Careers at HOFER

That's my way

When it comes to top customer satisfaction, HOFER is clearly in the lead. Over 12,000 employees work at HOFER Austria to create optimal shopping experiences every day. Find out more and start your career at HOFER with a job in one of our 525 stores and six regional offices all over Austria, in our corporate headquarters in Sattledt and Eberstalzell in Upper Austria or within our International Management Holding in Salzburg. Take the first step now and join our successful team!


Our promise as an employer

Team spirit, continuous learning and ongoing motivation to take the next step as a team: Those are our cornerstones for successful professional cooperation.

Join us to find the right career path for yourself!

Lots of companies claim to have a great corporate culture, but at HOFER, we are certain of it. Do you tend to be a “fact checker”? Then you will like this information.

HOFER as an employer

Are you ready for a HOFER career?

Our job search function for applicants follows a simple logic. Search by experience, area of interest or location to easily find the HOFER job openings that are the best match for your qualifications and next career steps.

Finding a job at HOFER in a few simple steps

Whether you’re applying to work in stores or administrative positions, an apprenticeship or a management role – our application process is always optimised for the respective career opportunity.

Fairness, transparency and professionalism are high priorities for us. Read more to learn what else we look for in your application.

Our application process

Start your apprenticeship at HOFER

Are you interested in an apprenticeship with HOFER,
but still have questions?

Our apprenticeships page contains further information about our company’s vocational training, salary and career prospects!


Go to HOFER apprenticeships

Top HOFER job openings of the week

Every week, our recruiters put together a list of top picks among our current job openings.
These vacancies are also marked with an asterisk in our job search. 
Apply now to join our HOFER team!

Keep up with the latest job news – subscribe to our HOFER job alerts now !

Current job openings not a great fit for you?

Simply select the professional area you are interested in, subscribe to our job alerts and keep receiving information about new vacancy announcements.

Job alerts

Meet the HOFER team – learn more about us

Learn whether HOFER is your “career match”: Meet us at these events and learn more about HOFER as an employer. Simply slide and click!


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Inside HOFER – blog

Learn more about HOFER as an employer in our blog and look behind the scenes of Austria’s most popular food retail company.

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HOFER drawing competition: winning entry featured on Christmas chocolate for employees


Our employees’ children showed off their artistic talent in the HOFER drawing competition in the entry categories “Christmas with the HOFER bear” and “My mum/dad working at HOFER”. The top prize was a EUR 300 HOFER shopping voucher and a HOFER teddy bear. Special highlight: the winning drawing is featured on this year’s Christmas chocolate for our employees.

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Stefan’s apprenticeship at HOFER: A perfect match!


Stefan is one of our many great apprentices who rock our retail sales. In this interview, he reveals how he found his way to us, what his job entails and why it is such a good match for him.

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Industry win: HOFER wins Best Recruiters award in the retail industry


Wow – we are proud to have won the Best Recruiters award in our industry! Click here to learn how we scored as an employer and how we improved our standing in the overall ranking.Wow – we are proud to have won the Best Recruiters award in our industry! Click here to learn how we scored as an employer and how we improved our standing in the overall ranking.

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