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Builder

A varied construction role with manual, managerial and administrative responsibilities.

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Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

This qualification prepares you for a career as a builder by giving you skills to select contractors, oversee quality of work and liaise with clients.
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Bachelor of Science

Develop broad skills in science to prepare for opportunities in a range of industries with this qualification.

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How do Builders rate their role?


Latest reviews

Latest reviews from 12 Builders surveyed on SEEK
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May 2021
Creating beautiful builds is extremely rewarding
Reviewer's Qualification
Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
Experience
10+ years
Organisation size
Small (1-19 employees)
Specialisation
Renovations/ New builds and light commercial
The good things
You get to bring a person or businesses dream to life. Working with great contractors and suppliers creates good industry bonds.
The challenges
Your company is your life and you put clients goals above your own. Got to be a people pleasure by nature
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May 2021
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Reviewer's Qualification
Bachelor of Construction
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Small (1-19 employees)
Specialisation
project management
The good things
Everyday is different and you can do many different tasks
The challenges
Lost of work to do and not enough time
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What are the job opportunities for Builders?

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Builder jobs on SEEK
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National increase over next 5 years *
9.2%
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