Information concerning contract agents as contract staff members under the provisions of title IV, Article 80 of the ‘Conditions of Employment of Other Servants of the European Communities’ can be found on the website of the European Commission's Directorate General of Personnel and Administration at: http://ec.europa.eu/civil_service/job/contract/index_en.htm
The duration of contracts for Contract Agents varies according to the needs of the Agency (from three months up to 3 years). At the Agency most Contract Agents have a contract duration of 3 years. The contract can be renewed for a second fixed-term period, and upon its second renewal converted into a contract of indefinite duration. For more information please consult Working for EASA.