Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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CLBS Ltd. is well known as one of the biggest employers for European nationals in Northern Thailand and is located in Chiang Mai, a fascinating city with undescribable historical as well as modern influences. The success of the company during the past years is not only reflected by an increasing number of foreign employees but also the number of Thai professionals has constantly grown. The melting pot of nationalities fosters a steady multicultural exchange and helps you to further develop your social skills and cultural understanding. CLBS Ltd. provides you an ideal and professional working environment at modern office facilities and values its employees as the biggest asset of the company. Find out more about the conditions and benefits at CLBS Ltd. here.
Please apply online on our homepage and fill in the application form completely. Leave your contact details as e-mail-address and telephone number and enclose a detailed CV, qualification certificates and reference letters. A complete application with all necessary documents is important as we have to proof your qualifications and work experiences at the Thai authorities in case of employment. We will use your personal data exclusively in regards to your application process and employment at CLBS Ltd..

After submitting the application you receive a confirmation letter and our HR Team gets back to you within a week to inform you about the further application process. Please regularly check your spam folder as e-mails from Thailand might end up there. You can also reach our HR Team via telephone if you do not receive any reply. The telephone number is: +66 810 24 80 80.

We conduct interviews via telephone and Skype if you are abroad and also offer personal interviews for applicants in Thailand. For an appointment for an in-house interview please dial: +66 810 24 80 80. We also implemented an applicant friendly Saturday every first weekend of a month to guarantee better availability for telephone interviews. During the multilevel application process we give you a good impression about the company and the job and you are also obliged to ask for all the open questions you have.
We offer an unlimited work contract and are looking for employees who are willing to work with us for at least one year.
We are a Thai company and adhere to Thai labour laws and conditions. You receive a salary equivalent to that of a local executive secretary to enjoy a very comfortable life in Chiang Mai. Further benefits as a regularly holiday bonus, daily fresh fruit and a weekly massage are provided. In addition we contribute to your travel expenses and also offer 24 days of paid leave and 5 days of unpaid leave a year. Employees of each department (UK, Germany, France, Spain and Italy) are allowed their relevant public holidays off.
You have to apply for a Non-B-Business visa at a Thai embassy or consulate outside of Thailand. Our experienced staff prepares and provides you all necessary documents for the application and also handles all the paperwork to apply for your work permit. The Non-B-Business visa will be transferred to a one year visa after your arrival and will be extended if you decide to stay another year with us.
You will be insured under the social security system of Thailand and the monthly contribution will be deducted from your salary. This implies a public health insurance and a three-month unemployment benefit after 12 months of employment. Furthermore, we offer the option of an extra private health insurance. Finally an additional travel insurance is not necessary.
Our working hours reflect the fact that we mostly serve the European market. We offer a 24 hours/7 days a week service to our clients but are mainly active during the core European working hours of 7am - 7pm. Due to the time difference, our main working hours in Chiang Mai range from 11am to 1am. That means that you have enough time to enjoy the sun and warm weather at daytime, meet with colleagues for breakfast or lunch or do various types of sport to clear your head before starting your workday. The rotating shift schedule will be provided in advance, so planning your freetime is not difficult.
Prove your competencies in customer service within our Excellence System and become a Customer Care Specialist or Expert. As a young and steadily expanding company we can offer further development opportunities. Grow with us and become a part of our International Service and Back Office Team, bring your leadership skills to the company and lead a team, convince potential customers of our service as a Sales Agent, train new and existing staff as a member of our Trainer Team or lead applicants through the application process as a HR Specialist.
We work in teams of 10 to 12 people. Every employee has his own workplace and you can wear casual clothes in the office. We have kitchens on each floor where you can have lunch together with your colleagues. Use our gym for your daily work out, have a power nap in our resting places on every floor or search through our library during your breaks. We also care for your children and provide the opportunity to leave them in good hands at our company owned kindergarten.
As already mentioned you have to apply for a Non-B-Business visa at a Thai embassy or consulate outside of Thailand. Your passport has to be valid at least one year to enter Thailand. You should also bring your vaccination certificate and your driver's license and even better your international driver's license if you hold one.

The Thai authorities do not require any special vaccinations except you enter Thailand from special countries. We recommend to have the standard vaccinations as Poliomyeltris, MMR, Tetanus & Diphteria, Hepatits A & B and typhoid refreshed. You can also get vaccinations for a cheaper price here in Chiang Mai.
We pick you up from the airport and provide you a free apartment nearby the company for the first two weeks of your stay. Your new colleagues, our HR team and team leaders would like to provide you an easy start at CLBS Ltd. and are available for questions and back up anytime. Our administration team also supports you with the first important visit to the authorities. Furthermore we established a buddy system which means that you have a personal contact person right from the beginning. He or she is dedicated to help you quickly find your way around Chiang Mai and CLBS Ltd..

In the first to weeks you should find a long-term accommodation. But do not worry, finding an apartment or house is very easy in Thailand.

To drive a car or motorbike in Thailand you have to get the Thai driver's license as it is very important in case of an insured event. It is possible to transfer an international license to a Thai license but you can also do the test here in Chiang Mai which is absolutely affordable.
Please navigate to our “Why Chiang Mai” section and learn more.