Jobs and Internships in Chile

Interested in taking a working holiday in Chile? On our guide to working in Chile for foreigners you can get application and visa information and search recrutiers for English speakers and internationals. Search jobs today.

 
 

Jobs in Chile

 

Best Places to Seek Employment

Jobs Chile

If you are applying from overseas and are an English speaker then you are best applying or going to live in the larger towns and cities, or in areas where tourism is developed. Top places to consider include:

  • Santiago
  • Pichilemu
  • Pucón
  • Valparaíso
  • Viña del Mar 
  • Puente Alto
  • Antofagasta
  • Viña del Mar
  • Valparaíso
  • Talcahuano
  • San Bernardo
  • Temuco
  • Iquique
  • Concepción

 

Popular Industries to Work in Chile

  • Au Pair/Child Care/Nannying
  • Business
  • Education & Teaching
  • Freelance
  • Language/Multilingual
  • Logistics
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing/PR
  • Sales
  • TEFL/ESL/Teaching
  • Travel & Tourism

 

Top Tips How to Get Employment in Chile as a Foreigner

  • If you have no previous experience and are totally new to the idea of working abroad a great way to get your foot in the door of a company, especially if you are seeking a professional career is to apply for internships in Chile.
  • Applying for postions on jobsites can be frustrating as you are very unlikely to get an interview especially if you live abroad
  • You are best contacting companies direct or seeking out employment locally
  • If you have no knowledge of the local language book a Spanish language course in Chile

 

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International Internship Programs in Chile

Internships Chile

There are year round and summer internships in Chile which can be applied for through our website, you can also view more information about getting a paid internship placement on our guide. Placements are a great way to gain practical hands on experience in a different culture and perfect if you would like to take a gap year in Chile and spend it constructively.

 

Best Places to Find Internships in Chile

Where you go really depends on your area of interest and company. If you are planning to apply independently you should consider the following places:

  • Santiago
  • Pichilemu
  • Pucón
  • Valparaíso
  • Viña del Mar 
  • Puente Alto
  • Antofagasta
  • Viña del Mar
  • Valparaíso
  • Talcahuano
  • San Bernardo
  • Temuco
  • Iquique
  • Concepción

 

Types of Placements 

Internships are available with established local and international companies, where you can learn a lot hands on. There are various industries you can intern in which include:

  • Agriculture
  • Business & Finance
  • Biology
  • Conservation
  • NGO
  • Medicine and Healthcare
  • Hotel and Hospitality
  • Law and Human Rights
  • Media and Journalism
  • Marketing
  • Veterinary
  • Eco tourism and sustainability

 

Human Rights Internships

There are specific placements where you can help remote indigenous tribes like the Mapuche supporting and helping preserve their culture in the face of modern society. This will provide a fascinating insight into their culture and you will learn why this tribe and many others need help in the face of rapid development and natural habitat loss. There are also other programs where you can help womens rights or work directly with women who suffer as a result of discrimination or abuse at specially set up shelters located throughout the country.

 

Application Tips

  • If you re struggling to secure a placement you might want to consider studying abroad in Chile - most educational instuitutions have links with recruiters.
  • If you only speak English you should either improve your language skills before departing or book a Spanish course in Chile

 

Chile Internship Reviews

Have you ever joined an internship in Chile? Would you like to review a company, placement or just share your testimonial? Contact us today.

 

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