Working in Karlsruhe

(last edited September 2013)

Many of you already have a job — that is your main reason for coming to Karlsruhe. If you don't, the ease of finding a position will depend on your country of origin, your education and your profession.

The government agency responsible for workers (as well as unemployment compensation and other social payments) is the Federal Employment Agency (Agentur für Arbeit). In Karlsruhe, they are located at:

Brauerstr. 10
76137 Karlsruhe
Opening hours are Mo-F from 7:30 am until 12:30 pm and Th also from 2 pm to 6 pm.
You can call Mo-F from 8 am until 6 pm (Tel:  0800 4 5555 00).


General information and links to some good official sites in English are provided in the sidebar.