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​Join the team that's changing the face of entertainment in Sydney

The Star has undergone an $870-million redevelopment with the goal of becoming Sydney's most loved entertainment destination.

Sydney's dining takes on an exciting new flavour with an all-star cast of international and Australian chefs who have now opened their doors. The Star also boasts new bars, a live music venue, new nightclub, Event Centre, and 5-star hotel The Darling which along with The Spa bring service, sophistication and relaxation to a whole new level.

We are looking for experienced, passionate and enthusiastic people to join the team and help us change the face of entertainment in Sydney.​​​​​​​​


Find your career at The Star 


Life as a chef at The Star 


Career Opportunities

The Star is more than a casino, a hotel, a restaurant or bar – it’s a complete entertainment destination offering countless opportunities to develop your career.

No matter which area of the business you join, you will find there are opportunities to learn something new, become the best at what you do and to take your career to a new level.

Check out some of our upcoming opportunities:


With two five-star hotel properties, The Darling and Astral Tower & Residences, there are opportunities for people with all levels of hotel experience, from seasoned professionals to hotel school graduates.
  • Housekeeping
  • Porter
  • Sales
  • Concierge
  • Valet
  • Reservations
  • Butler
  • Spa
  • Manager
  • Reception
  • Pool & Fitness


With an all-star cast of chefs, you’ll be working with the best. The culinary line-up includes David Chang of Momofuku, Chase Kojima from the Nobu empire, Melbourne’s Teage Ezard, Italian maestro Stefano Manfredi, Sydney’s Golden Century and Adriano Zumbo.
  • Chef
  • Sommelier
  • Kitchen staff
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Wait staff
  • Supervisor
  • Host


The Star is a shining light in Sydney’s nightlife scene, boasting an elegant harbour view cocktail lounge, international nightclub, 24-hour sports bar and a live music venue.
  • Bar Manager
  • Bar Porter
  • Supervisor
  • Host
  • Bartender
  • Cocktail Server

Table Games

Our Main Gaming Floor has undergone a complete refurbishment to provide Sydney with a sophisticated casino space to play Poker, Blackjack, Roulette, Baccarat and more.
  • Trainee and experienced Dealers


The security team provides customer service and security operations for the entire property including the casino hotel & apartments.
  • Customer Liaison Officer
  • Security Officer
  • Supervisor


Opportunities also come up in departments such as Entertainment, Facilities, Maintenance, Operations, HR, Finance, Legal and Compliance.

Talent Pool

Interested in a role that’s not currently advertised?
Please review our 'Expression of Interest' ads listed on the Job Search page.
If you don’t find an ad which suits your experience, please email

Why Work With Us?


In addition to joining a great team and having exciting career opportunities, the benefits and rewards are many.

Reward & Recognition

We appreciate your efforts and recognise and reward outstanding achievements, key service milestones, excellence in customer service and business performance.

Training & Development

We encourage staff to grow within the business by providing a series of training and development options along the way, including induction, on-the-job training and external development programs.


Complimentary hot meals, sandwiches, salads and sweets prepared daily by chefs in your own staff restaurant.


Enjoy free light rail travel from Central Station, or take advantage of subsidised parking rates.


We do the work for you with free laundered uniforms for all hospitality, casino and maintenance staff.


Life should be enjoyable, in and out of work. As well as creating a great place to make friends, we offer regular social club activities and a range of corporate sporting events. We also provide free internet, newspapers and magazines so you can stay connected.

Special Offers

Enjoy a range of great discounts in our restaurants and hotel, as well as discounts to shows, cinema and leading tourism venues.

Health and Family

We look after our family, and yours. We offer priority placement in childcare services for working mums and dads. You can also take advantage of discounted healthcare.

Careers at The Star - The Chefs

Taste Success


It takes a mix of the best ingredients to become a successful Apprentice Chef at Echo Culinary Institute.

Combine your hunger for learning, passion for cooking, the study of techniques from all over the world, inspired training from the industry’s best chefs and a training program that dishes it up under the one roof!

The Echo Culinary Institute (ECI) has been created by some of the best in the Chef business, setting a new standard for apprenticeship programs, dedicated to training and mentoring those who will be building the future of cooking.

ECI provides a dynamic, friendly, and supportive environment for Apprentice Chefs to achieve and excel. We are seeking candidates with a positive outlook, team player mentality, hard working attitude, a natural flair for flavour and ingredients, and an innate understanding that it’s being a chef is a way of life. It’s not just a job.

In return, we provide off-job training developed in consultation with industry experts, and prospects for future work placement at some of Australiaʼs top culinary and entertainment destinations.

Your apprenticeship will see you undertaking work placement at one of Echo Entertainment Group properties: The Star Hotel & Casino (Sydney), Jupiters Hotel & Casino (Gold Coast), Treasury Casino & Hotel (Brisbane) and Jupiters Hotel & Casino (Townsville).

Over the course of a three year program, you will be in the company of fellow students with the same ambition as you. You will be learning cooking methods such as soups, stocks and sauces, butchery, fish-mongery, wood-fired grilling, pasta, pizza, wok cooking, sushi, sashimi, chinese roasts, and pastry & baking.

We aim to provide you with the ingredients for success. When you bring professionalism and a positive attitude, you’ll enjoy learning the first-rate skills you need to make it big in the world of food.

If you’re serious about a career in cooking and wish to apply for the ECI chef apprenticeship program, go to our Job Search page and search for “Apprentice Chef” where you will find more details about our next intake.


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