Qatar Employment Directory
A directory of some of the biggest employers in Qatar with contact details.
In this section of the website we aim to provide a directory of the largest employers in Qatar. Note that where we have more detailed listings we have linked to these instead. Where possible, we have linked directly to these companies jobs' vacancy pages.
Qatar Airways Vacancies
With almost 15,000 employees, and billed as the fastest growing airline in the world - they plan to almost double their current fleet of aircraft by 2012 - Qatar Airways can always be counted upon to have job vacancies available! For up-to-date information about careers with Qatar Airways, see the Qatar Airways careers page.
Airport Jobs in Qatar
Doha International Airport
Although the current international airport has just been expanded, Qatar is in the process of building a huge new airport, which it hopes will make the country a major transport hub. It's not surprising, then, that 2008 alone saw a 70% increase in staff at the airport.
Banking Employers in Qatar
There are a growing number of banks in Qatar, with major international banks such as HSBC represented as well as local banks. See our complete list of Banks in Qatar in our article Qatar Money, along with links to each bank's website.
EFL Employers in Qatar
For a full list of Qatar schools that teach English as a foreign language, see our list of Qatar language schools.
Finance Jobs in Qatar
Qatar Exchange: The very new Qatar Exchange is run via a partnership with NYSE Euronext, and is the successor to the Doha Securities Market.
Tel: +974 4333666
The Qatar Financial Center
The Qatar Financial Center is the highly respected financial authority of Qatar - and employees also get to avoid the onerous burden of sponsorship.
Tel: +974 4967777
To apply for work at the Qatar Financial Center visit QFC Careers.
Qatar Investment Authority
The Qatar Investment Authority is responsible for chanelling some of Qatar's enormous oil and gas revenues into diverse investment portfolios.
To discuss potential employment contact the Qatar Investment authority at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Further Education Jobs
Further education has been a major concern of the current regime, and with the setting up of Education City as well as Atlantic College there are many jobs available for teachers. For our full listing of further education institutes see Qatar Universities.
We have had our work cut out recently trying to keep up with the influx of new luxury hotels being built in Qatar! For details of all the luxury hotels in Qatar, see our Qatar Hotel Guide. For a more extensive list of hotels in Qatar see our Qatar Hotel Directory.
Kindergarten Jobs in Qatar
For a list of kindergarten employers, see Qatar Nurseries.
Media Opportunities in Qatar
Al Jazeera may court controversy, but is also a leader in new media - a position partly forced upon it by censorship in other parts of the world. With both Arabic and English language networks, a major website and a focus on new media, Al Jazeera offers diverse career opportunities for job seekers in the media and IT industry.
Al Jazeera English
Qatar Petrochemicals Company (QAPCO)
Located in Mesaieed Industrial City, QAPCO is a major manufacturer of Ethylene and Polyethylene. The company is a joint venture between Industries Qatar and French company Total Petrochemicals.
Tel. +974 4242444
Qatar Fertiliser Company Vacancies
QAFCO is the world's largest single site producer of Ammonia and Urea, capable of producing two millions tonnes annually of each product.
Tel: +974 4228888
Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC)
QAFAC manufactures methanol and MTBE.
Tel: +974 4773400
Current Vacancies: see QAFAC Jobs
Qatar Medical Jobs
With a population expanding at a huge rate, both the public and the private sector are always looking for staff. For the contact details of both the government run Hamad Medical City as well as for the numerous private hospitals see Qatar Hospitals.
Qatar petroleum is probably the largest job provider in Qatar. For information on working with Qatar Petroleum as well as links to current QP jobs see our full Qatar Petroleum Listing.
Located outside Doha in Mesaieed Industrial City, fast growing Qatar Steel has over 1200 employees.
Tel: +974 4778778
Job Listing: Qatar Steel Careers
Qatar Teaching Jobs: Jobs in Primary/Secondary Education
The need for qualified and experienced expatriates to fuel the growth of Qatar has lead to an explosion in the number of private schools in Qatar. For information about these schools see our list of Schools in Qatar.
Real Estate Vacancies
Qatari Diar is a huge real estate investment company owned by the Qatar Investment Authority.
Tel: +974 4974444
Barwa Real Estate
Barwa is a huge Qatar real estate company, simultaneously running numerous real estate projects both at home and abroad.
Tel: +974 4998888
Supreme Education Council Jobs
The Supreme Education Council was set up to oversee the transformation of Qatar's education system. Though very demanding of its employees, it also offers excellent remuneration.
Qtel was the government monopoly in Qatar until recently, and remains a huge employer. The new kid on the block - at least in Qatar - is Vodafone - both may be worth a try if you are in the telecommunications industry.
Qatar Telecom: Contact Details
Tel: + 974 8007111
Gas Industry Jobs
While oil was responsible for the start of Qatar's petroleum industry, Gas is the cornerstone of its present and future wealth. Partially owned by Qatar Petroleum, Ras Gas is the largest natural gas company in Qatar and is a huge employer.