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Tuesday February 18, 2020

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How to Steer Your Career Towards its Peak
Business
Monday February 17 2020

How to Steer Your Career Towards its Peak

In the hustle and bustle of architecture, construction, engineering and property jobs, it’s hard to step back and reflect on your own career. Deadlines loom. Projects...

Design and Construction Job Vacancies Fall Across the Board
Business
Thursday January 23 2020

Design and Construction Job Vacancies Fall Across the Board

Vacancies for design and construction professionals throughout Australia are continuing to fall amid what appear to be softer job market conditions, the latest data shows.

Construction Union War Heads to Court
Business
Friday January 17 2020

Construction Union War Heads to Court

Construction union boss John Setka is facing court action to stop him from stealing members from other sections of the powerful industrial body.

Three Quarters of Construction Project Managers are Stressed at Work
Safety
Wednesday January 15 2020

Three Quarters of Construction Project Managers are Stressed at Work

Almost three quarters of construction project managers throughout Australia experience at least moderate levels of stress at work, the latest research has found.

Construction Employment Surges to All-Time Record
Business
Tuesday January 7 2020

Construction Employment Surges to All-Time Record

Employment in Australia’s construction sector has surged to all-time highs, the latest data suggests.

Where Will the Hot Jobs Be in 2020?
Business
Thursday December 19 2019

Where Will the Hot Jobs Be in 2020?

Wind back to the start of 2018 and demand for architects, builders, engineers and other construction professionals was running hot.

Salary growth for property, infrastructure and energy professionals in 2020
Business
Monday December 9 2019

Salary growth for property, infrastructure and energy professionals in 2020

As we look into 2020, it is important for both hiring managers and professionals alike in the property, infrastructure and energy sectors to be aware about...

Construction jobs slide as orders dip: PCI
Business
Friday December 6 2019

Construction jobs slide as orders dip: PCI

Construction sector jobs dwindled in November for the 16th month in a row, according to an industry survey that also showed a steeper slide in new...

Busted union bill will come back next week
Business
Friday November 29 2019

Busted union bill will come back next week

Scott Morrison is refusing to take no for an answer on his signature union-busting legislation, with plans to reintroduce the reforms to parliament next week.

Business
19 Nov, 2019
Plumber penalised over $150,000 for Cheating Workers and Lying

The Fair Work Ombudsman has secured penalties of $151,200 against a Victorian plumber and his company for underpaying a young worker following previous court action involving...

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Safety
14 Aug, 2019
Vic tradie convicted over WorkSafe assault

A tradie has been convicted for assaulting and spitting on a safety inspector who randomly came across an unsafe Melbourne construction site

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Business
11 Apr, 2019
NT Builder Jailed Over $200k Govt Fraud

A Darwin builder has been jailed for four years for defrauding an NT government indigenous employment program by more than $213,000.

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Business
10 Apr, 2019
Nearly Half of Aussie Professionals Experience Workplace Bullying

Almost one half (45 per cent) of Australian professionals have experienced bullying or harassment at work due to their gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation or disability,...

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Business
1 Mar, 2019
Labour Hire Scheme Takes Hold in Vic

Dodgy labour hire providers will be ousted from Victoria as the state's first ever licensing scheme kicks off in April.

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Business
14 Sep, 2018
Unemployment Rate Steady at 5.3% in August

Employment growth in August was twice as high as expected, keeping the nations' unemployment rate steady at 5.3 per cent for the second month in a...

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Commercial
7 Sep, 2018
Workers Walk at Hobart Hospital Over Pay

More than one hundred plasterers have indefinitely walked off the job at Hobart's major hospital over a pay dispute but the end date for the redevelopment...

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Business
31 Jul, 2018
Victoria Bests NSW as Top Performing Economy

More people and new homes have helped Victoria edge past NSW as the nation's top performing economy, a new report shows.

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Business
13 Jun, 2018
Sign of Solid Jobs Growth for Rest of 2018

Employment growth unsurprisingly cooled after an unsustainable record run in 2017, but there are signs job gains are likely to be solid for the remainder of...

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