Cottage cleaners to the Ylläs area in Lapland, Finland

Barona FINLAND s.r.o.

Place of work
Kolari, Finland
Contract type
full-time, part-time
Start date
November 2023
Wage (gross)
12,32 EUR/hour+ extra compensations based on the valid collective agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Join Barona and work in the Ylläs area where you can experience the most diversity of Lappish nature!

Start working with us as a COTTAGE CLEANER at Destination Lapland Oy located in the Lappish part of Finland. Take the unique opportunity to see the Northern Lights in dark Arctic winter. Apart from the Northern Lights, which can be viewed commonly from late August to April, you can also enjoy plenty of other excellent activities in the rough landscape such as fells and canyons, wetlands, rivers, and lakes with the authentic Lappish charm.

If you like skiing or hiking with snowshoes, and are adventurous enough, then this is a great job offer for you!


We’re looking for motivated COTTAGE CLEANERS to help maintain the cleanliness of cozy cottages of the resort Destination Lapland . Shifts are focused mainly on the weekends (10-12 hours shifts) but you will work some days also during the week (6-8 hours shifts). One of your daily duties include cleaning cabins of different levels, changing sheets, cleaning common areas, cleaning toilets and washrooms. You’ll work as a team to clean various cabins at our resort while traveling in company automobiles. If needed, we expect from you to help with snow work as well. During peak season, it’s all hands on deck, so a can-do attitude and peak physical condition are a must.

This seasonal position starts in November and will run until end of April 2024. Your work schedule will consist of 90 h per three weeks, on average.

Employee perks, benefits

Why to work with us? In Barona, you will get:

  • Finnish fixed-term employment contract
  • Competitive salary: 12,32€/h + extras
  • Extra compensation for evening, night & Sunday/public holidays shifts
  • Possibility of additional shifts and extra hours (especially between December-February)
  • Staff housing is provided by the employer, paid by the employee. The cost: 100€/month (Shared accommodation)
  • Relocation assistance and support
  • Occupational health care provided by the employer after the employment has lasted at least one month
  • Work in a multicultural, friendly, and supportive environment that turns the work into fun and joy
  • Other benefits such as borrowing snowshoes and skis for FREE

Information about the selection process

The right candidates will be invited for an online interview. Once succeeded, there will be the second round of the interview with our client.

The employment agreement will be signed with Barona, but you will be working for Destination Lapland Oy.

If you feel this is the right job for you, please, submit your resume in the English language. Join Barona and explore an Arctic area for all senses!

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Hotels, pensions, hostels, etc.


Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary without school-leaving examination
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education

Language skills

English - Intermediate (B1)

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Previous experience in cleaning is desired
  • Driving Licence is a MUST (and having the courage to drive on snow)
  • English language on a communicative level (level B1)
  • The ability to work independently but also in a team
  • Willingness for physical and busy work


Brief description of the company

Barona was established in Helsinki, Finland in 1999. The story begins from an idea two students from Oulu, Finland had that summer at a construction site. We have come far since those early days.

We are the leading private employment agency in Finland. In addition to Finland, we operate in Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Spain, Poland, Slovakia and Russia. We solve the challenge of finding the right employee fit with new and creative methods. For our clients, we offer visionary and boldly future-oriented partnerships. For our employees, we offer exciting opportunities at all stages of their careers.

The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services.

Number of employees

3-4 employees


Contact person: Petronela Kusá
Tel.: +421948294304
E-mail: send CV
ID: 4672023  Dátum zverejnenia: 29.9.2023  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 12,32 EUR/hour