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Traineeships in the EU institutions, bodies and agencies

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Become an ‘EU  trainee’!

A traineeship programme with the EU institutions, bodies and agencies will offer you:

  • a unique chance to get a taste of what an EU career is all about

  • an opportunity to enhance your professional skills

  • a great opportunity for personal growth

‘EU traineeships’ are available in a wide range of fields such as:

  • human resources

  • communication

  • information and communication technologies

  • competition law 

  • environmental policy

  • external relations

  • development policy

  • and many more!

Most traineeships usually last 5/6 months (some could be shorter/longer). ‘EU traineeships’ are paid (payment varies according to the host organisation).
In the drop-down menu below, you can search available traineeship opportunities by selecting different EU institutions, bodies and agencies.
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Please note that the information available on this page is not exhaustive. Each EU institution, body and agency is responsible for managing their own traineeship selection and recruitment procedures. 

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Traineeships - EU-OSHA

Location(s): Bilbao (Spain), Brussels (Belgium)
Institution/EU body(EU-OSHA) European Agency for Safety and Health at Work

In our vibrant and respectful multicultural environment, we foster meaningful learning and development experience for our trainees by involving them in daily and project work under the responsibility of a supervisor. Learning by doing and learning from others are at the root of your future paid traineeship experience!

Who can apply: University graduates, who are nationals of the Member States of the European Union and Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein (parties of the EEA agreement). Candidates should have a thorough knowledge of two of the official languages of the European Union.

Duration: 6 months (possibility for further extension up to six months).

Paid: Yes, 1.363,26 EUR/month.

Starting Dates: Early 2024.

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