Building and construction employment is projected to expand by around 10% over the next five years, thanks to strong projected growth in non-residential construction and the government’s continued investment in infrastructure.

However, the industry is facing a labour crisis, with talent and skill shortages persistently plaguing the sector.

Forecasts suggest that an additional 300,000 construction workers will be required across Australia by 2024. That means, over the next few years, the ability to secure top talent will be critical to business success.

Trojan Recruitment Group has a specialised construction team who work with leading construction organisations. Our team also bring years of hands-on construction industry experience, which means we understand project requirements and the skill set necessary to excel in each role.

Competition is fierce, project budgets are tight and rigorously enforced, and these days you are expected to do more with less. That means highly skilled, motivated staff can be the difference between a well-managed, profitable project and one beset with delays and cost blowouts.

You need a partner who can work closely with you to provide the right candidates with the right mix of skills. And Trojan are the perfect people for the job. Our decades of experience and strong industry network mean we can connect businesses like you with top talent.

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Types of roles
we recruit

  • Construction Manager / Supervisor

  • Foreperson

  • Lending Hand

  • Project Manager

  • Estimator

  • Contracts Administrator

  • Trades Personnel

  • Carpenter / Joiner

  • Bricklayer

  • Trade Assistant

  • Skilled Labourer

  • Non-skilled Labourer

We are all about safety

All jobs are associated with some level of risk but construction work is particularly dangerous.

At Trojan, we genuinely care for our people and we have a strong commitment to send them home safely. That’s why all Trojan staff undergo rigorous assessments and testing, and complete an induction and risk assessment prior to arriving on site.

We also supply staff with PPE (where required), engage in regular safety inspections, toolbox talks and have a Work Health and Safety Management System that is accredited to AS/NZS 4801 & OHSAS 18001 standards.

You can read more about safety at Trojan here.

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Why work with Trojan?

We provide tailored recruitment solutions that match the specific needs of clients within the building and construction sector. Here are just some of the reasons to choose us when it comes to your construction recruitment needs.

Fast turn-around

Fast turn-around

​Depending on availability, we can get a labourer on-site the same day you request them

‘Zero tolerance’ culture

‘Zero tolerance’ culture

​At Trojan, working safely is non-negotiable and a condition of employment

Complete approach

Complete approach

​Where necessary, we use a mix of sourcing tools to engage with active & passive candidates

Thorough assessment

Thorough assessment

​Trojan staff engage in rigorous testing and assessments, as well as safety checks



​Where necessary, we provide our workers with personal protective equipment prior to arriving on site

Client-specific induction

Client-specific induction

​We tailor our training and induction process so that your new contractors arrive job-ready

Competitive rates

Competitive rates

​We offer competitive hourly rates, which include wages, allowances and on costs

Sector expertise

Sector expertise

​Our Account Managers bring years of building and construction industry experience

Trusted by

  • Enth Degree Projects
  • Kone
  • Western Earthmoving
  • Ryder
  • Mainbrace Constructions
  • Hansen Yuncken
  • Nicom Interiors
  • Lanskey Constructions
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  • ​We’ve been using Trojan Recruitment Group for over 13 years and in that time have found them to be reliable, competitive & transparent. They take safety seriously, which is important to us, and if there’s ever a problem Trojan they get it sorted out straight away. Our Site Managers have peace of mind in knowing they will get quality staff whenever they need them.
    Jesse Wilson
    Purchasing Manager, Mainbrace Constructions
  • ​I applaud you for the commitment and support that you have given to both myself and Lanskey Constructions over the last 20 years and your ability to understand the varied types of work that we carry out here. You have always been able to deliver personnel that meet our requirements. In our time, you have provided labour hire for the likes of Carpentry & Joinery, Welders, Riggers, General Labour and, more recently, Bricklayers. Your support and expertise is invaluable.
    Chris Taylor
    NSW Construction Manager, Lanskey Constructions

Are you looking to hire or improve your internal processes? Tell us what you need

Whether you’re looking for labour-hire, contract or permanent employees, consulting services or outsourced solutions, we’ll come up with a tailored plan that makes sense for your organisation and budget.

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Looking to fill a single or multiple roles within the building and construction sector? Our specialist teams are ready to help!

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