Meet Our Newest Trades and Labour Consultant, Dimitti Rae.

  Dimitti will be based in our Brisbane office and comes on board to provide recruitment solutions to our Trades and Labour hire clients. Prior to joining Construction People, Dimitti recruited across a variety of industries including blue collar labour, finance and corporate in the Brisbane, Townsville, Wollongong and Albury Wodonga regions. However, her passion…

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Don’t let low self-confidence stall your career progression.

Confidence is a huge factor in our career development. It promotes a healthy attitude towards our work and pushes us outside our comfort zone to seek new opportunities for learning and progression. Unfortunately, in Seek Australia’s recent study on career change it was revealed that many of us lack the confidence needed to progress in…

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Multiplex shows us around Jewel in Broadbeach

Yesterday I was fortunate enough to visit Jewel in Broadbeach along with our Gold Coast Principal Consultant, Kylee Mace, and Darren Chick from GCB Constructions. Showing us around was Site Manager, Anthony Smits, from Multiplex. Anthony has been a long-term supporter of our business and it was great to see how successful the project has…

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Ocean Crusaders – Green Island Clean Up

On Sunday September 17th, 72 volunteers made their way over to Green Island, located in Brisbane’s Moreton Bay, for Ocean Crusaders – Green Island Clean Up. Green Island has a reputation for being visited by more debris than people and the results of the day speak for themselves with an outstanding 660kg of debris removed…

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Property Industry Foundation – Tour De PIF

There have been smiles all round today as our Company Director, Ian Richardson, rode 60kms for the Property Industry Foundation, Tour de PIF. The ride took place in the Samford area in and around the wider Moreton Bay region, so riders were treated to a scenic route as they pedaled the morning away to raise…

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Negotiating Your Salary in the Construction Industry

Construction wages in Australia are at a standstill. Despite an increased demand for construction staff, recent research has revealed that two-thirds of all construction employers are intending to offer either no pay raises at all this year or rises of less than three percent. Within this climate, it has become increasingly difficult for construction employees…

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