The construction industry is a driver of economic activity and is in the top three of Australia’s largest industries, coming in only just behind mining and finance. With so many construction projects underway whether it be new infrastructure, residential properties or improved public transport, there is a massive demand for skilled construction workers to fill gaps in the existing workforce.
As a labour hire agency we are all too aware of the demand for certain positions within the construction industry, and our blog today is going to look at the most popular jobs that we are currently recruiting for.
For some time now carpenters and joiners have been in high demand in Australia due to the influx in construction projects around the country, and a lack of skilled workers to fill these positions. Carpenter jobs are high in demand and are listed as a priority occupation on the new temporary residency visas for overseas applicants.
If you are a bricklayer and you are looking for work in Australia then you are also in high demand. Due to a lack of skilled workers in the bricklaying trade there is a massive demand for skilled and qualified bricklayers. We are always advertising for bricklaying jobs to fulfil our client positions.
If you’re looking for welder jobs in Australia you won’t have to look very far, as within construction companies and labour hire agencies alike welders are in high demand. Experience always counts when it comes down to securing the best available positions, but you can even secure a welding job if you are less experienced as combined with other skills required for the positions this is sufficient.
Electricians are high in demand Australia wide, whether you are used to working on residential, commercial or industrial you are needed to support the construction industry. If you are a skilled electrician from overseas you are eligible for temporary skilled visas with the option to apply for Australian permanent residency at the end of the visa duration as electrician jobs are quickly exceeding the number of qualified and ticketed electricians.
As a labour hire agency in Sydney we are always on the lookout for new talent across a number of industries, as we pride ourselves on providing our clients with the best workers every time. We even offer sponsorship for the right overseas candidates in these high demand roles, which is a great benefit to both our clients as they can be assured they have dedicated workers that are here long-term, as well as our employees who then have the opportunity to remain in Australia longer.
We don’t just recruit overseas candidates, if you are Australian looking for work in any of the above jobs then make sure you get in touch to find out the roles that we are currently recruiting for. We have some fantastic opportunities, hourly rates and benefits for all of our employees which we pride ourselves on. Check out our full list of jobs that we are currently recruiting for on our Jobs page on our website.
If you are looking to recruit for any of the above positions or any other construction related vacancy then contact our team today and they will be able to quickly and efficiently source you the right candidate for your business, saving you both time and money.