Work experience with Redland City Council | Redland City Council

Work Experience with Redland City Council

Work experience with Redland City Council

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Are you currently studying and looking for an opportunity to gain meaningful on-the-job experience in your chosen field? 

Redland City Council offers a range of opportunities for students to increase their skillset and explore potential careers. As an organisation, we encourage fresh ideas and would welcome your application for a placement with us.

We offer unpaid work experience in various disciplines, including:

  • City Sport and Venues
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication, Engagement and Tourism
  • Creative Arts
  • Environment and Regulation
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Libraries
  • Parks and Conservation
  • People, Culture and Organisational Performance
  • Planning and Assessment
  • Roads, Drainage, Waste and Marine Maintenance
  • Workplace Health and Safety

Am I eligible?

To apply, you must:

  • be a secondary school student, who is at least 14 years of age; OR
  • be enrolled, and actively studying, with a Registered Training Organisation; OR
  • be enrolled, and actively studying, in a tertiary program at a recognised Australian degree-granting university
  • have a visa/working rights that allow for this type of activity (if applicable)
  • have public liability and personal accident insurance provided by your recognised educational institution 

Your work experience application should also be relevant to the course you are studying.

At Redland City Council, we truly value the diverse skills, experiences and perspectives of our people. We’re focused on making Council an inclusive place, where everyone belongs and brings in new skills, diverse experiences and backgrounds that enable us to serve our community better.

How do I register my interest?

Redland City Council offers periodic opportunities for work experience. Stay informed about the latest intakes by visiting our Recruitment Portal and creating free job alerts.

Please note that while we make every effort to find you a placement, places are limited and we cannot guarantee acceptance due to operational requirements.

If you have any further questions, please email