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Culture and Leisure Division

What we do

Helsinki is an attractive city full of experiences, activities and participation opportunities. Throughout the year, the Culture and Leisure Division offers residents and visitors art, events, courses, hobby opportunities, hobby facilities, sports facilities and services, and support for civic activity.
The Division consists of four service entities and administration. The service entities are Libraries, Culture, Sports and Youth Services. Our 1,800 employees ensure and improve Helsinki residents’ chances of living a good life and contributing to society. In Helsinki, it’s easy to stay active. Every day.

Who we are

You meet our employees every day at libraries, museums, youth centres and sports facilities throughout the city. You can see them work at cultural centres and hear them at the concerts of Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. They also have a hand in the cultural events around the city. In our administration departments, experts in administration, finances, HR, ICT, development, communications and marketing keep the wheels turning.

Join our team

Join us in building the most functional city in the world! At the Culture and Leisure Division, you get to do meaningful work that benefits both residents and visitors.


Keep an eye on our job advertisements on the website and social media channels of Helsinkirekry. You may also contact our HR services by e-mailing

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