Welcome to Hafnarfjörður’s recruitment website!


Hafnarfjörður Township is the third largest municipality in Iceland, employing around 2,000 people.

Recruitment and applications

Emphasis is placed on that the town employs people who can provide the best service available with knowledge, responsibility, and ambition. We emphasise hiring the most qualified people at all times and follow high-quality administrative practices when hiring.

  • All job applications must go through Hafnarfjörður’s recruitment website.
  • All jobs at Hafnarfjörður Township are advertised unless they are temporary replacement jobs for a period of less than 12 months.
  • All applications for advertised positions are answered after the recruitment process is completed.
  • Applications are stored according to the National Archives of Iceland Act.
  • All applications and job queries will be treated as confidential.