Sunshine Coast – Student Job Opportunities – 30 January

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Work Opportunities


Hello students! We have compiled a list of job opportunities below that might be of interest to you.

If the opportunities below aren’t the type of jobs you’re interested in, you can search for more job opportunities on the Sunshine Coast on popular job search websites such as SeekIndeedJora and Gumtree. These websites allow you to filter job listings by location, industry, job title, and experience level. You can also look for opportunities in local newspapers, apply in-store or on company websites.

If you need any help with applying to any of the jobs, please speak to Mel or Marta in reception or attend the Jobs Workshop on Tuesday afternoons between 1:15pm – 2:15pm.


Cafe All-Rounder, Jamaica Blue Sunshine Plaza

Jamaica Blue Sunshine Plaza are looking for their next Cafe’ All-Rounder!

Jamaica Blue has been operating successfully in Sunshine Plaza for the last 12 years. With the recent change in ownership, we are looking to expand our team!

A casual position has become available within our business, and we would love to hear from you. Ultimately this position would suit a school leaver or someone looking to fill some hours around university.

We operate 7 days a week; 7.30-5.30 Mon – Sat, 8.30-4.30 Sun, most public holidays and school holidays so availability is necessary. Being able to do closes (finishing no later than 6pm at worst) is a requirement of the job.

The position is for a cafe’ all-rounder with duties that include but are not limited to:

  • Cash handling
  • Customer service
  • Waiting tables
  • Basic cleaning duties

Some knowledge of the industry is beneficial but definitely not crucial to the role. Coffee and kitchen experience is also not needed, however if there is interest in those areas there is potential for future training.

We have a friendly and fast-paced workplace and can’t wait to find the next right fit for our team!



Waitperson, Rangoli Indian Restaurant 

Position – Waitperson (Casual) for immediate start at Rangoli Indian Restaurant, Buderim

Hours – 20-25 per week. Dinner service only, includes weekends.

Minimum 12 months experience in a similar position.

Position Description – Meet & Greet, Table Service & related cleaning & setup, Transacting, Phone Inquiries.



Baristas/Floor Staff/Bar Staff/Supervisors, Little Sparrow

Little Sparrow is a boutique award-winning establishment located on the famous Hasting Street in Noosa Heads. The restaurant is serving breakfast, lunch and dinner ranging from contemporary Australian to exquisite Greek / Seafood dishes with a unique international flavour…

We have various exciting opportunities and are now taking applications for positions as experienced, Baristas – Floor Staff – Bar Staff and Supervisors to join our exciting new team.

If you are looking for a new career path in hospitality look no further, Join a strong secure National brand.

The Role:

As a Café All Rounder, you will be reporting directly to the store Manager, your duties will include.

  • Serving various Food, Drinks & Specialty Coffee
  • Serving customers and using the POS & Merchant facility System
  • Engaging with your team and customers alike

Skills & Experience:

  • People’s person with a positive, can-do attitude.
  • Must be well presented, punctual, reliable, enthusiastic and ambitious.
  • Ability to think on your feet and work under pressure.
  • Previous experience in fast paced environment.
  • Confident communicator with the ability to engage with customers.
  • Previous experience in café or Restaurant (2 Years)

What’s on Offer:

We have numerous vacancies ranging from Full Time, Part Time and Casual positions. The restaurant operates between Monday to Sunday – you must be available for a rotating roster which will include weekends.

If you believe any of the offered jobs are suited to you – We would love to hear from you by applying to be part of our new and exciting team.



Leading Hand, Dragonfly

Are you ready to transform the future of shipping?

  • You have leading hand experience in the transportation industry.
  • You love to have a meaningful impact.
  • You are looking for growth opportunities.

You are exactly what we are looking for.

Dragonfly is hiring an Operations Leading Hand / Yard Hand for our delivery hub at the Sunshine Coast. This is a Permanent Part-time opportunity with 4 -hour shifts (2:30 PM – 6:30 PM) on Monday, Friday, and Saturday.

Why join Dragonfly?

  • Attractive remuneration plan
  • Dynamic, team-oriented environment
  • Various growth opportunities

What does it take to be successful? 

  • Experience in a leading hand position, working in a fast-paced environment (preferred but not required)
  • Experience in the transportation and freight industry will be highly regarded
  • Adaptable and able to work effectively in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment.
  • Tech savvy and willing to learn new and evolving systems
  • Knowledge of occupational health and safety regulations.
  • Sound communication, both written and verbal

Now, you’re probably asking yourself, what will I be doing in this position?

  • Provide manifests to drivers daily
  • Manage the loadout process for drivers
  • Ensure drivers are loading vans in line with procedure
  • Provide support and advice to drivers as it relates to their routes
  • Maintain safety & security of both the premises & people;
  • Ensure safe working methods at all times;
  • Develop and maintain solid working relationships with Delivery Contractors and drivers;
  • Respond to urgent matters as required;
  • Maintain a professional & high-quality service-oriented environment at all times.

Sending packages should be simple.

Dragonfly stands for a different way of doing e-commerce delivery in Australia.

Drawing on over three decades of experience as a market leader in Canada, Dragonfly is a new subsidiary that is hitting the ground running. Using the latest technologies and the right people ensures greater efficiencies, better results, and a superior customer experience.

At Dragonfly, it’s the littlest details that make the difference. We are a fast-paced company with a firm grip on market growth. We boast an agile working environment and do not shy away from challenges. Every member of our team is on the ground to guarantee on-time deliveries to doorsteps all around Australia.



Personal Care Workers, Elderly Care

We are looking for talented and capable Personal Care Workers to support the Residents and team at our Kawana Waters Aged Care Facility.

The ideal Personal Care Worker for Elderly Care prides themselves on their professionalism and willingness to help and support our Residents, without hesitation. They are empathetic and kind and understand their role is to allow our Residents to live their best lives, whilst in our care.

Our Personal Care Workers understand the importance of clinical procedures and compliance within the workplace, as this works to ensures our Residents are kept safe and healthy. They live and breathe person centred care and respect the Residents personalities and individual differences.

Personal Care Workers will work across varied shifts, which include morning, afternoon and night.

What we offer our Personal Care Workers:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Access to our Grow Our Own program, providing financial assistance to tertiary studies
  • A generous Reward and Recognition program with cash incentives
  • A supportive team environment providing stability and consistency to your work
  • Referral program rewards


  • Rights to work in Australia
  • A good level of verbal and written skills
  • Agile and adaptable approach to work and care priorities
  • A committed approach to person centred care and compliance standards
  • A satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate is required according to the Aged Care Act 1997. Our aged care residences are non-smoking workplaces. Elderly Care does not consider applications received through, or from, recruiters.


Casual Front of House Staff, The Fish Group

**Exciting Front of House Opportunity at Award-Winning Fish On Parkyn and Sakana Mooloolaba!**

Join our dynamic team as we embark on a culinary journey at Fish On Parkyn and Sakana Mooloolaba, both renowned for their excellence. We’re thrilled to offer a potentially full-time Front of House position with the added perk of morning barista shifts.

**About Us:**
Fish On Parkyn and Sakana Mooloolaba are proud recipients of awards, celebrated for their commitment to fresh, innovative dining experiences. As we continue to redefine excellence, we invite passionate individuals to be part of our vibrant team.

**Position Highlights:**
– Front of House role with potential for full-time employment
– Exciting opportunity to showcase your skills in morning barista shifts
– Contribute to the success of two renowned and award-winning restaurants

**How to Apply:**

If you’re ready to be part of our award-winning journey, please submit your resume via the application link. Join us in creating exceptional dining moments at Fish On Parkyn and Sakana Mooloolaba!



Retail Assistants, Happy Dough, Sunshine Plaza

Fun & Exciting Opportunity at Happy Dough!

We are looking for fun and energetic people to join our team at our store at Sunshine Plaza opening at the end of the month! Happy Dough is a Gluten-Free, Vegan Friendly dessert store that offers allergy inclusive dessert options to those who usually miss out. We are an energetic team who aim to meet the needs of all our customers and make every interaction special.


  • Sunshine Plaza, Maroochydore

Those interested in the role will need to have strong communication skills, the ability to practice good time management and have an enthusiastic and energetic approach to the role! Those successful in the role will have the ability to work independently and within a team setting.


Successful candidates will be expected to have some availability across the 7-day work week. We are looking for people that are able to work 15-25 hours a week, with plenty of opportunities to grow.

Please apply with a resume and cover letter. We look forward to hearing from you and meeting you in person!

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