This industry employs around seven percent (7%) of Australia's workforce and provides good entry-level jobs. Most jobs are in hotels, motels, cafes, restaurants, take-away shops, bars and pubs. Part-time employment is common, making it an attractive option for young people who want to combine work and study.

Job Profiles

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Bar Attendants and Baristas

Bar Attendants and Baristas prepare, mix and serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks to patrons in bars in licensed establishments, and prepare and s...

  • $1,154 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Cafe and Restaurant Managers

Cafe and Restaurant Managers organise and control the operations of cafes, restaurants and related establishments to provide dining and catering servi...

  • $1,346 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Cafe Workers

Cafe Workers sell and serve food and beverages for consumption on premises in cafes and similar establishments.

  • $1,030 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Caravan Park and Camping Ground Managers

Caravan Park and Camping Ground Managers organise and control the operations of caravan parks and camping grounds to provide accommodation and leisure...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Caretakers

Caretakers maintain and clean residential buildings, schools, offices, holiday camps, caravan parks and associated grounds.

  • $1,299 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Checkout Operators and Office Cashiers

Checkout Operators and Office Cashiers operate cash registers and receive payments from customers, and issue receipts and return change due.

  • $900 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Chefs

Chefs plan and organise the preparation and cooking of food in dining and catering establishments.

  • $1,250 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Commercial Cleaners

Commercial Cleaners clean offices, residential complexes, hospitals, schools, industrial work areas, industrial machines, construction sites and other...

  • $904 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Conference and Event Organisers

Conference and Event Organisers organise and coordinate services for conferences, events, functions, banquets and seminars.

  • $1,347 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Cooks

Cooks prepare, season and cook food in dining and catering establishments.

  • $1,068 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Delivery Drivers

Delivery Drivers drive vans and cars to deliver goods.

  • $1,010 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Fast Food Cooks

Fast Food Cooks prepare a restricted range of foods in fast food establishments.

  • $927 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Gaming Workers

Gaming Workers provide gaming services within casinos and other gambling establishments.

  • $1,317 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Greenkeepers

Greenkeepers establish and maintain fine turf, grassed areas and synthetic surfaces used for sporting events.

  • $1,135 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Hotel and Motel Managers

Hotel and Motel Managers organise and control the operations of hotels and motels to provide guest accommodation, meals and other services.

  • $1,250 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Hotel Service Managers

Hotel Service Managers supervise and coordinate the activities of hotel service workers.

  • $1,105 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Housekeepers

Housekeepers perform cleaning and housekeeping duties in hotels, motels and other commercial premises, and in private residences.

  • $878 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Kitchenhands

Kitchenhands assist kitchen and service staff in preparing and serving food, and clean food preparation and service areas.

  • $1,000 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Licensed Club Managers

Licensed Club Managers organise and control the operations of licensed clubs to provide food, beverages, gaming, entertainment, sporting and other ame...

  • $1,153 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Sales Assistants (General)

Sales Assistants (General) sell goods and services, such as food, clothing, hardware, household appliances, office supplies and cosmetics, in retail a...

  • $961 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Vending Machine Attendants

Vending Machine Attendants stock and maintain vending and amusement machines and collect money from coin boxes.

  • $1,164 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Waiters

Waiters serve food and beverages in hotels, restaurants, clubs and dining establishments.

  • $975 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level
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