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Career Opportunities

Come Work With Us

The European Maritime Safety Agency is a dynamic and exciting place to work. We look for outstanding candidates from many different kinds of backgrounds – maritime experts, of course, but also administrators, legal experts, and IT professionals. Working here is rewarding; if you join us, you’ll make a real contribution to building a stronger, safer, more sustainable maritime sector in Europe. You’ll be based in our headquarters in Lisbon, Portugal, and you’ll be working alongside a talented team of dedicated professionals recruited from all across the EU.

Serena Ramovecchi
Senior Network and Systems Engineer

"Working at EMSA is a very interesting opportunity to grow thanks to the variety of technologies used to serve many critical Maritime Applications offered to Member States..."
Marc Journel
Senior Project Officer for Simplification

"A place to share our love of the sea. Going to sea is a complicated business; it takes competence and know-how to make a complex modern ship move safely and efficiently from one place to another..."
Ester Pérez Galán
Assessor of Classification Societies

"It’s very rewarding to work for the EU Institutions within the maritime sector community, and I am fully committed and proud to work for the improvement of safety and pollution prevention at the sea".
Lukasz Bibik
Senior Project Officer for Maritime Digital Services

"When working at EMSA I can contribute to the improvement of maritime safety and marine environment, by applying new technologies. This is something extremely satisfying and rewarding..."

Women in Transport

With only 22% of women, the transport sector is not gender balanced. The objective of the Women in Transport - EU Platform for change is to strengthen women's employment and equal opportunities for women and men in the transport sector thanks to the actions brought about by the Platform members. It will also serve as a forum to discuss and exchange good practices.