Work in Jubail


Wondering how and where to find a job in Jubail? This city offers many job prospects. Find out more in this article.

It was decided, since 1975, that Jubail should turn into an industrial hub. Indeed, this city, which is one of Saudi Arabia's major regions, has managed to emerge as one of the leading industrial centers in the Middle East, thanks to various fields such as the production of fertilizers, petrochemicals, steel, import and export, etc. Other sectors such as the commercial port, airport and naval base are other key factors which contribute to the city's accelerated development.


Jubail's economy mainly relies on SABIC and MARAFIC which are the Middle- East region's biggest petrochemical companies. You will also find one of the world's largest desalination plants which provides fresh water for the rest of the city's industries. Note that Jubail also hosts many other petrochemical plants complexes, as well as huge multinationals which are quite open to foreign expertise, especially in terms of sales and technicians.

In fact, Jubail is deemed to be a real job pool with a total of 19 major plants, 136 ancillary facilities over some 8 000 hectares of land. Hence, besides petrochemicals, the most promising sectors are namely information and communication technology, health care, steel, aluminum and plastic production, etc.

Find a job

In most cases, expatriates working in Jubail have been transferred from their company's head office. But if you have specialized in the petrochemical field, you should not have trouble in finding a job there. You can start by sending spontaneous job applications to major plants operating across the city. Otherwise, you can as well view job offers on the Internet thanks to general and specialized websites.

Registering with a recruitment agency will also help you find a job matching your profile more easily. Word of mouth can be another important search tool if you have friends or contacts on the spot.

 Useful links: – Job offers in Jubail – Jubail Forum 
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