Quantity Surveyor - Pre Contracts

Last updated 1 hours ago
Location:Canning Vale, Perth
Job Type:Full Time

As Downer embarks on the next phase of growth, our Rail & Civil Infrastructure division are now seeking to engage a Quantity Surveyor (Pre-Contracts) in our tendering team based from our Canning Vale office.

You will play a key role within our expanding Rail / Civils team to prepare accurate material and quantity take-offs, generate Bills of Quantities and obtain supplier and subcontract pricing as well working with the operations team on methodology and programme so we can submit a compelling competitive tender.

We envisage the successful applicant to have strong demonstrated experience in Quantity Surveying and procurement, ideally from within a similar, large contractor organisation with the proven ability to understand complex tender documents and a strong understanding of the bidding and tendering process.

About you:

  • Demonstrated 5+ years of experience in Quantity Surveying with the ability to assess commercial and technical aspects of supplier and subcontractor quotations
  • Experience with propriety material take-off software and high level of computer literacy
  • Experience in sourcing subcontractor and supplier quotations
  • Experience within rail, civil construction and contracting work both in the Pilbara and Perth
  • Knowledge of bidding and tendering processes
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Relationship building, influencing and negotiation skills
  • Collaborative and supportive team player
  • Effective problem-solving techniques and skills
  • Effective time management skills and planning including sequencing of work
  • Qualifications in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or equivalent

In return we offer:

  • Excellent opportunity to make a difference with a growing and forward thinking company
  • A supportive and dynamic team environment
  • Great employee benefits, including free onsite parking
  • The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business environment
  • An opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company

To apply please click the “Apply Now” button below.

For more information contact: Nathan at nathan.dejong@downergroup.com. Please do not send applications to this email address as they will not be accepted.