If you have already a work permit, or you are Azeris, you can just go down to see how to find a job in Azerbaijan.
If you don’t have a work permit, the first thing you need to do is to find a job. So go down to see how to find a job in Azerbaijan.
How to get a job in Azerbaijan? A quick guide for foreigners and Azeris people
You can start looking around at some useful job listing websites.
- Google: when you start job hunting, a simple google search can be a good start. Look for the kind of job you would like to do, for example, “accounting managers in Azerbaijan” or “Delivery driver in Azerbaijan”. Use the language that you feel most comfortable speaking. Don’t stop at the first pages and go deep with your search. You’ll get an immediate feeling of what’s around and of which job websites are best suited for your needs.
- Facebook Jobs: can be also an option to start to see what’s around you. You can also ask around in the Facebook groups that are relevant to your profession, or your language or nationality, or just relevant to your wider interests.
- jobsearch.az. : Best site for jobs in Azerbaijan.
Most popular jobs in Azerbaijan
Banking, which includes various professions such as credit specialists, finance, insurance, and accounting managers, is the second-fastest-growing sector in Azerbaijan’s labor market. Unlike ten years ago, when young people sought careers in diplomacy, advocacy, and teaching, the banking industry is now more popular. Public service has become more popular among young people today than it was 10-15 years ago. Despite the fact that the average salary for these positions is 300 manats ($ 370), young people consider public service to be one of their top priorities for future employment.
Top jobs in Azerbaijan
Crane operator in Azerbaijan – Because Azerbaijan’s developed construction sector lacks local skilled crane operators, many foreigners with the necessary skills are hired.
Support worker in Azerbaijan – Although it is one of the lowest-paying jobs in Azerbaijan, many foreigners are interested in it because it does not require employees to have specific professional skills.
Maintenance worker in Azerbaijan – This is an important position for all oil and gas companies.
Production worker in Azerbaijan – Production workers usually works in oil equipment production or in food production companies in Azerbaijan
Truck driver in Azerbaijan – For international transportation, oil transport companies prefer to hire foreign truck drivers.