Joint Research Centre - European Commission

The European Commission's in-house science service
European Commission

Job Opportunities

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  • Have you a passion for research?
  • Do you have the right blend of scientific competence, experience and language skills?
  • Are you ready to work at the cutting edge of scientific and technological developments to support EU policy makers?
  • Are you an enthusiastic and curious and innovative individual?
  • Are you ready to work in a multicultural and multilingual research environment?

Then consider the JRC with its headquarters located in Brussels (Belgium) and its research Institutes situated in Ispra (Italy), Karlsruhe (Germany), Petten (the Netherlands), Geel (Belgium) and Seville (Spain).


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Note: The JRC offers a wide range of job possibilities. While the JRC’s recruitment efforts focus predominantly on researchers linked to the main activities of the organisation, opportunities do exist for others in occupational fields such as secretarial, financial, legal, HR, PR, information technology, safety, site service and maintenance functions. This list is not exhaustive.