EPSO competitions for translators to be announced this summer
The European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) is looking for translators to work for the European Institutions. Languages required are Croatian, Danish, Dutch, English, French, Italian, Maltese and Slovenian. The application period should start on 11 July 2013 for all languages, except for Croatia which application period is expected to start on 20 June 2013.
The EPSO competition was mainly publicised through social media: general information on translation issues and working as a translator in the institutions can be found on the main DG Translation Facebook page [ https://www.facebook.com/translatingforeurope ]Translating for Europe
DGT has also set up Facebook pages for six of the languages, with information about work and life as an EU translator.
[ https://www.facebook.com/euoversaetter ]Danish
[ https://www.facebook.com/translateintoenglish ]English
[ https://www.facebook.com/concourstraduction ]French
[ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Concorso-per-traduttori-di-lingua-italiana/113039902230034 ]Italian
[ https://www.facebook.com/kompetizzjoni ]Maltese
[ https://www.facebook.com/razpis ]Slovenian
Croatian and Dutch pages dedicated to careers in the EU institutions can be consulted here:
[ https://www.facebook.com/pages/EU-Careers-Croatia/272602852858554 ]EU Careers Croatia
[ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Werken-voor-de-EU/124219116423?v=wall&ref=ts ]Werker voor de EU
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