Irish-language translators

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Would you like to help citizens understand the role of the EU in their everyday lives and strengthen communication? Do you have a passion for languages? The EU institutions are looking for Irish-language translators!

As a translator, you will be translating from at least two source languages into your main language, as well as revising texts, carrying out terminology research and providing linguistic advice. Working with strict deadlines, you will deal with complex political, legal, economic, financial, scientific and technical texts covering all topics of the European Union.

Respect for cultural diversity and promotion of equal opportunities are founding principles of the EU and the European Selection Office endeavours to apply equal opportunities, treatment and access to all candidates. You can find out more about our equal opportunities policy and how to request special adjustments for selection tests on our dedicated page.

Don't miss this fantastic career opportunity – registration opens on 12/07/2018.


Do you have what it takes?

You must be an EU citizen with a university degree of at least 3 years in any subject. You must have a perfect command of Irish and a good command of two other EU languages, one of which must be English, French or German.

Overview of the selection procedure: 


Translation tests

Assessment Centre

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