Below you will find frequently asked questions about job applications for CPB Contractors John Holland Joint Venture, the West Gate Tunnel Project’s builders.

How long does the application process take?

Completing an application using CPB Contractors jobs portal takes approximately 10-20 minutes. To get started, you will need to create a jobs portal login using your email address and have an up to date copy of your resume.

During the application process, you will need to answer a number of mandatory questions in order to complete your application.

If you’re submitting an EOI, the more information you provide the easier it will be for us to match you to suitable roles as they become available.

When will I find out if my job application has progressed/is successful?

If you have applied for a specific vacancy, your application will be reviewed as soon as possible.

Timeframes for reviewing applications can vary, and suitable applicants will be contacted directly and invited to attend a face-to-face interview.

The recruitment process will also include employment reference checks, pre-employment medical assessments including drug and alcohol testing, and licence, qualification and working rights verification.

If you have submitted an EOI, you may hear from the CPBJH JV recruitment team when a suitable vacancy arises. Remember, an EOI application is not the same as applying for an advertised vacancy.

How do I update my contact details if I have already applied for a job?

You can update your details at any time by logging back into the jobs portal.

I have already applied for a job but have since obtained some tickets and certifications that are relevant to the job. Can I update my job application to include these?

Yes, you can update your application and profile information, including tickets and certifications, at any time by logging back into the into the jobs portal.

Who can I contact if I have general questions about employment opportunities?

General enquiries can be emailed to and we will attempt to respond to you as soon as possible.

Can I submit an application by email?

Unfortunately, we are not able to accept applications or resumes by email. All applications must be submitted via the jobs portal.

I can’t see any jobs suited to me – how can I get involved in the project?

If there are no current vacancies that suit, you can submit a general EOI using the below links.

Registering your interest is not an application but allows us to contact you if a suitable vacancy arises.

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