In our community you are always close. Close to beautiful nature, countryside and towns. Close to jobs, services and shops. There are many associations and numerous cultural and leisure activities. There is something for everyone here. Welcome to our municipality!



In the municipality there are accommodation companies where you can search for flats with the right of tenancy, cooperative flats and other types of accommodation. On the municipality's website you can read more about the vacant accommodation and the companies which provide them.

Language groups in the locality

In the municipality there are many different language groups represented. Contact the municipality's refugee reception areas for more information.

Associations and organisations

In the municipality there are a large number of associations with different emphases. For example, sports associations, cultural associations, churches and different communions. On the municipality's you can search in the association register for an association which matches your interests.

What is available in the immediate area

The municipality has practically everything you may conceivably need. Here you'll find libraries, food shops and different types of services and stores. There are also sports facilities here and a large range of different leisure and cultural activities. On the municipality's website you can read more about what is available and the activities on offer.


The municipality offers a school system for those who are at home with children. The municipality has teaching facilities such as preschools and family day nurseries for children aged between 1 and 5 years. See the municipality's website for more information.

Comprehensive and upper secondary schools

The municipality provides comprehensive schools for pupils up to year 9. On the municipality's website you can find more about comprehensive schools and also the opportunities for upper secondary education.

Education opportunities

The municipality offers different types of adult education and Swedish for immigrants, sfi. On the municipality's website you can read more about the available opportunities.

Health and medical care

Within the municipality you'll find a number of different forms of care. Here there are amongst other things a welfare centre for general issues and access to child care, antenatal care and dental care. On the municipality's website you can find more information about who you can turn to for different areas of care.

Interpreter assistance

With all contact with the authorities, the municipality and health services, you are entitled to interpreting help if you do not speak or understand Swedish. This is booked in advance of the actual meeting.

Public transport

There are public transport links in the municipality. Information on timetables and different ways to travel can be found on the municipality's website.

Work and entrepreneurship

In the municipality, or within commuting distance, there are many employers both large and small. The jobs available in the area can be found in the introduction to the presentation under the Vacant jobs tab. On the municipality's website there is information for anyone interested in starting their own company.

Vacant jobs

Here you can see jobs that are vacant right now in the municipality and the surrounding area.

Write in any word to filter the list
Job headingProfession
CNC - operatör fräs / svarv för längre uppdrag CNC-operatör/FMS-operatör
Däckskiftare och däcktvättare till företag i Växjö Däckmontör/Däck- och hjulmekaniker
Viverk rekryterar Maskinbyggare Maskinbyggare
Lagermedarbetare till PostNord Ljungby Lagerarbetare
Undersköterska till Furuliden Undersköterska, hemtjänst och äldreboende
Rekryteringsträff på Montico i Älmhult den 26 oktober Maskinoperatör, gummiindustri
Elmontörer för omgående uppdrag till Hydroware Montör, el- och teleutrustning
Marknadsundersökare tåg Marknadsundersökare
CNC - Operatör CNC-operatör/FMS-operatör
Kundrådgivare Privatekonomisk rådgivare
Supporttekniker med erfarenhet av projektledning Styr- och reglertekniker
Är du ingenjörsstudent och vill arbeta extra i Alvesta Elektrotekniker
Erfaren svetsare till Vislanda för långsiktigt uppdrag Svetsare, manuell
Modersmålslärare i finska Modersmålslärare i grundskolan
Elkonstruktör inom Projektering & Utveckling Elkonstruktör
Transportansvarig Transportchef
Informationslogistiker med beredningsansvar Produktionsplanerare, tillverkningsindustri
Montörer Montör, metallprodukter
Lågstadielärare / grundskollärare till Friskolan Kronobergshed Lärare i grundskolan, årskurs 1-3
Junior Konstruktör / Maskiningenjör Konstruktör, tillverkningsindustri

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Service map

Here you can see which services are available in the municipality. You can also use the search field in the map to find and mark a location, for example a residential address.

Choose what should be displayed on the map

There may be more jobs avaible

Some job ads lacks an address to the workplace and will not be displayed on the map, but can be found under the tab "Vacant jobs".

Facts about the municipality

This is a general presentation that is used for several municipalities on

Municipality’s website

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