This type of Traineeship is offered to graduates who have completed at least the first cycle of a higher education course (i.e. university education) and obtained a full degree or its equivalent by the closing date for applications.
Trainees are selected from nationals of the Member States of the European Union (27) and EU candidate countries (Albania, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, and Turkey) and potential candidate countries (Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kosovo*).
Trainees are requested to have a very good knowledge of English and another EU language. The present traineeship call is opened exclusively for those interested in joining the Digital Services & Facilities Team (Corporate Services Unit):
For detailed information about the eligibility criteria as well as the rights and duties of the trainees, please consult our Rules governing the traineeship programme at the FRA and the FAQ. We recommend you read them carefully before submitting your application.
FRA is an equal opportunities employer and ensures that its recruitment procedures do not discriminate on any ground such as sex, race, colour, ethnic or social origin, genetic features, religion or belief, political or any other opinion, membership of a national minority, property, birth, disability, age, gender identity or sexual orientation.
Within the scope of application of the Treaty establishing the European Community and of the Treaty on the European Union, and without prejudice to the special provisions of those Treaties, any discrimination on grounds of nationality shall be prohibited.
How to apply?
Applications that do not meet the eligibility criteria or are incorrectly submitted will be rejected. FRA will not return applications to candidates.
No employment of any form can be offered following the end of the traineeship period unless through a recruitment procedure against a vacancy notice published on the FRA website.
Deadline for applications
The deadline for applications is 15 September 2021, at 13:00 (Vienna Local time).
FRA offers 10 months paid traineeships starting on 01/10/2021.
Deadline for receipt of applications
15/09/2021 at 13:00 Local time
Screening of applications
Telephone contact with shortlisted candidates
Due to the great number of applications, only selected candidates will be contacted by e-mail. Any information about the closure of the selection and the award of the traineeships will be posted on the present page.
Applicants who require further information or wish to access or rectify data can contact us by e-mail, clearly indicating their application number, to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The processing of personal data by the FRA is governed by Regulation (EU) 2018/1725. By submitting an application for a traineeship, you consent to the processing of the personal data contained in the application form and the supporting documents enclosed therewith, in accordance to Article 5. 1(d) of the Regulation. The provision of information requested in the application form and the supporting documents is obligatory. Incomplete applications will be excluded from the selection. The personal data in question is collected by the FRA for the sole purpose of the selection of trainees. Please consult the privacy notice for further information.
*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence.