Fixed Term Casual Employment Register (Silverdome)*

Department of State Growth
Culture, Arts and Sport
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Position details

Applications close:



Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 1


$46,947.00 to $57,317.00 pro rata, per annum

Employment type:

Fixed-term, casual, Fixed-term, part-time



Job description:

The Register is established to provide the department with a pool of experienced and skilled people who are available to undertake the duties of Operations Assistants and Front of House Assistants for a fixed-term period.

****Responsibility for the Fixed Term Casual Employment Register (Silverdome) has transferred to the Department of State Growth following the transfer of the Silverdome from the Department of Communities Tasmania. 

If you previously applied for the Register with the Department of Communities Tasmania you do not need to reapply as your application will be automatically transferred.****

We are a diverse and inclusive workplace that understands the importance of flexibility. Talk to us about what flexibility may look like for you.

LocationSilverdome, Launceston

A fixed-term employment register is not a vacancy and inclusion on a register does not guarantee any offer of employment will be made.

Categories of Employment

Front of House Assistant:

Duties include providing high level of customer service to all patrons of the Silverdome; operate the point of sale terminal/EFTPOS and sell tickets and merchandise; assist with the safety and security of the facility and its patrons; and provide general information about Silverdome activities, programs and retail products.

Operations Assistant:

Duties include ensuring the safety and security of the buildings, its patrons and the general environment; assist with opening and closing of the facility for hirers; attend to and maintain the cleanliness and upkeep of buildings, public areas, facilities and toilets; assist in the moving, installation or removal of equipment for major and minor events; and undertake general maintenance works including cleaning, painting, mechanical, grounds and welding works as required.

Essential Requirements

As a result of a risk assessment process, the Head of Agency gave consideration to where vaccination is a necessary control to protect the health and safety of workers and the community and therefore it has been determined that prior to appointment to these duties a person is to provide evidence that they are vaccinated against the disease known as COVID-19. This risk assessment determined that all workers in the Department are required to be fully vaccinated or provide an approved exemption. Please refer to the Statement of Duties for further information or call the contact person with any questions. 

Registration/licences that are essential requirements of this role must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of these may be checked at any time during employment.   It is the employee’s responsibility to ensure that registration/licences remain current and to advise the Employer if their circumstances change. This includes notifying the Employer of any new criminal convictions and/or if a registration/licence is revoked, cancelled or has its conditions altered.

Pre-Employment Requirements

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
    1. crimes of violence
    2. sex related offences
    3. serious drug offences
    4. crimes involving dishonesty
  2. Identification check
  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Desirable Requirements

Front of House Assistant:

  • Workplace II Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Working with Children Certificate

Operations Assistant:

One or more of the following:

  • Forklift licence
  • Chainsaw Operators Certificate
  • Elevated Work Platform Certificate
  • Workplace II Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Rigging Certificate
  • Certificate II in Security Operations
  • Scaffolding Certificate
  • Working with Children Certificate

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

Download File Statement of Duties - Front of House Assistant - Silverdome.docx

Download File Statement of Duties - Front of House Assistant - Silverdome.pdf

Download File Statement of Duties - Operations Assistant - Silverdome.docx

Download File Statement of Duties - Operations Assistant - Silverdome.pdf

Download FileFixed Term Casual Employment Register - Register Information.doc

Download File Fixed Term Casual Employment Register - Register Information.pdf

For more information

Name: Patrick Ryan 
Position: Business Manager, Silverdome
Phone:  (03) 6777 2822

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to attach your cover letter, resume and selection criteria responses.  Please note, attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.


Complete the following application form and email your application to us at

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).DOCX

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).pdf


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