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Job search information services

  • Service
  • Nationwide except the Åland Islands
  • Public service

Job search begins with obtaining information. Once you know how the labour market works, it will be easier for you to make decisions in your job search. Job search information services are data sets that allow you to independently obtain information about work, applying for work, professions, professional fields and their future prospects.

  • In the Avoimet työpaikat search service, you can view real time advertisements posted by employers and entrepreneurs to recruit staff or find a partner or successor for their business. You can use the Job Watch (Työpaikkavahti) service to receive email alerts about jobs postings that match your criteria.
  • The Tips for finding a job page contains job search instructions, including those on writing a job application and CV and preparing for an interview.
  • The Occupational Barometer (Ammattibarometri) features the TE Offices' assessments of the short-term outlook for key occupations. It can help you limit your search to areas where there is demand for your skills.
  • The Ammattinetti service offers information on the current and future employment situation. It contains descriptions of more than 50 professional fields, hundreds of occupations as well as interviews with people working in various professions and their stories about their own careers. Working life articles written by experts are concise reports on current trends and phenomena in the labour market

Do the following

Find information online independently. Using the information services is free of charge and you do not need to register as a job-seeker or to obtain any separate user ID.

  • The Avoimet työpaikat search service is available in Finnish and Swedish. You can also search job vacancies posted in English.
  • Tips for job-seeking are available in Finnish, Swedish and English.
  • The Occupational Barometer provides outlooks for occupations in Finnish and Swedish. Some of the information is also available in English.
  • Ammattinetti is in Finnish and Swedish.

To whom and on what terms

The service is free of charge.

Basic information

The service is provided byTE Office
Other responsible organisationsKainuu TE Office, Kaakkois-Suomi TE Office, Pohjanmaa TE Office, Lapland TE Office, Häme TE Office, Varsinais-Suomi TE Office, Etelä-Savo TE Office, Etelä-Pohjanmaa TE Office, Pohjois-Karjala TE Office, Pirkanmaa TE Office, Pohjois-Pohjanmaa TE Office, Pohjois-Savo TE Office, Satakunta TE Office, Uusimaa TE Office, Keski-Suomi TE Office
Responsible for the serviceTE Office
Area Whole Finland (except Åland)
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish, English
Text edited by: TE Office
Updated: 12/19/2019