Current vacancies

EUROCONTROL is always on the look-out for talented people wishing to work in an international environment. You can access and apply for our current vacancies on our e-recruitment system (Internet Explorer 8+ or Firefox recommended).

The vacancy list is updated every week, so we recommend that you consult the list regularly. Applications should be made for specific competitions and we regret that unsolicited applications cannot be accepted.

Conditions to apply for a job

There are two main conditions to fulfil when applying for a job at EUROCONTROL:

  1. you must be a national of one of our Member States, and
  2. you must have a minimum level of education for the position you are applying to, in line with the Bologna Treaty.

Learn more about all the conditions to apply for a job at EUROCONTROL

Practical information

Applications can be submitted only via the official e-recruitment system. It is possible to modify your application until you submit it. Once submitted, applications cannot be modified. Applications sent by any other means than the official e-recruitment system will not be considered.

The online system is not accessible between 23:30 and 01:00 GMT+1. Candidates are advised not to wait until the closing date to submit their applications. Closing dates for competitions are strictly applied.

For any question on our e-recruitment system, consult our Recruitment FAQ. If you wish to obtain more information on our selection procedure, consult our Recruitment policy page.

If you have problems accessing the e-recruitment system, please send an e-mail to the Recruitment and Mobility Service providing the following information:

  • Name
  • Telephone number
  • Competition number
  • Error message printscreen.

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