Operations Team – Casual


About the role
To assist Audio Visual Supervisor, Audio Visual & Operations Coordinator and Operations Team Leaders in coordinating the operational requirements of clients of the Cairns Convention Centre.

Key responsibilities include:

  • To effectively build, alter and remove set ups in all areas of the Centre as directed by the Audio-Visual & Operations Coordinator and Operations Team Leaders.
  • Assist the Operations Team Leaders in the set up and operation of technical and production needs of clients of the Cairns Convention Centre.
  • Assist with the storage, distribution and dispatch of client and non-catering products for the Centre and clients.

About the venue
The world class Cairns Convention Centre is everything you would expect from an international purpose-built venue located amidst natures pristine playground.

The Cairns Convention Centre has an auditorium with seats for 2,300 delegates, an arena with 5,000 seats, additional plenary that can fit 410 delegates theatre style, 23 meeting rooms for breakouts, beautiful ballroom for 500 dinner guests, outdoor plaza, spacious lobby for pre-dinner functions and a stunning terrace with views over Trinity Inlet.

About the company
ASM Global is the world’s leading venue management and services company, with a portfolio of more than 300 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention and exhibition centres and performing arts venues. ASM Global Asia Pacific operates a network of venues in locations including Brisbane, Sydney, Perth, Darwin, Cairns, Newcastle, Christchurch, Kuala Lumpur, China, Hong Kong, Bahrain and the UAE.

Working in the venue and event industry means supporting the delivery of events across our event calendar. This means that weekend, evening and public holiday work will be required.


Cairns Convention Centre

Job Site / Location

Cairns City, Corner Wharf and Sheridan Streets

Start Date

Available for Immediate Start

Employment Type / Hours per week

Casual / Various hours available per week

Salary / Hourly Rate

As per the EA agreement

Qualifications Required

  • Knowledge of conference/event set ups and etiquette.
  • Knowledge of WH&S practices.
  • Understanding of correct manual handling procedures.
  • Basic knowledge of audio visual, operational and event equipment.

Personal Attributes

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent personal presentation and grooming.
  • Willingness to accept instruction.
  • Willingness to work as a team member.
  • Physically fit.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to handle pressure.
  • Flexibility with working hours.

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