How to find a job in Egypt

Everyone who wants to find a job in Egypt needs first to look for a job in Egypt. You can look for recruitment agencies in Egypt. To find a job in Egypt, you can start from wuzzuf.net and faselhd. club. And you can look for jobs on Facebook groups in Egypt.

Once you find a job, you may need a work permit. You can do this from abroad or in Egypt. 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 Egypt without a job offer. Read more below on how to find a job in Egypt.

Most websites or apps are in English and Arabic. If you need it, use Google Translate or any other translation service.

First, find a job, and then you will worry about a work permit if you need it.

How to get a job in Egypt?

You can find a job in Egypt by searching online for job opportunities in Egypt. 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 Egypt.

Many job websites can help you find work in Egypt. Some focus on specific professions and industries. Searching for a job on these popular job websites is a good start.

BaiduGoogleNaverSogouYandex, or any other search engine can be a good start for a job search. You can search for a job that you want. That can be, for example, “construction manager in Cairo” or “Mechanic in Alexandria.” Use the language that you feel most comfortable speaking. Go beyond the first few pages. Go deep with your search. You’ll get an immediate sense of what’s around and which job websites best suit your needs.

Google MapsBaidu MapsNaver Maps2GIS, or any other map app can help you find employers near you or abroad. Look for an organisation that might have job opportunities for you. For example, look for “waiter in Sharm El Sheikh” or “Bank Managers in Cairo.”

Facebook groups can also be an option to start to see what’s around you. You can search for Facebook groups that talk about Egypt and jobs.









Facebook groups and other social media to get a job in Egypt.

Facebook groups help you connect with people about jobs in Egypt. I found these groups talking about jobs in Egypt. You can look for more.

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eg.linkedin.com is also a popular choice when networking for jobs in Egypt.

Recruitment agencies in Egyp

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 that you can contact. You can search your area for local recruitment agencies if you are not in Egypt,”. They can help you find a job in Egypt.

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 Egypt.

Speak with any person who may have travelled or worked in Egypt. You will see that some of your friends or family know someone who knows someone. Ask around and find opportunities among your contacts.

To find a job in Egypt, look at local newspapers, bulletin boards, radio, and word of mouth. Local radio and newspapers are good sources of information about jobs in Egypt.

You can email local businesses and companies for jobs in Egypt.

You can search for companies and local businesses in Egypt. An easy tool for doing that is any map app. Below is, for example, a Google Maps search for “factory near Cairo.”

Walk around anywhere in Egypt for possible jobs

If you are somewhere in Egypt, 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 Giza .” You can see these places to ask for job opportunities.

Search for employment schemes

You can apply for an employment scheme or an employment support program to help you find a job. Those programs can be local or national. They can be open only to Egyptian residents, but they can also be available to foreigners. You can search for “Egypt employment scheme” or “Egypt employment program.” You can search for employment schemes at your local government or embassy.

Sources: I used Similarweb to check how popular are some of the job sites presented above. 

The caption of the cover image above is Market in Cairo, Egypt. Photo by Alex Azabache on Unsplash.


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