Technician Training Experience
What could be a better boost for your career than a 2 year contract in a hi-tech Organization? Get your first work experience at CERN! Take part!
The TTE programme is aimed at technicians who are looking to get a first, great professional experience to further their career, or before they embark on advanced study programmes.
We welcome applications from talented technicians who will have the opportunity to work in a diversity of fields at the cutting edge of technology: electronics, electricity, mechanics, IT (including sysadmin/data centre technician), vacuum, cooling and ventilation, safety, radioprotection, survey engineering, are but a few of the examples of the many domains in which successful applicants will learn and contribute their knowledge.
You are a national of a CERN Member State (link is external)
You have a Technical Diploma (link is external) in the field of mechanics, electricity, electronics, IT or safety
You have no more than 4 years relevant experience after finishing your diploma
Candidates who are currently preparing a diploma are eligible to apply. However, they are expected to have obtained their qualification by the time they take up their appointment at CERN
If you hold a higher level diploma (BSc, MSc..) you are not eligible, and therefore will not be considered. (however you may be eligible for the regular Fellowship, please check here (link is external))
You should have at least a basic knowledge of English or French
Selection Procedure All applications for TTE opportunities will be considered by a panel of CERN experts. The panel will meet once the deadline has passed. Successful applicants will be offered appointments which should begin within six months of the meeting.
Employing a diverse and international workforce is a CERN core value and is central to our success.
We welcome applications from all eligible candidates irrespective of gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or personal situation.