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Esch-sur-Alzette is deemed to be a very promising city in terms of employment. Find out, in this article, how to proceed to find a job there.

Located at less than 20 km from Luxembourg City, Esch-sur-Alzette is the capital city of the Terres Rouges region. As a modern and active city, it provides a range of facilities and services to its inhabitants, as well as many professional opportunities, even for qualified and skilled foreigners. In fact, its population, to date, amounts to some 33,000 inhabitants, including 30% of expatriates.

You are very likely to enjoy your stay in this city, especially due to its proximity with the capital city which is just 20 minutes away, as well as many cultural, sports and tourist activities it provides. This should allow you make a balance between your professional and personal life. Note that Esch-sur-Alzette has a developed transport network, including buses and railway, as well as access to the motorway. In short, Esch-sur-Alzette can be the ideal city for you.


Esch-sur-Alzette is deemed to be Luxembourg's second major city due to its economic and commercial activities. In fact, the city is experiencing continuous development, thus encouraging investors to start new businesses there. To date, Esch-sur-Alzette hosts a large number of dynamic and innovative companies, also involving the building of modern structures as well as the use of new technologies.

Esch-sur-Alzette is also rich in iron ore which has transformed it into one of the country's greatest steel manufacturers. Several steel industries have even set up their head offices and subsidiaries in the country, and in this city in particular. Trade is another of its economic pillars as its continuous growth also represents an open door for more professionals.

Find a job

You will probably start your job search on the Internet thanks to numerous general and specialized job websites, as well as social professional networks. The European Job Mobility Portal, as well as the municipality's website also advert job vacancies. You can also register with a temporary recruitment agency to have more chances of finding a job according to your profile.

Finally, given that Esch-sur-Alzette hosts many national and international companies, why not send spontaneous job applications to a few companies? You could be lucky!

 Useful links:

Expat.com – Jobs in Luxembourg 
Esch-sur-Alzette - Recruitment offers www.esch.lu
Monster.lu jobsearch.monster.lu
Indeed www.indeed.lu
Career Jet www.careerjet.lu
Glassdoor www.glassdoor.com

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