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Cadets and Graduates

  • LocationMelbourne, VIC
  • Work TypeAny Employment
  • Positions5 Positions
  • Job no: 6NCX7
  • Start anytime in the year
  • Best Places to Work recognition
  • Elevate and fast-track your career

We are a highly Supportive company.

Kapitol is an innovation-driven construction company based in Melbourne set to outpace and disrupt the industry. As one of Australia’s fastest-growing design and construct enterprises, we proudly combine a fresh approach with decades of expertise. The result is smarter, safer, more agile building solutions, a diverse portfolio including commercial, residential and education projects, and an award-winning workplace culture.

Our team is an Authentic group of professionals.

We consider hiring top emerging talent for our Graduate Program all the way through the year! We target passionate, curious and driven Undergraduates (Cadets) and Graduates in Construction Management or Project Management to join our team. You will work on site as part of a project team delivering both new build and fit out projects across commercial, education, industrial and residential projects, and will assist our teams in delivering exceptional outcomes for our clients.

Kapitol Group offers a comprehensive, 2-year program, during which you will gain exposure across all facets of construction and partake in monthly technical and interpersonal skills training forums. Your learning won’t stop after the 2 years, as we’ll continue developing your foundation.  Successful Graduates will work across several different projects, ensuring a holistic, well-rounded experience.

Working alongside your dedicated Project Manager, and with support from your onsite Team, Construction Manager and People & Culture, you will work through our comprehensive Competency Matrix to provide a structured learning experience. The competencies cover HSEQ, Contract Administration, Project Coordination, Site Supervision, Estimating, Programming, Design, Planning & Presenting.

You will embody an Inspirational approach to work.

What you will do:

  • Learn from a team of experienced and passionate construction professionals
  • Assist the team to deliver exceptional outcomes to customers
  • Help ensure the project is being managed to programme and contractual obligations
  • Assist the team with variations, compliance certificates, warranties and defects
  • Identify and assist in managing project risks and issues
  • Liaise with stakeholders to ensure that the required approvals are obtained
  • Liaise with clients, consultants and subcontractors throughout the project lifecycle
  • Ensure all Health, Safety, Environment and Quality standards and processes are adhered to

What you will bring:

  • A genuine passion for the Construction industry
  • Relevant tertiary qualification, i.e. Bachelor of Construction Management, Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management) or equivalent degree
  • Curiosity to continually learn and apply that learning on the job
  • Initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Collaborative approach and a focus on teamwork
  • Ability to juggle multiple priorities simultaneously

We are Driven to offer you a great career and benefits.

  • 2021 Best Places to Work recognition
  • A fantastic work culture built on our values of Supportive, Authentic, Inspirational & Driven
  • Opportunities for fast-tracked career development (we’re a growing company and you can come on the journey with us!)
  • Central, CBD-based office location; majority of projects in Melbourne Metro
  • Flexible working options and industry-leading working conditions
  • Health and wellbeing benefits, including annual skin and health checks
  • Access an expanding selection of corporate discounts
  • Volunteering up to 3 working days per year
  • Mentoring program

Kapitol is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse working environment.

Find out more about Kapitol Group on our website (kapitolgroup.com.au) – and follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram for regular updates.

Please be advised that we will not be utilising the services of recruitment agencies / agency-represented candidates for this role.