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Parks and Recreation (Operations) - Undergraduate Intern

Dunedin Central

Reference: 4817879

Are you currently enrolled and actively pursuing tertiary education? Are you seeking valuable work experience this summer and keen to make a positive contribution to one of the World's Great Small Cities? Are you passionate and interested in learning how Dunedin City Council works?

Dunedin City Council is currently seeking applications from undergraduate students who are looking for employment relevant to their area of study during the summer months (November to February).

We are looking for intern support within Parks and Recreation Operations.

Role tasks:

  • Carry out an inventory of DCC's walking tracks
  • Engage with the public
  • Identify issues with overall visibility, access, parking and signage at and to each track
  • Collate and analyse site information
  • Prepare data for integration into asset management system
  • Produce reports

Key requirements:

  • Has driver's license, as site visits are required
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions and on all types of terrain
  • Keen interest in walking and backcountry skills such as navigation, and confident following markers.
  • Confident working alone
  • Knowledge or interest in planning
  • Confident with public engagement

We need computer literate team players, with a 'can-do' positive attitude and a genuine willingness to learn. Successful candidates will currently be enrolled in tertiary studies and will have the opportunity to work within a relevant department within the council. Spend your summer doing interesting work with our awesome team at the Dunedin City Council!

Salary: $42,186 per annum (pro-rated)


Applications Close: 23 Aug 2019