Information in English

What is Nordjobb?

Nordjobb is a Nordic labor market exchange program for youths, that arranges summer jobs for young people in the Nordic countries. Nordjobb also assists the applicant in finding accommodation and offers recreational activities as part of our leisure time program.

The jobs on offer are mainly traditional summer jobs including farming, hotel or youth hostels, cleaning services, factory and/or warehouse work, as well as jobs in nursing homes and within transport and the haulage industry.

Who can apply? 

To be eligible to apply you must meet the following requirements:

  •    You are a citizen of a EU country or a Nordic country
  •    You have adequate basic knowledge and comprehension of a Nordic language
  •    You are between 18 and 28 years of age

Do you meet the requirements? Apply for Nordjobb arrow-anchor

Please note that your application must be written in Swedish, Danish or Norwegian.
We do not accept applications in English, Finnish or Icelandic.

What is the aim?

The aim of Nordjobb is to increase the mobility of young people on the common Nordis labour market and also to help strengthening said labour market. Nordjobb also tries to increase the knowledge of languages and cultures in the Nordic region. The program was first initiated in 1985, and has since provided summer jobs for more than 25.000 people.

Our main financiers are the Nordic Council of Ministers, the Nordic governments and the Norden associations. Nordjobb is a nonprofit project, and is always free of charge for both contractors and participants.