Apprenticeships and Traineeships

There are options to start your career with us at the City of Mandurah, develop your communication and interpersonal skills, and make a difference to your local community.
Develop your skills with practical experiences, learn a trade, and be supported by experiences mentors. At the same time you will participate in nationally recognised training within the Peel region.

How to apply?

Application for apprenticeships, traineeships and cadetships can be made on the Employment Opportunities page.


Considering a career in horticulture, carpentry and joinery, automotive or painting and decorating. Apprenticeships are a 4 year full time program, with off the job training at a TAFEWA College.


Trainees currently work in areas such as information technology, business, conservation and land management, library and information services, tourism, community recreation and childcare. Over a 12 to 24 month period you receive full-time employment based training, and can also receive a nationally recognised qualification.


As a cadet, you can learn all aspects of your chosen career, attend TAFE or University, and be supported within a hands on working environment. Some of our previous cadets worked in areas such as town planning, civil engineering and surveying.

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