Current volunteer vacancies

All volunteers are required to be a financial member of JOY and maintain the membership during the term of their volunteer status. Membership of JOY 94.9 is governed by the JOY Rules of Association and Constitution.

There are plenty of new volunteering opportunities at the station at the moment, including:


  • Music Interview Coordinator

    We currently looking for another volunteer in the music team, please see the Role Description. Email JOY Program Director with your expression of interest.

  • Office Admin

    Office Admin is the front of house team at JOY and the role is critical to the smooth running of the station; this position is usually the first point of contact for members, listeners and the general public. The role assists the office staff and on-air broadcasters with a range of tasks including; answering the phones, processing memberships, handling listener queries, and greeting guests, looking up weird and wonderful information and hunting down music. Read the Office Admin role description to find out how diverse and interesting it can be.

    Current shifts available

    Contact: Volunteer Coordinator

  • Technology Team Vacancies

    We currently have 3 vacant positions in the technology team, please see the Role Descriptions below. We are always looking for passionate people to join our team of volunteers. There are many of opportunities for you to use your skills and time to volunteer for a radio station that is truly unique in the Australia media landscape . Together, we can achieve amazing things…

    Why volunteer?
    There are too many great reasons but we’ll list a few of the main ones:
    • You will meet new and interesting like-minded people, from diverse backgrounds and cultures
    • You will learn new skills
    • You will be gaining experience – a great one to put on your CV if this is your passion

    Engineering Support Team Member

    Technical Support Team

    If you are interested in applying for one of these roles please contact JOY Operations Manager


Program Makers

There are several opportunities available for Taste of Radio graduates or those who have extensive experience and qualifications at another radio station. If you are interested in these opportunities, please email the Program Director.

  • Weekday presenters

    JOY 94.9 is looking for new weekday presenters to join the team of rotating hosts who bring you JOY’s uplifting music mix, Monday – Friday between 9am & 4pm in either 2 or 3 hour shifts, mornings or afternoons, depending on the day of the week.

    JOY’s weekday format is designed to attract and retain the widest audience possible and the music format is the glue that provides the consistency. The music is programmed by our Music Director and a playlist is provided to each presenter, prior to going to air. The weekday presenters all bring their own unique style and personality to our weekday format.

    Check out the on-air program team position description.

    Applicants will need to be able to complete our 8-week Radio Training Course for broadcaster training – and further mentoring for weekday specific presentation skills will occur with the program director.

    If you have availability during week days and think you’ve got what it takes to be part of our weekday team, please send your expressions of interest via email to our JOY Program Director.