Game Day Volunteers - Melbourne University Blacks Football Club - Closing 8 May 2020

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  • Parkville Victoria, Australia
  • Apr 25, 2020
Part time Gameday

Job Description


Four of the 14 teams that represent Melbourne University Football Club (MUFC) play as University Blacks. Established in 1859, the MUFC is the third oldest Australian Rules football club in Australia, with only Melbourne and Geelong founded earlier. University played in the VFL between 1908 and 1914, and the club has been a powerhouse in Amateur football since 1921. 

As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to meet new people as well as exposing yourself in the football/sport industry. We will also able to assist you with career advice from our senior professionals across many fields: Engineering, Medicine & Science, Law & Humanities, Finance & Banking, Property & Construction, Technology and Sport Management.


We are looking for volunteers to assist the club during training nights and game day. Currently, we train on Monday and Wednesday nights with regular Saturday home and away games from April to September. We have four current teams, Under 19s, Thirds, Reserves and Seniors that will require assistance on game day throughout the season.

Roles & Responsibilities

Game Day

  • Running Waters
  • Boundary Umpire (Under 19s, Thirds and Reserves only)
  • Goal Umpire (Under 19s, Thirds and Reserves only)

Essential Skills

  • Punctual
  • Communication skills
  • Keen interest in AFL and sports

Ideally, you will be available on Saturday from April to September. 

As an appreciation for assisting the club, we will provide you entries to our afternoon tea during our home games as well as our functions throughout the season.

For more information in regards to our club, please visit:

This is a fantastic opportunity for current students, recent graduates and individuals who are seeking to gain valuable experience in the football/sporting industry.

Essential Requirements

  • Keen interest in AFL and sports

Desirable Criteria

  • HSC/VCE equivalent
  • Drivers Licence