Work towards clean transport
At Terrafame, every employee – from dump truck drivers to electrical automation designers and process technology experts – works to combat climate change. We have work for people who want to do their best. That is our goal every day, and that is why the carbon footprint of our battery chemicals is considerably smaller than the industry average. We are the choice of responsible customers – so why wouldn't you choose us too.
Our production chain, located in Sotkamo, Kainuu region, is unique. We have the largest nickel reserves in Europe. Responsibly produced battery chemicals are produced through several different stages of production, in the same factory area. Our battery chemicals plant is one of the largest in the world. So with us you can learn and progress in your career endlessly!
We are pioneers. We utilize bioleaching in nickel sulphate production as the only one in the world. This guarantees a low carbon footprint for our product. For us, developing is part of our everyday work. Terrafame's personnel are united not only by persistence, but also by ingenuity.
Terrafame's personnel includes about 800 professionals. We take care of our employees. We want everyone to be the star of their own career and shine at what they do. We help you grow as a professional and improve your talents. You can get support from our concares. You can study professional and specialist qualifications in the form of apprenticeship. For college studies, you get paid time off.
We organize our shifts so that you can fit into your life what is most important — your family and hobbies. Our shift work mostly revolves around a 4-6 rhythm, where four 12-hour days are followed by six days off. So you have a long free period for recovery every shift cycle. On the day shift, you can take advantage of flexible working hours. Our pay is fair and our successes are rewarded with bonuses.
We and our coworkers are so comfortable that they are also met at our numerous leisure activities. We encourage movement with exercise vouchers and other benefits. Kainuu has excellent opportunities for leisure all year round!