7 Jun 2024, 9:03 CET

Billerud ranked top employer among engineering and IT Students

In the annual Karriärföretagen – a leading Swedish career polling company - survey among students regarding the most attractive future employers, Billerud takes first place among master engineering students and second place among bachelor engineering students. Among IT students, Billerud ranks within the top ten most attractive employers. Karriärföretagen’s motivation for naming Billerud as a “Career Company 2024” highlights its commitment to a sustainable future and a positive work environment.

"This result is a fantastic confirmation of our long-term efforts to create an inspiring and learning work environment. Especially in Europe, where there is a shortage of engineers, it is particularly gratifying to see that tomorrow’s engineers see a future with us. We are incredibly proud and see this as a testament that today’s students appreciate our dedication for innovation, sustainability, and employee development," says Kajsa Mühlenfels, Vice President HR Europe at Billerud.

The Karriärföretagen survey included over 5,200 students from 27 universities and colleges across Sweden who are currently pursuing an academic education, including master and bachelor engineering students, economics students, and IT students.

"Billerud is an incredibly attractive employer for its employees thanks to the company's strong commitment to quality and sustainability. With its focus on delivering first-class packaging solutions and promoting a more sustainable world, Billerud offers a work environment where employees are not only proud of their work but also thrive and develop in a positive atmosphere. Here, there is an opportunity to be part of an organization that fosters a sustainable future while allowing you to grow and flourish in the workplace," states the Karriärföretagen’s motivation.

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Background – Karriärföretagen Top 10 Student 2024:
Through its student network, Karriärföretagen conducted a survey from January to April this year regarding the choice of future employers by asking, "Who are the three most attractive and exciting employers among the companies designated as a career company 2024?" According to the survey, Billerud ranks in the top ten among IT students in their 3rd-4th years, 1st among civil engineering students in their 1st-3rd years, and 2nd among university engineering students in their 1st-2nd years.

Learn more at Career Company's website (in swedish)