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Call for expressions of interest – EPSO/CAST/S/1/2011 – Translators (Function Group IV)

BG-CS-DA-DE-EL-EN-ES-ET-FI-FR-GA-HU-IT-LT-LV-MT-NL-PL-PT-RO-SK-SL-SV [119 KB]

Essential Reading

Call for Expressions of Interest [125 KB]

European Commission specific rules for employment of contract agents [134 KB]

European Parliament specific rules for employment of contract agents [3 MB]

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Applications open: 25 October 2011
Applications close: midday (Brussels time – CET) on 29 November 2011

Number of applications:

Bulgarian 513
Czech 187
Danish 59
German 392
Greek 762
English 357
Spanish 1048
Estonian 141
Finnish 98
French 866
Irish 42
Hungarian 426
Italian 1461
Lithuanian 189
Latvian 123
Maltese 91
Dutch 278
Polish 562
Portuguese 336
Romanian 1119
Slovakian 292
Slovenian 220
Swedish 115

Number of candidates invited to the competency tests:

Bulgarian 132
Czech 139
Danish 59
German 137
English 141
Estonian 120
Finnish 98
Irish 42
Hungarian 139
Lithuanian 132
Latvian 121
Maltese 91
Dutch 127
Polish 139
Portuguese 109
Slovakian 138
Slovenian 121
Swedish 115

Number of candidates invited to the verbal and numerical reasoning tests:

Greek 762
Spanish 1048
French 866
Italian 1461
Romanian 1119

EPSO/CAST/S/1/2011 – Translators: Update on the publication of results of competency tests

  For Italian, Greek, Spanish, French and Romanian, the results of competency tests are planned to be published towards the end of November. For all other languages, results of competency tests are planned to be published by language from the end of July on in the EPSO accounts.

CAST Translators: Number of candidates invited to the competency tests

Greek: 124 Spanish: 118 French: 132 Italian: 122 Romanian 123 For the number of candidates with other languages invited to the competency tests, see http://blogs.ec.europa.eu/eu-careers.info/cast/cast-translation/

CAST translators: Number of candidates having succeeded the CBT tests

  Language Number of candidates having succeeded the tests Greek 272 Spanish 423 French 310 Italian 551 Romanian 306

Updated information on the selection procedure for contract agents in the field of translation

For the five languages with verbal and numerical reasoning tests (Italian, Greek, Spanish, French and Romanian), the results for these tests are planned to be published by end of May. CV sift will start beginning of June. The invitation for the competency tests should be sent by the end of June and the tests are(…)