The majesty and untouched splendour of Daydream Island resort and the living reef is unparalleled. The magic of this place is such that it can charm even the most discerning eye. located in the heart of Queensland's Whitsundays Islands, this tranquil island is filled with stunning views and you can soak in the beautiful topography and the natural treasures that surround it.


Now imagine, if there were an opportunity which would allow you to live 24X7 on this gorgeous island and get paid for it, would you leave it? You can do just that by applying for a daydream island job. that's right! Build a unique and fun career where every day brings a new adventure. By building your career with daydream island jobs, you get a chance to work and play on the island. 


What are the benefits of working at the Daydream Island Resort & Living Reef?


Working on our island is an experience like no other. The island resort is located just 5km from the mainland and is one of seven islands of the Molle Group, a sub-group of the Whitsunday Islands located in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia. There are two domestic airports in the Whitsundays, Hamilton Island Airport (Hamilton Island Airport) on Hamilton Island and Proserpine Airport (Whitsunday Coast Airport) on the mainland.


We offer various facilities to our team members at Daydream island such as:


  • Unmatched staff village facilities like a dedicated, exclusive outdoor swimming pool, gym and other social areas. 

  • Exclusive activity programmes for the staff include rainforest walks, movie nights and many sports activities.

  • Various tours from kayaking to snorkelling to experience the reef life

  • Discounts on travel and tour rates and the lowest in the market as compared with various companies across the Whitsundays

  • Subsidies on the staff meals and desserts cooked by our seasoned chefs

  • Continuous development through various training programs and policies.  


What are the various departments and positions?


For the efficient running of the island resort, we have various departments and positions to look after the everyday operations of the resort. the departments and positions are as follows:


Food and Beverage

  •  Food and Beverage Manager

  •  Assistant Restaurant Manager

  •  Conference and Events Manager

  •  Bar Attendant (Cocktail Experience)

  •  Food & Beverage Attendant

  •  Food and Beverage Team Leader


Chef Positions

  •  Sous Chef

  •  Demi Chef

  •  Commis Chef

  •  Pastry Chef

  •  Chief Steward

  •  Steward


Front Office

  •  Assistant Front Office Manager

  •  Guest Service Manager 



  •  Assistant Executive Housekeeper

  • Seamstress & Laundry Attendant


Human Resources



  •  Assistant Accountant

  •  Financial Controller / Finance Manager

  •  Cost Controller


Sales and Marketing

  •  Business Development Director (MICE)(Sydney - Chatswood ) 

  • Business Development Manager / Executive (Weddings)(Sydney - Chatswood ) 

  • Sales & Marketing Coordinator(Sydney - Chatswood ) 



  •  Purchasing Manager

  •  Store Person

  •  Stores Team Leader 



  • Maintenance Coordinator

  • General Hand / Labourer 

Reservations Agent


Living Reef Aquarist


 IT Technician


Day Spa

  •  Spa Therapist



  • Assistant Security/Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) Manager

  • Resort Nurse and WHS Coordinator


For more on the job responsibilities, read here

How to apply for a job with Daydream Island Resort & Living Reef?

To apply for a position with us and get yourself an opportunity to work in the most exquisite place in Australia, simply complete this form and submit and one of our team members from human resources will get back to you.