How to find a job in Tunisia?

Everyone who wants to find a job in Tunisia needs first to look for a job in Tunisia. You can look for recruitment agencies in Tunisia. To find a job in Tunisia, you can start from bayt.com and glassdoor.com. And you can look for jobs on Facebook groups in Tunisia.

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

Most websites or apps are in English, French 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 find a job in Tunisia?

You can find a job in Tunisia by searching online for job opportunities in Tunisia. You can find a job either with a company or a recruitment agency.

Tunisian 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 Tunisia.

Many job websites can help you find work in Tunisia. 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 Tunis” or “Mechanic in Sfax.” 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 organization that might have job opportunities for you. For example, look for “waiter in Tunis” or “Bank Managers in Sousse.”

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

bayt.com is a popular job website in Tunisia. It has job listings in many cities.

tayara.tn is an employment and services website.

glassdoor.com is a job website in Tunisia.

Tanitjobs is another job website in Tunisia. It has job listings in many cities.

Keejob.com  emploi.nat.tn  tunisietravail.net are another job website in Tunisia.

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

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

Tunisia Jobs

Emploi Tunisie

Offres/Demandes D’emplois En Tunisie

Offres d’emplois en Tunisie

Offre d’emploi Tunisie

Emploi Tunisie

Freelance Tunisie

tn.linkedin.com is also a popular choice when networking for jobs in Tunisia.

Recruitment agencies in Tunisia.

You can look up a recruitment agency that can help you. You can type “recruitment agency near Tunis” 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 Tunisia. They can help you find a job in Tunisia.


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 Tunisia.

Speak with any person who may have traveled or worked in Tunisia. 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 Tunisia, look at local newspapers, bulletin boards, radio, and word of mouth. Local radio and newspapers are good sources of information about jobs in Tunisia.

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

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

Walk around anywhere in Tunisia for possible jobs.

If you are somewhere in Tunisia, 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 Tunis .” 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 Tunisian residents, but they can also be available to foreigners. You can search for “Tunisia employment scheme” or “Tunisia 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 Tunísia, Tunisie. Photo by Chermiti Mohamed on Unsplash.