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Jobs in Greece

Look here for listings from major newspapers and other sources for all kinds of jobs in Greece. You'll find companies offering part-time, long-term, and temporary positions, plus my tips on how to find work in Greece.

Note: with the poor economic situation in Greece, job offer scams have increased. Don't ever send money in order to process a job application or get paperwork to work in Greece - legitimate Greek employers will never ask for this. However, they will routinely ask you your age and to send a photo - practices which are perfectly legal in Greece and most of the EU, but a surprise for applicants from the United States and elsewhere.

  1. Greek Employers Offering Jobs (8)
  2. Job Ad Lists for Greece (5)

Find Jobs in Greece
Helpful hints on finding your perfect job in Greece - plus a job opportunity that sounds too good to be true may be a scam. Here's an example.

Jobs in Greece - Craig's List Athens
Popular Craig's List has a jobs section for Athens and other locations in Greece. Is it a good place to find a job? Yes, if you follow these tips.

Summer Club Promoter
Jobs in Greece - One of the easiest jobs to get in Greece is to work as a "promoter" on one of the party-hearty islands such as Ios, the north coast of Crete, Rhodes, and others.

Volunteer Your Vacation in Greece
A volunteer vacation helping Greek causes could be more refreshing than a traditional holiday in Greece. Check out these listed volunteer opportunities, and find out if volunteering in Greece is right for you.

Cool Guide for Living on Crete
Find out how to deal with Greek bureaucracy when you're living and working in Crete.

Escape Artist - Greece
Frequently-updated listings on job opportunities in Greece, plus other useful information on living abroad.

Escoba Cafe - Athens and Naxos
This bar/cafe often needs bartenders and waitresses; use their handy on-line form to apply. Tex-Mex experience may be helpful.

Forthnet - Jobs in Greece
Companies and employment agencies offering work in Greece. Most listings are primarily aiming at the Greek job seeker.

Hellenic Resources - Jobs
Compilation of job notices in Greece, primarily technical.

How to Find a Job
Greek only information on job hunting in Hellas.

Job Postings for Greece
Looking for a job in Greece? Have a job opening in Greece or the Greek island you need to fill? Employers and employees can connect here.

Jobs in Cyprus
Cyppus is its own nation, but the island has close ties with Greece and the same wonderful climate. The JobinCyprus sites provides all sorts of job listings, but especially openings in hospitality and tourism. Their filtering system for each category's listings is a little clunky but the information is good.

Jobs in Greece - Craig's List
The Athens version of Craig's List posts jobs, though not as many as I expected. Also check under "Gigs" which sometimes lists some other work opportunities, mostly short-term.

Jobs in Greece - Greeka List
An active island-by-island job listing, primarily for restaurant work, hotel maid positions, and a few clerical jobs. Submit your information to as many as you like through an easy on-line form.

Jobs in Greece for UK/EU Members
Excellent overview of the job situation for EU members, especially those from the U.K. Some interesting suggestions on where to find out about jobs.

Key Employers in Greece
Great selection of real jobs and employers in Greece. Also lists some volunteer opportunities.

Paros Island Bulletin Board
Lots of would-be employees post their availability on this bulletin board for the Greek island of Paros.

Studio Yria - Pottery Employment
Skilled in ceramics or willing to be? Contact this local pottery studio to see if they have job opportunities available. Artists are also welcome.

Teaching English in Greece
Not a job offer but general information on one man's experience teaching English on Crete, with reassuring info on the official paperwork situation.

Hotel Jobs - Holiday Inn Athens
The Holiday Inn near the Athens International Airpot has an on-line job application form. While the presence of the form doesn't necessarily mean a job is available at the time you apply, it's a place to start.

Swiftcrew Yacht Industry Jobs - Europe
Not all of these will lead to jobs in Greece, but many of them may. If you have yacht skills, this is one place to look for positions on cruises in the Mediterranean, plus related support jobs at yacht company offices.

Summer Worker Visa Chart
Handy chart showing availability of temporary worker visas around the world. Unfortunately Greece info is limited.

Neilson Resorts, Greece & Turkey
From Anywork Anywhere, information on working at Neilson Resorts. Need EU passport and a British N.I. number. Season runs March-November with some high season positions available. Many of the jobs are in their child activities system. Neilson listing goes up and down with the season; search on the site if it is not active.

Moraitis Sports Center - Jobs
This sports center outside Athens offers a variety of watersports and operates a bar - so they need sporty people and male and female bartenders.

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