JRC News

  1. 5 Feb 2015

    If you are a scientist interested in supporting EU policies with your research, this is your chance. The JRC has just launched a call to recruit on fixed-term contracts. As the Commission's in-house science service, the Joint Research Centre provides the science for EU policy making, providing a unique opportunity to make your work count. Successful candidates will work in one of the JRC sites, located in Germany, Belgium, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands.

  2. 29 Jan 2013

    A selection procedure for fixed-term positions has been launched today to set up a database of over 3000 successful candidates with a research background. They will be placed on a reserve list and called for interview according to the needs of the services (auxiliary contract staff - function group IV ).

  3. 20 Dec 2012

    An EU competition for assistants in the research sector has been launched today.

  4. 23 Jan 2012

    The JRC has published six vacant positions - 5 Grantholder and 1 Seconded National Expert position - for researchers and scientific experts from the following countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Faroe Islands, Iceland, Israel, FYR of Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Switzerland and Turkey. Applications will be accepted from experts from research organisations, public administration bodies, national enforcement laboratories and scientists.

  5. 25 Mar 2011

    The JRC has launched a call for 40 seconded national experts and grantholders as part of its enlargement and integration actions. The job opportunities are available for experts from research organisations, national enforcement laboratories and scientists from the following countries: Albania, Croatia, Iceland, Montenegro, Switzerland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYR of Macedonia, Israel, Serbia and Turkey.

  6. 30 Sep 2010

    Today, the JRC launched a number of dedicated competitions through the European Personnel Selection Office for the recruitment of researchers on permanent positions. Over 270 successful candidates will be retained on reserve lists to meet the JRC's staffing needs in the coming years. Recruitment possibilities exist at the JRC’s research institutes, located in Italy (Ispra), Spain (Seville), the Netherlands (Petten), Germany (Karlsruhe) and Belgium (Geel). Candidates can apply until 4 November.

  7. 12 Feb 2010

    In support of the EU enlargement and integration, the JRC promotes the integration of organisations and experts from the two new Member States Bulgaria and Romania as well as candidate countries, potential candidate countries and non EU countries associated to FP7 within its research and technical activities. To some extent, partner countries under the European Neighbourhood Policy can participate as well.

  8. 10 Jul 2009

    ECVAM, the European Centre for the Validation of Alternative Methods, is renewing its Scientific Advisory Structure. An open call for the expression of interest to become member of the ECVAM Scientific Advisory Committee (ESAC) has been published on the ECVAM website. Deadline for submission is 30 September 2009.

  9. 6 Jun 2008

    Are you interested in becoming a permanent member of the Joint Research Centre's staff? We are looking for qualified technicians and laboratory technicians in a variety of fields including nuclear, infrastructure and civil, electrical and mechanical engineering. The European Personnel Selection Office has recently launched a number of competitions in these and other fields on behalf of the JRC. 

  10. 12 Mar 2008

    The European Commission is organising a selection procedure to fill one administrator post (temporary contract) as technical manager in the JRC's Decommissioning Programme, Nuclear Decommissioning and Facilities Management Unit in Ispra (Italy).