To find a job in Cairo, do your research, network, and apply for jobs online and in person. You can start with mostaql.com and forasna.com. Everyone who wants to find a job in Cairo needs to look for a job in Cairo. You can look for recruitment agencies in Cairo. And you can look for jobs on Facebook groups in Cairo.
Once you find a job, you may need a work permit. You can do this from abroad or in Cairo. Egyptian citizens and residents do not need a work permit to find a job. In most cases, every other nationality wants to apply for a work permit to work with regular documents. You can do this together with your new employer or employment agency. Or you can find a work visa scheme to come to Cairo without a job offer. Read more below on how to find a job in Cairo.
All websites linked in this article are in Arabic and English. Use Google Translate or any other translation app if you need to.
First, find a job, and then you will worry about a work permit if you need it.
How to get a job in Cairo
You can find a job in Cairo by searching online for job opportunities in Cairo. You can find a job either with a company or a recruitment agency.
Egyptian citizens and residents do not need a work permit to find a job. In most cases, every other nationality wants to apply for a work permit to work with regular documents.
Job websites in Cairo
To find a job, try using search engines like Baidu, Google, Naver, Sogou, or Yandex. For example, try to search “Construction worker in Cairo” or “Housekeeper in Cairo,” and don’t just stick to the first few pages of the results.
Try different job websites until you find what you’re looking for. You can also look for organizations that may have job openings, like “Retail in Cairo” or “Mall in Cairo.”
Many job websites can help you find work in Cairo. Some of them are focused on specific professions and industries.
Search for a job on these popular job websites below:
Facebook groups and other social media to get a job in Cairo
Facebook groups help you to connect with people about jobs in Cairo. I found these groups talking about jobs in Cairo. You can look for more.
Recruitment agencies in Cairo
You can look up a recruitment agency that can help you. You can type “recruitment agency near Cairo” on Google Maps or any other map app. There, you can find a list of relevant agencies you can contact. If you are not in Cairo, search your area for local recruitment agencies. They can help you find a job in Cairo.
Be aware that you should not pay an agency when they find a job for you. So be careful when an agency asks you for money.
Ask around you for jobs in Cairo
To find a job in Cairo, speak with any person who may have traveled or worked in Cairo. You will see that some of your friends or family know someone to help you. Ask around and find opportunities among your contacts. Below is, for example, a Google Maps search for “factory near Cairo.”
Walk around anywhere in Cairo for possible jobs
If you are somewhere in Cairo, you can explore the area and see what job opportunities are around you. You can look for organizations and businesses around you and visit them. For example, below is a search on Google Maps for “market near Cairo.” You can see these places to ask for job opportunities.
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