Infrastructure - Contracts Administrators

Location:Western Australia
Job Type:Full Time

About Laing O’Rourke

Laing O’Rourke is a $6 billion international operation with over 50 years of involvement in Australian construction and infrastructure including more than a decade under the Laing O’Rourke banner. We are currently delivering some of Australia’s most exciting projects across the transport, building construction, defence, airports, mining, civil and social infrastructure sectors. Laing O’Rourke is committed to becoming the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry.

About the role

We are currently seeking experienced Contract Administrators to join our team in Perth. This permanent role offers great career prospects with a privately owned tier 1 constructor and international engineering enterprise.

Key responsibilities

Reporting to the project commercial manager, your role will focus on subcontractor management, including review, preparation and submission of progress claims and ensuring their timely payment, as well as procurement of any additional subcontractors and agreement of contracts. You will also be involved in preparation, submission and agreement of variations.

About you

A tertiary degree qualification in construction management, quantity surveying, engineering or equivalent coupled with experience in a contracts administrator role. You will possess excellent communication skills both written and oral, along with a high level of analytical skills and a professional and driven attitude. Previous experience working for a Tier 1 contractor and Infrastructure expereince working with main roads will be highly desirable.


We work hard to create an environment that brings out the best in our people. We believe in building careers through providing a safe, connected and innovative culture that supports ongoing growth and development. We offer industry-leading benefits such as specialised learning and development programs, a mental health and wellbeing program, industry leading paid parental leave policy, family friendly work practices, additional purchased leave option and coaching programs for staff on parental leave.

Diversity & Inclusion

We are committed to building a workforce that reflects the diverse society in which we live and work. We recognise the increasing importance of flexible work arrangements and family friendly work practices to enable and maintain a diverse, adaptive and high performing workforce.

Laing O'Rourke is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.