There are a significant number of live infrastructure projects in Australia that offer great career prospects for construction professionals. These projects include job opportunities to join leading engineering, project management and contracting organisations in roles such as planners, project managers, civil engineers and quantity surveyors.
Major airport, rail, and metro projects, each with billion-pound budgets, are located in major urban areas such as Sydney, Brisbane, and Perth. To learn more, check out our blog post on Australian Infrastructure 

In addition, a range of school, hospital and residential projects are underway that are requiring both local and expatriate / international skilled construction professionals to join project teams.

There are also some fantastic job opportunities to work within the specialist area of construction disputes with a range of claims and expert dispute work available within both Quantum & Delay specialisms.

You can browse our Featured Australian jobs below or start a search of all our Australian jobs. 

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Osborne seeks saviour as it prepares for administration

Construction group Geoffrey Osborne has filed a notice of intent to appoint an administrator.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 19 April, 07:11

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CIBSE launches chartered organisation initiative

Most professional institutions have individuals as fee-paying members, but CIBSE is now seeking corporate members.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 19 April, 06:42

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Storm hooks up with Saint-Gobain for low carbon homes

Saint-Gobain Off-Site Solutions is supplying Storm Housing Group with low carbon, energy-efficient designs.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 19 April, 06:34

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Scotland ditches 2030 carbon goals

The Scottish government has abandoned its 2030 greenhouse gas emissions targets and reset for 2045 instead.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 19 April, 06:15

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Geobear strengthens infrastructure division

Ground engineering and subsidence specialist Geobear has recruited Arcadis technical director Paul Garthwaite.

Source: The Construction Index Last updated: 19 April, 06:14

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