Ukraine war

Jobs for refugees

New job platforms connect Ukrainian refugees and Austrian companies.

Refugee jobs
access to the labor market
for Ukrainian refugees.

Whether metal workers, cooks or software developers: Several new job platforms want to make the offer on the Austrian labor market transparent, especially for Ukrainian war refugees. On the platform Jobs for Ukraine Companies can post job advertisements free of charge, which will be activated after a positive check. The initiative, started privately by managers from Spar-ICS, Signa IT and Agencylife, is already being used by companies such as RHI Magnesita, Palfinger and numerous hotels. Also the digital portal Trending Topics has set up a recruiting platform for Ukrainians. This offers employers from all over Europe free job advertisements. Last but not least, the job portals karriere.at, hokify and jobs.at are also involved ukrainejobs.at jointly launched an online exchange. In order to be able to work in Austria, Ukrainian refugees need a blue residence card for displaced persons and a work permit. 

Photo: Karriere.at