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Something easy, that makes loads of money, and gets him hot chicks
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Something easy, that makes loads of money, and gets him hot chicks
I got that job already.

Sorry, no more openings for that position.
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Old 05.03.2012, 15:17
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Learn this phrase: "Wotsch Pommes mit dine Hamburger?"
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I speak fluent english but i have no qualifications what job can i get in switzerland ?
Perhaps you could get into translation? From English into English. Limited demand, but it's pretty straightforward work.
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Old 05.03.2012, 16:18
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I am sorry to tell you this but until you understand a minimum of the German language you won't find any employment here.
So THAT's why my Italian-speaking (Swiss) wife doesn't have a job!

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I speak fluent english but i have no qualifications what job can i get in switzerland ?
wondering how and why did you land up in Switzerland? follow that purpose!

quick word of advice:
  • get Qualified
  • explore your Talent, if any
  • do what you are here for, except for looking for jobs
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Old 05.03.2012, 16:27
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I think, based on a previous post, he is in CH because of luv. Let´s cut some slack for the newcomer, shall we ?
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I speak fluent english but i have no qualifications what job can i get in switzerland ?
Dear memsav, if you have not done so already, I invite you to check out this thread, which has some good tips regarding searching/finding jobs with little or no qualifications. I am not very familiar with the job market you are aiming at tackling (nor am I an expert on the Swiss job market), however it seems to me that the more specialized/skilled/qualified, the more "lenient" the market is towards the lack of local languages (although knowing them greatly helps and is value added IMO), and vice versa, the less qualified, the more important it is to know the local languages.

Just one question: what do you mean by qualifications? Professional qualifications, university degrees, etc.? You did not specify, but I have seen certain cases where a solid experience is also acceptable in lieu of formal qualifications - not for all jobs though. I don't want to sound discouraging, but the Swiss love for the "pieces of paper", especially locally recognized/obtained, and the very high pool of qualified people (local and foreigners) already in the country, make your chances slimmer and slimmer if you don't at least speak the local language(s).

However, don't give up. If I were you, having worked in a restaurant before, I would walk into all the English/Irish pubs that I could find in your areas of interest, CV in hand, and inquire whether they are hiring people. When doing so, I would clearly communicate my willingness to adapt and learn, leave my CV and contact info, and, if you don't hear anything for 3-4 days, call back and inquire. I would also consider investing some time in a German course - if you don't have the money now, you can start with some online free resources (Google is your friend) and also take advantage of things like the German Conversation Group, and practice.

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I think, based on a previous post, he is in CH because of luv. Let´s cut some slack for the newcomer, shall we ?
Yeah fair enough. I would suggest that the OP thinks about what he wants to do as a career and then go about getting the qualifications to achieve that. ie., forget about getting a job for now, and get an education or the necessary skills.
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Something easy, that makes loads of money, and gets him hot chicks
Buy lottery tickets (doesn't need any skill ) , if it click, will solve all problem.. don't forget my 20% for valuable advice .

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I speak fluent english but i have no qualifications what job can i get in switzerland ?
It's not a great post now is it? For a potential employer or someone perusing this thread, you come across as being virtually unemployable....

You're still young, and if you're hungry enough, still have the chance to get into a company and work yourself up. This all depends on your attitude....

My advice would be an intensive German course and get to the B1 level as quickly as possible through immersing yourself in the language, and of course, hard work. It's a simple question of investing in your future. No pain... no gain.

You're Turkish right? Try the courier companies such as DHL, TNT, UPS, FED-EX etc. They all have hubs in Zürich and employ (mainly) Turkish and Balkan drivers. Admittedly, all the drivers I have dealings with speak a fair level of German. These companies are in no way seeking fluency as communication with customers when picking up or dropping off parcels is minimal.
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I got that job already.

Sorry, no more openings for that position.


Are you a gynecologist ????

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