Junior Contracts Administrator

A thriving, multi-disciplined construction and services business who pride themselves on their integrity and ongoing relationships they have with key clients across the country. Through community partnerships they give back to the regions that have given them so much, investing in the foundation of any community, industry or business….. it’s people.

Due to continued workload across the Newcastle and Hunter region, they are seeking a Cadet or Junior Contract Administrator to join their team.

This is a great opportunity for someone currently studying Construction Management at university, or a recent graduate who is looking for their first full-time role in the construction sector.

Working alongside the Project Manager, you will support delivery of strong commercial outcomes across a diverse portfolio of projects. You have the opportunity to get hands on in the development of tender packages, executing contract claims and variations, program management and cost control while building strong, collaborative relationships with subcontractors and suppliers. 

Delivering projects for state government and private developers, you will gain valuable knowledge of intricacies of working for both public sector and private clients.


  • You will have, or be currently studying a degree in construction management
  • You will be passionate about your own development in the construction sector and will be open to learning
  • You will have strong computer skills and an excellent attention to detail
  • You have great communication skills with the ability to build rapport with people from a range of backgrounds
  • You will have a positive, pragmatic attitude and thrive in challenging situations

This role will give you great exposure to the construction sector, managing multiple projects at a time and ensuring that projects are delivered on time, on budget and to the highest quality standards.

You’ll work for a company that take pride in the service they deliver and the end product they produce, and secure multiple repeat projects from their loyal client base.

To apply, please click the apply now button or forward your current resume to Caitlin@peterjacob.com.au or Kyle@peterjacob.com.au. 
 If you have any questions about the position, please contact Caitlin Howard on 0408 549 592 or Kyle Archibald on 0478 088 245.