Careers at Birkenstock Australia

Birkenstock Australia Pty Ltd is the Australian importer for the entire range of orthopaedically designed Birkenstock shoes and sandals, as well as Birkenstock Orthopaedic supplies and their cosmetics range.

First established in 1774, Birkenstock is now recognised as a global heritage brand who have retained their centuries long focus on comfort and functional footwear.

We are experiencing rapid growth, and are looking for driven, motivated, and skilled individuals with shared values.

Our head office and retail boutiques are based in Melbourne, Victoria.

Head Office Positions

There are no positions currently open in our head office.

Boutique Positions

Store Manager, Clifton Hill (Victoria)
This is an exciting full-time opportunity for an experienced retail Store Manager to lead our retail team at Birkenstock Boutique Clifton Hill. Please view the job description in the link above and apply via our form below.

Careers FAQ

What is the recruitment process at Birkenstock Australia?

Hiring processes may vary depending on the position. Once you have submitted your application online, it will be reviewed by the People & Culture team. They will arrange a brief telephone discussion with you, if they believe you may be a good fit for the position. If you are successful at that stage, you may be asked to attend an in-person interview or a trial shift. Trial shifts are an opportunity to demonstrate your skillset within a practical setting and experience a day in the life at Birkenstock Australia. Trial shifts are remunerated. At the conclusion of this process, the applicant may receive a formal offer.

How do I apply for a position at Birkenstock Australia?

All open positions are listed on our Careers page and are regularly updated. Additionally, you may find positions listed on other job platforms such as SEEK, Indeed, or LinkedIn.

What does Birkenstock Australia look for in a candidate?

Birkenstock Australia seeks driven, motivated, and skilled individuals with shared values.

What should I include in my application?

Please include a cover letter and resume in your application. Please also refer to the job posting for any specific instructions.

Where are roles based?

Unless stated otherwise, all advertised roles are based in Melbourne, Victoria. We do not currently operate offices or retail stores in any other Australian states.

Our Values

• Quality
• Customer education
• Trust and mutual respect
• Sustainable best practice

Benefits & Perks

• Experience working with a well-reputed, global heritage brand
• Surround yourself with like-minded professionals and be mentored by successful leaders
• Sustainably focused company
• Flexible working hours (office staff only)
• Birthday leave (permanent staff only)
• Regular activities and events
• Generous employee discount

How will I know if I have advanced to the next stage of the process?

Applicants who have been selected to move forward with the recruitment process will be contacted by email or phone.

Do you have internship roles available?

We do not currently have a formal internship or work experience program. However, secondary school students who are interested in completing work experience with Birkenstock Australia, are encouraged to submit their resume and cover letter as an expression of interest.

Do you have opportunities for new graduates?

Yes, job descriptions will indicate the required experience for the advertised role. If you don’t see any entry-level roles available now, we encourage you to keep an eye on our Careers page.

Size assistant

Welcome to the Birkenstock Size Assistant!

Let us help you find the size you’ll be most comfortable in.
Approx time to complete: 5 minutes
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Measuring Tips

Measuring Tips

We recommend using a pencil or a ballpoint pen.

A thick pen can distort the result.

It’s best to measure your feet in the evening as they may expand during the day.