Careers

The Dennis Family Corporation is a family business with operations in Victoria, southern NSW and Queensland. Our people have meaningful collaborations with our subcontractors, clients and the community to build a future for our families.

Dennis Family Corporation is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing a work environment that supports diversity and our values of Honesty and Integrity, Passion, Caring, Vision and Quality. Read more about our values here.

We are looking for motivated people who are seeking a career in our dynamic industry.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Dennis Family Corporation.


Technical Services - Estimator
Notting Hill, Victoria
Full time position

Due to strong growth in the Dennis Family Homes business, we have created a new BOQ Estimator position in our Technical Services team.

About the role

Based in our Notting Hill Office and reporting to the Team Leader for Technical Services, the Estimator will be responsible for the development of accurate and consistent:
•    Bills of Quantities (BOQ) as required
•    Recipes for Variation Catalogue items
•    Master Files (including Framing Guides)
•    Display Files
•    Production files (when required)
•    Recipes for Standard and Display Options

About you

The successful Technical Services - Estimator will demonstrate and possess:
•    Volume housing environment experience;
•    Minimum of three years' experience in a related position (estimating);
•    Up-to-date knowledge of by laws and regulations (Australian Standards) and BCA;
•    Ability to read and interpret Architectural plans and identify anomalies;
•    Ability to prioritise and organise work to meet targets and deadlines;
•    Keen attention for detail;
•    Self-motivated with a proven track record in pro-active problem solving;
•    Confident and effective communication skills to be an excellent team player;
•    Strong numeracy and computer skills, particularly in Excel and Word.

All applicants must have the right to work and reside in Australia.

To be considered for this opportunity please send your cover letter and up-to-date CV to suwei.ng@denniscorp.com.au.


Estimator
Shepparton, Victoria
Full time position

Dennis Family Homes is seeking an energetic and motivated Estimator (specialising in either sales estimating or production estimating).  The opportunity is full time based in the Regional Production Office in Shepparton.

About the role

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing accurate, timely and precise documentation to allow for the expeditious delivery of contracts and purchase orders for our construction teams.

About you

The ideal candidate will have:
•    Experience in estimating in a high volume environment, or a qualified tradesperson;
•    Technical skills in estimating for residential construction;
•    Up-to-date knowledge of bylaws and regulations (Australian Standards);
•    Numerical accuracy;
•    Excellent communication;
•    Strong computer skills; and
•    Building Diploma, Certificate IV in Building or Construction Management Degree (highly desirable).

All applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia without restrictions.

If you possess the experience, skills and motivation to excel in an estimating role with Dennis Family Homes then you are encouraged to send your up-to-date resume and cover letter to suwei.ng@denniscorp.com.au. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.


Production Draftsperson
Notting Hill, Victoria
Full time position

In the last year, our business has had strong growth, enabling opportunities for personal development and stability. Our success has also led to the creation of new opportunities in our Production Drafting team.

About the role

The Production Draftsperson will join our Metro Head Office team. Reporting to the Drafting Team Leader, the Production Draftsperson will be responsible for:
•    Producing accurate and precise sets of working drawings;
•    Producing drawings at various stages of the process, including variations;
•    Providing feedback and mark-ups to your peers on their drawings;
•    Producing or amending construction details;
•    Ordering Energy ratings and certificates; and
•    Ordering and checking structural engineering.

About you

The successful Production Draftsperson will demonstrate technical competence in all facets of production drafting. Specifically, you will possess:
•    Recent ArchiCAD drafting experience;
•    2-3 years of residential construction experience;
•    Associate Diploma in Architectural Drafting (or equivalent);
•    Solid understanding and knowledge of Rescode;
•    Knowledge of building regulations NCC/BCA/AS;
•    Demonstrated ability to meet targets and deadlines;
•    Strong team work skills;
•    Sound communication skills both written and verbal; and
•    Strong numeracy and computer skills.

All applicants must have the right to work and reside in Australia.

To be considered for this opportunity please send your cover letter and up-to-date CV to suwei.ng@denniscorp.com.au.