Expressions of Interest

Expressions of Interest

Crothers Construction is a successful and renowned Western Australian construction group.  With offices in Perth and Geraldton, Crothers specializes in all disciplines of commercial construction throughout the Midwest and North West WA and the greater Perth Metropolitan Area.  Crothers is a highly customer focused business committed to innovation and technical excellence.

Commercial Construction Site Manager (Perth)

We have an outstanding opportunity for a commercial construction Site Manager to join our team in Perth.

To be successful in this role you must have a willingness and ability to do trade tasks if required; able to read and interpret drawings, able to set-out trades, able to monitor/ supervise trades, able to work effectively and efficiently between various projects, able to prioritise under pressure and be an excellent communicator.

To be considered for this position you will be required to have or be:

  • Trade qualified (Carpenter desirable)
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in a similar position with a mid-tier builder
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and electronic)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Own tools (desirable)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Right to work in Australia

To apply for this role please forward a covering letter detailing your experience to Paula Butson, HR Manager, together with a  copy of your CV to paula.butson@crothers.com.au   

Applications close Friday 4 June.

A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated, dependent on skills, knowledge and experience level together with a relocation allowance.

Site Manager (Regional)

We have an outstanding opportunity for a commercial construction Site Manager to join our team and work residentially/ FIFO on regional projects across Western Australia.

To be successful in this role you must have a willingness and ability to do trade tasks if required; able to read and interpret drawings, able to set-out trades, able to monitor/ supervise trades, able to work effectively and efficiently between various projects, able to prioritise under pressure and be an excellent communicator.

To be considered for this position you will be required to have or be:

  • Trade qualified
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in a similar position with a mid-tier builder
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and electronic)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Own tools (desirable)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Right to work in Australia

To apply for this role please forward a covering letter detailing your experience to Paula Butson, HR Manager, together with a  copy of your CV to paula.butson@crothers.com.au 

A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated, dependent on skills, knowledge and experience level together with a relocation allowance.

Project Manager

If you are looking to take the next step in your career and have a solid background in contract administration then this might be the right opportunity for you.

We have an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified dynamic Project Manager to join our strong and successful business in Perth

We are looking for someone who is an excellent communicator, hands-on and autonomous. You must have a solid contract administration background, be proficient at reporting (forecast cost to complete) and have the capability to do timely and accurate project planning.

As Project Manager you will be responsible for projects that range from $5M to $15M.  This responsibility includes planning, procurement, subcontractor coordination, managing safety and liaison with the Site Manager to drive the program to an effective and successful conclusion.   You will also manage (with the support of a junior CA) all correspondence with relevant stakeholders including the client, consultants, architects, and internal staff and take ultimate responsibility and accountability for cost forecasting.

To be considered for this role you will need the following:

  • Construction Management and Economics degree
  • 7 years + in a Contract Administration/ Project Management position (in the commercial building and construction industry)
  • Experience working for a mid-tier builder
  • Strong technical building and construction knowledge and the ability to problem solve autonomously
  • Experience building in the education, aged care and retail sector
  • Experience managing safety on projects
  • Well-developed negotiating skills
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to drive and motivate teams
  • Ability to build effective relationships with key stakeholders
  • Strong time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Cheops experience (highly desirable)
  • Current valid driver's license
  • Right to work in Australia

To apply for this role please forward a covering letter detailing your experience to Paula Butson, HR Manager, together with a copy of your CV to paula.butson@crothers.com.au

A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated dependent on knowledge, skills and level of experience. 

Contract Administrator

Despite market conditions our business is growing! 

We have an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified Contract Administrator to join our team.  If you have 2-5 years’ experience working for a mid-tier builder and have a genuine interest in information technology and systems in the construction industry, this is the role for you!

In this role your responsibilities will include:

  • Building effective relationships with key stakeholders (both internal and external)
  • Preparation of subcontractor agreements and once approved the administration of the agreement for signature, complete with relevant safety documents, drawings, project schedules etc
  • Assisting the Project Manager/ Senior Contract Administrator to collect certification documents from the subcontractor and complete the relevant Local Government forms
  • Assist the Project Manager/ Senior Contract Administrator in collecting documentation from the subcontractor for the preparation of Operations and Maintenance Manuals
  • Interprets contract provisions to help resolve claims and questions submitted by subcontractors under supervision of the Project Manager/ Senior Contract Administrator
  • Monitors compliance to contract requirements ensuring all conditions are satisfied before approval and final invoice
  • Assist the Site Manager on-site from time to time

In addition, you will support the Senior Project Manager as the “IT Champion” for the business and be the primary point of contact for the external IT service provider.  You will also be required to review and analyze data and report on trends and issues.  This part of the role is essential to our commitment to continuous improvement.

To be considered for this role you will need the following:

  • Construction Management and Economics degree
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings
  • Technical building and construction knowledge
  • Working knowledge of computers and ability to work with users with varying capabilities
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Time management and organisational skills
  • Effective communications skills (verbal and electronic)
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Current valid driver's license
  • Right to work in Australia

A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated, dependent on skills, knowledge and experience level.

To apply for this role please forward a covering letter detailing your experience to Paula Butson, HR Manager, together with a copy of your CV to paula.butson@crothers.com.au

Unsolicited applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted.