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Careers

Come for a career rather than a job at Orbit Homes. 

A world of career opportunity, personal development and fulfilment awaits you at Orbit Homes.

Orbit Homes offer a varied range of exciting career opportunities across all aspects of the building industry. Whether it’s specific building industry positions, management opportunities in sales and marketing, administration, customer service, estimating, drafting and accounting, it’s time to join the successful team at Orbit.

The Orbit Homes reputation for excellence has been developed over 40 years through employing the best staff in the industry and offering unwavering support and development opportunity for high performers. Our loyalty and commitment to our employees over the years makes Orbit a unique employer-of-choice in the construction industry.

Working at Orbit Homes

As a family run and operated business with a focus on work life balance, training and development, and staff discount rewards, you will love working with the team at Orbit Homes. With a strong staff ethos and morale, everyone knows each other and we have an open door policy from administration to senior management.


Trades

Are you a qualified and successful in a trade? We engage sub-contractors across a number of trades. If you believe you can contribute your expertise to Orbit Homes, let us know. Register your interest and please send us an email with your qualifications and resume to [email protected]

About Careers

An opportunity for an experienced Sales and Production Estimator employee to join our team in our Loganholme office.

The role will suit someone who is self-driven, hard working and has attention to detail. You will have had some previous experience in Sales Estimating or Production Estimating and be ready to take the next step in your career in the building industry. 

Our Estimating team works closely with the rest of the business to improve our estimating accuracy, building efficiency and on time completions of homes for our customers.

Skill attributes

  • At least 2 years experience in estimating in the building industry
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to perform under pressure
  • Ability to work with others in a team environment
  • A pro-active attitude with good communication skills and strong attention to detail
  • Achieve targets whilst maintaining a high standard of quality

Behaviour attributes

  • Displays personal drive, integrity and initiative: Takes personal responsibility for meeting objectives and progressing work. Shows initiative and does what is required. Commits energy and drive to see that goals are achieved.
  • Achieves results: Can work in a fast-paced environment and remain focused on what is critical in order to achieve an outcome. Responds in a positive and flexible manner to change and uncertainty.
  • Supports productive working relationships: Actively listens and works collaboratively and operates as an effective team member. Involves others and recognises their contributions.

Skills and Experience

Prior knowledge of BusinessCraft would be an advantage, demonstrated skills in take-offs and a basic understanding of the building process are critical to success in the role.

Orbit Homes will offer you:

  • An opportunity to be great
  • A competitive salary
  • Regular social activities
  • A supportive workplace culture.

Please apply to [email protected] if you are ready to join a winning team and deliver a great result for our customers. This role is situated at our Head Office in Loganholme.

Applicants selected for interview will need to attend in person and need to be Australian citizens or be entitled to work in Australia.

There is currently an opportunity for a Cadet Draftsperson to join our team, working in our Loganholme, Queensland office.

The role will suit someone who is self-driven, hard working and has attention to detail. You will have had previous experience in Drafting and be ready to take the next step in your career towards becoming a Drafting Manager in the building industry.

Our Drafting team works closely with our both our sales and building teams to improve our drafting accuracy, building efficiency and on time completions of homes for our customers.

Skill attributes

  • At least 2 years’ experience in drafting in the volume building industry
  • Experience in REVIT 
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to perform under pressure.
  • Ability to work with others in a team environment
  • A pro-active attitude with good communication skills and strong attention to detail
  • Achieve targets whilst maintaining a high standard of quality

Behaviour attributes 

  • Displays personal drive, integrity and initiative: Takes personal responsibility for meeting objectives and progressing work. Shows initiative and does what is required. Commits energy and drive to see that goals are achieved.
  • Achieves results: Can work in a fast-paced environment and remain focused on what is critical in order to achieve an outcome. Responds in a positive and flexible manner to change and uncertainty.
  • Supports productive working relationships: Actively listens and works collaboratively and operates as an effective team member. Involves others and recognises their contributions.

Orbit Homes will offer you:

  • An opportunity to be great
  • A competitive salary and necessary tools of trade
  • Regular social activities
  • A supportive workplace culture

Please apply to [email protected] if you are the person we are looking for and you’re ready to join a winning team.

There is currently an opportunity for an experienced Site Supervisor to join our team, working in the Northern and Western building corridor of Melbourne.

Our Building team has the responsibility of delivering on our customer promise of a high quality home delivered to our client, on time and on budget. 

Skill attributes

  • Trade qualification with proven experience supervising the construction of residential homes
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to perform under pressure
  • Ability to work with others in a team environment
  • A pro-active attitude with good communication skills and strong attention to detail
  • Achieve construction targets whilst maintaining a high standard of quality
  • Health & Safety knowledge and safety implementation
  • Knowledge of the BCA

Behaviour attributes

  • Displays personal drive, integrity and initiative: Takes personal responsibility for meeting objectives and progressing work. Shows initiative and does what is required. Commits energy and drive to see that goals are achieved.
  • Achieves results: Can work in a fast-paced environment and remain focused on what is critical in order to achieve an outcome. Responds in a positive and flexible manner to change and uncertainty.
  • Supports productive working relationships: Actively listens and works collaboratively and operates as an effective team member. Involves others and recognises their contributions.

Orbit Homes will offer you:

  • An opportunity to be great
  • A competitive salary and necessary tools of trade
  • Regular social activities
  • A supportive workplace culture

Please apply to [email protected] if you are the person we are looking for and you’re ready to join a winning team.

There is currently an opportunity for a junior Production Estimator to join our team, working in our Ascot Vale office.

The role will suit someone who is self-driven, hardworking and has attention to detail. This cadetship will allow you to take the first step in your career in the building industry, learning all aspects of Production Estimating. 

Our Production Estimating team works closely with our Site Supervisors, suppliers and the Operations teams to ensure seamless changeover between departments and quality measures are attainted.

Skill attributes

  • Tertiary Education and / or on-site Trade experience
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to perform under pressure
  • Ability to work with others in a team environment
  • A pro-active attitude with good communication skills and strong attention to detail
  • Achieve targets whilst maintaining a high standard of quality 

Behaviour attributes 

  • Displays personal drive, integrity and initiative: Takes personal responsibility for meeting objectives and progressing work. Shows initiative and does what is required. Commits energy and drive to see that goals are achieved. 
  • Achieves results: Can work in a fast-paced environment and remain focused on what is critical in order to achieve an outcome. Responds in a positive and flexible manner to change and uncertainty.
  • Supports productive working relationships: Actively listens and works collaboratively and operates as an effective team member. Involves others and recognises their contributions.

Orbit Homes will offer you:

  • An opportunity to be great
  • A competitive salary and necessary tools of trade
  • Regular social activities
  • A supportive workplace culture

Please apply to [email protected] if you are the person we are looking for and you’re ready to join a winning team.

Your ideal role not listed?

We are always looking for new talented and high achieving people to join our team. If you don’t see a role for you in our current list, register your details with us and we’ll add you to our database. To register for upcoming career opportunities and join our professional and progressive company, email your resume to [email protected]