Working in Switzerland: A weekly roundup of the latest job news
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Working in Switzerland: A weekly roundup of the latest job news

Find out all the latest information related to jobs in Switzerland with The Local's weekly roundup of relevant news.

UPDATED: Can you be fired in Switzerland if you refuse the Covid-19 vaccine?
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UPDATED: Can you be fired in Switzerland if you refuse the Covid-19 vaccine?

Getting fired in Switzerland: The employment laws you need to know about

Getting fired in Switzerland: The employment laws you need to know about

Hear ye, here ye! This Swiss city is looking for a town crier
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Hear ye, here ye! This Swiss city is looking for a town crier

EXPLAINED: What are your chances of getting a job in Switzerland from abroad?
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EXPLAINED: What are your chances of getting a job in Switzerland from abroad?

Economists predict rapid recovery in Switzerland — if pandemic measures work

Economists predict rapid recovery in Switzerland — if pandemic measures work

Jobs in Switzerland: Foreigners ‘less likely to be hired than Swiss nationals’

Jobs in Switzerland: Foreigners ‘less likely to be hired than Swiss nationals’

Almost one in ten live in poverty in Switzerland: Report

Almost one in ten live in poverty in Switzerland: Report

Covid-19: How the pandemic has triggered a boom in home working jobs in Switzerland

Covid-19: How the pandemic has triggered a boom in home working jobs in Switzerland

Five insider tips for job seekers in Switzerland
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Five insider tips for job seekers in Switzerland

Where are the job vacancies in Switzerland in 2021?

Where are the job vacancies in Switzerland in 2021?

Switzerland’s economy and job market face gloomy outlook, new figures show

Switzerland’s economy and job market face gloomy outlook, new figures show

Why French cross-border workers choose to work in Switzerland

Why French cross-border workers choose to work in Switzerland

How coronavirus has devastated the Swiss job market

How coronavirus has devastated the Swiss job market

How new changes in Switzerland around working from home will impact workers

How new changes in Switzerland around working from home will impact workers

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Swiss doc boycotts Novartis over job cuts

French workers asked to reveal what they think of Switzerland

French workers asked to reveal what they think of Switzerland

Working on Sundays and weekends in Switzerland: What you need to know
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Working on Sundays and weekends in Switzerland: What you need to know

Switzerland still the world’s biggest magnet for skilled workers

Switzerland still the world’s biggest magnet for skilled workers

Record summer for job openings in Switzerland

Record summer for job openings in Switzerland

Large Swiss firms must start gender pay gap reporting in 2020

Large Swiss firms must start gender pay gap reporting in 2020

One in five Swiss employees ‘very often stressed at work’

One in five Swiss employees ‘very often stressed at work’

Boom in job ads after rules favouring Swiss-based workers launched
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Boom in job ads after rules favouring Swiss-based workers launched

Switzerland will need ‘half a million extra workers in 10 years but immigration is not the only answer’

Switzerland will need ‘half a million extra workers in 10 years but immigration is not the only answer’

‘Burn-out’ is an ‘occupational phenomenon’ not disease: WHO

‘Burn-out’ is an ‘occupational phenomenon’ not disease: WHO

Swiss employees working less and taking more holidays

Swiss employees working less and taking more holidays

Swiss government unveils new measures favouring Switzerland-based workers

Swiss government unveils new measures favouring Switzerland-based workers

Volvo Switzerland to offer staff six months parental leave

Volvo Switzerland to offer staff six months parental leave

Swiss employees get cheap medical certificates via WhatsApp

Swiss employees get cheap medical certificates via WhatsApp

Swiss fathers increasingly likely to work part time

Swiss fathers increasingly likely to work part time

‘We eat pork’: Swiss company’s job listing for a driver accused of discrimination

‘We eat pork’: Swiss company’s job listing for a driver accused of discrimination

‘A short-term L permit is almost useless for non-EU graduates of Swiss unis’

‘A short-term L permit is almost useless for non-EU graduates of Swiss unis’

The best and worst paid jobs in Switzerland in 2019

The best and worst paid jobs in Switzerland in 2019

Novartis to offer staff 14 weeks parental leave

Novartis to offer staff 14 weeks parental leave

Half of all Swiss bus drivers suffering from stress

Half of all Swiss bus drivers suffering from stress

The pros and cons of being an au pair in Switzerland

The pros and cons of being an au pair in Switzerland

Switzerland to set quotas for Brits in event of no-deal Brexit

Switzerland to set quotas for Brits in event of no-deal Brexit

Foreign workers well integrated in Swiss job market: study

Foreign workers well integrated in Swiss job market: study

Number of highly-qualified immigrants soars in Switzerland

Number of highly-qualified immigrants soars in Switzerland

More than one in four Swiss employees under the spell of stress – report

More than one in four Swiss employees under the spell of stress – report

Swiss firm’s job ad: ‘Wanted – uncomplicated woman without small kids’

Swiss firm’s job ad: ‘Wanted – uncomplicated woman without small kids’

Switzerland praises ‘successful integration’ of EU workers

Switzerland praises ‘successful integration’ of EU workers

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Working internationally? Share your experiences

Switzerland sees ‘alarming’ rise in stress-related time off work

Switzerland sees ‘alarming’ rise in stress-related time off work

Study: Swiss spend their lives at work

Study: Swiss spend their lives at work

Study: Swiss recruiters favour men over women

Study: Swiss recruiters favour men over women

Study: most Swiss workers are cynical about employer

Study: most Swiss workers are cynical about employer

Ticino to vote on hiring Swiss workers over foreigners

Ticino to vote on hiring Swiss workers over foreigners

Ticino bucks trend in cross-border workers

Ticino bucks trend in cross-border workers

Expat workers ride bumpy Swiss job market

Expat workers ride bumpy Swiss job market

Mothers returning to work could face the sack

Mothers returning to work could face the sack

Swiss workers face increased physical risks

Swiss workers face increased physical risks

Report hails positive impact of EU immigrants

Report hails positive impact of EU immigrants

US-owned biotech firm scales back layoffs

US-owned biotech firm scales back layoffs

Pension billions lie unclaimed in Swiss fund

Pension billions lie unclaimed in Swiss fund

US writer sets thriller in Zurich – then moves there

US writer sets thriller in Zurich – then moves there

‘Switzerland is extremely entrepreneur-friendly’

‘Switzerland is extremely entrepreneur-friendly’

What you need to know about Swiss business etiquette

What you need to know about Swiss business etiquette

Swiss salaries show real growth in 2012

Swiss salaries show real growth in 2012

Jump in Swiss jobs good news for expats

Jump in Swiss jobs good news for expats

‘Mumpreneurs’ promotes women in business

‘Mumpreneurs’ promotes women in business

How to write the perfect Swiss CV

How to write the perfect Swiss CV

Swiss Railways offers bonus to fill staff void

Swiss Railways offers bonus to fill staff void

Swiss feel job cuts chill as economy turns

Swiss feel job cuts chill as economy turns

Tobacco workers top Swiss wage poll

Tobacco workers top Swiss wage poll

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Workers worried over Petroplus oil plants

Swiss face new year of economic uncertainty

Swiss face new year of economic uncertainty

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Swiss unemployment rises in December

Switzerland sees surge in cross-border commuters

Switzerland sees surge in cross-border commuters

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One third of Swiss workers in part-time jobs

EXPLAINED: How much do foreign workers in Switzerland earn?
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EXPLAINED: How much do foreign workers in Switzerland earn?

EXPLAINED: What it’s really like working in Switzerland

EXPLAINED: What it’s really like working in Switzerland

Asylum seekers to be allocated to cantons using artificial intelligence

Asylum seekers to be allocated to cantons using artificial intelligence