"The exhibition and event industry offers a rich and diverse range of career opportunities."

Jobs and careers


The exhibition and event industry offers exciting opportunities and career pathways for a vast array of personalities and skill sets, and in a broad range of job roles and industries.  If you have an interest or passion for events, or would like to know more about opportunities for a fulfilling and lifelong career, we encourage you to explore a career in this sector.

There is a career for everyone in the exhibition and event industry – A career for life!

Events and exhibitions are:

Exciting – we have the opportunity to work on shows from every conceivable industry sector including Oz Comic-ConMotorclassicaThe Sydney International Boat ShowCeBIT AustraliaGood Food & Wine ShowFitness ShowAustralian International AirshowDog Lovers Show and Hair Expo Australia.

Dynamic – there are many different career paths you can choose, from organising these important and exciting shows, to working in the venues that host them or being part of the supplier teams that create the magic and help deliver the visitor experience.

There are roles in event operations, sales, marketing, administration, design, AV and production, freight and logistics, stand build and construction, and more.

Purposeful – did you know that we contribute over $3.1 billion to the Australian economy? Our sector is vital to economic development, trade and export, employment, visitation and knowledge sharing. We contribute to the growth and sustainability of all Australia’s key economic pillars and help position our nation as a destination for business events.

EEAA in partnership with TAFE NSW and Apprenticeships Support Australia, has developed industry traineeships that deliver fit-for-purpose training and skill development for school leavers and people starting out in their careers. Traineeships combine paid work in a real job and structured training.

Find out more about a career in business and consumer events


For job seekers

If you are looking to make your next career move or to launch your career into the exhibition and live events industry, you may find exactly what you’re looking for on our jobs board.

Opportunities currently available

You can also post a ‘looking for work’ advertisement here for potential employers to find you. These advertisements are offered free of charge to job seekers and will display for 30 days.

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For employers

If you are an Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) member and you have an opportunity that you would like to post on our jobs board, please log in to submit your post.

Not a member? You can still have your job opportunities posted here for $200.00 (inc GST).

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We also post information from job seekers looking for their next career move or a job opportunity in our sector. Before you post your advertisement, you may want to see if your ideal candidate is already waiting to hear from you.

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