Expressions of Interest

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Crothers Construction is a successful and renowned Western Australian construction group. Crothers specialises in all disciplines of commercial construction throughout Western Australia .  Crothers is a highly customer focused business committed to innovation and technical excellence.

Contract Administrator

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 in the industry and are interested in commercial construction  and career succession (project management pathway) then this is the role for you.

In this role your responsibilities will include:

  • preparation of subcontractor agreements and once approved the administration of the agreement for signature, complete with relevant safety documents, drawings, project schedules etc
  • measurement of material and quantity take-offs
  • project forecasting/ job costing
  • collection of certification documents from the subcontractor and completion of relevant Local Government forms
  • collection of documentation from subcontractors for the preparation of Operations and Maintenance Manuals
  • attend and minute all project site meetings and distribute to relevant stakeholders
  • interpreting contract provisions to help resolve claims and questions submitted by subcontractors under supervision of the Project Manager
  • monitoring compliance to contract requirements ensuring all conditions are satisfied before approval and final invoice
  • assisting the Site Manager on-site, participating in safety walks and inspections

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

  • Construction Management and Economics degree (or equivalent)
  • Based in Western Australia
  • Genuine passion for construction
  • "Can-do" attitude
  • Ability to think critically and problem solve
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong work ethic 

A competitive remuneration package (car allowance, fuel card) 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.

Project Manager

As a result of planned growth and business success our business is growing! 

We have an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified Project Manager to join our team in Perth.  If you have experience working for a mid-tier builder across education, retail, aged care, local government and are interested in career succession (project/ contract management pathway) then this is the role for you.

In this role your responsibilities will include:

  • Responsibility for the project (s) - plan, organize, lead and control the procurement/ execution and delivery of the project
  • Responsibility for all project safety, environmental and quality matters (reporting any issues to the Project Director)
  • Preparation and negotiation of cost estimates and budgets
  • Project planning (MS Project) and forecasting (Cheops)
  • Building effective relationships with key stakeholders (both internal and external)
  • Preparation of subcontractor agreements (as required)
  • Interpret contract provisions to help resolve claims and questions submitted by subcontractors
  • Monitor compliance to contract requirements ensuring all conditions are satisfied before approval and final invoice
  • Assist the Site Manager on-site from time to time

This is an autonomous role with two direct reports and as such experience managing people and creating high-performance teams is highly desirable.

To be considered for this role you need:

  • Construction Management & Economics Degree (or equivalent)
  • 5 to 7 years in a contract administration role (commercial acumen)
  • Strong stakeholder management experience
  • Effective negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Experience working for a mid-tier builder
  • Cheops experience (highly desirable)
  • Current driver's license

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.

Site Manager (Commercial Construction)

Are you looking for an autonomous role with a growing, stable, family owned business! 

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

We are looking for a Site Manager with:

  • Strong structures experience in projects up to $50M
  • Education (schools) experience highly desirable
  • Strong leadership/ management skills
  • Strong planning (look-ahead) skills
  • A willingness and ability to do trade tasks if required
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings
  • Ability to set-out, monitor/ supervise trades
  • Ability to prioritise under pressure
  • An excellent communicator.

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

  • Trade qualified (Carpenter desirable)
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in a similar position with a mid-tier builder
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and electronic)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Valid drivers license
  • Right to work in Australia

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

To apply for this role please forward a covering letter detailing the motivation for your application 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.