Working with the Department

At Sport and Recreation (WA), 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?

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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.

Discovery Assistant

Monday 15 January 2018

Classification: Level 2, $60,172 - $65,256pa (pro rata) PSGO CSA GA 2017
Position No: Pool Ref 12815
Location: Perth
Closing Date: 29/01/2018 4:00 PM

Camp Event Coordinator - Woodman Point

Tuesday 09 January 2018

Classification: L3 PSGOGA $68 896 - $74 717
Position No: 3WWP306P
Location: Coogee
Closing Date: 22/01/2018 3:00 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

Executive Officer, Masters Swimming Western Australia Inc

The Executive Officer delivers administrative processes determined by Masters Swimming Western Australia (MSWA) as part of the Strategic Plan and in accordance with decisions and directives of MSWA’s Board of Directors.

Closes 25 January 2018.

More information on the Executive Officer opportunity.

People and Cultural Advisor, Western Australian Cricket Association

The People and Cultural Advisor provides superior human resources support to help meet the business, people and management needs of the Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA).

More information on the People and Cultural Advisor opportunity.

Regional Cricket Manager (Metro), Western Australian Cricket Association

To promote and manage the development of cricket within a designated metropolitan region to maximise cricket participation, support clubs and associations and optimise cricket experiences for all

More information on the Regional Cricket Manager opportunity.

Aquatic Programs Manager, UWA Sport

UWA Sport is looking for a dynamic and hands on aquatic program professional to lead the well-respected and popular aquatic programs at UWA.

More information on the Aquatic Programs Manager opportunity.

Aquatics Head Coach - Squads, UWA Sport

UWA Sport, in partnership with UWA West Coast Swim Club, seeks a vibrant, talented and committed swimming coach to fill the role as Head Coach.

More information on the Aquatics Head Coach - Squads opportunity.

Program Coordinator - Learn to Swim, UWA Sport

UWA Sport is looking for a passionate learn to swim professional to coordinate and deliver great customer experiences as part of the UWA Sport aquatics team.

More information on the Program Coordinator - Learn to Swim opportunity.

Program Coordinator - Squads, UWA Sport

We are looking for an enthusiastic and customer centric team member to coordinate and administer our bustling squads program.

More information on the Program Coordinator - Squads 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.