An administrative competition is not necessary for employment in the Security and Intelligence Agency.
Requirements for persons to be employed by SOA:
- appropriate level of education
- appropriate expert knowledge and experience (to be admitted to the position of an authorized employee, office worker staff member), i.e. an appropriate educational qualification and profession (to be admitted as a trainee)
- special knowledge and skills
- special health and psychological condition
- Croatian citizenship
Persons to be employed by SOA are also required to meet security standards established in the security vetting procedure. Security vetting is conducted with a prior consent (in written form) of the person/candidate seeking employment in SOA. In case a candidate refuses to give security vetting consent, he/she cannot be employed by SOA.