Applications are now open for summer jobs for third-level students at Laois County Council.
People attending third level universities, institutes or colleges full-time who will be off for the summer months have an opportunity to get their foot in the door at the local authority offices.
The six-week work placements include office-based duties or environmental enhancement works in Portlaoise and Portarlington towns and environs. According to the application, this work includes litter picking, landscaping, weeding, maintenance of flower beds and flower displays and other environmental duties.
Applications are available on Laois County Council’s website and the form must be received no later than 4 pm on Thursday, April 4.