Naturform is a leading commercial landscaping contractor with offices in Queensland and Victoria. Based at the company’s Sumner head office in Brisbane, the role will primarily involve assisting the estimating team in the preparation of commercial landscape construction tender estimates. This will specifically include quantity surveying including plan take-offs and construction breakdowns, acquiring supplier and subcontractor pricing and assisting with the preparation of tender deliverables to achieve submission deadlines. The successful applicant will be introduced to pricing commercial landscaping projects that encompass civil, building and fabrication elements and the preparation of project budgets using Benchmark estimating software. There will also be an opportunity to be introduced to project administration and management processes depending on tender workloads.
Ideally the suitable applicant will be in their final year of an undergraduate construction, engineering or similar degree. Construction experience is not necessarily required though would be preferred. A strong attention to detail, a willingness to learn and work effectively in a team environment is considered essential. It is preferred that the position will be full-time though this is negotiable depending on study workload requirements.
Naturform is currently seeking an experienced carpenter / joiner to join our busy South-East Queensland team.
Working closely with our fabrication division, the main duties of the role will include the construction of fabricated items off-site and the erection of fabricated structural elements on-site.
Any potential applicant must hold a Certificate 3 in Carpentry and possess the following skillsets:
– The ability to: read and interpret computer generated shop drawings to fabricate individual structural elements;
– Interpret levels from site contours;
– Generate purchase lists from construction plans;
– Assemble fabricated items for site delivery;
– Set-out and erect on-site fabricated items;
– Other carpentry and formwork skills inherent to hard landscaping within the construction, civil and landscaping sector.
If you consider yourself suitable for this position, please contact our Brisbane office (ph. 07 3376 8700) for further information.
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The finished result looks great and has been very well received by the community. Well done to the North Queensland team on a job well done.