Business expansion
Hrvatska; Kontinentalna Hrvatska; Grad Zagreb
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Provision Of Services To The Community As A Whole
84.22 - Defence activities

397 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
12 July 2017
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
26 September 2017


The Ministry of Defence (Ministarstvo obrane Republike Hrvatske, MORH) has announced plans to create 397 new jobs. Of the new positions, 382 will be for soldiers and sailors who will be placed in active military service, while the remaining 15 will be for medical doctors.

For the positions of soldiers and sailors, the applicants should meet the General Conditions for Admission to the Armed Forces of the Republic of Croatia, detailed in the Croatian Armed Forces Service Act. Thus, they should have completed secondary education and be younger that 27 years. Successful candidates will be employed for a period of four years with the possibility of extension. The employment term is set to begin on 26 September 2017. To be eligible for the position of medical doctor, candidates should have a relevant university degree and should be younger than 30 years. 


  • 12 July 2017: www.vecernji.hr
  • 12 July 2017: http://www.vijesti.rtl.hr
  • 12 July 2017: MORH press release


Eurofound (2017), Ministry of Defence, Business expansion in Croatia, factsheet number 91499, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/91499.