The majority of vacancies in Norway are listed on the Internet. All job vacancies published in Norway can be found in the NAV job database. Most of the vacancies are written in Norwegian, but you can find a number of job vacancies in English by using the pre-defined search.
More information and guidance:
- “Living and working in Norway”:
NAV EURES hold information meetings every Friday at 10:00 at NAV Frogner, Sommerrogt. 1 in Oslo. About: Labour marked situation, where and how to look for a job, registration and residence, language courses and accommodation.
- Where to find job vacancies in Norway?
- Tips for job seekers
- EURES – European job mobility
- Selected professions and industries
- Job fairs (where NAV EURES and Norwegian employers participate)
When you work in Norway, you automatically become a member of the Norwegian National Insurance Scheme from your first day of work. You will not become a member though, if you are working temporarily for your foreign employer in Norway.
Membership of the National Insurance Scheme is the key to your entitlements from NAV. You can read more about membership in the menue to the right.
NAV's services and benefits
What entitlements you can claim under the National Insurance Act depends on what kind of membership you have, or whether you are covered by a social security agreement.
You should be aware that some entitlements require that you have been a member of the National Insurance Scheme for a certain time. For questions about the wide range of benefits and requirements pertaining to specific countries/national insurance agreements, please contact NAV.