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Shipwright's Assistant

  • Location: Docklands VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Museums & Heritage
  • Time Required

    Minimum of 1 day a week. 10am to 4pm Monday to Saturday

  • Suitable for
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • Work Experience
  • Type of work
    • Trades & Maintenance
  • Training

    Hands-on training for specific tasks

  • Requirements

    Each volunteer brings own work clothes including overalls and work boots.

Details of specific tasks are allocated on a daily basis. Skilled and unskilled duties include: - Working with shipwrights to fabricate and fit a wide range of timber and metal fittings to the ship - Carpentry - Steel work - Sweeping floors