Established in 1972, Coleman Rail, part of the ACCIONA Geotech group of companies, is a leading rail and infrastructure contractor in Australia.
Coleman Rail is now looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join its team based on the Southern Program Alliance. Reporting to the Engineering Manager this position will manage the cost plan and design assessments at various design stages through to construction. This role requires strong quantification and costing skills across many disciplines, identifying risks and opportunity is a key outcome of the cost planning procedure and a real skill in communicating this to the wider design, engineering and construction teams.
Major responsibilities of the role:
- Manage the process and procedure of cost planning using the master cost planning document
- Quantity take-off at every design stage to compare with quantities from tender
- Ensure Outtrun Direct Job costs are below the TOC
- Classification of root cause
- Early identification of risk and opportunity.
With experience in a similar role, you will be capable of creating and presenting accurate data for analysis and can subsequently manage the reduction of construction cost due to informed design decisions. You will have an in-depth knowledge of estimating software and the MS Office suite. Your previous experience will come from supporting other construction, rail or civil based projects providing you with a comprehensive understanding of standard method measurements. Favourable applicants will also be MRICS.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and promote equality and diversity. Indigenous Australians and candidates from minority groups are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be an Australian Citizen or hold appropriate work rights to work in Australia.
Applications via Recruiters will not be accepted.
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