Contract Administrator - Solar Energy Projects - FIFO Brisbane

  • Eastern Suburbs Brisbane
  • Permanent
  • Wed Apr 11 02:08:33 2018
  • 200011210

From our origins in 1898, RCR has grown to become one of Australia’s most diversified engineering and infrastructure companies, providing intelligent engineering solutions to the Infrastructure, Energy and Resources sectors. Through our in-house expertise we provide a comprehensive range of solutions for our customers.

The RCR team has over 3,400 people supporting major projects across our extensive network of operations in Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia.


RCR is now firmly established as Australia's leading Utility Scale Solar EPC contractor. With 800MW of renewable projects currently under construction, we are seeking a Contract Administrator with a background working on large construction / engineering projects to join us in the delivery of Daydream & Hayman Solar Farms.

The Contract Administrator is primarily responsible for controlling the contract administration methods, practices and procedures. The position has a strong focus on the development, implementation and governance of Contract Administration processes.

Reporting to the Contract Manager, you will be given a chance to strengthen your contracts management skills and grow your expertise.


  • Administration and maintenance of subcontracts through to final account, including management of payment claims, variations and correspondence.
  • Month end cost reporting and forecasting.
  • Preparation of subcontractor packages, scopes, lettings, procurement.
  • Preparation of subcontractor payment schedules, packages, scopes, lettings, procurement.
  • Progress claim assistance and external variations.
  • Review, negotiation and finalisation of subcontractors.
  • Management and tracking of project expenditure, inclusive of subcontractor.


  • Intermediate level of contracts expereince within the building projects (desirable) and construction industry within a project environment
  • Strong office administration skills, the ability to juggle multiple priorities and sound organisational skills.
  • Ability to effectively prioritise and manage assigned workload.
  • Mature approach and ability to complete tasks and adapt to change within a fast-paced environment.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Able to demonstrate commitment to safety, teamwork and the ability to build strong relationships.
  • Advance knowledge of MS Excel and MS word (Pronto experience would be beneficial but not mandatory).
  • High level of financial knowledge, communication skills with strong attention to detail.

RCR Tomlinson continue to grow the renewable energies division and your application might be considered for other QLD based projects. RCR Infrastructure offers competitive remunerations, combined with a range of employee benefits & the opportunity to work within renewable energies. All flights and accommodation will be provided.

If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for, click “Apply” to submit your resume.

Please note: This role is being sourced through RCR Tomlinson directly and we will not accept applications via external recruitment agencies. If you wish to be considered, please apply directly.

The successful applicant will be required to provide contactable references and undergo a pre-employment medical and Drug & Alcohol test.

RCR is a company built on integrity with an absolute commitment to safety, performance excellence and developing productive, sustainable, mutually beneficial partnerships with our employees, clients and the wider community.

Our Values:

  • Integrity in all aspects of our business while maintaining the highest professional standards;
  • Mutual respect of our employees, customers, shareholders, the community and other stakeholders;
  • Open and honest communication; and
  • Commitment to our goals

Please visit us at