Senior Quantity Surveyor - Rail

  • Sydney
  • Permanent
  • Fri May 4 05:54:54 2018
  • 200006382

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.

Senior Quantity Surveyor – Rail

RCR Infrastructure is at the forefront of the growing Sydney Transport Network, securing multiple projects within the Rail sector. These projects consist of the construction of new substations, high voltage feeders, including; design, construction, testing, commissioning, decommissioning of existing equipment and handover, we are now looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on these leading projects.

The primary purpose of this position is to be responsible for leading the commercial team and fulfilling the commercial function including optimising margin while protecting the business from commercial risk on projects within the growing Sydney Transport network.

This role works closely with the Rail Team Commercial Manager and Project Manager to ensure the project is fulfilling cost targets and reporting requirements.

To be consider for the position you must have the following:

  • Qualifications in Quantity Surveyor or equivalent.
  • Significant experience in a Quantity Surveyor role (5+ years’ experience).
  • Some experience leading a team.
  • Membership of AIQS or RICS or equivalent is desirable.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the commercial management, legal and governance requirements of major infrastructure projects, and company relationships.
  • Ability to forecast, manage and report on contracts, budgets and estimates.
  • Ability to solve difficult problems on a regular basis, identifying causes and alternative solutions.
  • Strong listening and communication skills working well as an individual and as part of a team.
  • High level of knowledge regarding commercial and contractual aspects of projects.
  • Commensurate IT skills

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

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