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Christmas Casual Jobs

Is your teenager or uni student looking for Christmas casual jobs in Brisbane?

From Australia Post jobs to Santas helpers, we’ve rounded up all the job opportunities in and around Brisbane to help you earn some cool cash in time for Christmas. We know that getting out and earning your own money is good for kids as well as young adults, so with that in mind, check out these casual jobs for teenagers Brisbane has to offer.

How to find a Christmas Casual Job

There are three key ways to find a Christmas casual job in Brisbane.

  1. The first is to use ask around friends and family. The best reference you can have is from someone who already knows how awesome you are, so ask them to put in a good word for you with their workplace and their friends’ businesses;
  2. The second place to look for a Christmas casual job is on the internet after reading this article (haha) and clicking on the links of all the ones that appeal to you;
  3. The third is to go door knocking with your resume at all the places that you would like to work that are local to where you live!

The earlier you start applying, the better chance you have at scoring a great casual Christmas job in Brisbane.

It is so important the kids learn how to earn. Casual jobs for highschool students Brisbane and surrounds are a fantastic way to develop your young teen into a young adult!

Here are 10 Christmas casual jobs in Brisbane that may be interested in hiring responsible, reliable teenagers or uni students.

10. David Jones Christmas Casuals

David Jones is seeking Christmas Casuals in QLD at the following shopping centres: Carindale, Chermside, Garden City QLD, Indooroopilly, James Street, Pacific Fair, QueensPlaza, Robina Town Centre, Toowong Village. Find out more including the closing date here.

9. DFO locations

All DFO locations across Brisbane are recruiting now for the Christmas period. Find out more here.

8. Coffee shops across Brisbane

Coffee shops are fantastic ‘starting’ jobs for teenagers.

Gloria Jeans is hiring here.

We found a selection of other cafes hiring now for Christmas here.

7. Love Sport? PUMA & Nike Stores are Hiring Sales Assistants

PUMA is one of the world’s leading Sports Brands that designs and develops footwear, apparel and accessories. As a Sales Assistant, you will be responsible for providing awesome customer service in their Brisbane factory outlet store to ensure that customers have a memorable PUMA experience!

We will update the PUMA jobs for 2018 shortly. If you are more of a Nike fan they are currently inviting applications for a number of positions based in a range of locations throughout the whole of Australia. Check it out here.

6. Louis Vuitton is Hiring this Christmas!

As a seasonal casual, you will be working during the busiest and most exciting time in retail! You will be an ambassador of Louis Vuitton, ensuring that every client is provided with an exceptional service experience in every interaction. What an exciting casual job for a highschool student or uni student. (I wonder if they offer a staff discount? *updates resume!) Find out more here.

5. Be A Pet Sitter


With so many people going away in the December/January period, now might be a great time to offer to look after your neighbours/friends/relatives pet for some extra cash. Or if you are an expert in the pet department, perhaps put up a sign in your local shops and post on Facebook to let people know you are available. If you would like to work for an established pet sitting company just Google Pet Sitters and hit them up with your expertise! Lastly look at local catteries and kennels – perhaps they are hiring staff over this busy time? This is a great local casual job for highschool students in Brisbane! Puss, puss, puss…..

4. Be a House Sitter

Just like pet sitters, people will sometimes be looking for people to look after their house while they are away on holidays. Those gardens don’t water themselves! Try Gumtree for suggestions or Facebook Buy/Sell/Swap groups in your local area to post that you are available!

3. Food & Beverage Jobs for Christmas!

Over 18? Lennons Restaurant and Bar, Pool Terrace & Bar are recruiting for bar and wait staff as well as cocktail extraordinaires. And they are paying $19 – $33 per hour. Find out more here.

Under 18? What about a job in a pizza shop? These ones are hiring right now! Check it out  here.

2. Australia Post want YOU for their Christmas Casual Jobs

Christmas Casual Jobs

Austalia Post is hiring an extra 2000 workers nationally and are seeking fit, friendly and motivated staff to work casually in their mail and parcel facilities across Australia between August 2018 and January 2019. They need letter and parcel sorters, forklift drivers, and truck and van drivers. You can get the details of their Christmas casual jobs here.

1. Grocery Store Christmas Casual Jobs

It is no secrect that grocery stores put on more staff over the busy Christmas period. If you are flexible and prepared to work while others are having fun, you can earn a pretty penny taking hours at the largest of our grocery stores!

Woolworths is hiring now! Check the latest jobs here.

Coles are hiring! Register your interest here.

Aldi might like the look of you.. find out here.

Whatever you or your teenager decides to do this holiday season, doing it with a few extra bucks in the bank can only be a good thing!

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