Employment Opportunities

There are currently no vacancies at The Western Weekender. If you’d like us to keep your resume on file for a sales, editorial, production or administration position, send an email to info@westernweekender.com.au

The Weekender has a proud partnership with Jobs Available Western Sydney. Here’s their latest jobs listings:

24th of April 2018 08:00 PM
Admin Assistant - Glendenning
Kelly Services

Kelly Services is recruiting for an Administrative and Clerical Officer for one of our government client based in Glendenning for a 2 months initial contract. Based in Glendenning. The successful candidate will support the team with general administration duties including filing and records management, answering email and phone enquiries

Key duties:

• Support the Business Unit outcomes in a timely, reliable and efficient manner
• Liaise with staff at all levels and volunteer members of the organisation
• Provide administrative and Clerical support services
• Filing, record management, answering email and phone enquiries
• Update database using TRIM

Key requirements:

• Recent experience in a similar role with the public sector
• Ability to prioritise tasks
• Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
• Very good organisation skills
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

If you are interested and available immediately, please apply via the job board or send your updated resume to julie_bordet@kellyservices.com.au
#jobs #glendenning #positionsvacant
24th of April 2018 07:20 PM
Bus Drivers - Simply Elite

We at Simply Elite are on the hunt for eager individuals wanting to become a bus driver.

Your day-to-day responsibilities as a professional bus driver will include:

- Assisting customers in reaching their destination by providing a safe and comfortable journey
- Delivering a prompt and reliable on demand transport service
- Carry out pre-departure checks and reporting mechanical defects
- Identify, address and report unsafe or unhealthy conditions, practices or behaviour in the workplace
- Maintain up to date knowledge of road laws and company policies
- Collecting correct fares, issuing tickets and checking passes
- Accurately completing recording procedures such as daily journals, time records, customer loading data and fuel and charter records

The nuts and bolts of the position:

- Working casual split shifts with potential overtime when available
- Full training and support provided on the job
- Permanent contract positions

We want to talk to you if you possess the following:

- Good communication skills, well presented with a positive and eager to learn attitude

- If you possess one of the following: C Class | MR | HR and HC licences

- A good driving record

- Are reliable and able to work varied shifts

- Ability and willingness to complete and pass the initial heavy vehicle competency based assessment through RMS

These positions are for an immediate start.

Make a move today and submit your resume, or contact Ilona on 0415 230 780. Email: Hello@simplyelite.com.au
#jobs #employment
23rd of April 2018 08:00 PM
Purchasing Assistant - T&E Tools
Pendle Hill

A tool & equipment company needs a person to work within the accounting and purchasing department.

Skills required: Write and type Chinese and good command of the English language, as you must be able to place orders for purchases in both languages.

Location is only 5 minutes walking distance to Pendle Hill train station. Hours are 8.30am-5.00pm Monday-Friday.

Please e-mail your resume to Patience at patience@tetools.com
#jobs #pendlehill #positionsvacant
23rd of April 2018 06:30 PM

Calling for a qualified Sonographer who is looking to take on a new role & wanting to join a reputable company that offers a friendly working environment and the use of advanced equipment.

This is a great opportunity for a qualified Sonographer to join a supportive team on a permanent P/T basis. The workload will mainly consist of obstetrics scans, no MSK training necessary.

The role will ideally be 2 half days per week, however 1 full day will be considered for the right candidate. Work as part of a supportive team to deliver high standards of patient focused care.

In addition to being suitably qualified and holding a current ASAR Registration, successful applicants must be able to demonstrate:

A high degree of professional competence
Competent to perform obstetric scans
Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with patients, referrers and other medical/non-medical personnel

On Offer:
$65 p/hr + Super
Excellent working conditions
Strong and Supportive Team culture
Immediate start

If you feel this might be the right role for you, give Elaine a call at Julie Warner Health to discuss in complete confidence straight away! Call on (02) 99571166 or send an email with your current resume to elaine.hegarty@jwhealth.com.au.
#jobs #employment #westernsydney
22nd of April 2018 08:00 PM
Administration Assistant Traineeship- St Marys

Australian Training Company has an opportunity to commence a Business Traineeship Certificate 3 with our Host employer in the building industry, located in St Marys.

This is a full-time entry-level position Monday to Friday. Earn while you learn.

The role will include the following duties and responsibilities:
· Reading plans and taking off dimensions
· Liaising with clients
· Preparing and submitting quotes
· Assisting with tenders
· Using software system to set pricing for new clients
· Working with clients on warranty issues
· Learn machine programming
· Other miscellaneous duties

The successful candidate must be reliable and enthusiastic with own transport.

No office experience needed but part-time work history during school is an advantage.

Those with qualifications including certificate III, diplomas, degrees and university graduates need not apply.

Please send your cover letter and resume to nbruce@austrg.com.au
22nd of April 2018 06:00 PM
Office All-Rounder - Immediate Start - Full Time

- Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
- Winston Hills location Work for an established and fast growing Australian I.T. company

We are an I.T. reseller company that supplies and services to various large corporate companies, small and medium businesses and home end users. We partner with vendors like HP, Lexmark, Samsung, Brother, Fuji Xerox, OKI and much more. Due to our company's growth, we are looking for an additional permanent full time office all-rounder to assist our team.

Reporting directly to the Team Leader your duties will include:

- Attending to customer enquiries
- Facilitating, coordinating and resolving customer problems and issues
- Making outbound calls and taking inbound calls
- Resolving product, customer or service problems to ensure resolution
- Assisting the help desk team and other areas of our business as required
- General data entry
- Other adhoc duties as required

Looking for someone with:

- Speed and efficiency with the keyboard
- Bright and friendly personality
- Good time management
- Good phone manner
- Able to work in a team environment
- Competent in Microsoft Office (particularly Excel)
- No experience necessary

To apply, please email your resume to elias@mediaform.com.au

21st of April 2018 06:00 PM
Chef de Partie- Osso, Penrith

OSSO Penrith is part of a progressive group with a dynamic and well recognised brand. Based in Penrith Panthers Precinct, we have a strong and growing presence within the area and are looking to grow the brand.

We are seeking an experienced Chef with a min 2 years experience to work in a motivated kitchen team. Only hardworking and people with a positive attitude need apply.

To be considered for this position you will;

- Have a minimum of 2 years experience in a fast paced environment
- Be a very hands on Chef able to work in a motivated team of aspiring young Chefs
- Maintain high hygiene standards
- Have passion for your chosen industry and a willingness to achieve results
- Be willing to work a flexible roster

If you wish to work in a friendly, vibrant and hardworking kitchen team, please send your resume to

20th of April 2018 07:00 PM
Trade Shop Assistant- Wetherill Park

We are looking for a young energetic counter sales person for our construction and engineering supplies business. Hours are 7.00 am to 5 pm weekdays and will require 2 to 3 Saturday’s 7 to 11am.

You will need a basic mechanical and or trade experience. You will be working in hard working quick thinking environment inside a long established business in the Wetherill Park area.

Please email us at info@wds.com.au
20th of April 2018 05:47 PM
Administrative Assistant / Property Officer- Fairfield


We are after a full-time property officer/administrator for our boutique agency based in Fairfield. Some real estate experience is necessary as is familiarity with Rockend Rest Professional Software, along with Word, Excel and Outlook. You will need to be able to work Saturdays.

Your tasks will include assisting the sales department with marketing, assisting the property management department with leasing, advertising, repairs, inspections and reporting and performing day to day administrative duties such as responding to client emails and allocating phone enquiries.

This role would ideally suit a well-organised individual that is happy to work both independently and as part of a small team. A good sense of humour is also a benefit.

If you believe you may be suitable for this position, please send a resume to admin@andrewpartners.com.au and we can arrange an interview thereafter.
19th of April 2018 08:20 PM
Concrete Labourer - Penrith

JK Williams Contracting, a civil construction company is seeking a Concrete Labourer.

Ideally applicants will have proven experience working in the civil construction industry.

Applicants will need to possess the following;
- A WHS Industry Induction Card
- A current Car Licence
- The ability to read and interpret plans
- Good communication skills
- Sound planning and organising skills
- Demonstrated ability to work unsupervised
- Ability to work co-operatively as a team member

Interested applicants should forward applications to;
JK Williams Contracting Pty Ltd
PO Box 308
Penrith NSW 2750
19th of April 2018 08:00 PM
Accounts Administrator - Penrith
The Western Weekender

Penrith's leading local media business has an exciting opportunity for an accounting guru to join our team. Immediate start!

Working from our Jamisontown office, the successful candidate will join a progressive, energetic and passionate team. Established for almost 30 years, The Western Weekender is a strong and highly respected brand in the Penrith community.


* Invoicing
* Payroll
* Accounts Receivable
* Debt Collection
* Accounts Payable
* General accounts assistance
* General ad hoc admin duties


* Highly experienced in MYOB
* Excellent communication skills
* Strong computer skills
* Extremely organised

This is a part-time role (three days per week) with flexibile days and hours available.

To apply, email troy.dodds@westernweekender.com.au with your CV and cover letter. No phone calls please.
19th of April 2018 06:52 PM
Call Centre Customer Service Champions | $50-52k + Super Bankstown Area

- Fantastic Career Opportunities
- $50-52k + Super
- Diverse and Dynamic Role

Are you a Customer Service Expert?!
Looking for a role with versatility and no day in the office is the same?
Wanting to work close to home and avoid the hustle and bustle of the city? This is the perfect opportunity to do so.

We have multiple roles available across the customer service department and are for looking for stand out service superstars to join the teams! Look no further! You will be the first point of contact for clients nationally and ensure the smooth completion of any requests.

The Role:
- Supplying Excellent Customer Service - Verbal and Written
- Office All Rounder
- Supporting both Sales and Service Teams
- Problem Solving
- Dealing with Internal Parties
- Emails/Database Work
- Working in a Fast Paced Team

You Will Have:
- Previous Customer Service Experience- in a Call Centre Environment
- Experience Handling High Volume Inbound and Outbound Calls
- The Ability to Work Under Pressure
- Strong Written & Verbal Communication Skills
- A Team Player Attitude
- Excellent Problem Solving Skills
- Ability to Think on Your Feet, Working Efficiently Multi-Tasking

Our Client is offering a wonderful chance to join a well-established team that truly look after each other. Working in the west close to home for a large and stable business are just a couple of the extra perks!!

Apply Today & Interview This Week!

To apply for this exciting role, please forward your resume in our preferred Word or PDF format of 2MB or smaller to: resumes@sinclairrecruitment.com.au quoting Ref: 83340.

For any queries regarding this or other roles, please phone Paige Malynn on 1300 JOBHUNT (562 486).
19th of April 2018 03:14 PM
Junior admin / office support role - Penrith
The Western Weekender

Penrith's leading local media business has an exciting opportunity for a junior to join our administration team. Immediate start!

Working from our Jamisontown office, the successful candidate will join a progressive, energetic and passionate team. Established for almost 30 years, The Western Weekender is a strong and highly respected brand in the Penrith community.


* Data entry
* Advertising artwork support
* Phones / Postage / Visitor Greeting
* General ad hoc admin duties


* Strong computer skills
* Excellent communication skills
* A team player with a high level of dedication
* Highly organised

This is a part-time role (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) with the potential to grow in the future.

Previous experience would be highly regarded but not necessary.

To apply, email troy.dodds@westernweekender.com.au with your CV and cover letter. No phone calls please.
#penrith #jobs #employment
18th of April 2018 08:15 PM
Guest Service Agent - Blacktown
Full time

The multi-award winning Atura Blacktown is now in search of its next "big name" to develop, train and mentor. We are currently seeking a vibrant, social and fun loving individual with flair to join our Front Office team in the capacity of Full Time Guest Services Agent.

At Atura, we continuously strive to deliver an exceptional experience to our guests' that is delivered through attentive, genuine and passionate service.

A Guest Services Agent is the go to person, someone who is highly motivated with a welcoming spirit and is a key part of the daily hotel operations by being responsible for ensuring that all guests are delivered exceptional service through all facets of the operation, and creatively solving any problems that may arise throughout a guests stay.

So do you have the Atura flair? Let's do some comparisons to see if you possess the skills we need;
- Your smile is your asset and you present impeccably
- You love to provide unique customer service and interact with guests at every opportunity
- The ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally in addition to excellent telephone manner and an eye for detail
Hotels are your game, with previous experience in 4/5 star properties
- You're a strong valued team player who can also be independent
- Positivity and a 'Yes I can" approach is your method
- You thrive on being measured by your persistency and consistency
- Results driven and innovative
- Able to multitask and remain calm during peak service periods
- Display a high level of professionalism whilst on duty
- Flexibility to work a 7 day rotating roster including afternoon/evenings, weekends and public holidays
- Experience in Opera, Fidelio and Micros would be advantageous however not essential if you have the right personality and pizzazz!

Atura Blacktown is not just about inspiring, but mentoring you to become your best, after all, this satisfaction is translated onto our guest's experience here at the hotel.

Do you think you have what it takes? Email Matthew_Brown@evt.com
18th of April 2018 06:54 PM
Accounts Administration Officer - Parramatta

- Western Sydney NSW
- Great hourly rate
- Contract until August 2018
- Potential contract extension
- 35 hours per week

The Opportunity

An experienced, committed and driven Accounts Administration Officer to join a leading Government Department based in Blacktown NSW. You'll be responsible for providing finance and administrative support to the Department which involves SAP tasks to support the delivery of projects.

Key Accountabilities
- Provide financial and administrative services to support the effective operation of the Department
- Respond to incoming telephone and face to face enquiries, providing information and appropriately referring enquiries where required
- Undertake administrative support duties such as filing and records management, mail receipt and sorting, maintenance of registers, photocopying, compilation of manuals and reports
- Undertake SAP related tasks including data entry, raising and receipting of purchase orders and assisting with making payments in SAP
- Provide meeting support tasks including preparing agendas, organising venues and catering, and distributing minutes to contribute to the smooth running of meetings
- Maintain the TRIM records management system and creating, storing, retrieving and archiving files
- Word processing, data entry, faxing, photocopying, phones, mail, preparing for meetings

Essential Skills
- 3+ years experience within an Accounts & Admin role for the public sector or corporate services or similar industry
- SAP and TRIM skills
- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
- Proficient computer skills (Microsoft Office)
- Proven experience liaising with key stakeholders
- Drivers licence


To apply for this role or any others please send your resume to Krystle Priddis at krystle@constructive.net.au or call 02 9350 8337 for a confidential discussion.

For a full explanation of our specialist areas and available positions please visit our website at www.constructive.net.au
18th of April 2018 05:50 PM
Early Childhood Room Leader - Bankstown

We are looking for a passionate and experienced Room Leader (experience is a must) with either a Diploma or Bachelor of Education Early Childhood 0 – 5 years to join our team at Bankstown. The right person will become part of the team in a well operated Centre that ensures a consistently caring, secure and active environment where quality care and education is provided for all children at all times. You will be supported by a dedicated management team.

The Room Leader will report to the Nominated Supervisor and will be responsible for the 2-3yr old) depending on experience.

Main responsibilities include:
·creating an environment that will foster children's safety, security, positive relationships, be challenging, warm and caring
·building positive trusting, two way relationships with parents
·planning and implementing a program within the Early Years Learning Framework, based on needs, interests and development of the children
·planning for the long, short-term and spontaneous needs of the children using observations and knowledge in relation to interests, skills, abilities, background and culture
·establishing and maintaining suitable developmental records and observations daily based on the Centre's philosophy
·ensuring adherence to the Centre's policies and procedures
·developing a co-operative relationship with all fellow staff
·building a positive trusting, two way relationships with parents
·actively participate and prepare in the Centre's Accreditation process, evaluating, addressing and reviewing the Service Quality Improvement Plan.

The job will be full time, with hours to be worked between 7:30am and 5:30pm Monday to Friday.

Successful applicants must have:
·well-developed skills in programming, planning and implementing an educational program tailored to the developmental needs of each child
·ability to create a friendly, secure stimulating and interactive learning environment for the children at all times
·a sound knowledge of the Education and Care Services Regulations
·a sound Knowledge of the Australian Early Childhood Code of Ethics
·excellent written and verbal communication skills
·the ability to implement theory into practical actions
·experience in developing positive liaisons with parents
·positive and respectful attitude to working with children
·experience in managing other childcare staff
·experience in working in a small tightknit team

The following qualifications and registrations are required:

·A current Senior First Aid Certificate
·A current Management of Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate
·Current Working With Children Check.

If you are interested in this fantastic role and want to head in a new direction in your career please email your details to bankstown@mickeysworld.com.au
17th of April 2018 07:30 PM
Restaurant Manager - Mt Tomah
The Potager

Do you have a bright, engaging and professional personality that will create an uplifting dining experience for our restaurant The Potager, Mount Tomah located in the Blue Mountains Botanical Gardens? We are looking for the right candidate who will have the patience, personality and perseverance to thrive in this role.

Duties required
- Coordinate daily restaurant management operations
- Delivering superior food and beverage service and maximising customer satisfaction
- Monitor staff and customer to assure safety standards are met
- Resolve customer complaints around food quality and service
- Recruit, hire and oversee training of new and existing staff
- Schedule work hours for servers and kitchen staff
- Monitor food preparation and methods to ensure hygiene standards
- Multi-tasking various front-of-house duties
- Oversee planned catering events and weddings
- Liaising with Head Chef regarding restaurant specials and staffing
- Communicate order details to the kitchen staff
- Prepare and arrange tables settings
- Follow all relevant health department regulations
- Provide excellent customer service to guests

Requirements and Qualifications

- Proven work experience as a Restaurant Manager, Hospitality Supervisor or similar role
- Proven customer service experience as a manager
- Strong leadership skills
- Extensive food and beverage knowledge
- Familiarity with restaurant management software
- Experience with cash register and ordering information - POS systems
- Must hold RSA
- Experience in planned catering events and weddings
- Attentiveness and patience for customers
- Clean & professional presentation
- Strong organisational and multi-tasking skills with ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
- Active listening and effective communication skills
- Flexibility to work in changing shifts/ rosters
- Positive personality

To be successful in this position you will need to have the practice listed above and be sure that you are a team player whilst leading a team. If you are interested in working at a beautiful location mostly day work then this position is for you!

Send resume and cover letter to info@potagermounttomah.com.au
#jobs #employment #bluemountains
17th of April 2018 05:55 PM Link
Exercise Physiologist - OnePointHealth
Penrith - Part Time

OnePointHealth is a modern, progressive brand delivering the highest quality healthcare through services including Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Chiropractic, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology, Massage Therapy, Specialists, as well as an orthotics lab and Specialty Footwear Store – www.onepointhealth.com.au

Our philosophy at OnePointHealth incorporates clinical expertise, evidence based practice and a patient centred approach, as such the applicant must be comfortable working in this environment and alongside other practitioners with the same philosophy.

We are searching for a Exercise Physiologist to join our team on a Part Time basis, working with a diverse patient population ranging from chronic disease management, exercise rehabilitation, group exercise classes and strength and conditioning for healthy populations.

This position may involve evening and Saturday morning work at our Centres throughout Western Sydney mostly at our Penrith centre but could include other centres into the future. We can offer the right candidate the opportunity to work in a nurturing team environment with exceptional facilities.

Job requirements:
- B.App.Science (Sport and Exercise Science)
- Current ESSA Accreditation
- Current first aid certificate
- Workcover Accredited
- Eligibility to provide health fund rebates
- Public liability and professional indemnity insurance
- 1-2 years’ experience preferred
- Ability to start May 2018

The applicant must be able to:
- Carry out assessment, treatment and education of all patients/clients including present and future foreseeable issues.
Provide quality Exercise Physiology prescription and programming
- Establish and maintain relationships with direct referral sources including internal staff and local gp’s.
- Maintain ethical and professional standards at all times.
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport with clients, coworkers and other health professionals
- Maintain appropriate sterility standards within clinical workspace.
- Help patients recover from accident, illness or injury.
- Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to provide patient care and comfort.
- Liaise with other Sports Medicine staff and seek guidance if needed.

Who will be successful in this role?
- Passionate, driven individual who places emphasis on their personal growth and career success.
- Lives on the extra mile.
- Be willing to work in a corporate environment, be self-confident and able to self-promote.
- High level communication and interpersonal skills.
- Passion to grow the OnePointHealth business and ability to work autonomously.
- Willing to give 100% to achieving and exceeding expectations constantly.
- You don’t take yourself too seriously.
- You love being a part of a great team and enjoy having fun.

What we can offer:
- Internal healthcare benefits via our array of services including our gym.
- A fresh, modern fit out.
- A huge staff lunchroom and breakout area. Also close to public transport, shops and food options.
- Staff amenities including a shower.
- A brilliant culture amongst staff.

To apply, please forward your resume to careers@onepointhealth.com.au and briefly tell us why you are the person we are looking for.

Applications close 6th May 2018.
16th of April 2018 09:00 PM
Sewing Machinist - Wetherill Park

Experienced Sewing Machinist required for large textile fabrication company.

Excellent paying conditions. Experience using all sewing machines required. Full time position.

Please email your CV to Michelle at info@powerbusiness.com.au.
#jobs #employment #positionsvacant #wetherillpark
16th of April 2018 08:10 PM
Apprenticeship - Air Conditioning / Refrigeration
A.G. Coombs

A.G. Coombs are regarded highly by the industry for providing apprentices with every opportunity for long term career success. We are currently recruiting for Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Apprentices.

The A.G. Coombs Group has a long standing policy of attracting and developing only the best, reinforcing our reputation as "the place to work". As part of the A.G. Coombs Apprenticeship Program you will learn how to install, test, repair and maintain air-conditioning systems and equipment, with the supervision and support of experienced technicians. You will become trade qualified through a combination of on the job training and TAFE coursework (Certificate III in Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration).

We provide a structured and comprehensive Apprenticeship Program built on the philosophy of structured learning, providing support, direction, guidance and mentorship to each apprentice.


- Australian citizenship
- Successful completion of Year 12
- Good communication skills, both written and verbal
- Access to reliable transport
- Self motivated, enthusiastic and well presented
- Completion of a relevant pre-apprenticeship course is highly desirable

For further information please visit our website: - www.agcoombs.com.au

To apply, please email your your resume and cover letter to recruitment@agcoombs.com.au, together with the following:

- Copies your Year 11 and 12 school reports with teacher comments
- Copies of any certificates, licences or other qualifications
- Any pre-apprenticeship or trade school results
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