Jobs of the Week - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Jobs of the Week

14 Jan 2022

Each week the Careers and Employability team highlights a selection of fresh job opportunities and volunteer roles currently available.

For a full list of jobs, internships, graduate programs and volunteer opportunities log in to Student Hub (USC student login required).


Graduate jobs of the week

Graduate (and Undergraduate) Engineering Opportunities

 We are currently looking for:

  • 1 to 2 x Graduate Engineers (Electrical or Mechnical)
  • 1 to 2 x Undergraduate Engineers (Electrical or Mechanical)

Applications close - 10 February

Mainfreight Graduate Program

Does your future involve being a leader in a global business? Through hard work and a positive attitude, the opportunities with Mainfreight are endless. Experience or knowledge of the supply chain and logistics industry isn’t necessary. All we ask of our candidates is a thirst to learn and grow.

Applications close - 27 February

Graduate recruitment season is now in full swing, to view a full range of graduate positions for 2021/2022, please visit these three sources: Current graduate opportunities in Student Hub, USC Careers Directory and Grad Connection.

Jobs of the week

Senior Research Officer, Australian Cancer Atlas

A great opportunity exists within the award-winning Australian Cancer Atlas project to provide management and co-ordination across the multidisciplinary investigator team and stakeholders.

Applications close - 8 February


Provide psychological interventions and contribute to programs to promote the psychological adjustment of people affected by cancer.

Applications close - 8 February

Undergraduate (and Graduate) Engineering Opportunities

 We are currently looking for:

  • 1 to 2 x Graduate Engineers (Electrical or Mechnical)
  • 1 to 2 x Undergraduate Engineers (Electrical or Mechanical)

Applications close - 10 February

Undergraduate Consultant/Engineer - Brisbane

  • Part-time with potential for full-time once graduated (minimum two days/week).
  • Friendly and supportive working environment.
  • Genuine career opportunity with ongoing training, with opportunities across the disciplines of Traffic, Acoustics and Waste.

Applications close - 11 February

Pick, pack and customer service

Fast-growing online business in Kunda Park (Sunshine Coast)

  • Want to work in a dynamic, fast-paced team?
  • Learn different skills with 5 jobs available - Picking, packing, customer service, IT, warehousing
  • Must be reliable, hardworking and willing to learn

Applications close - 12 February

Embedded and Web Systems Programmer

This is an opportunity to join an electronics design and manufacturing company right here on the Sunshine Coast. Combine your love of technology with the Sunshine Coast lifestyle!

Applications close - 13 February

Jobs at USC

Student Helpdesk Casual

With the new year, comes new opportunities for Student Helpdesk staff to join the department. We have positions available at both the Sunshine Coast and Gympie campuses.

Applications close - 13 February

Upcoming events

Career events

Resume Hacks Workshop (Online) | Monday 24 January at 9am 

USC Career Advisors will provide you with the latest information and advice about how to structure and tailor your resume for a competitive labour market, whether you are applying for a graduate role with a multi-national organisation, or a local small business.

Write Winning Applications Workshop (Online) | Thursday 3 February at 2pm

The secrets of a winning job application revealed. Learn how to hit your audience right where it works.

Networking and the Hidden Job Market (Online) | Tuesday 8 February at 11am

Did you know that 40-50% of jobs are NOT advertised? Learn how to connect through personal branding, social media, networking, and the hidden job market. The 21st-century job market is multi-channel, strategic self-marketing. Learn all about it!

Ace Your Interview (Online) | Tuesday 15 February at 10am

Learn how to shine at job interviews and come out a winner.

Want more?

Log in to Student Hub for a full list of employment opportunities.

Make sure you check out the COVID-19 employment resource with pre-curated job advertisements for priority sectors and tips to optimise your job search.