Here at Stronghold Hire, many of our staff and management are originally from overseas mainly hailing from the UK and Ireland. We often get asked how hard it is to get employment here in Sydney. Well, right now the answer is EXTREMELY EASY. If you have the right attitude to work and are reliable you can easily find employment in Sydney as there is a major shortage of skilled labour in the construction, mining, hospitality, and health care industries.
How To Get a Scaffolding Job in Sydney
What about finding employment as a scaffolder in Sydney? Again, the answer is EXTREMELY EASY! If you have a basic ticket in scaffolding and even a little bit of experience, there will be someone in Sydney that will find a suitable position for you and employ you as a scaffolder.
Requirements for Scaffolders In Sydney
So, if you’re thinking of taking the plunge and becoming a scaffolder in Sydney then the below are the essentials you’ll need to work in Australia:
- Basic / Intermediate / Advanced Scaffolding Ticket
- General Construction Induction Card (white card)
- Right to work in Australia
Traits to Continue Working As A Scaffolder in Sydney
If you are living overseas and thinking of coming here to find employment as a scaffolder then do not worry, it is virtually guaranteed that you’ll get a job. But, then the question becomes how long you’ll stay in employment. Some of the traits that will keep you working in scaffolding here will be able to answer “yes” to the below.
- Can I turn up to work on time, every day?
- Can I work safely?
- Can I work well with others, as part of a team?
- Am I willing to be flexible and travel to different worksites when required?
- Do I have the right attitude to work?
Get A Job As A Scaffolder in Sydney
If you feel like working in Australia as a scaffolder, or maybe you are not happy in your current location, whether that be Brisbane, Melbourne, or London UK, then get in touch today or apply online to join the team!