Join the Team

The GMHBA Ballarat Miners, Ballarat Skoda Rush and McDonalds Ballarat Youth League Miners and Rush and looking for game day volunteers to join the team.

Cheer squad, social media and home game entertainment are just some of the areas you could work in.

The positions outlined below can be applied for by emailing a cover letter and resume to

Applicants will need to be available on Saturday nights from 5:15pm-9:30pm and Sunday 11:15-3:30pm depending on roles. Please speak with Melissa about times and the role you are interested in.


Cheer Squad Members

We want to make the MINERDOME a fortress and we need your help. We are looking for enthusiastic people to lead a cheer squad of chants and loud noises to put fear into our opponents. Do you love the Miners and Rush and do you want to get the whole crowed behind them? Apply for this position now.

Social Media Assistant

Do you know the ins and outs of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram? Would you like one of the best seats in the house? We are looking for a dedicated basketball lover to constantly update our Facebook and Twitter accounts. This will keep our loyal fans up to date on game night.

Home Game Entertainment Assistant

Do you know your way around a good music play list? Can you deliver instructions for kids to follow? We are currently looking for a Home Game Assistant to help our Court Announcer. You would be required to work with the court announcer in coordinating in game music as well in game activities when there is a break in play. Confidence on the microphone is preferred.

Ticketing assistant

On game nights we have a number of VIP guests that collect their game tickets on the door. You would be required to greet guests, locate their tickets and answer any venue questions they may have you (We will give you an FAQ sheet to help).

Door Ushers

With a new ticketing system in 2017 we require all of our doors to be manned to ensure that fans can correctly locate their seating area and can move through the building with ease. It will be your job to help these fans and ensure that only spectators that have a ticket will enter the court.

Floor Wiper

Do you want to be close to the action, feel like you are touching the players? Then floor wiping is the job for you. Every time a player falls over you will be required to clean up their sweat off the floor. We currently have two great floor wipers in place who will train you in everything you need to know.

Merchandise Supervisor

Have you seen our new merchandise?! Its super cool and we need your help to sell it to all of our fans on game night. We will provide you with everything you need to know and you may even get to watch some of the game.