game day workforce

become a member of our game day workforce in 2022

2022 Game Day Workforce

Sunshine Coast Lightning is looking for enthusiastic individuals to join their Game Day Workforce. If you’re looking for a fast paced, fun and exciting working environment, there are several Game Day roles below that would be perfect for you.


We are looking for volunteers who are:  

  • 18 years or older
  • Reliable, punctual, well presented and courteous
  • Friendly and personable, and a great communicator
  • Flexible and able to support the team where required
  • Able to answer questions from the general public, or at least direct them to help
  • Willing and able to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) where required
  • Able to follow any COVID-19 regulations and protocols in place at the time, and instructed by Sunshine Coast Lightning representatives
  • Quick learners, with the ability to adapt to different environments
  • Hold a current Blue Card or can obtain one

In return, we will offer you: 

  • The opportunity to volunteer at our Game Days in a fun and supportive environment
  • A training and induction event where you will learn all about your role on Game Days and be shown around the venue
  • A uniform shirt to wear and keep, and a weather jacket if working outside (jacket to be returned post-match)
  • An Accreditation pass to access the venue and Game Day areas as required
  • Catering throughout your shift
  • Where tickets are available and your volunteer shift finishes on time, access to watch the game
  • A photo on court with the entire Workforce Crew and Players after a selected game
  • An end of Season thankyou event hosted by several Lightning Players


Sunshine Coast Lightning home game details can be found below. Workforce members do not need to be available for every match, however most games is preferable; you will be able to provide your availability upon application.  

Please note, shift times are a general guide and will be dependent on role. Specific shift times will be confirmed prior to each match.




Approx. Shift Times:

Saturday 2 April

Lightning v Firebirds

USC Stadium

4:00pm – 8:30pm

Saturday 16 April

Lightning v Vixens

USC Stadium

3:00pm – 7:30pm

Sunday 1 May

Lightning v GIANTS

USC Stadium

12:00pm – 4:30pm

Saturday 7 May

Lightning v Thunderbirds

USC Stadium

5:00pm – 9:30pm

Saturday 14 May

Lightning v Fever

USC Stadium

3:00pm – 7:30pm

Tuesday 17 May

Lightning v Swifts

USC Stadium

4:00pm – 8:30pm

Sunday 5 June

Lightning v Magpies

USC Stadium

2:00pm – 6:30pm

To apply for any of the Game Day Workforce position, please follow this link and fill in the expression of interest form. 

If you would like any more information on any of the roles or the Lightning’s Game Day Workforce Program, please email