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Welcome to our careers page!

At Stokes Rousseau we believe that exceptional project delivery is only as strong as the people involved. We support a strong team culture and professional development opportunities to ensure that our team members flourish and love coming to work everyday.

Currently Hiring


If you are looking to develop your skills in commercial construction and heritage restoration and join a enthusiastic fun team growing business, then please read further


  • Interpreting drawings and specifications in order to determine material, dimensions and set outs required
  • Undertaking all facets of carpentry from framing to fix
  • Undertaking material take-offs
  • Liaising with subcontractors
  • Managing and guiding apprentices and labourers in their daily tasks
  • Participating and abiding by site occupational health and safety, quality assurance and environmental requirements


  • Carpentry qualification at a minimum. 
  • Sound knowledge of building products, processes, trades and relevant tools
  • Construction Red/White Card
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Motivated and driven to produce high quality results
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a small team
  • Current drivers licence and vehicle.
  • All carpentry tools and relevant personal protective clothing and equipment.


Be apart of our positive and supportive environment. We offer training, competitive salaries and support the growth and development all our team members. 

  • All team members have access to our Employee Assistance program
  • Quarterly workshop/BBQ’s
  • Social events including nights out to see speakers and presentations
  • 1 day per year of paid volunteering
  • Centrally based Head Office in Brunswick East, located within walking distance to tram/bus lines and free parking provided.
  • Mon-Fri working days. Some Weekend work when required and some overtime.


To apply send your application including a cover letter outlining why you would be an ideal fit for our team and ensure you attach an up to date CV.

If you have any questions and meet the selection criteria please call Kate on 0400 588 608 for an informal chat.

Site Manager

The Site Manager will be responsible for the onsite management of a project, including managing sub-contractors, leading hands, carpenters and labourers. The role requires a person who is self-motivated, extremely capable, adaptable and innovative, and has experience leading and managing construction projects. The Site Foreman will also be the point of contact between Stokes Rousseau and the client. The first job will be in Keilor and you will be prioritized for Western/Northern Melbourne and CBD jobs. 


  • Managing projects including daily site supervision
  • Coordinating and liaising with subcontractors
  • Managing the leading hand, carpenters and labourers
  • Developing strong relationships with clients
  • Coordinating Site OH&S, QA and Environmental requirements
  • Processing variation quotations and request for information to the client
  • Maintaining and updating project programs
  • Maintaining construction documentation (Procore).


Suitable applicants must have:

  • At least four years experience in Site Manager role
  • Demonstrated Tier 3 commercial Site manager and construction experience
  • Carpentry background preferred
  • Sound knowledge of building products, processes and trades
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • IT / Computer skills (Microsoft word, Excel, Project and Gmail)
  • Construction Management Platform experience preferred i.e Procore
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a small team
  • Strong desire to work alongside company Directors to lead improvements and implementation of company-wide systems
  • Current drivers licence and vehicle.


Stokes Rousseau will pay the successful candidate an attractive package, to be negotiated based on experience and qualifications. 

If you meet the above qualifications and feel you would be a suitable candidate for this role then we encourage you to apply asap. 


We are on the lookout for an experienced Labourer to join our team and work on various project locations across Melbourne working a Monday to Friday week. The role will work across Melbourne on both commercial and heritage projects. You will occasionally assist and be trained in carpentry and heritage restoration skills. 


  • Working cohesively as part of a team of PM’s, Site Foreman, Leading Hands, Carpenters and Apprentices to complete project works to schedule
  • Attention to detail, willingness to learn and undertake works to a high standard 
  • Commitment to OHS 
  • Ability to work across multiple work sites with various stakeholders

Suitable applicants must have:

  • Drivers Licence (required)
  • White Card (required)
  • Previous experience working within the residential/commercial construction industry
  • EWP, First Aid (ideal but not required)


Stokes Rousseau will pay the successful candidate an attractive package, to be negotiated based on experience and qualifications. 

If you feel you would be a suitable candidate for this role then we encourage you to apply asap.

To enquire about any of our current or upcoming opportunities please complete the enquiry form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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ADDRESS: 16 Jenkin Street, East Brunswick, VIC, 3057
MAIL: PO BOX 1333, Carlton, VIC, 3053
PHONE: (03) 9387 7849