Work Experience

We offer a range of work experience opportunities to help people explore various career options. For many people, this is the first step in obtaining ongoing work and is the beginning of their career with the City of Mandurah.

You can gain work experience in administration, fitness, engineering, tourism, community services, information technology, horticulture or at our Libraries - just to name a few.

Applying for work experience

Please use the online application for work experience to register your interest.

Who is eligible?

  • Workplace Learning; year 11 and year 12 students
  • Professional practicum programs; university and TAFE students
  • Work experience programs; year 10 students, TAFE students and other people within the community

Work Experience Goals

  • Clarify your career goals and expectations
  • Find out what's really involved in a job 'from the inside'
  • Improve your marketability
  • Break the 'can't get a job without experience and can't get experience without a job' cycle
  • Put your learned skills into practice
  • Build confidence in your skills and abilities
  • Develop useful contacts and networks
  • Gain referees
  • Promote yourself to a potential employer
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