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Here at UQ Sport, we’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, learning and discovery, and most importantly, fun!

We take ownership, embrace change and seize opportunity, and it shows in the exceptional work we do!  We’re not afraid to debate, discuss, share views, and push the boundaries. Above all, we trust and respect others.

There’s a time to work and play at UQ Sport. Our crew celebrate the little wins, but we also know when to take time out, so we don’t burn out – we’re only human, after all.

With us, you’ll enjoy flexible working conditions, extensive learning opportunities and a wide range of staff benefits (ones that’ll make your friends jealous)!

In a nutshell, we’re passionate, committed and dedicated to delighting our customers and fellow team members every single day! Who wouldn’t want to be a part of this?! Explore more of UQ Sport below including current Vacancies.

Human Resources

The University of Queensland,
Building 25, Union Rd,
St Lucia, Qld 4067

Current Positions

Lifeguard

At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetics playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our memberships base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.

We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun!

Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY

Our Aquatic Centre is expanding its crew of lifeguards. We’re looking for an energetic and safety conscious lifeguard for various shifts 8 or more hours per week as required that cover from opening at 4am through to centre close at 9pm, to supervise our customers and ensure their safety at all times whilst using our Aquatic Centre.

In this role you will:

  • Supervise all users of the Aquatic Centre ensuring high standards for safety and presentation
  • Opening/closing and preparing the venue for use
  • Be responsible for effectively and promptly responding to emergency situations
  • Conduct rostered pool and water quality tests to ensure full compliance with health and safety standards and/or regulations

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • High work ethic, commitment to professional presentation and the ability to maintain an appropriate level of fitness throughout employment.
  • Previous experience as a lifeguard is highly regarded
  • Pool Lifeguard Certificate
  • Blue Card
  • First Aid & CPR Certificates
  • Advanced Resuscitation qualification (desired)

WORK PERKS

Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm.

Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits.

Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs.

Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets.

Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week.

Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals (Ts & Cs Apply)

Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider.

HOW TO APPLY

Are you the go-getting, safety conscious, team player we’re looking for? Apply today by sending your CV and a 1 page cover letter stating why you’d be a great addition to our team.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

UQ Sport is an equal employment opportunity provider. We pride ourselves on our inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe that embracing the differences and expertise in our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to providing a fun, safe and supportive service environment for all our customers and clients, including children and young people. For this reason, please be advised that as part of our recruitment process you may be subject to blue card screening, reference checks, and identification/qualification verification. We may request that you disclose any information relevant to your eligibility to engage in our programs involving children and young people.

View the PD for this role here

Learn To Swim Instructors

At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetics playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our memberships base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.

We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun!

Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY

Are you dedicated to delivering exceptional customer service and enthusiastic about fostering swimming skills in both children and adults? If so, this is a unique and enjoyable opportunity for you! We are seeking a dynamic individual who can inspire and energize others, collaborate effectively within a team, and possesses a genuine passion for imparting learn-to-swim programs.

In this role you will:

  • Develop and deliver engaging swimming lessons that enhance swimmers’ abilities and boost confidence.
  • Provide constructive feedback and progress updates to students.
  • Showcase a demonstrated ability to connect and collaborate with colleagues, fostering effective teamwork.
  • Contribute to and cultivate a positive team culture.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Demonstrated experience in delivering Learn-to-Swim lessons.
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety certificate or equivalent.
  • Blue Card.
  • First Aid and CPR certificate.
  • Availability throughout the week will put you in better standing for consistant, ongoing hours or permanent opportunities!

WHAT WE OFFER

Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm.

Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits.

Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs.

Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets.

Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week.

Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals (Ts & Cs Apply)

Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider.

HOW TO APPLY

Dive into the Action! Are you ready to make a splash at UQ Sport? Dive into this opportunity by applying today. Send us your CV and a 1-page cover letter to showcase your skills – Click here to apply!

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

UQ Sport is an equal employment opportunity provider. We pride ourselves on our inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe that embracing the differences and expertise in our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to providing a fun, safe and supportive service environment for all our customers and clients, including children and young people. For this reason, please be advised that as part of our recruitment process you may be subject to blue card screening, reference checks, and identification/qualification verification. We may request that you disclose any information relevant to your eligibility to engage in our programs involving children and young people.

View the PD for this Role Here!

Deck Supervisor

At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetic playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our membership base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.

We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun!

Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organization delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY

This is a rewarding and fun opportunity for anyone dedicated to delivering exceptional customer service and passionate about supporting children and adults to improve their swimming skills.

In your other role as Deck Supervisor you will act as the liaison between the Learn to Swim Instructors, parents and swimmers ensuring quality control of the Learn to Swim programs.

ABOUT YOU

You will need to be engaging with the ability to inspire and energize others. You are a strong team player, and have a genuine passion for delivering exceptional customer service.

You will need to have availability to work on weekends, morning and evenings.

To be considered for this role, you will need:

  • Demonstrated experience delivering Learn to Swim lessons
  • Recognized instructing qualifications
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety certificate or equivalent
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Infants (highly desirable) or second recognised AUSTSWIM or Swimming Australia qualification
  • Blue Card
  • First Aid and CPR certificate
  • Proven high level of both written and verbal communication skills

WORK PERKS

Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm.

Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits.

Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs.

Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets.

Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week.

Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals (Ts & Cs Apply)

Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider.

HOW TO APPLY

Embrace the challenge! If you’re a proactive team player, we want you. Apply today with your CV and a concise 1-page cover letter to be considered for this exciting opportunity.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

UQ Sport is an equal employment opportunity provider. We pride ourselves on our inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe that embracing the differences and expertise in our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to providing a fun, safe and supportive service environment for all our customers and clients, including children and young people. For this reason, please be advised that as part of our recruitment process you may be subject to blue card screening, reference checks, and identification/qualification verification. We may request that you disclose any information relevant to your eligibility to engage in our programs involving children and young people.

To view the PD for this role – click here!

Customer Service Officer – Fitness Centre (Full Time)

At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetic playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our membership base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.

We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun!

Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY

UQ Sport is seeking applications from an enthusiastic Customer Service Officer to work within our busy Fitness Centre based at the University of Queenslandon a full time permanent basis.

Must be available: 

  • Monday – Thursday 5:15am – 1:15pm
  • Friday 5:15am – 10:15am 

This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who is highly motivated, outgoing and energetic with exellent communicaiton skills.

In this role you will:

  • Responsible for fitness centre opening procedures, plus presentation and cleaning of the venue and facilities
  • Answering phones, emails and in person customer enquiries  & providing information about UQ Sport products, memberships and services
  • Point of sale duties for the shop including cash handling
  • Selling and restocking retial products
  • Equipment setup and pack down as required.
  • Assisting with some basic administration duties.

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • First Aid certificate
  • CPR certificate
  • Previous experience in Customer Service environment desirable
  • Computer literate – previous experience with membership sales/cash handling/POS systems highly regarded

WORK PERKS

Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm.

Balanced Bliss: Embrace a commitment to work-life equilibrium with a streamlined 35-hour workweek and flexible arrangements tailored to your lifestyle.

Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits.

Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs.

Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets.

Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week.

Celebrate You: Enjoy birthday leave and extra days off during the festive season, or choose extra leave if duty calls.

Family First: Revel in paid parental leave to cherish those precious family moments.

Leave Load Extravaganza: Score a 17.5% leave loading with the flexibility to cash in or opt for extra leisure days.

Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals + Access to our learning and development programs! (Ts & Cs Apply)

Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider.

Smart Money Moves: Explore salary sacrifice and packaging options to make your paycheck work smarter for you.

 HOW TO APPLY

Are you the go-getting, team player we’re looking for? To be considered for this role, please apply with your CV and 1 page cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you’re a perfect fit for the UQ Sport Team.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

UQ Sport is an equal employment opportunity provider. We pride ourselves on our inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe that embracing the differences and expertise in our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to providing a fun, safe and supportive service environment for all our customers and clients, including children and young people. For this reason, please be advised that as part of our recruitment process you may be subject to blue card screening, reference checks, and identification/qualification verification. We may request that you disclose any information relevant to your eligibility to engage in our programs involving children and young people.

To view PD for this role Click Here

CSO – Fitness Center

At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetic playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our membership base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.

We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun!

Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY

UQ Sport is seeking applications from an enthusiastic Customer Service Officer to work within our busy Fitness Centre based at the University of Queensland.

Must be available: 

  • Monday, Wednesday & Friday 5:00pm – 10:15pm. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who is highly motivated, outgoing and energetic with exellent communicaiton skills.

In this role you will:

  • Responsible for fitness center closing procedures, plus presentation and cleaning of the venue and facilities
  • Answering phones, emails and in person customer enquiries  & providing information about UQ Sport products, memberships and services
  • Point of sale duties for the shop including cash handling
  • Selling and restocking retial products
  • Equipment setup and pack down as required.
  • Assisting with some basic administration duties.

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • First Aid certificate
  • CPR certificate
  • Previous experience in Customer Service environment desirable
  • Computer literate – previous experience with membership sales/cash handling/POS systems highly regarded

WORK PERKS

Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm.

Balanced Bliss: Embrace a commitment to work-life equilibrium with a streamlined 35-hour workweek and flexible arrangements tailored to your lifestyle.

Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits.

Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs.

Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets.

Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week.

Celebrate You: Enjoy birthday leave and extra days off during the festive season, or choose extra leave if duty calls.

Family First: Revel in paid parental leave to cherish those precious family moments.

Leave Load Extravaganza: Score a 17.5% leave loading with the flexibility to cash in or opt for extra leisure days.

Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals + Access to our learning and development programs! (Ts & Cs Apply)

Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider.

Smart Money Moves: Explore salary sacrifice and packaging options to make your paycheck work smarter for you.

 HOW TO APPLY

Are you the go-getting, team player we’re looking for? To be considered for this role, please apply with your CV and 1 page cover letter outlining your qualifications and why you’re a perfect fit for the UQ Sport Team.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

UQ Sport is an equal employment opportunity provider. We pride ourselves on our inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe that embracing the differences and expertise in our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to providing a fun, safe and supportive service environment for all our customers and clients, including children and young people. For this reason, please be advised that as part of our recruitment process you may be subject to blue card screening, reference checks, and identification/qualification verification. We may request that you disclose any information relevant to your eligibility to engage in our programs involving children and young people.

View the PD for this role – Click here!  

Access & Inclusion Learn to Swim Instructor

At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetic playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our membership base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.

We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun!

Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

About This Opportunity

UQ Sport has two access and inclusion programs that aim to assist clients of varied abilities who aspire to swim competitively or become better swimmers overall.

The UQ Can Swim Program is an entry-level program and runs for 9 weeks (Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday) during Queensland school terms. UQ Can Swim classes are 30 minute one-on-one lessons.

Reporting to the Access and Inclusion Swimming Coordinator as well as the Aquatic Program Manager you will ideally be available on Saturdays and/or Sundays, and open to picking up other class times during the week.

In this role you will: 

  • Assist with class setup and pack down.
  • Teaching one-on-one clients with a range of disabilities
  • Be flexible in your teaching style according to the characteristic of the client
  • Have the possibility to increase your working hours with the growing learn to swim program

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Current First aid and CPR certificate
  • Working with Children (QLD Blue Card)
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety (or equivalent Swim Australia qualification)
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Aquatics Access and Inclusion (or equivalent Swim Australia qualification) (required qualification to recieve uplifted hourly rate).
  • Interest in disability, Parasport, access and inclusion teaching and programs
  • Disability worker screening card (QLD Yellow Card) – Desirable

Work Perks

Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm.

Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits.

Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs.

Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets.

Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week.

Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals (Ts & Cs Apply)

Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider.

How to Apply

If you are passionate about access and inclusion and teaching learners with varied disabilities, let us know why you’d make a great addition to our team by Applying Today with your CV and 1 page cover letter.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

UQ Sport is an equal employment opportunity provider. We pride ourselves on our inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe that embracing the differences and expertise in our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to providing a fun, safe and supportive service environment for all our customers and clients, including children and young people. For this reason, please be advised that as part of our recruitment process you may be subject to blue card screening, reference checks, and identification/qualification verification. We may request that you disclose any information relevant to your eligibility to engage in our programs involving children and young people.

Looking for more info about this role? Click here!  

Food & Beverage Attendants

At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetic playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our membership base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.

We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun!

Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

About this Opportunity

We’re looking for multiple friendly and enthusiastic Food and Beverage Attendants to work a variety of events and support service at the UQ Sport managed Cafe – BrewPoint.

If you are passionate about providing exceptional levels of customer service and have previous canteen, barista, bar and events setup/packdown experience we want to hear from you.

In this role you will:

  • Assist with event setup and packdown
  • Assist with opening and closing of facilities
  • Provide food, beverage and coffee production services
  • Venue and facilitiy cleaning and ensuring excellent presentation
  • Undertaking general customer service duties

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • RSA Certification
  • Food Safety Certification (desirable)
  • First Aid and CPR Certificates

Work Perks

Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm.

Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits.

Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs.

Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets.

Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week.

Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals (Ts & Cs Apply)

Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider.

How to Apply     

So, how about it – ready to join the UQ Sport crew? Apply today with your CV and 1 page cover letter.    

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

UQ Sport is an equal employment opportunity provider. We pride ourselves on our inclusive and diverse workforce. We believe that embracing the differences and expertise in our employees makes us a stronger organization.

We are committed to providing a fun, safe and supportive service environment for all our customers and clients, including children and young people. For this reason, please be advised that as part of our recruitment process you may be subject to blue card screening, reference checks, and identification/qualification verification. We may request that you disclose any information relevant to your eligibility to engage in our programs involving children and young people.

See the position description here for more information!

    Didn’t see your dream job in the list?

    Have no fear your dream job may be just around the corner…

    ABOUT US

    At UQ Sport, it’s our vision to be Australia’s number one sporting university and our mission to deliver exceptional sporting opportunities for The University of Queensland (UQ) Community. We’re Queensland’s largest multi-sport facility and have Athletics, Aquatic, Tennis and Fitness Centres, as well as grass and synthetics playing fields, indoor and outdoor multi-sport courts, function spaces and retail outlets. Our memberships base spans over 4,000 customers, with a further 7,000 people actively involved across UQ’s 35+ sporting clubs.  

    We’re firm believers that work shouldn’t be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, personal and professional growth, and most importantly, fun! 

    Our staff are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do. Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to UQ students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across the University’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses. 

    DOES THIS SOUND LIKE THE PLACE FOR YOU?

    You may not see a suitable job in the current vacancies list, but we still want to hear from you. We’re constantly recruiting and opening up positions everyday – you never know your dream job could be just around the corner.

    OUR TEAM ARE MADE UP OF:

     Business Services Teams including:

    • Human Resources
    • IT
    • Finance
    • Marketing
    • Retail
    • Facilities
    • Operations & Executives

    Fitness Centre staff including:

    • Management & Supervisors
    • Gym Supervisors
    • Strength and Conditioning Coaches
    • Group Fitness Instructors
    • Personal Trainers
    • Customer Service Officers

    Aquatic Centre staff including:

    • Management & Supervisors
    • Coaches
    • Swim Instructors
    • Deck Supervisors
    • Lifeguards
    • Customer Service Officers

    Tennis Centre Staff Including:

    • Management & Supervisors
    • Coaches
    • Customer Service Officers

    Athletics and Campus Engagement Staff including:

    • Management & Supervisors
    • Clubs Administrators
    • Elite Athelete Program Facilitators
    • Food and Beverage Staff
    • Events Staff
    • Student Services Staff
    • Precinct Supervisors
    • Customer Service Officers
    • Sports Officials & Convenors

    Gatton Staff Including:

    • Management & Venue Supervisors
    • Customer Service Officers/Lifeguards
    • Gym Supervisors
    • Personal Trainers
    • Group Fitness Instructors
    • Sports Officials & Convenors

    ABOUT YOU

    We’re on the hunt for vibrant individuals bubbling with enthusiasm, fueled by creativity, and ignited with passion! If you’re a dedicated soul yearning to make a genuine impact, we invite you to join the UQ Sport family and be a driving force of positive change!

    PERKS THAT PACK A PUNCH

    Team Harmony Unleashed: Dive into a vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm. 

    Balanced Bliss: Embrace a commitment to work-life equilibrium with a streamlined 35-hour workweek and flexible arrangements tailored to your lifestyle. 

    Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits. 

    Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs. 

    Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets. 

    Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week. 

    Celebrate You: Enjoy birthday leave and extra days off during the festive season, or choose extra leave if duty calls. 

    Family First: Revel in paid parental leave to cherish those precious family moments. 

    Leave Load Extravaganza: Score a 17.5% leave loading with the flexibility to cash in or opt for extra leisure days. 

    Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals + Access to our learning and development programs! (Ts & Cs Apply)  

    Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider. 

    Smart Money Moves: Explore salary sacrifice and packaging options to make your paycheck work smarter for you. 

    HOW TO APPLY

    If you’re job isn’t on the list, no worries. Simply send your CV and a Cover Letter letting us know why you’d make a great addition to the UQ Sport Team: HRApplications@UQSport.com.au

    Please note that to protect your privacy we can’t accept applications over-the-counter.

    Work Perks

    Round here, we’re all about building a bangin’ culture that encourages work-life balance, flexibility, wellbeing, and self-discovery.

    We’re passionate about offering work perks that really matter – adaptable work arrangements, free health and fitness, better-than-the-norm entitlements, tailored learning opportunities, product discounts, and more!

    Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm. 

    Balanced Bliss: Embrace a commitment to work-life equilibrium with a streamlined 35-hour workweek and flexible arrangements tailored to your lifestyle. 

    Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits. 

    Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs. 

    Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets. 

    Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week. 

    Celebrate You: Enjoy birthday leave and extra days off during the festive season, or choose extra leave if duty calls. 

    Family First: Revel in paid parental leave to cherish those precious family moments. 

    Leave Load Extravaganza: Score a 17.5% leave loading with the flexibility to cash in or opt for extra leisure days. 

    Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals + Access to our learning and development programs! (Ts & Cs Apply)  + Up to 4 days Study Leave per year

    Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider. 

    Smart Money Moves: Explore salary sacrifice and packaging options to make your paycheck work smarter for you. 

    Team Harmony: We strive for vibrant and collaborative work environment where extraordinary teamwork is the daily norm. 

    Access All Areas: Enjoy complimentary entry to all UQ Sport venues, along with free equipment hire to fuel your active pursuits. 

    Fit and Fabulous: Break a sweat without breaking the bank with free access to invigorating Group Fitness programs. 

    Fuel Your Day: Sip on $2 coffees and indulge in fantastic discounts on a delectable array of food, beverages, and retail offerings at UQ Sport outlets. 

    Safety Net Bonus: Access fully subsidized income protection when putting in over 15 hours per week. 

    Continuous Growth: Get a boost with reimbursement for essential qualification renewals (Ts & Cs Apply)  

    Wellness Wonderland: Access support, resources, and exclusive discounts through TELUS Health, our Employee Assistance Program provider. 

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