European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

We protect health and the environment through our work for chemical safety

Company type

Government/ Charity/ Public Institution/ Other


Sector

Public / Government / Education / Armed Forces


Location

Helsinki, Finland

Discover European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

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The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is an EU agency located in Helsinki.

We implement the EU’s chemicals legislation to protect people and the environment from the hazards of chemicals. Our working environment supports a balanced work and personal life.

Looking for a job with a purpose? Come work with us at the European Chemicals Agency!

  • Meaningful and fulfilling work
  • International working environment
  • Development opportunities and training
  • Collaborative way of working
  • Flexible working conditions and time off to compensate for overtime
  • Employee wellbeing
  • Inclusion, equality and diversity
  • Staff club and social events

How is it working with them? 

FAQ – JobTeaser asks the questions for you

  • What makes your company a great place to work for young talents?

    We offer up to 40 traineeship opportunities per year for recent graduates in scientific fields (such as chemistry, toxicology, biology, environmental science, and economics), and administrative fields (such as law, communications, finance, human resources, and ICT).

  • Is it possible to progress to a full-time position after an internship or apprenticeship?

    To provide equal opportunities, all our full-time positions are filled through external selection processes which are published on our website. Many of our former trainees have continued their career with us by succeeding in selection processes.

  • Can students and recent graduates work remotely?

    Our trainees and employees can work remotely up to 3 days per week.

  • Do you have any particularly busy recruitment periods throughout the year?

    Paid traineeships usually start in the beginning of March and September, and last for 6 months. The application period is twice a year in the spring and fall, around April and October. Our full-time positions are published throughout the year.

Deep dive into their world

  • Creation year

    2007

  • Gender parity

    46%

    54%

  • Values

    Integrity • Transparency • Collaboration • Innovation

Their CSR commitments

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  • Red Cross Blood Service's Workplace certificate