Described as a leisure and vibrant nightlife center, Saint Julian's also provides professional opportunities for foreigners. Find out more in this article.
Saint Julian's is with no doubt one of the post popular Maltese cities, not only for the numerous leisure activities it provides but also for its vibrant nightlife. Stretching over some 160 hectares of land, the city is located on the coast, North to Valletta, the capital city. Former fishing village, Saint Julian's has developed into a leading tourism destination over the years, not only for expatriates but also for the youth.
Indeed, Saint Julian's hosts many bars, restaurants, hotels (including five-star hotels and independent private apartments), not to mention some 20 night clubs. Note that the city is surrounded by Paceville, Pembroke, Swieqi, Madliena, High Ridge, Sliema, Gzira and San Gwann.
You are more likely to be hired by the following in Saint Julian's: restaurants, night clubs, bars, cinema halls, coffee shops, Imax 3D cinema halls, bowling clubs, casinos, horse riding training centers, water sports, snorkeling and diving centers, water polo clubs, pharmacies, boutiques, real estate, information and communication technology and services.
Note that bilingual candidates stand more chances of being hired in Saint Julian's, as in surrounding cities, given their tourism characteristics. Hence, having a good command of English should definitely help. In case, you are not bilingual, this does not mean that you cannot work there. It rather involved a longer and more tedious job search.
Find a job
Internet will probably be your greatest tool during your job search in Saint Julian's, especially if you are not yet in Malta. Remember to type the following keywords in your search engine: “Saint Julian’s Malta jobs”. Feel free to browse classified ads in local newspapers also.
If you are already on the spot, why not call in person at companies which interest you? In fact, face to face contact is rather preferred in the fields of hospitality and catering which are continuously recruiting. Consider sending spontaneous job applications to companies operating across the city as well. You might be lucky! Who knows? But make sure to call and inquire whether these have received your job application, or even to seek for an interview with the director or human resource manager.
Finally, you are likely to find several recruitment agencies across Saint Julian's, like in the other Maltese cities. These should definitely be able to help you find the ideal job according to your qualifications and skills.