ideation and concepts, prototyping and testing and ending with the maintenance of the products in production.  You will work together with experienced colleagues and have an opportunity to put your skills and knowledge into work with various tasks.

Job Requirements


We expect you to have technical background or ongoing studies at Master´s or Bachelor´s level in Mechanical Engineering or another relevant technical field. We appreciate an active and positive can-do mindset and a proactive approach to work. Having a curios mind, willingness to share your own ideas and perform a variety of work assignments help you get versatile tasks to suit your interests and expand your skills. 

Your summer job will start as agreed and last for a period of three to five months. There are also opportunities to do your Master’s Thesis or another degree diploma for us. For first- and second-year students we recommend applying summer job at our manufacturing.

Please send your application, CV and transcript of study records by March 3rd, 2019. Please note that applications are processed, and candidates may be chosen already during the application period, so apply sooner rather than later.

Unfortunately, we are not able to take any phone calls concerning summer jobs, but in case we have a position for you, you will hear from during March.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher's Dental Platform is a $3B global business focused on all aspects of dental care.  With the intention to spin-off the Dental Platform to become its own public company in the second half of 2019, “Dental Co” will become one of the largest and most innovative dental companies in the world.  We are changing the face of dentistry with our differentiated portfolio of products designed to serve every dental professional’s need. It is our mission to make our dentist's work simpler and better connected so more patients are cared for in a shorter time. Our dental brands include traditional consumables and equipment (KaVo Kerr) and specialty products (Ormco and Nobel Biocare).