Join the Empire

We're eager to work with arts-engaged individuals who can share in our love of live performance and our vision to nurture, enable and inspire dynamic cultural growth, championing experiences for with and by community.

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Join the ~Empire~

#Current opportunities

Check out the opportunities we currently have below, or check back again soon.

#Job opportunity: Events Coordinator

Job applications close: 23 April 2024

We're looking for an Events Coordinator to join The Empire.

Position Summary

The Events Coordinator is responsible for coordination of functions at The Empire including varied administrative duties to ensure all functions are well organised and delivered smoothly with a seamless client and patron experience.

This role is diverse and engaging, encompassing F&B service, concierge, ushering, providing tours, as well as assisting with cleaning and emergency procedures.

How To Apply

To apply for this role, applicants must submit a one-page cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements of this role along with a current resume.

Please submit your application by 5pm Tuesday 23 April 2024 to

The Empire is an Equal Opportunity Employer that provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people. We value people of all cultures, languages, capacities, sexual orientations, gender identities and/or expressions. We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

#Expressions of Interest

If the idea of working with artists and audiences through The Empire excites you, we want to hear about it! Have a look through some of the areas of employment and send us an enquiry with a bit about you and where you see yourself fitting in our company.

Areas of employment

Community Engagement
Functions & Events

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About us

As a cultural hub of the Darling Downs for more than 100 years, The Empire continues to serve our community with a focus on developing the arts in our region, delivering world class entertainment locally and telling the important stories.

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If you're looking to be a part of The Empire in a meaningful way, you can show your support through volunteering. There's perks to being a friend of The Empire!

Work Experience

Work Experience

As a fully functional theatre, there are a number of departments to undertake school based work experience, including the Technical Department, Marketing Department, Events, Ticketing and Front of House.

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Empire Theatres acknowledges the Traditional Custodians, the Giabal, Jarowair and Western Wakka Wakka people, where we work and present stories. We would like to pay respect to the Elders, past and present and to all First Nations people.

Artwork: Kim Walmsley

Empire Theatre