Public Employment Service of Finland

About Public Employment Service of Finland

The Public Employment Service (PES) of Finland has completely implemented ESCO at a national level. They work with job seekers, employees and entrepreneurs personalising e-service for job matching. They offer services in Finnish, Swedish and English.


Key services

The PES in Finland offers matching services for both jobseekers and employers, based on ESCO.


Benefits of ESCO

  • Matching the jobseekers’ profiles with the right job postings and vice versa
  • ESCO provides a common language for the matching and is one part of the matching algorithm
  • Jobseekers’ profiles use ESCO in describing the jobseeker’s skills, competence and occupation
  • Job postings are described by using ESCO


Next steps

The Finish PES plans to able to match the services to both jobseekers and employers with ESCO as one part of the matching feature.

Links

Finish PES