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Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Positions in the
Safeguards Division of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

This program, funded by the United States Support Program and administered by the Office of Educational Programs at Brookhaven National Laboratory, is an opportunity for young professionals to live one year in Vienna, Austria and work for the International Atomic Energy Agency at its headquarters.  Candidates need to be capable of independent work and possess good communication skills.

Eligibility: Candidates will be:

  • U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.
  • between the ages of 18 and 32
  • recent graduates of an accredited institution of higher education
  • capable of working independently and possess good communication skills

Positions: Opportunities are currently available in the fields of Computer Science, Open Source Information Collection, Engineering Services, and Technical Writing.  More information about job descriptions may be found here.

Compensation: The IAEA offers a competitive package of benefits and entitlements that includes:

  • Tax exempt salary and post adjustment
  • Health insurance
  • Participation in the UN Joint Staff Pension Fund
  • Relocation costs
  • Installation and Repatriation grants
  • Housing subsidy
  • Education grant
  • Six weeks vacation
  • Home leave
  • Training and staff development

Note: Some benefits do not apply to employees working for less than two years.

Additional IAEA Information

For Info about the IAEA Junior Professional Officer program, contact:
Catherine Osiecki
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Building 438, PO Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000
(631) 344-3054
(631) 344-5832 fax

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Last Modified: July 20, 2010
Please forward all questions about this site to: Cathy Osiecki