How to look for work in France

The French labor market is quite competitive, due to a large influx of foreign people, and in which the training of the applicant is one of the key factors that conditions and deprives access to work in France. The labor trend in France indicates that only those who have the most complete curriculum can get jobs. According to some experts, the areas that offer the best job placement possibilities are Paris, Marseille, Bordeaux, Lyon, Metz and Lille-Roubaix Area. Here are some tips that will help you find a job in France:

You will need to:
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Internet
Steps to follow:


Contact the embassy of your country that is in France, to know the labor situation.


Go to the website of the French government and look for the option "employment and training" - //


Search Google the keyword related to your profession and add France, visit all the websites that appear in the first five pages of the search engine, are the most interesting job offers in France.


Leave your CV on the most important web pages to look for a job in France:,,,,


Visit the websites of the most important newspapers in France to look for job offers.


Visit directly the most well-known companies in France, especially those related to your training and do it in the periods of major hiring, September and January.

  • To increase your chances of finding work in France, you must have updated the curriculum vitae.
  • It is advisable to attach to your CV a cover letter explaining your motivation to get this job.