To find a job in Tianjin, research, network, and apply for jobs online and in person. You can start with Zhipin and We-xpats. Everyone who wants to find a job in Tianjin needs to look for a job in Tianjin. You can look for recruitment agencies in Tianjin. And you can look for jobs on Facebook groups in Tianjin.
Once you find a job, you may need a work permit. You can do this from abroad or in Tianjin. Chinese 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 Tianjin without a job offer. Read more below on how to find a job in Tianjin.
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First, find a job, and then you will worry about a work permit if you need it.
How to get a job in Tianjin
You can find a job in Tianjin by searching online for job opportunities in Tianjin. You can find a job either with a company or a recruitment agency.
Chinese 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 Tianjin
To find a job, try using search engines like Baidu, Google, Naver, Sogou, or Yandex. For example, try to search “Construction worker in Tianjin” or “Hotel Manager in Tianjin,” 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 “Cooking Chef in Tianjin” or “Housekeeper in Tianjin.”
Many job websites can help you find work in Tianjin. 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 Tianjin
Facebook groups help you to connect with people about jobs in Tianjin. I found these groups talking about jobs in Tianjin. You can look for more.
Recruitment agencies in Tianjin
You can look up a recruitment agency that can help you. You can type “recruitment agency near Tianjin” 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 Tianjin, search your area for local recruitment agencies. They can help you find a job in Tianjin.
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 Tianjin
To find a job in Tianjin, speak with any person who may have traveled or worked in Tianjin. 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 Tianjin.”
Walk around anywhere in Tianjin for possible jobs
If you are somewhere in Tianjin, 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 Tianjin.” You can see these places to ask for job opportunities.