Union Electric is an award winning cocktail and gin bar with good vibes and high energy – we love rap, RnB classics, rum shots and party shirts. We’re a tight team with a lot of love to give and there will be many opportunities for progression within the company for the right people.


Our little sister venue Bell Street is a friendly takeaway coffee and sandwich window with a relaxed vibe and an awesome community of regulars.


Our business is expanding rapidly (stay tuned) and opportunities are always opening up for the right people to join the team.

Positions Available

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Experienced Bartenders

Union Electric

Union Electric Bar And Rooftop Gin Garden is looking for a coupla gun part timers to add to our ever growing ranks of party shirt wearing, rum drinking, tin shaking, too many pints after work having bunch of legends.

ABOUT US – Union Electric just celebrated it’s 7th birthday and has been a staple of Melbourne’s nightlife scene for party goers and hospo’s alike.
We LOVE fruit forward cocktails, and we slam out thousands of them a week.
We LOVE Gin. With a collection approaching 300 bottles and a crew full of spirit knowledge, the learning opportunities are real!
We LOVE having fun. Possibly the most important part here at Union Electric. We work hard but we have a lot of fun as well, enjoying being at work is very important for us.

ABOUT YOU – Ideally everything above appeals to you and more!
Great attitude and work ethic are a must, we’re a tight unit here and we work for each other every shift.
Cocktail experience is favoured but not essential, we can teach you!
Lastly an affinity for a good time will never go astray here.

If this sounds like your kind of hustle then get in touch! You can email me with a few sentences about yourself and your experience or fill out the form below.


Bartenders/All Rounders

Union Electric

We want passionate people who are excited to break into the hospitality and bar scene and experienced bartenders. If you enjoy working in a high energy environment, providing exceptional customer service and having fun then hit that apply button. Cocktail experience looked favourably upon but not essential. A willingness to learn and a great personality is a must.



Cook/Food Manager

Full Time

Union Electric Group are hiring a Full Time Cook/Food Manager for an exciting new project on Brunswick St. Are you a cook who wants to move out of the kitchen and into the light?


We need to take the next steps in our small but very busy coffee window and are looking for someone awesome to join our team and take control of our food offering while working with an accomplished chef and our core team of pro coffee people.


Over the last twelve months we have developed a new sandwich menu, including what we think is the best Cuban Sandwich Melbourne has seen. Now, while we expand our bar, Union Electric, and plan further development at our Fitzroy site we need to find someone looking to step into a very important role with room to grow. Don’t miss out. Apply now.


This position will be a salaried senior staff member role. The role will include unique responsibilities, including but not limited to: new menu development & creation; training staff & managing the training program; representing Union Electric Group at industry events & initiatives. This role reports directly to the Groups Venue Manager. Ideally you will have experience in a fast paced venue, running shifts, menu creation, opening/closing & cash up. Food handing experience essential and Barista/cocktail experience is looked favourably upon. A great personality is a must.




We are looking for all rounders, who are passionate about good coffee and food, providing exceptional customer service and having fun. Barista experience essential & cocktail/food handing experience looked favourably upon. A great personality is a must. With exciting future plans in the pipeline there will be opportunity for growth for the right people.



We are looking for all rounders, who are passionate about good coffee, food, sandwiches, providing exceptional customer service and having fun. Barista/food handing experience looked favourably upon. A great personality is a must. With exciting future plans in the pipeline there will be opportunity for growth for the right people.

How to Apply

To apply send us an email with your resume and tell us a bit about yourselves.

Don’t forget to let us know what role and business you are interested in.

We have a look through applications as they come in, we’ll be in touch if we’d like to meet you for an interview.

Or keep it on file if there’s nothing currently available.

Unfortunately, days are short and applicants are many so we won’t have time to meet everyone.

If you have any further questions please let us know.

Thanks again for taking the time to apply.