A project builder reviews progress on a new build

Project Builder

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

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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