Looking for a Job
FrankfurtRheinMain (FRM) is a real job engine, offering numerous career opportunities for international skilled workers. Are you one of them? Here are some tips on how to find a job in FRM.
As a skilled worker not yet living in FRM, you will normally start looking on the internet. Below you will find a few websites of institutions that can help you find a job in FRM:
- The Federal Employment Agency (Bundesagentur für Arbeit) supports job seekers all over Germany, providing advice on looking for a job. Using its online Job Exchange (Jobbörse), you can look for vacancies specifically in FRM.
- The website Make it in Germany is a multilingual online portal for international skilled workers. There you will find a job exchange with many vacancies. Look for jobs specifically in the Metropolitan Region of FrankfurtRheinMain.
- The EURES portal is run by the European Commission and offers tips on applying for jobs as well as vacancies throughout the European Union.
Companies looking for employees often publish job advertisements on their own websites. Create a list of companies of interest to you and check their websites regularly for vacancies that suit you!
Regional and interregional daily and weekly newspapers also feature job advertisements (Stellenausschreibungen). Many newspapers also offer an online career portal where vacancies are published.
Initially, many job-seekers apply to large companies that are well-known internationally. However, small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) offer attractive jobs. In fact, they drive the German economy. Although they might not be as well-known, they are often global market leaders in their sectors.