Work With Us at HI Iceland


We say HI to a better world, and we live by our values, which are: respect, broad-mindedness, and hospitality.

When attracting candidates to join our organisation, we want to appeal to those who can identify with these values and want to make them their own.

We are blessed with a wonderful group of people who form our team. Our staff repeatedly ensures that the ratings from our guest stay strong month after month. We are always on the look-out for vibrant persons to come joining our team.  


How to apply?

There are plenty of different ways you can get involved with us. You are welcome to send us your CV and cover letter to the corresponding email addresses.

Open applications for employment: 

Applications from vocational students looking for internship in the hospitality sector:

ESC volunteer applications are submitted via the European Youth Portal  


Available positions :

Dalur - Operations Manager

HI Iceland is looking for an driven and forward-thinking operations manager to handle the day-to-day operations of Dalur HI Hostel & Café as well as the Camping Site in Laugardalur.
HI Iceland's guiding principle is that Hosteling will be the default choice for travelers who travel responsibly in search of new adventures and choose to stay economically. We place emphasis is on maintaining a positive and encouraging work environment with respect for people and the environment.
The operations manager works both independently and also is part of a strong management team that is responsible for HI Iceland's day-to-day operations in Reykjavík and co-operation in Iceland and around the world.