Malta’s economy relies mainly on its Tourism industry as one of its few major exports. In fact Malta has the largest share of tourism-related employment among the all EU member states. So if employment in the Tourism industry is what you are looking for Malta jobs should definitely be your first option!
The Maltese Islands have close to a 100 hotels, 15 of them being in the five star category. Jobs range from catering positions, such as food and beverage servers, to chefs, to all levels of management posts, depending on your qualifications and experience.
Remember that working in tourism doesn’t necessarily mean working in hotels. Malta attracts thousands of English students on a yearly basis, which means that there are a considerable number of English schools, employing hundredths of people. Other tourism related Malta jobs might be in/as:
- Bars and restaurants
- Tour guides
- Malta International airport
- Air Malta airline
- Travel agencies
- Tour operators
The IT & ICT Industry
The IT and ICT industries are also very strong in Malta and there never seems to be enough qualified people to fill in all the spots. Companies are constantly on the lookout for qualified and experienced staff to employ. Malta jobs range from technicians, to software developers, engineers and consultants among many others.
Malta is also in the process of developing and constructing “Smart city” which is a global network of self-sustained townships for knowledge-based industries based on the model of Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City and Dubai Knowledge Village all in one.
Smart City will create 5,600 jobs of which 65% will be in the ICT field.
iGaming Malta Jobs
Malta has seen a big boom in the iGaming industry over the past few years with many foreign iGaming companies moving their organisations to these islands. There are plenty of companies to choose from offering a wide variety of positions of all levels. They offer jobs in customer care, marketing and PR, software developers, human resources, affiliate managers, payments, fraud analysis among many others.
There are plenty to choose from that’s for sure. Some cater for Malta only while some others are international recruitment agencies, which include jobs in Malta. Some agencies offer jobs in different types of industries while some offer Malta jobs in specific industries only.
- Vacancy Centre – VacancyCentre.com, tel: (+356) 21 232224
- Castille Resources, Valletta – CastilleResources.com, tel: (+356) 21 246527
- Reed Global Specialist Recruitment, Ta’ Xbiex – ReedGlobal.com.mt, tel: (+356) 21 322314
- Hyperion iGaming Recruitment, St Julians – HyperionGaming.com, tel: (+356) 21 381369
- Job Link Malta, Sliema – JobLinkMalta.com, tel: (+356) 21 313100
- Pentasia Malta, St Venera – Pentasia.com, tel: (+356) 21 383481
Malta’s Government recruitment agency is ETC (Employment and Training Corporation):
- ETC Head Office, Hal Far – www.etc.gov.mt, tel: (+356) 21 654940