Working with the Department

At the Department, we talk the talk but we also walk the walk.

We have a management culture that values and encourages participation in sport and recreation, which is supported by our corporate health and wellbeing program and flexible working hours and leave options.

On average, we spend about one third of our waking hours at work, so why shouldn’t we enjoy them?

Department of Sport and Recreation, Leederville office

Job opportunities

We are looking for people who can work with us to continue building this dynamic and positive work environment.

Current Department job opportunities

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries jobs.

Cloud Administrator

Tuesday 15 August 2017

Classification: PSGOGA 2014, Level 5, $85,047 - $93,994
Position No: 2ISM502P
Location: Leederville
Closing Date: 28/08/2017 3:00 PM

Educator and Visitor Experience Officer

Monday 14 August 2017

Classification: Specified Calling Level 1, $65,165 - $89,345pa PSGOGA 2014
Position No: Pool Ref 10086
Location: Perth
Closing Date: 28/08/2017 4:00 PM

Network Support Officer

Monday 14 August 2017

Classification: Level 4, $76,452-$80,797 pa PSGOGA 2014
Position No: Pool Ref 13705
Location: Perth
Closing Date: 29/08/2017 4:00 PM

Current sport and recreation industry job opportunities

Perth Stadium opportunities

The team that will run the new Perth Stadium and Sports Precinct is taking shape. Here's your opportunity to join the dynamic VenuesLive team that will operate iconic Perth Stadium, which is scheduled to open in early 2018.

Opportunities at Perth Stadium

Hockey WA Chief Executive Officer

The CEO has a critical role to strengthen and develop relationships with key external stakeholders and to achieve the Board's primary strategic objective to deliver significant growth in Western Australian hockey participation.

More information on the Hockey WA Chief Executive Officer opportunity

Project Manager & Business Analyst, Western Australian Institute of Sport (WAIS)

The Western Australian Institute of Sport (WAIS) has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager & Business Analyst to join a World Class Sports Institute that values People and Excellence. The Project Manager & Business Analyst forms part of the Finance and Operations Team, within the Corporate Services Division. The Project Manager & Business Analyst has responsibility for the definition and delivery major projects within the Institute.

Closes 23 August 2017

More information on the Project Manager & Business Analyst opportunity

Manager Programs, Fitness & Sales, VenuesWest

The Manager Programs, Fitness and Sales provides leadership and direction to the VenuesWest Customer Service, Sales, Fitness and Programs teams. This role is integral in bringing together sales and delivery across a range of VenuesWest programs including Health and Fitness, Crèche, Sporting Programs and Sports Competitions.

Closes 23 August 2017

More information on the Manager Programs, Fitness & Sales opportunity

Regional Manager - Club Services and Operations WA, Australian Sailing

Australian Sailing is the national governing body to advance, promote, administer and grow the sport of sailing. Through its Strategic Plan, Advance Sailing; advocacy and partnerships with government and industry, Australian Sailing works to achieve support for programs and facilities for the benefit of the sport. We provide leadership to maintain and enhance standards; and enrich the quality and reputation of sailing for the collective and mutual benefit of Members, Associates and Participants..

Closes 31 August 2017

More information on the Regional Manager - Club Services and Operations WA opportunity

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteering in sport and recreation is not only rewarding, it also builds stronger communities. Volunteering WA provides a list of sport and recreation volunteer opportunities in Western Australia.

There may also be volunteer opportunities at your local sport or recreation club. Find our which clubs are in your local area.