Working Abroad: Jobs
International Jobs--Job sites
The Riley Guide - lists of links to job search websites and breaks them down into country-specific websites.
Jobs Abroad - searchable database of countries and job opportunities.
Job Rank - international employment directory featuring reviews and rankings of jobs in other countries.
Michigan Jobs for Int'l Students
Types of Work Abroad
- The Peace Corps is a volunteer program run by the U.S. government that places individuals in over 70 different countries. Volunteers work on various projects from education to health to environment, just to name a few. These assignments are generally 2 years in length, and although technically unpaid, volunteers receive many benefits. For more information, see http://www.peacecorps.gov
Many Americans are placed on assignment in foreign countries through their roles in the U.S. military. To learn more about military service and the opportunities to be placed abroad, check out their website at http://www.military.com/join-armed-forces
- The U.S. government employs thousands of Americans who work in hundreds of countries around the world, for more information start at https://careers.state.gov/work/foreign-service/officer/