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Cross River Rail – Brisbane

by Anna Laver, Talent Acquisition & Marketing at ConsultANZ Recruitment

What is Cross River Rail? Cross River Rail is a new 10.2-kilometre rail line from Dutton Park to Bowen Hills, which includes 5.9 kilometres of a tunnel under the Brisbane River and CBD. How much will it cost to build? It will cost $5.4 billion AUD to build. Why is it being built? Cross River Rail will allow more trains… Read More


Engineering and Construction News – 19th November 2018

by Anna Laver, Talent Acquisition & Marketing Manager at ConsultANZ Recruitment

Lendlease shares have lost $2.3 billion in two days, lowest in two years. The sell-off happened after the company announced it would write down $350 million due to the underperformance of its engineering and services business, responsible for the NorthConnex motorway tunnel and new stations and tunnels for Melbourne Metro.


Changing Employers on a 457 visa

by Anna Laver, Special Projects Administrator at ConsultANZ

  Changing Employers on a 457 visa At ConsultANZ we understand that some jobs might not be the best match and sometimes an employer change is necessary. However, those who enter Australia on a 457 visa must be aware of the fact that changing an employer can affect their chances of applying for a permanent residency later on. You can… Read More


TSS – Temporary Skills Shortage Visa

The Temporary Skills Shortage (TSS) is a temporary visa which allows skilled workers to stay up to 2 years (Short-Term) or 4 years (Medium-Term) depending on the occupation.


What is SkillSelect?

Skilled applicants who are interested in undertaking work in Australia can submit an EOI (Expression of Interest) through this service.


Australia’s Biggest Infrastructure Projects in 2017

by Anna Laver, Special Projects Administrator at ConsultANZ

  2017 has been a very busy year for the Australian infrastructure. Both the public and the private sectors have experienced massive growth with various transport, energy and cultural projects. Following is a summary of the most important construction projects: WestConnex (NSW) WestConnex is a 33-kilometre predominately underground motorway currently under construction in Sydney, New South Wales, which link western… Read More


What is blind recruitment?

Blind Recruitment is the process of removing references to ethnicity, gender, education, age or any other details that could provoke a biased response.


Working as a Surveyor in Australia

There has never been a better time to be a surveyor in Australia. Surveying has the fourth highest average starting salary at $60,049 compared with the national average of $52,840.