Vacancy announcement: We are looking for job students and/or interns

09 June 2022

Junior Support Officers -
Secretariat of the European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet)

Start date: To be agreed

  • For students: from 1‐3 months (maximum 475 hours per year)
  • For internships and job‐training (graduates): 4 to 6 months internship, with possibility of longer‐term recruitment depending on performance and external funding

Working hours: Full time
Employer: Seascape Belgium
Location: EMODnet Secretariat Office, InnovOcean site, Wandelaarkaai 7, 8400 Oostende, Belgium. The incumbent would need to be located in Belgium (commuting distance to Oostende) for the duration of the assignment. The office location will include a (local) move for all InnovOcean staff in early September 2022.

The Secretariat of the European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet), provided by Seascape Belgium, seeks to engage enthusiastic and motivated individuals for a limited period student job or internship at the EMODnet Secretariat. We would be looking for engaging 2‐3 students and/or interns with different backgrounds, skills and interests to support the Secretariat in three main areas of work:
(i) Communication and stakeholder engagement;
(ii) Focused studies and targeted assessments involving desk‐based work, targeted stakeholder consultation in areas including European ocean observation and the marine data value chain, EMODnet Sea‐basin Checkpoints and; 
(iii) GIS management, web‐developments, ICT solutions, data and product assessments, data services and digital twin ocean applications in support of the EMODnet Technical Team with.

A full job description and details on how to apply can be found here.