Watching for Jobs at the Luxury Hotel Darwin Project

Watching for Jobs at the Luxury Hotel Darwin Project

In the ‘Watching for jobs …….’ series we are going to be running over Australian Mining and Construction projects all over the country.  In each post we will include an Overview of the project, a Location Profile, the Companies involved, the Occupations required, the skills / qualifications that will help you to get your foot in the door and the Enterprise Bargaining Agreements.  This will help you to stay in the loop and know how to skill up where needed.  The aim is to help you get yourself into the best position to land a start on the major sites and projects around Australia.

About the Luxury Hotel Darwin Project

A $250 million project by Landbridge Australia to build a luxury hotel on Darwin’s Waterfront.

Watching for Jobs at the Westin Luxury Hotel Darwin Project

Quick Facts:

  • Darwin, Northern Territory.
  • Owned by Landbridge Australia
  • Budget expected to be $250 million.
  • Expected to create 500 jobs during the construction phase.
  • Once constructed Starwood Hotels & Resorts will managed the premises via their Westin brand.
  • Construction expected to start next year.
  • Project completion is expected by 2020.
  • The Nothern Territory Minister has an announcment here.

Occupations Potentially Required at the Luxury Hotel Darwin Project

A construction job like this will usually require:

  • Electrical Trades
  • Mechanical Trades
  • A/C Trades
  • Plumbers
  • Building Trades/Formworkers
  • Steelfixers/Concretors
  • Scaffolding
  • Rigging
  • Mobile Plant Operator / Truck Driver
  • Crane Operators
  • Labourer / Trades Assistant
  • Metal Trades
  • Labourers / Trades Assistants /
  • Peggy’s /Cleaning Staff
  • Health & Safety
  • Supervisors

Qualifications to potentially help you get a foot in at the Luxury Hotel Darwin Project

Companies Involved with the Luxury Hotel Darwin Project

As this project has only just been given the go ahead there is not yet a construction contractor announced. We will update this article as announcements are made.

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Luxury Hotel Darwin Project Enterprise Bargaining Agreements

An Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA) is a collective industrial agreement between either an employer and a trade union acting on behalf of employees or an employer and employees acting for themselves.

At this stage of the project no EBA’s are available. As any EBA’s are released they will be updated into this article.

If you ever want to look up an EBA yourself – here’s the link.

Disclaimer: Cribhut provides this information with the best intentions, but purely as a guide.  Like most things in life, there are no guarantees.  Your lively hood is your own responsibility and even if following the above recommendations, it is still up to you to do your own research, to be patient, persistent and put in the hard work.

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