W4882 - Work Placements - Tertiary

Heathcote A.P & H Society Inc

A work placement opportunity is available with the Heathcote Showgrounds Committee to prepare a Masterplan for the Heathcote Showgrounds on the corner of Caldwell Street and the Heathcote-North Costerfield Road, Heathcote. 

The Masterplan would document the existing facilities and services of the showgrounds, identify and prioritise infrastructure improvement and what longer term amenities are required to ensure the ongoing viability of this important community asset.  

The masterplan would provide direction to the Heathcote Showgrounds Committee and the general community about the short, medium and long term improvements to the site and would assist in seeking grants to fund future works.  

An important component of the project will be ongoing communication with the Heathcote Showgrounds Committee throughout the preparation of the Masterplan and communicating the project to the broader Heathcote community.  

This opportunity is for someone (or a small team) who is second or third year and is looking for a project to complete as part of their studies in a field which is related to the tasks outlined above.

Skills You Might Learn

Planning, graphic design, communication.

Typical Tasks & Duties

This role offers a diverse range of task, including documenting and developing an understanding of the existing site, identifying and prioritising future projects, preparing communications for the project, preparation of a report (including graphic design skills) and communicating with the Showgrounds Committee and broader community.

Student Requirements

This opportunity would suit students with an interest in planning, strategic thinking and graphic design. Some engineering experience would also be beneficial.

Dress Requirements

Neat casual

Special Transport Requirements

Will need your own car

ID Number: W4882
Industry Area: Planning
General Notes:
Attendance: To be negotiated
Date Range: 26-Jun-2018 to 30-Jun-2019


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