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Overview

Project Builders manage the construction, alteration and renovation of dwellings and other buildings.

Day-to-day

  • interprets architectural drawings and specifications
  • co-ordinates labour resources, and the procurement and delivery of materials, plant and equipment
  • consults with architects, engineering professionals and other professionals, and technical and trades workers
  • negotiates with building owners, property developers and subcontractors involved in the construction process to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget
  • prepares tenders and contract bids
  • implements co-ordinated work programs for sites
  • ensures adherence to building legislation and standards of performance, quality, cost and safety
  • arranges submission of plans to local authorities
  • builds under contract or subcontracting specialised building services
  • oversees the standard and progress of subcontractors' work
  • arranging building inspections by local authorities.

Considerations

  • requires driving
  • working outdoors.

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