Everyone who wants to find a job in Malta needs first to look for a job in Malta. You can look for recruitment agencies in Malta. To find a job in Malta, you can start from Konnekt and Jobsinmalta. And you can look for jobs on Facebook groups in Malta.
Once you find a job, you may need a work permit. You can do this from abroad or in Malta. Maltese 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 Malta without a job offer. Read more below on how to find a job in Malta.
Most websites or apps are in English and Maltese. 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 find a job in Malta?
You can find a job in Malta by searching online for job opportunities in Malta. You can find a job either with a company or a recruitment agency.
Maltese 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 Malta
Many job websites can help you find work in Malta. Some focus on specific professions and industries. Searching for a job on these popular job websites is a good start.
Baidu, Google, Naver, Sogou, Yandex, 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 Naxxar” or “customer service in Sliema.” 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.
Look for an organization that might have job opportunities for you. For example, look for “Civil Engineer in Bormla” or “mall in Birgu.” Google Maps, Baidu Maps, Naver Maps, 2GIS, or any other map app, can help you find employers near you or abroad.
Jobsinmalta is a popular job website in Malta.
Times of Malta is a job website in Malta.
Maltapark is another job website in Malta.
Keepmeposted is another job website in Malta.
Konnekt is about classifieds in Malta. It has job listings in many cities.
Facebook groups and other social media to get a job in Malta
Facebook groups help you to connect with people about jobs in Indonesia. I found these groups talking about jobs in Malta. You can look for more.
You can use your favorite social media to look for groups discussing jobs or Malta.
mt.linkedin.com is also a popular choice when networking for jobs in Malta.
Recruitment agencies in Malta
You can look up a recruitment agency that can help you. You can type “recruitment agency near Birgu” on Google Maps or any other map app. There you can find a list of relevant agencies that you can contact. If you are not in Malta, you can search your area for local recruitment agencies. They can help you find a job in Malta.
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 Malta.
Speak with any person who may have traveled or worked in Malta. 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 Malta, look at local newspapers, bulletin boards, radio, and word of mouth. Local radio and newspapers are good sources of information about jobs in Malta.
You can email local businesses and companies for jobs in Malta
You can search for companies and local businesses in Malta. An easy tool for doing that is any map app. Below is, for example, a Google Maps search for “hotel near Valletta.”
Walk around anywhere in Malta for possible jobs.
If you are somewhere in Malta, 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 Birgu.” 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 Maltese residents, but they can also be available to foreigners. You can search for “Malta employment scheme” or “Malta employment program.” You can search for employment schemes at your local government or embassy.
The above image shows somewhere in Malta. Photo by Hayffield L