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Your Employer of the Future

Student Day On 11 April, 2024


See the participating companies

Find your future employer at Pulp & Beyond

At the Pulp & Beyond you have an opportunity to meet wood processing industry representatives of companies who will introduce you to the employing possibilities in the industry. You will also get inspiring tips for job hunting from the representatives and the event programme!


The event will be held on Thursday 11 April, 2024.

What is the event about?

The Employer of the Future theme day gives you the opportunity to: explore career opportunities in the wood processing industry, meet recruiters, listen to the career stories of former students and participate in panel discussions to help you find your career path.

Who is it for?

The Employer of the Future theme day is free for all students. If you are studying in the field of wood processing or interested in employment opportunities in the industry, the theme day is the perfect place for you. The age limit for the event is 16 years old.


You get to meet and discuss directly with business executives and recruiters, as well as create vital contacts for your career. In addition, you will get a better understanding of future job opportunities and gain a comprehensive insight into wood processing industry.

The Student Day culminates in the Students’ After work event!

Students’ After work on April 11 starting at 2 p.m. at the Paddington Pub in Messukeskus.

During the day at the event, visit the booths of the companies participating in the Employer of the Future Day and collect stamps on your passport! Once you’ve collected enough stamps, you get to enjoy bubbly drinks at the After work event!

After work event sponsors:

ANDRITZ, Honeywell, Kemira, Metsä Group, Runtech Systems, Sappi, Schaeffler, Valmet, VTT

Excursion to Stockholm – registration opens on 2 February, 2024!

As a very special ending of the Pulp & Beyond week, PI will organize an excursion to Stockholm. The cruise will depart from Helsinki on 11 April and arrive back in the morning of April 13 . Excursion includes interesting and rarely available visits to AFRY headquarters and Stora Enso Innovation Centre in Stockholm.

  • Excursion is free of charge (small no-show or late cancellation charge will apply)
  • In order to attend excursion you need to visit Pulp & Beyond 2024 event in Messukeskus
  • There is a limited number of seats (max 80 people), so reserve your seat fast!

You can recognise the companies participating in the Future Employer theme day by this sign.

The stands marked with this badge are prepared for the day and are happy to discuss your career goals with you! So please feel free to approach the company representatives if you want to hear and know more about the company.

Companies participating the Employer of the Future day

Andtritz / booth A48

Enthusiastic about working at the forefront of future engineering technologies that contribute to a sustainable future? Want to be part of our empowering community of passionate minds? Are you looking for career opportunities in an organization that provides solutions driving decarbonization, circular economy and environmentally sound energy generation?

We are looking for individuals who share our passion and commitment to future engineering solutions that shape the world. We recruit individuals with various backgrounds to bring new ideas and perspectives to our business. We appreciate your ability to collaborate, network and find solutions together. However, your motivation to learn matters much more to us than your previous experiences.

Every day, ANDRITZ continues to deliver successful innovative solutions to our customers globally.  We are at the forefront of future engineering technologies, with solutions that ensure the success of our clients in key industries shaping the future of the world we live in. Come meet our experts at Pulp and Beyond booth no. A48!

Get to know Andritz

Honeywell / booth C9

We believe what happens tomorrow is determined by what we do today. Make an Impact. Make Real Connections. Make the Best You. Be a #Futureshaper.

career at honeywell

Kemira / booth A7

Get to know kemira

Masspap Oy / booth B47

By visiting our stand, you can get to know many international suppliers with state-of-the-art solutions for pulp & paper industry and also other industries like biogas production and waste water treatment. There’s a versatile selection of different solutions and technologies. Make sure to try out our anti-collision system for forklifts while visiting our stand.

In our work we have an amazing opportunity to see numerous production facilities in first hand, get to know different processes and machinery while helping our customers enhancing their production. We have a job opening for B2B sales during 2024 and we’d be excited to meet new talents!

read more about masspap oy

Measurlabs / booth B42

Measurlabs offers interesting job opportunities for graduates interested in laboratory testing of biobased products and materials. We are a growth company in the laboratory testing industry, working in the spirit of a startup to make testing services easily available for industry professionals working with R&D and quality control. We combine the best analyses of 900+ laboratories around the world into one service, offering our customers all the tests they need in one place. We serve for example biorefineries, packaging manufacturers, startups developing novel biobased materials,  and many other industries.

When working at us as a testing expert, you get to familiarize with R&D projects and quality assurance processes of a range of innovative companies, helping them to get all the tests they need. We offer endless opportunities to learn about different analysis methods and regulations related to product quality and safety, and have tightly knit team of young professionals with a strong drive and passion for what we do.




Metsä Group /  booth C12

At Metsä Group’s stand you will see and feel the latest innovations made from wood fibre. Come and meet our HR representatives who are happy to tell you about Metsä Group as an employer and career opportunities, anonymous recruitment and how we take into account the diversity of job applicants.

During the short speeches at our stand, tasty refreshments are served. Come and enjoy!


Nipman Paper Technology / booth A21

Company Nipman Paper Technology was founded by me Robert Clayhills in year 2000. With the basic idea to sell and market “State of The Art Technology and process solutions” to paper industry in Nordic Countries. Have been very succesful in several products with high market share today. Looking for some one to continue may work. Pls see

You are welcome to visit me at booth A21/A28. PS: A most interesting and rewarding opportunity indeed.


Puunjalostusinsinöörit – Finnish Forest Product Engineers’ Association / booth C5

Meet us at booth C5 and join our network! Puunjalostusinsinöörit ry (PI), Finnish Forest Products Engineers’ Association, is a network for professionals and corporations within the bioforest industry. The Association combines the competence and perspectives of professionals and corporations in the bioforest industry in a unique manner. We focus on enabling networking, developing the competence of professionals, supporting renewal in the bioforest industry, and helping companies to break into international markets. For students and young professionals PI offers a treasure trove of possibilities: scholarships, international trainee opportunities, mentoring, and exclusive events designed to launch your career into new heights.

Join us and connect with a dynamic community of over 2,600 professionals and 50 leading corporations. At PI, your future in the bioforest industry is forest-based and bright.

And that’s not all! By joining PI during the expo, you’ll be gifted a stylish thermos bottle featuring elegant wooden accents on the cork – a perfect companion for your adventures ahead. Don’t miss this opportunity to stay hydrated in style while making meaningful connections. See you at booth C5!

Get to know Puunjalostusinsinöörit

Rejlers Finland / booth C24

Do you want to join one of the leading engineering consultancy firm in the Nordics?

With cutting-edge expertise, Rejlers helps companies, public authorities and other organisations meet tomorrow’s societal challenges. With operations in Sweden, Finland, Norway and the United Arab Emirates, we offer versatile and impactful job opportunities in industry, construction, energy and infrastructure.

At our stand C24 you´ll meet our experts as well as our recruit team members. You can ask about open positions and trainee possibilities. Learn more at

Welcome to Rejlers!

get to know Rejlers Finland

Runtech Systems / booth B44

We are a steadily growing business addressing the most pressing challenges of our customers – energy consumption, machine efficiency and operator safety. We help our customers globally to meet their environmental targets, such as CO2 reduction. We are a part of Ingersoll Rand, a global market leader with a broad range of innovative and mission-critical air, fluid, energy and medical technologies. Visit our booth to discuss market leading vacuum system technology, see our runnability demos, enjoy refreshments and pick up your very own Runtech fabric brand to your student overalls.

get to know Runtech Systems

Sappi / booth C25

Sappi is a leading global provider of everyday materials made from woodfibre-based renewable resources. As a diversified, innovative and trusted leader focused on sustainable processes and products, we are building a more circular economy by making what we should, not just what we can.

Together, we’re working to build a culture where people thrive in their careers, from the forests and mills to sales and central offices. Where differences are celebrated, and where everyone feels valued and engaged.

You are warmly welcome to visit our stand C25, to meet our people and hear more about Sappi and Kirkniemi Mill.

Get to know Sappi

Schaeffler / booth C16

Do you want to know about innovations that are changing the industry? Are you looking for a job in truly great team?

Schaeffler has rapidly growing Industrial IoT Solution Center in Jyväskylä / Tampere, and we are interested to meet potential future team mates. Our team has excellent track record in innovating new ground breaking solutions for global scale, such as OPTIME wireless condition monitoring and smart lubrication solutions. We work with Internet of Things technologies, applying embedded and cloud software with specific application knowhow for industrial applications. As an industrial giant, Schaeffler offers inspiring and international working environment.

Welcome to hear and see more at our Lifetime Solutions booth C16! We might have some eye catching give aways as well 🙂




Stora Enso / booth C17

Welcome to our stand to discuss what the future of work looks like and how you would describe your ideal future employer. You’ll be warmly greeted by our People and Culture team as well as other Stora Enso professionals. See you soon!


Sulzer Pumps Finland Oy / booth B64

Are you curious and eager to achieve great results in your field of expertise? ✨

Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable. 💎

Flow into our booth B64 at Pulp & Beyond 2024 for a coffee and chocolate mixed with industry news and to explore the career opportunities at Sulzer. 🏆🙌


Sweco / booth B54

At Sweco there is no distant future, as we are already planning it today. Designing cities of the future and our environment requires innovations, strong technological know-how and new experts with a burning passion for taking part in designing a more sustainable society.
We provide primarily technology students in the final stretch of their studies with opportunities for both summer training and part-time work during their studies – and, consequently, opportunities for carrying out their thesis work.

get to know sweco

UPM kymmene / booth C15

🚀 Meet and greet UPMers and get inspired by their career stories while exploring our products. This is also a good opportunity to learn about our Graduate Programme. Next time the Graduate programme is open for applications in January 2025.

☕ Enjoy coffee at our stand. Claim your UPM badge

🌞 Every year hundreds of students thrive while working during the summer, showcasing their skills and passion. Application time for summer 2025 trainees opens in December 2024.

See you at the UPM stand, where your journey to a future beyond fossils begins! ✨


Valmet / booth B11

Would you like to know more of Valmet’s technologies that help shape a more sustainable future? Are you interested in our career possibilities that we offer for students, would you like to work in the interesting projects and experience an energetic work culture? Visit our stand to create important career contacts and update your CV with our HR professionals.

Come and meet us at our stand B11!


VTT / booth B14

Unlock your potential at VTT´s stand! Dive into innovation and explore endless opportunities with us. Discover cutting-edge technologies, engage in hands-on demos, and network with VTTers. Don´t miss out on a chance to ignite your future!