Careers

Join the Lofty family and never look back

At Lofty, we love what we do and we love where we work.

Our mission and vision

As custom home builders in South Australia, we pride ourselves on having a ‘say yes’ and ‘can do’ attitude, thinking outside the box to find solutions to problems in order to continue to deliver stylish, award-winning homes and developments that our clients can’t get enough of, while making the journey an easy, stress-free, transparent and enjoyable experience.

It’s about making it happen for our clients, and shaking things up in the residential construction industry for the better.

We want clients to be engaged and excited about their project, with the confidence that their project will run on time and on budget.

To this end, our super team aspires to build a South Australian icon, setting the bar as high as we can in order to exceed expectations at every turn.

We’re dedicated to hiring exceptional people who share in these passions, and we are committed to being an employer of choice, fostering a healthy workplace with opportunities for personal growth and career progression.

Current opportunities

Receptionist and Administration Support Officer

Due to our continued growth, we are currently seeking to employ a motivated and proactive Full-Time Receptionist and Administration Support Officer based at our office in Unley.

The successful applicant will receive ongoing guidance in all aspects of their role. This role is an ideal opportunity for a motivated individual to enter the construction industry whilst gaining experience working alongside a close-knit team.

Key Duties and Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • General administration tasks; answering and diverting phone calls, greeting customers, making coffees, filing, mailouts etc.
  • Assisting team projects with guidance from Management
  • Assisting Sales Department
  • Uploading and updating H&L packages to sales portals
  • Inclusions booklets
  • Preparation of Contract Documentation/ Quotes
  • Liaison with Councils and other consultants
  • Maintaining databases of client information
  • Data entry
  • Diary and email management
  • Booking appointments

The successful candidate should possess:

  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Have the ability to learn efficiently
  • Follow instructions accurately
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • A can-do attitude
  • High attention to detail, including ability to proof read and edit documents
  • Own reliable transport
  • Ability to maintain a tidy reception and office environment

Experience in the construction industry in a similar role with a minimum of 1 year experience is advantageous.

To be considered for this position, please Apply on Seek

Operations and HR Administrator

We are currently seeking to employ a motivated and proactive Full-Time Operations and HR Administrator based at our office in Unley.

This role would be ideal for an individual with a few years of experience in a similar role, looking for their next challenge. Includes undertaking a range of administrative duties, creating/ managing processes and managing HR data & systems to ensure accuracy at all times.

Key Duties and Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • General administration tasks; answering and diverting phone calls, greeting customers, making coffees, filing, general accounts, mailouts, general office upkeep etc.
  • Assisting team projects with guidance from Management
  • Updating and maintaining company systems, policies, processes, records and reports
  • Processing changes to employee’s circumstances and updating relevant databases
  • Producing Management Information reports
  • Scheduling staff meetings/ training sessions as required
  • Maintain a positive employee experience
  • Completing staff recruitment including advertising, conducting interviews and reference checks
  • Setting up workstations and inducting new staff
  • Providing administrative support to Management
  • Private event preparation and organisation
  • Following and updating existing HR processes accurately
  • Supporting HR priority projects with any administrative activity
  • Organising staff training/courses
  • Providing ad-hoc administrative support to any of the other HR functions, as necessary and in line with business requirements
  • Maintaining databases of client information
  • Data entry
  • Diary and email management
  • Booking appointments

The successful candidate should possess:

  • 2+ years of experience as an Operations and/or HR Administrator or in a similar position, ideally in the construction industry
  • Excellent IT skills, including Microsoft Office and database systems
  • Confident, organised and to make decisions quickly.
  • Strong communicator with excellent written and spoken English
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Have the ability to learn efficiently
  • Follow instructions accurately
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • A can-do attitude
  • High attention to detail, including the ability to proofread and edit documents
  • Own reliable transport

To be considered for this position, please Apply on Seek

Architectural Drafter/Building Designer

We’re on the hunt for a motivated and proactive Full-Time Architectural Drafter/Building Designer based at our office in Unley.

This role would be ideal for an individual seeking a challenging role that will assist in career progression.

Key Duties and Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Creating concept, planning and working drawings for clients
  • Ensuring quality checks are carried out at each drawing stage
  • Re-drawing client provided plans to suit Lofty Building Group specifications
  • Check client inclusions to incorporate into plans
  • Design and drafting of complaint building designs for council submission
  • Preparing photoshop marketing material as required
  • Ensuring designs achieve the performance level set by the company
  • Check all structural documentation required to build, prior to construction
  • Check new concept designs for effective structural steel & general constructability
  • Ensuring designs achieve the clients set budget
  • Liaise with key consulting companies including engineering and timber framing to ensure documentation consistency
  • Proficient use of CAD is a must and Revit proficiency will be highly advantageous

The successful candidate should possess:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a similar position working in Australia, ideally in the volume building construction industry
  • Qualification in drafting/design or similar
  • Australian permanent residency
  • Intermediate IT skills, including Microsoft Office and database systems
  • Confident, organised and to make decisions quickly.
  • Strong communicator with excellent written and spoken English
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Have the ability to learn efficiently
  • Follow instructions accurately
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • A can-do attitude
  • High attention to detail, including the ability to proofread and edit documents
  • Own reliable transport

To be considered for this position, please Apply on Seek

New Home Sales Consultant

Due to continued growth, we are currently seeking a motivated and proactive Sales Consultant, based at our office in Unley.

This role is an ideal opportunity for a motivated individual to work in a challenging but rewarding role in the construction industry whilst working alongside a close-knit team.

Key Duties and Responsibilities include (but not limited to):-

  • Guiding clients from design through to the completion of their new home
  • Pinpointing a customer’s needs and suggest products to suit their requirements whilst remaining in budget
  • Ongoing product knowledge
  • Provide outstanding customer service and exceed customer expectations
  • Sourcing stock for house and land packages
  • Building ongoing relationships with clients and Real-estate Agents
  • Maintaining databases of client information
  • Data entry
  • Diary and email management
  • Booking and managing appointments
  • Liaison with Councils and other consultants

The successful candidate should possess:

  • A minimum of 2 years sales experience in a similar role is required
  • Proven record of converting leads into sales
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • A can-do attitude
  • Own reliable transport

To be considered for this position, please Apply on Seek

If we have no advertised opportunities, we’re still happy to hear from you and are keen to find new stars to join our family.

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