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Job board for casual workers in Australia

Hi please have a browse around Workstays jobs board page for casual work and jobs for Backpackers, Students and working holiday visa holders in Australia, if you are looking at working in Australia whilst travelling or seeking permanent work please make sure you have the right visa and permits. With our extensive list of job contacts, Migration experts, we are sure we can help find the job that suits your needs and your stay in Australia much more plesant.

Looking for casual work whilst you are travelling around Australia?. Please try the search box below or send us an email with your CV Resume to WorkStay Tell us what type of work you are willing to do and we will try and help. Please note Jobs come and go all the time so please keep popping back to check the jobs board or you can join us on RSSRSS image and this way we can put you on our system and try and help you keep working whilst you are in Australia, Good luck!!

Backpackers Job Board for Australia



Administration Officer Work for the Dole

Perth, Western Australia

The purpose of this position is to provide administrative support to the Work for the Dole (WfD) Team.



Assistant Accountant


Understand requirements of customers and their challenges in finance domain



Assistant Accountant

Perth WA

We are looking for communicative and motivated employees for immediate start.



Assistant Manager

, Belmont

This is a hands-on, full-time role, covering all areas of Front Office Operations as well as overseeing the hotel in the absence of the Hotels General Manager.



Bar Staff

Mt Magnet

Bar Staff needed at the Commercial Hotel, Mt Magnet. Accommodation available. Few weeks to ongoing. approx $16 - 23 ph. Call Elaine on 0427 271 013



Cook/allrounder Country pub


a position at our country hotel for a cook/allrounder position.

Must have cooking exp, speak fluent english, clean and tidy presentation. Room and meals are provided to the succesful applicant. The position is at the Yalgoo Hotel, located 230kms east of Geraldton. Rosters and wages will be discussed with potential candidates. Immediate start necessary. Please contact Stan at the Yalgoo Hotel on or email Linda at



Morph Team Promo @ HBF Run

Perth CBD

Enthusiastic people of all shapes and sizes wanted! I'm building a Morph Suit army for the HBF Run for a Reason, this Sunday May 28th! You'll be handing out thunder sticks to spectators and generally clowning around from the first race at 6.30am until 10.30am. It's an early start, but you'll be nice and snug in your Morph Suit!

This is always a highlight of the Run, so if you'd like to be a part of a great charity event (and pocket some cash for your efforts), post your interest!



Office Assistant


We are looking for an enthusiastic, punctual hard-working and commited person to join our team. They must be well-presented, computer literate and time-efficient with their work. This position will include (but not limited to) the following tasks:
-Answering/making telephone calls
-Customer liaise through email and phone call
-Data entry.
Full time or part time (20 hours per week) are both available.
This position is available for an immediate start.



Part Time Administrative Assistant


This role is integral and requires an individual who can adapt to an environment and respond to any type of administrative need.




Perth Convention centre

Selling show bags at the upcoming Sexpo show starting this Friday 5/5/17, position is strictly sales and is paid on an hourly rate.



seed collector


seed collector perth based



Tree Planters Needed

Margaret River

-Forestry & Landcare-
Casual Employment- At Award Rates

We are seeking motivated and reliable people to join this season’s Blue Gum Planting Team. We have over 200 hectares in need of planting, fertilizing and soil injection. Work is set to start early July for a minimum of 4 to 5 weeks.
The requirements for the job are:
• Previous experience in Tree Planting
• Must be willing to travel and live in various different locations throughout the South West of Western Australia for the duration of the job
• Must commit to work for a minimum of 4 to 5 weeks, 6 days a week, in extreme weather conditions
• Must have a reliable car and a current WA drivers’ license
• Must be extremely physically fit and strong
• Must be reliable and motivated
• Must have your own wet weather gear.

If you meet the above criteria, please come into the office for a short interview.
Margaret River Tree Planting and Landcare Services
Office 7, 34 Fearn Ave
Margaret River, WA 6285




Administrative / Executive Assistant


This is a contract position; however it is not uncommon for assignments to transition into permanent positions with our client companies.



All rounders wanted for Queensland Hotel

Mitchell Queensland

Bar Work, general cleaning



Backpacker Wanted for our Country Pub..

Oakey Qld

We are looking for a Bar attended for our country pub.
Do you have a bubbly personality, Bar experience and a current RSA? If so we need you.



Bar Attendant/Cleaner

Oakey Qld

We are looking for a Bar attended for our country pub.
Do you have a bubbly personality, Bar experience and a current RSA? If so we need you.



Camp Cook

Boyne Valley

Cook and clean for 5 -6 people on an exploration project one hour from Gladstone - immediate start.



Dream Job Interstate! Keen Backpacker Couples Wanted, Vehicle Supplied! $1000 Pw Gt Plus!


Hello backpacker couples.

Enlighten Press is a children's book publishing company looking for a couple who is mature, fun and great at talking to people to travel Australia.

The ideal couple will be:

- Resourceful and mature
- Travelers are welcome
- Friendly and have a positive attitude
- No sales experience is needed
- We supply a modern vehicle
- This is an easy clean job and you will be free to travel coastal Australia while earning at least $1000 per week per person or $2000 per couple.
- This is not a door-knocking or fundraising job, but a legitimate, highly regarded sales position.
- Why be stuck in the middle of nowhere, when you can see Australia while you work, have the weekends free and go to the beach.
- This is not poorly paid farm or orchard work but an easy way to travel and save money before leaving Australia.

The job -

- You will be travelling Australia, visiting our pre-booked, pre-qualified appointments to schools and kindergartens, who will know you are coming and so no cold calling
- Travelling a pre-booked route, which we have been doing for the last few years
- We pay weekly

What you get-

Excellent money $$$
Modern company L300 van
Apply today and start tomorrow
Travel Australia while you earn

About us

Enlighten Press is a two year old new children’s publishing company experiencing extreme growth. We are a family owned company with an international reputation in the educational sector.

Please note, you have MUST HAVE a manual driving license

Call Nick now on: 0421 543 444. Apply now, immediate start.



farm hand/ construction work


Farm construction no visa sign off just experience



Governess(teacher) position availlable on SW QLD station


Job Description

Hi! We are looking for an outgoing, friendly person to teach our three children (Janica 10yo, Flynn and Kain 9yo)through Charleville School of Distance Education. The kids have their own schoolbuilding at home and need a governess to guide, teach and encourage them for the last two terms of the school year.

For this position we require you to have : Senior First Aid Certificate

QLD CCB Blue Card (working with children check)


Health Check

What we offer you: Private accomodation with TV and AC.

Private bathroom seperate from accommodation.

Shared Laundry

Food and Board

Weekly wage

If you are interrested in this position please contact me for a full position desciption.



Hotel Cleaners, General Helpers

Charters Towers

We are looking for people to clean our hotel apartments and generally help around the property, gardening, mowing, odd jobs etc



Japanese translator/deck hand


Require assistance in translating from Japanese to English and minor labor work on a Japanese built boat at Portsmith Warf in Cairns
Accommodation on board




Mount Isa, Queensland

General labouring including: cleaning; painting and decorating; assisting with building etc



Labouring help required

Magnetic island

In exchange for accomodation and breakfast you will be required to assist me with general labouring duties. I am extending my beach shack and will require help lifting and moving materials.



Property hand

Childers Qld

Live in property hand



Shop Assistant

Normanton Qld

Working on registers and helping put away the load



Strawberry Picking/Packing


Looking for backpackers for picking or packing strawberries for this coming season. June-November. Will sign 2nd year visa if required. Looking for people who can stay for the whole season. No experience required.



Waiting staff


Waiting staff serve customers in restaurants and cafes by taking orders and payment, serving food and preparing tables.





All Rounder

White Cliffs NSW 2836

We require an energetic, committed and passionate individual to join our current team. As stated this position is an all round, diverse role within our premises as we have accommodation, a kitchen and a hotel establishment. Therefore we seek a member that is prepared to work in diverse roles as well as shift work. White Cliffs is located 300kms from Broken Hill, NSW with a population of approximately 130 people, although huge in tourism and therefore its a fast paced environment.





Goulburn NSW 2580





Casual Cleaner/General Duties single or couple

Old Adaminaby NSW 2629

a single/couple required for a Caravan Park situated in the Snowy Mountains for the Snow Season (June to October 2017).




Casual Jobs Available in Sydney-Backpacker/Working Holiday Welcome

Sydney, New South Wales

Casual Jobs Available in Sydney. No Experience Required. Backpacker/ Working Holiday Welcome. Please email for more info.




Casual Kitchen and Bar Staff Required

Gundagai, NSW

Staff required for casual bar and kitchen work.




Customer Services: Part-Time, No Experience $65,000.00 - $120,000.00/Year


We are seeking both Entry Level and Experienced Customer Service / Retail Representatives / and Management Representatives. Our firm is Looking for Full Time and Part Time Representatives, and as this is our Busiest Time of Year, we are Opening Seasonal Positions as well.




Farm Hand


General work on a mixed farm operation




farm hand, smallholding

Binalong, NSW 2584

Varied work including fencing, making and laying mud bricks, weed eradication.The right person for the job will be handy with tools, responsible and safe, willing to learn new skills and able to work with others as a team. This person (or couple) will be sharing delightful accommodation with one other worker: own bedroom, share kitchen, bathroom, lounge.
The site has stand-alone solar power, water supply and waste management. Opportunity to learn about sustainable lifestyle and passive solar design.




General Hands/Labourers

Sydney and surrounding suburbs

As a member of the Installation team, you will be provided the relevant training to complete new store and refurbishment works on fixtures, fittings, and other equipment installations.




Helping To Develop A Sanctuary For Children

NImbin NSW

Light Laboring, Gardening, Painting and general cleaning. Work will be carried out on a 40 acre tranquil rain forest. Ample opportunity to explore the beautiful surrounds of Nimbin and the Northern Parts of NSW. Possibly you will be able to express your creative flair and paint the dwellings surrounding my home.




URGENTLY Needed - Olive Picking

Narrawa NSW

We require 2 people to help hand picking olives on our organic olive orchard. Food accommodation and transport from Sydney provided.




Vineyard Helpers

Milbrodale, NSW

Largest Organic Vineyard in the Hunter Valley is looking for Wwoofers for Vineyard and Cellar Door help. This is unpaid work, other than the best of food and wine.
Riverpines is 2 hours by car or about $6.00 by City Rail from Central in Sydney.




Assistant Accountant


We are looking for communicative and motivated employees for immediate start.



Casual staff/Part-Time $300 per week


We are looking for communicative and motivated employees for immediate start.



Vineyard pruners

Kangaroo Island

Looking for 2 pruners for our vineyard on Kangaroo Island. Immediate start. Accommodation possible for the right candidates.




Farm helpers

1 hour south of Hobart on Satellite Island Tasmania

Looking for 2 energetic workers to help stack wood, and make wood walls. From about 19 June for 3-5 days.



House keeper

95 Wrights Lane Moriarty Tasmania

One to two meals a day with light cleaning



Looking for employees in Tasmania Casual or full time

Hobart Tasmania

Please go to the Menu Bar Employers, Tasmania and post your job




Au pair

Melbourne Malvern

Looking for an au pair for an immediate start in Malvern Melbourne. 25 hours per week in exchange for food, and board .



Beauty Therapist - Lash Technician


Looking for a experienced Lash Technician to start work asap. Min 1 year experience in Classic & Russian Volume lashes.



Fantastic Au Pair Roles - Immediate start. Top locations in Melbourne


* First Class Au Pair Opportunities
* Short term (3 to 4 months) and long term (6months) placements available.
*Friendly, supportive, professional families.
*Top locations in Melbourne (Brighton, Sandringham, Malvern, Prahran).
* Help required up to 30 hours weekly.  Competitive pocket money.



Get a Haircut, and Get a Job


Do you, or maybe someone you’re close to – need to get their A into G and get a job?
We have sales opportunities right now and we don’t need rocket scientists.

We offer a great earnings potential, where ‘just turning up’ gets you paid each week, better still ‘kicking but’ allows you to determine the size of your pay.

We offer a fun work environment where Superstar-like characters exist, and each day’s new interactions will provide you both entertainment and life experience.

You’ll need decent English, OK Maths – and Poor-to-None-Level Science Qualifications. Music, Drama and Sporting abilities are highly regarded provided they haven’t ruined your ego.

A reasonably clean criminal history check is required - unless you can convince us that you were at the wrong place at the wrong time and no one really got hurt anyway.

Being cheeky is highly encouraged, being dodgy will send you directly to jail without $200.

If you want to know more, you’ll need to send your updated CV to



Home Cleaners Wanted

Mornington Peninsula

Residential Home Cleaning



Looking for full or casual employees for Victoria

Melbourne Victoria

Go to Menu bar Employers Victoria and post a job on WorkStay



Volunteer Horse Farm Work 1hr from Melbourne - Accomodation, Meals, Wi-Fi provided

Nar Nar Goon North

Volunteer Horse Farm Work - Negotiable Hours. Separate 2 bedroom accommodation, meals, Wi-Fi included in exchange for work on farm. Duties can include: feeding horses, helping build fences, renovations, painting, cleaning - we can tailor the hours and duties around you.


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