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Summer jobs for students - open for applications

3. May 2021

Various jobs will be offered at Hafnarfjarðarbær municipality in the summer of 2021 for students who have been studying in the spring semester of 2021 or are enrolled in studies in the autumn semester of 2021. These are summer jobs are connected to government actions with the aim to promote activity for the Icelandic economy. Hafnarfjörður will take an active part in the project and recruit at least 80 employees through this initiative in addition to recruitment through the Work School / Vinnuskóli. The application deadline is May 16th.

The application form is on the town's recruitment website 

Hafnarfjörður municipality is looking for applications from students who are ready to take part in ambitious and demanding projects this summer. Applicant must be 18 years old or turn 18 this year (born 2003) or older and have been studying in the spring semester of 2021 or registered for studies in the autumn semester of 2021. The application must be accompanied by confirmation of studies and CV. Students will be hired for two months in the period 1 June - 31 August. The jobs are diverse and we will try to meet the field of interest of the applicants to the best of our ability.

Educational and qualification requirements:

  • It is required that the person in question is studying or graduating in the spring semester of 2021
  • Independent and organized work methods
  • Good sense of service and interpersonal skills
  • Communication skills, accuracy and resourcefulness
  • Good general computer knowledge
  • Good knowledge of Icelandic and English in speech and writing

Further information is provided by Brynjar Örn Svavarsson, project manager at Hafnarfjarðarbær, tel. 585 5782 and email: