Partner-Websites:EURES

Germany

Dear Jobseeker

The International and Specialized Service (ZAV) supports jobseekers from abroad on their way to Germany.

We are part of the German Federal Employment Agency and member of EURES Network (European Employment Service). As a governmental organization we support you free of charge, independently and neutral.

Our service includes:

  1. Information about working and living in Germany
  2. Assistance in finding a suitable job position
  3. Help with application and preparation for job interviews
  4. Information in matters of work permission and professional recognition
  5. Information about financial support programs of European Union called "Your First EURES Job" and "Reactivate"

 

Then contact us: ZAV@arbeitsagentur.de

 

We are looking forward to your application.

 

Please check our website and watch our videos:

www.make-it-in-germany.com

24 hours in Germany https://youtu.be/yNBLYuJ0vDE

Die ersten 100 Tage in Deutschland https://youtu.be/y6zd30dBGLM

More of these videos you can find here: https://www.make-it-in-germany.com/de/ueber-das-portal/infothek/mediathek/

Das Land ist für die Teilnahme an folgenden Veranstaltungen angemeldet:

Für diesen Aussteller stehen keine Veranstaltungen an.

Where are the available workers?

In February 2020, there was a national average of 2.3 jobseekers for every notified vacancy. The demand for new staff remains at high levels. The following are the main occupational categories in which there is currently a surfeit of qualified unemployed persons:

  • Police, criminal investigation services, judicial and law enforcement services
  • Software development and programming
  • Building construction
  • Trade, health monitoring, disinfection
  • Service staff in passenger transport
  • Medical laboratories

Where are the available jobs?

In the following categories there are currently more vacancies than qualified unemployed people throughout Germany:

  • Train driving
  • Care for the elderly
  • Plumbing, sanitation, heating and air-conditioning activities
  • Energy engineering
  • Mechatronics and automation
  • Medical, orthopaedic and rehabilitation technology
  • Healthcare, nursing, emergency medical services, midwifery
  • Non-medical treatment and alternative medicine
  • Monitoring, maintenance, transport infrastructure
  • Civil engineering
  • Automotive, aerospace and naval engineering
  • Information technology
  • Building planning and supervision, architecture

Short overview of the labour market:

With 83.1 million inhabitants, Germany has the fourth-largest national economy and industrial base in the world. The overwhelming majority of German businesses are small and medium-sized enterprises. A total of 61% of the workforce in Germany works in these small and medium-sized enterprises. In 2018, Germany was the world’s third largest export nation, behind the United States and China.

In December, 33.76 million people were registered employees subject to social security contributions according to the extrapolation, without seasonal adjustment, of the Federal Employment Agency. Year on year, this represented an increase of 474 000 or 1.4%. Compared with the previous year, the number of people in full-time employment subject to social security contributions rose by 167 000 or 0.7% in December and the number of people in part-time employment subject to social security contributions rose by 307 000 or 3.3%.

With the exception of Thuringia, the number of jobs subject to social security contributions increased year on year in all federal states. The highest growth rate by far was in Berlin (+3.4%). The smallest increase was recorded in Saxony-Anhalt (+0.1%).

Unemployment fell from January to February by 29 919 or 1.2% to 2 395 604 or 5%.

In comparison to the previous year, the number of unemployed people in February rose by 22 904 or 1%, after 19 973 or +0.8% in January.

Unemployment in eastern Germany fell by 5% to 564 000. Year on year, in western Germany unemployment rose by 3% to 1 831 000. The greatest percentage drop in unemployment across Germany was recorded in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Brandenburg. The greatest increase in unemployment was in Baden-Württemberg (10.6%).

On the basis of the entire civilian labour force, the unemployment rate in February was 5.3%. It remained the same as the previous year. The rate in eastern Germany, at 6.6%, was higher than in western Germany (4.9%). However, the gap between these rates has reduced by a considerable amount in recent years. In comparison with the previous year, the rate fell by 0.4 percentage points in eastern Germany and remained the same in western Germany.

At state level, the lowest unemployment rates were in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg; the highest was in Bremen.

With seasonal adjustment, the number of reported available vacancies rose by 4 000 in February. Without seasonal adjustment there were 690 000 vacancies, which represented 94 000 fewer or 12% less than last year. A total of 93% of the reported vacancies were to be filled immediately.

160 000 vacancies were de-registered in February, 37 000 fewer or 19% lower than the previous year. In the moving annual total, there were 2 127 000 departures from the labour market, 160 000 fewer or 7% less than the same period for the previous year. 6% of the vacancies were de-registered before the jobs became vacant. The average time to fill a vacancy increased by 13 days to 127 days year on year in the moving annual period. The long vacancy times indicate that it is still difficult for many businesses to fill positions. While it cannot be said that there is a general shortage of workers or skilled workers, there are significant tensions and bottlenecks in technical occupations, construction professions and healthcare and nursing professions.

Stellenangebote

Gardener for gardening and landscaping/underground enigneering (ID: BY-BAU-718) (m/f/d) The employer is a high-performance landscaping company with 18-20 employees and has been in existence for 25 years Your profile:  Professional experience in gardening/landscaping or civil engineering  Driving licence class B is mandatory  Basic knowledge of German is necessary to be able to communicate with each other (A2... Erfahren Sie mehr

REFRIGERATION PLANT BUILDER

Angeboten von:  Germany
Arbeitsplatz: Germany
Refrigeration plant builder (m/f/d) (ID: BY-BAU-698) The employer is specialized in large kitchen technology and is looking for a refrigeration plant builder. Your tasks: - All activities in the field of refrigeration plant building Your profile: - Vocational training as a refrigeration plant builder or master refrigeration plant builder - German language skills of at least A1 - Communicative and... Erfahren Sie mehr

ROOF COVER STAFF: ROOFERS AND PLUMBERS

Angeboten von:  Germany
Arbeitsplatz: Germany
A company for roofing, flat roof seals and green roofs is looking for Roof cover Staff, Roofers, Plumbers Several employees of different nationality are already working at this company. Take your chance! Requirements:  Apprenticeship or many years of experience as a roofer  Basic German language skills Tasks:  Manufacture of wooden structures for trusses  Roofing  Waterproofing... Erfahren Sie mehr

BUTCHER

Angeboten von:  Germany
Arbeitsplatz: Germany
A family-run butcher shop in Thuringia (in the heart of Germany) with an excellent reputation is looking for Butcher Requirements:  Apprenticeship or work experience as butcher  Basic German language skills or willingness to learn German Employer offer:  Permanent employment contract  Working time: full time (40 hours per week)  Starting salary: 12€ per hour gross ... Erfahren Sie mehr

Apprentice as a restaurant specialist (m/f/d)

Angeboten von:  Germany
Arbeitsplatz: Germany
Are you interested in a 3-year dual training as a restaurant specialist? We are looking for you in our 4-star-S-Hotel! An overview of the job: Restaurant specialists serve the guests in gastronomic establishments. Primarily they advise on the selection of food and drinks, serve and collect money, but they also prepare larger events. In hotels, they also work in floor... Erfahren Sie mehr
EOJD