Looking for work

New to the Erzgebirge, looking for secure and interesting employment but don’t have German citizenship?
You will find information here about whether and how you can work and live in the Erzgebirge.

The Erzgebirge is an important business location with innovative companies in a wide range of sectors. The region is home to almost 16,000 companies, with the majority employing fewer than 250 people. In the Erzgebirge, around a third of people work in industry. The largest sectors are the metal industry, engineering, the automotive supply industry and the electronics and electrical engineering industries. The region also has many workshops, for instance in the construction and automotive industries.

Many small and medium-sized Erzgebirge businesses have attractive jobs to offer. Unemployment currently stands at around 5 %, the lowest rate in more than 20 years.
The regional economy is booming. For that reason, we are always looking for new professionals from outside the region. The Erzgebirge needs you!

Magnificent scenery, excellent job opportunities and prospects, the ideal environment for families – the Erzgebirge provides the perfect conditions for your career.

Come to the Erzgebirge – we have all sorts of jobs for you!

Looking for a job in the Erzgebirge Qualified Professionals Portal

You will find hundreds of job advertisements here, for a large number of Erzgebirge companies – it’s regularly updated includes skilled jobs with direct contact details, and is free with no need to register! Already found a job that interests you? Then apply online, direct to the company. Or want to leave a speculative application on the portal and be emailed with suitable opportunities? It’s worth taking a look.

To the Erzgebirge Qualified Professionals Portal
To other regional job sites

Job hunting via the Federal Employment Agency Annaberg-Buchholz

EURES advisor, Annaberg-Buchholz Federal Employment Agency

Are you a cross-border commuter from the Czech Republic or Poland who wants to work in the Erzgebirge? The EURES advisor at the Federal Employment Agency Annaberg-Buchholz can help with your job search or advise you on social security.
More information on working in the border region / Contact the EURES advisor

ZAV - The International Placement Service - “International personnel services”

Want to work in Germany? The Federal Employment Agency’s International Placement Service (Zentrale Auslands- und Fachvermittlung, ZAV) provides advice and information about work permits and the required residence permits and can assist you in your job hunt.
Working in Germany - The International Placement Service can advise you

The ZAV provides selected applicant's profiles - intersectoral and for special industries - for example, in the “Stellenanzeiger Germany - Job Monitor Germany” for the hotel and catering industry. Also your applicant profile could be published there or you may find an attractive job offer.

Got any questions? Please get in touch.

We can advice you about your job hunting in the Erzgebirge. We will provide you with information and arrange contact with employers and the Employment Agency in the Erzgebirge.

Your contact

Kristin Kocksch

Telephone: +49 3733 145 109

Nora Bräuer

Telephone: +49 3733 145 165

Kathrin Stellmacher

Telephone: +49 3733 145 161

Sara Unger

Telephone: +49 3733 145 162

Theresia Wanke

Telephone: +49 3733 145 160

Your contact to our partners in authorities and specialist offices in the Erzgebirge district

Employment Agency (Agentur für Arbeit)
Paulus-Jenisius-Straße 43
09456 Annaberg-Buchholz
Telephone: 0800 4 5555 00
Email: Annaberg-Buchholz@arbeitsagentur.de
Further Information

EURES advisor
of the Employment Agency

Contact: Mr Michael Schroeter
Paulus-Jenisius-Straße 43
09456 Annaberg-Buchholz
Telephone: +49 (0)3733 133-6168
Email: Annaberg-Buchholz.EURESTBeratung@arbeitsagentur.de
Languages: German, Czech

The Federal Employment Agency’s
“International Placement Service”
may also be useful:

Zentrale Auslands- und Fachvermittlung
(Central Placement Office of the Federal Employment Agency)

International Placement Service (IPS)
Henriette-Heber-Straße 6
01069 Dresden

Team Leader Andrea Degenkolbe
Email: ZAV-IPS-Sachsen@arbeitsagentur.de