ID: 172092

Volunteer - FNQ Aviation

Museums & Heritage Regular - less than 6 months Mareeba QLD

About this opportunity

We are in need of Information Guides and Restoration Assistants who will help preserve the Far North’s aviation and WW2 history. You will build on your current skill set whilst helping grow FNQ Aviation Museum.

A range of other roles are also available including the:

• restoration of WW2 artifacts and aircraft (aircraft engineering, engineering students and non engineering backgrounds) • information guides • building, maintenance and grounds keeping general hands • grant applications and management • administration and organisation of historical records • welding frames and jigs to form displays • design – museum curation and design

Training and supervision to be provided where required in all roles – learn a new skill or use your existing skill set to help grow the organisation in its formative years and become apart of history in itself!

Help grow the museum and build it up to a place where you will be able to bring your friends and family and enjoy the fruits of your labour from the future Centre & café.

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) .

Time Required

Information Guides - 10am - 3pm Mon to Sat (Minimum 1 shift per week) Restoration Team - 8:30am- 12:00pm Thurs & Sat (Minimum 1 shift per week) Other roles to be negotiated.

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Travelling Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage
  • Trades & Maintenance

Training and supervision to be provided where required in all roles