How to Find People on Facebook by Employers

In addition to letting you find people based on where they live or where they studied, Facebook allows you to search for people currently working for a specific company or organization. Find people on Facebook by employers by using the search box in the mobile app or by using the Employer filter on your computer.

Search on the Mobile App

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Tap the search box at the top of the app.

Facebook Timeline.
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Facebook search screen.
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Type people working at X, where X is the employer's name, and touch Go.

Facebook search results with See More link highlighted.
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Tap See More to view the full search results list.

Facebook search results with Add Friend icon highlighted.
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Touch the Add Friend icon next to a user's name to send her a friend request. Alternatively, tap her name or photo to view her profile.

Search on the Facebook Website

Step

Click the Find Friends link at the top of any Facebook page.

Facebook home page, with Find Friends link highlighted.
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Find Friends page, with Employer field highlighted.
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Enter the employer's name in the Employer field and either press Enter or select one of the search suggestions. Facebook then displays a list of users working for that company or organization.