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Students and starters

Have you graduated or been awarded a PhD or are you in the final stages? At TNO we have plenty of internships, trainee posts and starter posts. And not just for science students! 

Why choose TNO?

At TNO, we are working on a world that is more sustainable, safer and healthier. In groundbreaking projects, you contribute to tomorrow's world while continuing to develop and amaze yourself. Come and join TNO and envision it!

You continue to develop

At TNO, you work on the future of society and also on your own future. Through our Talent Centre, you can take countless training sessions and courses relating to talent and career development. For starters, we also have a Talent Development Programme.

You get to Work with inspiring colleagues

With 10 societal focus areas, 3,500 colleagues and 26 locations, TNO is a large organisation with a great deal of scope. You will be working with leading experts in their field whose innovations regularly make the news.

The personnel association for Young TNO organises networking events, cook-alongs and drinks parties. You will also meet your colleagues at business events.

You have freedom and flexibility

At TNO, you are given the freedom and possibilities to chart your own course. If you see an opportunity, go for it. TNO offers a competitive salary and other attractive benefits, including flexible working hours and the freedom to work from home.


TNO Talks: a video series about our employees

TNO Talks is a video series in which TNO colleagues talk about what they do, how they do it, and what kind of advice they have for students or starters who are at the beginning of their career. Read more

'Get to Know TNO' webinars

As we all went online for work and study in 2020, we decided to do the same with our (normally) in-house event 'Get to Know TNO'. During these now virtual events, we show you what it is like to work at... Read more

TNO as an employer

Do you want to work on the world of tomorrow in groundbreaking projects? Helping public authorities and businesses with innovative, practical, smart solutions? TNO offers you many possibilities, both... Read more


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Eager for innovation? Join the TNO Trainee Programme!

Contributing to the world of tomorrow. Join TNO as a trainee and envision it. At TNO we innovate for a healthier, safer and more sustainable life. And for a strong economy. How do you want to contribute... Read more

Starter at TNO? Discover the Talent Development Programme

When you join TNO as a junior scientist, you are automatically part of the Talent Development Programme. A great opportunity to further develop yourself as a person and as a professional. We also take... Read more
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