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1. Posted by Charlos415 (Inactive 3 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Hola, Im a student tranplant currently studying Espanol in Barcelona. the city is very nice and I am interested in trying to stay as long as possible. I really could use some advice in regards to finding work in Spain as a foreigner and any website that might have a strong list of classifieds for work and housing. Any information would be really appreciated. this is a wonderful city and 5 weeks is not nearly enough time to experience it. I am not looking for high end work and my spanish is very limited. just need something to help pay through the weeks.

!buen viaje! charlos.

2. Posted by Dianagag (Budding Member 5 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Hi !

The better website to look for a job in Spain is: www.infojobs.net, also there are others not so useful but here you go:


Also I recommend you to loook in the job section of the national news paper every Sunday:

-El Pais
-El Mundo
-La Vanguardia

and also in the regional news paper (I don't know which one is in Cataluna)

Other choice is to hand out your CV in the recruitment companies ( Empresas de trabajo Temporal -ETT are called in Spain)

I hope this info will be useful for you


3. Posted by S_Deisler (Respected Member 266 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Yeah, I found my old jobs through infojobs.net, really really good website to be honest. I don't know exactly what you're looking for, but through infojobs you could apply for Ikea, spanish telephone companies and thousands of other jobs in Barcelona and its surroundings.

4. Posted by mariaines (Budding Member 39 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

about infojobs, i guess it's impossible to get a job before even moving to spain right?
It's a very good website endeed, i even applied for a job, but the fact that i don't live in Spain it's pretty decisive

5. Posted by S_Deisler (Respected Member 266 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Well, thats right heh. If they choose you and gotta attend an interview...