Role Types

General role types

Professional staff

There are plenty of career opportunities for non-academic staff. Our staff in administrative and professional services roles provides an essential foundation for the realisation of our aspirations in education and research.

You will be given every opportunity to fulfil your potential in an environment where self-improvement is at the very core of what we do every day. We also offer the chance to make a difference at both a national and international level within your chosen profession.

Whether your background and interests are in finance, management, HR, ICT, construction and infrastructure, marketing, administration, the trades, strategic planning, laboratory assistance, library management, student services or course administration, to name a few, we can offer an environment in which you can enhance your career.

Role types are classified according to the University of Sydney Enterprise Agreement 2013-2017 and range from entry level, Higher Education Officer (HEO) Level 1 to experienced professionals HEO Level 10.