Looking for a job in Germany
You have decided to look for a job in Germany. We can show you the different ways of finding the right employer for you in Germany starting with initial research on the Internet right through to visits to job fairs in Germany or in your home country.
Explainer video looking for a job
Are you looking for a job in Germany? Our video explains the main steps and provides tips on all aspects, from preparation right up to the job interview.
Job-hunting on the Internet
Whether you are still in your home country or already in Germany, the best way to start looking for a job is over the Internet. One place to find vacancies in Germany is on the following Internet pages:
- Federal Employment Agency: Germany s largest official job portal belongs to the Federal Employment Agency (BA). On the BA Web site, you can do targeted searches for vacant jobs. The search engine is available in German, English and French. However, for the moment most of the job offers are in German only.
The EURES Internet portal has job offers from Germany and 31 other European countries, information about living and working in the different countries and the contact details of the EURES advisors. The portal is available in 26 languages.
Job-hunting in Germany
Are you already in Germany? In that case, you have other ways of looking for a job besides over the Internet:
- Newspapers: Many German newspapers publish job vacancies in their weekend issues. Maybe there s something there for you.