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The European Railway Agency offers a paid internship!

The European Railway Agency 3-5 months traineeships are organised twice a year, starting on 1st of March and on 1st of October.

The traineeship programme is designed for young university graduates, but also for adults who have recently obtained a university diploma and are at the beginning of a new professional career.


Who can apply?

The standard traineeship programme is open to anyone who meets the following requirements:

•Has a nationality of the Member States of the European Union, of candidates of an acceding country or from the European Economic Area

•Has a university degree (minimum 3 years of study)

•Has a very good knowledge of English language

•Has a very good knowledge of a second language - for EU nationals, this must be an EU official language.

Priority will be given to candidates who have never been working or training within a European Institution or Body.


Selected trainees will participate in real projects related to their specific background, along with the best professionals and within a welcoming and stimulating work environment.

Depending on the competences trainees may also work in various fields not directly linked to railways, such as HR, budget/finance, IT, communication, engineering, legal.

Trainees will receive a monthly grant of ca. €1,200, reimbursement of travel expenses, paid leaves and training opportunities reserved for the staff.


Find out about the application process here:

Deadline to apply: 7 January 2018.

Published: Wed, 06/12/2017 - 17:09

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