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Luna Park Sydney is many things to many people. Today the famous 1930s-era amusement park is complemented by five-star function and wedding venues, an entertainment arena and a variety of deluxe brasserie and bar offerings.

Behind the scenes there is an amazing team. In 2013, Luna Park Sydney was selected as the State Winner of the 'Employer of Choice' category of the NSW Business Chamber  Awards.

If you are interested in joining the fun of Luna Park, the team are always on the lookout for new members across various roles. For more information on current vacancies, please see below. Alternatively, if you would like to speak to someone about recruitment call the team on (02) 9033 7636.

Luna Park Sydney Job Vacancies

 

Located within the grounds of Luna Park, The Big Top is one of Sydney’s most unique multipurpose entertainment venues. With its harbourside location and state of the art facilities, we have fast established a reputation for hosting a broad range of entertainment - from the hottest international acts to music festivals, concerts, sporting and cultural events!

About the role:

The Assistant Event Coordinator will be actively involved in all things administrative for entertainment/events at the Big Top Sydney.

  • Provide assistance in creating purchase orders;
  • Following up on related enquiries from internal and external parties;
  • Booking advertisements for events in all media forms;
  • Preparation and distribution of information worksheets;
  • Preparation of performer settlements;
  • Organise distribution of Event promotional flyers/posters;
  • Research live music - bands and other styles of entertainment for any LPS venue as instructed by GM;
  • Scheduling entertainment and talent into the LPS venues as instructed by GM;
  • Participate in the marketing and promotion of the Park and its venues when required;
  • Keeping the relevant websites up to date with current events;
  • Maintaining and updating all social media platforms for Big Top Sydney and any event promoted by the Entertainment and Events department;

The successful candidate will require:

  • Knowledge of practices typical to the entertainment industry and the equipment utilised
  • Extensive knowledge of local and international acts
  • Social media/e-marketing experience
  • Ability to understand some technical information and venue specs relating to the venues
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and meet strict deadlines
  • Advanced MS Office
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role with a strong administrative focus
  • Relevant qualifications in Entertainment Management /Events/Music
  • Graphic design experience will be highly regarded

This is an incredible entry level position into the Entertainment and Events industry, where you will be supported by an awesome team of professionals. You will need to be available across a seven-day roster, including evenings, determined by the event booking schedules.

We are seeking a “go-getter” who is organised, reliable, has strong attention to detail and exhibits a personable and outgoing personality to complement our team.

To Apply:

If the entertainment industry is your passion and you have what it takes to fulfil this role, please express your interest by forwarding us a resume with a cover letter highlighting your suitability.

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We have a fantastic opportunity to join an award winning, unique entertainment precinct located on the pristine harbour foreshore.  This integral role will see you leading the eCommerce strategy, driving online sales and ensuring all associated marketing activity is performing to expectations for one of Sydney’s most iconic brands, Luna Park.

About the role:

  • Responsible for all eCommerce, paid digital marketing and SEO functions across Luna Park’s Amusement Park, Events, Functions and Dining business streams.
  • Ensure Luna Parks websites are engaging and relevant to a wide market, both domestic and international
  • Translate complex consumer behaviours into strategic campaign insights that support engaging end to end marketing campaigns
  • Direct campaigns and projects across website development, platform implementations, online advertising and search marketing, all with the aim of maximising online sales opportunities
  • Manage the LPS eCommerce strategy, drive functionality enhancements and system integrations;
  • Optimise all LPS websites for improved conversion rates, identify areas for improvement and drive all technical development via external agencies
  • Establish integration between third party reseller platforms and the LPS POS to increase marketplace availability of Amusement Park tickets across the leisure and tourism industry
  • Champion the use of new technologies and platforms and make recommendations regarding emerging digital technologies, identifying strategic partners when required

The successful candidate will require:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Business, Marketing or Commerce
  • Extensive experience in an Online Marketing or eCommerce role
  • Sound knowledge of Google Analytics and Marketing tools (Tag Manager, Adwords)
  • Demonstrated ability to manage external technical agencies
  • Experience with Marketing Automation and CRM platforms
  • Basic understanding of Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign desirable)
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML
  • Sound experience with content management systems such as Drupal, Wordpress or Squarespace
  • Proven negotiation skills
  • Effective communication to achieve outcomes with external agencies and internal stakeholders
  • Web Technology/Google qualifications is highly desirable

As an individual you thrive on accountability, innovation and creativity. You have an enthusiastic, positive attitude with well-developed communication skills both verbal and written.  Your ability to manage your time and multitask whilst demonstrating a high level of attention to detail is how you would be described.

To Apply:

As this is a full time, permanent position only applicants that have ongoing full time Australian work rights will be considered.  Please include a cover letter addressing the position criteria and submit with your resume.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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We are now casting for the charasmatic position of Showtime Manager to lead our team in serving up their unique, energetic and exciting brand of street theatre and Midway entertainment at Sydney's iconic Luna Park.

About the role:

Essentially your main focus is on the deliverance of stellar entertainment performances within the Park. You will plan cast and crew schedules, manage budgets and expenditure, source costumes and supervise all performers including the Luna Park favourites!  Your smile will be resemblant of our trademark face and your friendly and animated demeanour will create memories and make you a favourite with our Guests.

Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Recruitment auditions and castings
  • Implementation of new concepts and ideas
  • Coordinating the creation, maintenance and logistics of sets, props, costumes and technical equipment
  • Liaison and coordination with Internal Stakeholders
  • Formulating and coordinating rosters, team appraisals and team building initiatives
  • Preparing and teaching choreography
  • Execution of warm-up and workshop sessions with performers to enhance park performances
  • Participation as a park performer
  • Ensure the financial and logistical aspects of the Showtime Department are maintained to ensure strong financial performance.

A Succesful Applicant Will Require:

  • Certificate 1V in Business/equivalent or progress towards is highly desirable
  • Statement of Attainment in Training and Assessment or progress towards is highly desirable
  • The ability to lead, motivate and inspire a performance troupe and individual performers
  • A thorough practical understanding of the budgetary and technical aspects of street theatre/stage production
  • Demonstrated ability to verbally and visually articulate a vision and bring to life a concept or idea
  • Ability to build relationships and liaise with internal and external customers, suppliers and contractors.
  • To be available over core park hours, which include weekends and school holidays

To Apply:

If you are a pro-active, organised and enthusiastic individual with a background in theatre and are able to multi-task, manage simultaneous projects and utilise available resources to create a street theatre experience for our Guests that is of the highest standard then we would love to hear from you!

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Luna Park Venues is one of Sydney’s finest, award-winning event and entertainment arenas. Whether it’s a corporate lunch or dinner, cocktail party, product launch or even a wedding celebration catering for 10 to 3000 guests, we invite you to play an important role in the success of Luna Park’s spectacular events and functions.

Luna Parks’ Function Catering Kitchen requires a full time Kitchen Hand who is energetic, hardworking and a good communicator with relevant experience. We are looking for a reliable and dedicated team player who enjoys contributing in a ‘hands on’ manner.

You will be completing tasks in the daily cleaning schedule and working under the direction of our experienced Chefs. In this position, your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Assist in the set up and pack down of all kitchens (including satellite kitchens)
  • Maintain clean, organised and hygienic kitchens, food service and storage areas
  • Safe and correct use of kitchen equipment, following WH&S guidelines
  • Safe handling and usage of cleaning chemicals and equipment, following safe work procedures guidelines
  • Follow HACCP guidelines and safe work practices
  • Ensure great care in the cleaning and storage of crockery and cutlery

Skills essential to your success:

  • Relevant, recent experience in a similar role
  • High level of personal presentation, cleanliness and hygiene
  • Strong understanding of food safety, HACCP and WH&S requirements
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Team player
  • Fast mover who can perform well under pressure and take direction
  • A keen eye for attention to detail 
  • Flexibility to work day, night and weekends is essential

Benefits

Luna Park is a diverse and unique workplace where everyone plays a part in delivering memorable experiences to our guests.  Uniform and laundering provided. Enjoy public transport at the door, with discounted staff parking on site and discounts on food and beverage right across the park. This is a great opportunity to work for an iconic company that offers stability and diversity.

Apply Now:

Please apply online now with a current resume showing your relevant Kitchen Hand experience. An immediate start is available for the successful candidate.

This position does not offer sponsorship and applicants must have unrestricted work permissions.

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Luna Park Venues is one of Sydney's most stunning function locations offering a unique fairy tale splendour on the harbor at Milsons Point. Complementing our stylish venues, accommodating from 60 to over 6,000 guests, is some of the finest catering Sydney has to offer. Our Kitchen provides exemplary service, professionalism and tantalising menu choices to all our clients and guests.

About the role:

We are looking for a strong Chef with proven industry experience in a premium catering operation to join our exceptional team, hardworking team on a full time basis.

In your role, you will support the senior chef team with high volume catering for functions and events, from the initial preparation of ingredients through to the proud delivery of our dishes. At times you may be required to supervise and run a satellite kitchen for small functions.

This is a great opportunity to work for an iconic company which offers stability, diversity and a unique working experience. Awarded the 2015 Venue Management Award and 2015 Savour Award for Excellence in Function Catering, our distinctive venues have made an imprint in the industry.

To be successful in this role you will require:

  • Demonstrated experience at a CDP level for a reputable venue
  • Experience in a high volume catering function environment
  • A Qualification in Commercial Cookery (minimum Cert III)
  • Strong planning, organisation, leadership and execution skills
  • Commitment to high quality food preparation, presentation and hygiene standards 
  • Extensive food knowledge, with the ability to produce both traditional and modern dishes 
  • Strong knowledge of sauces, stocks and good pan work is essential
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
  • The ability to work well under pressure and within a team environment
  • Ability to respond to new initiatives, changing conditions and shifting priorities 
  • HACCP, Food Safety and WH&S awareness and practice 
  • Flexibility to work shifts rostered over 7 days and evenings, including weekends and public holidays

To Apply:

Enjoy the surrounds of a creative modern cuisine and be part of a team that is striving for ongoing success in its field.  If you are a culinary professional, dedicated to your craft with the drive and ambitions to make an impact in the position we invite you to apply 

Please include a resume with cover letter detailing how your experience matches the position criteria indicated above.

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Enjoy the fun atmosphere, amazing Milsons Point location and the unique opportunity to work on specialised machinery and equipment such as the amusement park rides and function venues

About the role:

We required a full time Electrician with industrial experience to complement our growing Maintenance team.  You will be called upon to provide a range of electrical services with the added opportunity to work on specialised machinery such as amusement park rides and venue facilities/equipment including variable speed drives, relay logic and switch gear. Additionally, you will be required to assist with tasks outside of the electrical field but within your scope of experience and training; such as conducting rides checks.

The successful candidate will require:

  • A current NSW Electrical licence
  • Post trade industrial experience
  • To be comfortable working at heights
  • A general understanding of PLC operating systems and their maintenance
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety and awareness of WH&S procedures
  • A willingness to work full time hours over 4 days per week, with a rotating roster spread over 7 days. Shift patterns will include week days and weekend cycles with some afternoon/evening work
  • A knowledge of CMMS and experience to enter and close out work orders (Desirable) 
  • Experience in motor switchgear, control and variable speed drives, star Delta and DOL (Desirable)
  • Ability to read and interpret circuit drawings and methodical diagnostic ability tracing faults (Desirable)

To Apply:

If you are enthusiastic and reliable with a positive attitude and get excited by the prospect of having Luna Park as your place of work, we would love to hear from you. We offer a range of social opportunities, staff discounts, team events and a unique working environment with a culture that supports each other and exists to deliver exceptional experiences for our guests.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical before a formal offer is made.

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The Deck Sydney and Altum Job Vacancies

 

About us:

Situated on the spectacular harbour, The Deck Sydney restaurant and bar enjoys first class, expansive views of the world's most iconic landmarks and is a 'hot spot' in the Sydney bar and dining scene. With a Two Wine Glass rating on the International Wine List of the Year 2017, and offering an extensive selection of 146 wines, we have the ability to complement every dining experience with the perfect beverage.  We are a highly awarded business, including awards for innovation and the unique concept of Ferris Wheel Dining, where we have taken dining to new heights.

About the role:

The Deck Sydney is preparing to re-launch a very exciting dining experience. Additionally, a newly created Mediterranean menu is about to escalate the venue to a whole new level.

We are seeking an energetic, enthusiastic individual who will display a proactive approach to anticipating our guests’ needs, offer a service-first attitude and commit to creating memorable experiences. The role encompasses all aspects of being a Head Bartender, including mixing and serving a superb cocktail, pouring a fine wine or mastering a beer on tap.

The successful candidate will require:

  • Extensive cocktail and mixology experience within upmarket establishments
  • A Strong knowledge of Australian wines
  • An engaging and personable demeanour served with your own unique and creative flair
  • Immaculate grooming and presentation
  • Initiative with a keen eye for detail
  • An excellent command of English, both written and verbal
  • A current NSW RSA Competency card

Hourly Rate:

~ $30.00 per hour (depending on experience).

These are full-time opportunities and only suited to candidates with unrestricted work rights.

To Apply:

If your passion is delivering the very best experience and you are available to work a flexible roster across Wednesday to Sunday, including Public holidays, we have a spot waiting for you on our team. Please apply with a cover letter and resume highlighting your relevant experience for this position.

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