four-star superior hotel Großarl restaurant

Team & career at the grossarler hof

Meet the team

Located in the heart of the Austrian Alps, the GROSSARLER HOF offers guests from around the world a traditionally warm welcome. We are hugely proud of our staff members who work day in, day out to make your stay with us as enjoyable as possible. Scroll down to learn more about who we are, where we come from and why we are so proud to call Großarl and the beautiful Salzburger Land region our home.

Hosts out of passion

The team at the GROSSARLER HOF

Small luxury in the Großarltal Valley
Marianne Viehhauser
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Always in a good mood and looking after the well-being of our guests, Marianne is responsible for housekeeping at the GROSSARLER HOF. Cleanliness and cosiness are always her top priorities, and she is the best contact person for hiking tips in the Grossarl Valley.

Theresa Gollegger
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Theresa joined us in 2015 for a period of work experience and has been at the GROSSARLER HOF ever since. Since Summer 2021 she has been in charge of reception. Theresa is a master of keeping a cool head even when the phones are busy and the e-mails are piling up.

Spa team
Sonja Hettegger 
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The management of the Erlenreich Relax & SPA is in good hands with Sonja Hettegger. Since the opening of the hotel, the experienced, trained masseuse has been pampering you with her team of first-class beauticians who put their heart and soul into your well-being and relaxation!

Hotel management
Michiel Berkers
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As of 1 June, we welcome Michiel Berkers as the new hotel director at GROSSARLER HOF. He gained his extensive experience in the hotel business, gastronomy and tourism, among other things, as deputy hotel director and head of an Austrian tourism association.

Head chef
Marcus de Jong
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With a great passion for traditional recipes, which he interprets in a creative and modern way, and a deep connection to regional products, Marcus de Jong has been a seamless part of the GROSSARLER HOFS culinary philosophy since winter 2023.

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Erwin Orieschnig
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While Erwin loves to climb the peaks in and around the Grossarl Valley in his free time, he keeps the GROSSARLER HOF in good shape in his working hours with his manual skills and great diligence and ensures that everything runs smoothly.

careers at the Großarler hof

Award-winning apprenticeships

We are always keen to give talented and motivated youngsters the chance to start their career in hospitality. We are proud to have been recognised by the Salzburg Chamber of Commerce as an Outstanding Apprenticeship Provider for the period 2021 to 2025.

Apprenticeships at the GROSSARLER HOF

Start your career at the GROSSARLER HOF
  • Great team spirit among apprentices and the whole team
  • Motivation and support
  • Participation in courses offered by the Großarltal Apprenticeship Academy, including seminars and teambuilding workshops

We pay our apprentices significantly more than the basic collective-bargaining agreement for the hospitality and hotel industry:

  • 1st apprenticeship year: €110 more net (per month)
  • 2nd apprenticeship year: €130 more net (per month)
  • 3rd apprenticeship year: €150 more net (per month)
  • 4th apprenticeship year: €170 more net (per month)


Bonuses for above-average grades in final apprenticeship exam:

  • Outstanding: €500 bonus
  • Good: €250 bonus
Open positions

Apprenticeship with overpayment - as described above.
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Up to € 2,300 gross/month

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  • Start immediately
  • Year-round position

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Apprenticeship with overpayment - as described above.
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Part time or self-employed

Up to €3000 gross/month

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A small and exclusive spa area awaits you in the Small Luxury Hotel GROSSARLER HOF 4*S. You work with another colleague in the spa team and pamper our guests with high-quality beauty treatments, professional foot care and soothing massages.

You have good knowledge of German and English.

Staff loyalty programme
We appreciate everything our staff do to make the GROSSARLER HOF such a success. That is why we have come up with our own staff loyalty programme to reward outstanding service. Members of staff who receive positive feedback from guests and colleagues collect points. At the end of the season the team members with the most points can look forward to a range of prizes such as day trips and gourmet dinners. Our little way of saying a big thank you!
  • Free use of gym and spa
  • Discounts on massages, cosmetic treatments, food & holidays
  • Lift Tickets at a reduced price
  • Free seminars and workshops
Working at the GROSSARLER HOF
Welcome to the team!

Interested? Send over your application and CV to take the first step towards joining our team.

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