Why work for GBA?

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Since 1945 we have been striving to create a family-orientated and safe work environment. Here are just a few of the reasons we believe you should work for us: 

  • GBA is a multi-cultural firm with nationalities from all over the world. With our regular social club gatherings and events, we believe the lifestyle and the working culture of the business is very family based. Colleagues’ achievements both at work and in their family life are celebrated. 
  • Senior colleagues have the benefits of becoming Associates within the firm. This incentive was introduced to retain senior staff at GBA and transition them into management roles. Further education development is also encourged for all staff as we strive to ensure all staff are trained in their required fields to produce quality work.
  • The firm is the only one in Central West Queensland – we know and understand our clients needs and have the history of the area to back us.
  • Staff are kept up to date with the latest computer technologies and software to ensure they can carry out their duties efficiently, with the latest programs. Introduction of new tech is accompanied by training. 
  • Working at GBA is an experience for all ages giving you a diverse range of projects to work on. The work involved is often both field and office related. The office currently provides: Civil Engineering, Civil Design, Cultural Heritage and Environmental and Building Certification Services. With this all under the one roof, it gives employees the opportunity to work with other services and learn these fields which often work hand in hand behind the scenes.
  • GBA are Certified for Safety Management System ISO 45001:2018, Environmental Management System ISO 14001:2015 and Quality Management System ISO 9001:2015.

We strive to offer remarkable benefits for employees - considering all things family, finance, health & wellbeing, which is why we are able to offer the following benefits:

  • Be rewarded

    • Social club activities
    • Work/Life balance
    • Great smokos (celebrating birthdays etc)
    • Service milestone rewards
  • Be well

    • Annual flu vaccinations
    • Annual health assessments
    • Healthy lifestyles – fruit bowls
    • Supporting mental health
  • Be there

    • Four weeks annual leave
    • One weeks regional leave (Barcaldine and Emerald office only)
    • One months continuous service leave (over and above LSL)
    • 12.5% Superannuation
    • Salary sacrificing
  • Be supported

    • Volunteer leave
    • Diversity and inclusion
    • Professional membership fees
    • Higher education assistance
  • Be secure

    • Competitive remuneration
    • Salary packaging
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About GBA

GBA is a small to medium firm operating since 1945 located in Barcaldine, Emerald and most recently Rockhampton.

Our goal is to deliver first-class sustainable engineering solutions which are fit for purpose, practical and elegant in their simplicity.

Jobs and careers

GBA is experiencing a period of sustained growth and seeking engineers to join the team. Working for GBA will expose you to a diverse range of projects,  both field and office related. 

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Jobs at GBA

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Manager - Resources, Engineering, Construction & Supply

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+61 (07) 3032 2217