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Translators (Contract Staff)


European Commission, European Parliament, Council Of The European Union, Other EU Bodies, Agencies And Delegations


Brussels Or Luxembourg. A Limited Number Of Contracts May Be Available In Other EU Cities and In EU Delegations Worldwide


The European Union has launched an open call for expressions of interest for Contract Staff with experience in translation (grade FG IV).    Recruited staff at grade FG IV will mainly work on: • Translating into your language 1 (primarily from English and/or French. • Revising own translations and translations by other in house and freelance translators. • Researching terminology and creating/maintaining term bases. • Helping with training measures and the development of IT tools. • Providing linguistic advice. • Sharing of specialist knowledge in domains of interest to the Institution. • Contributing to quality assurance and maintenance of linguistic data, incl. for machine translation.   Before applying, you should read the Call for Expressions of Interest and ensure that you meet the eligibility requirements specified in this document: /epsocastp1-172017/cast-p-call-consolidated-version/en.pdf.   Applicants must create an EPSO Account and then apply online:    Candidates must choose a first language (language 1) from among all 24 official languages of the European Union, and a second language (language 2), different from the first one, from among English, French, and German.   Please make sure that the language 1 chosen for the reasoning tests is your target language (i.e. Irish if you are an Irish-language translator, English if you are an English-language translator, etc.).   Online applications must be submitted in the candidates' second language.   To indicate your on-going interest in this procedure you must update your application at least once every 6 months. Otherwise, your details will no longer be visible to the recruiting services.   -- The EU Jobs team at the Department of Foreign Affairs provides advice and support to Irish candidates sitting the various EPSO EU Jobs competitions.   This support has taken the form of information sessions with experts in EPSO competition procedures, provision of question materials for the Computer Based Testing stage, and the organisation of specialised training sessions for those sitting the Assessment Centre stage. The support we provide is adapted to the format of each competition.   We are open to discussing the supports we can provide to help you in these competitive procedures and invite you to contact us for more information at:   No deadline- open call   Please note that this advertisement is being hosted by the Public Appointments Service on The Public Appointments Service has no involvement in, or responsibility for, the recruitment and selection process or the terms and conditions which relate to this post.

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