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Event, Bar & Promotional Staff
The Blues Train Pty Ltd – Queenscliff Victoria
$31 – 38 per hour – Casual
ATTENTION – highly motivated, charismatic, music and fun-loving individuals required. No experience is needed, just a willingness to learn and dedication to be the best!
The Blues Train has been one of the Geelong region’s most recognized experiences for 23 years, combining live music, dinner and a heritage steam train – it’s a mini music festival in a night.
We’re on the lookout for:
– Event and Bar Staff
– Promotional Staff
– On-site Digital & Social Media
To be successful you will have:
– Energetic and friendly attitude – a zest for life!
– Pride in your job
– Excellent communications skills
– Ability to work under pressure
– Ability to work in a team as well as independently
– A wish to make your mark
– Current Australian Driver’s License
In return, you will receive:
– Regular working hours – 35 – 45 shows with confirmed shifts up to 12 months in advance
– Generous hourly rate
– Opportunity to learn new skills
– Fun working atmosphere
– A meal (the same that our patrons receive)
RSA certificate, experience in bar and/or events and promotions is desirable, however not essential – we want good people who are willing to learn – we will train you!
If you would like to earn some extra money and have fun whilst doing it, apply now!
You will be involved in all aspects of event, event bar and promotional duties including set-up, greeting and serving customers, cash handling, merchandising, on-site social media, pack-down and other duties to the requirements of the event.
Job Type: Casual
Salary: $31 – 38 per hour
Hours: Most Saturday nights (August to May) plus Friday nights once a month (weekly in December). Shifts run for approximately 7 hours.
Adrienne Stewart, Bay City Events
Events & Administration Internships
Looking for a ‘foot in the door’ to a career in music events? Now is YOUR chance! Seize this opportunity to make your mark in this exciting industry today!
Bay City Events, located in the heart of Geelong, are expert curators of unique events in regional Victoria. Our flagship product, The Blues Train in Queenscliff, has been captivating audiences of all age groups since 1994, hosting over 150,000 passengers on a novelty musical journey and dining experience on board a heritage steam train.
We are offering a tailored internship to a passionate ‘go getter’, seeking to kick start their career by enhancing their skills and experience through exposure to various areas of Events Management and related duties.
The internship is open for an immediate start, with possible ongoing part time placement for the right person.
In this internship you will witness and learn first-hand how events are run; from the initial concept all the way through to the setting up and conducting of the event, to the close and debrief. You will learn an array of skills in ‘behind the scenes’ administration with exposure to key components of the events industry such as event marketing, ticketing, P.R. and liaison with local and premier musical artists in relation to festival contracts and production requirements.
As well as gaining invaluable practical experience in the industry itself, you will be working within a small team lead by (Director) Hugo Armstrong who showcases a wealth of experience and is well respected in both the music events and radio industries in Victoria.
An internship with this company will not only help you to develop your industry knowledge and practical skills, it can also open the door to an exciting career ahead!
Send your resume, cover letter and academic transcripts to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kate Leszyk, Bay City Events