Quantity Surveyors / Contracts Administrators - Laing O'Rourke - Pilbara, WA

Last updated 10 days ago
Location:Western Australia
Job Type:Full Time

  • Work for a collaborative and people-oriented Tier 1 Constructor.
  • Permanent role.
  • Opportunity to grow and develop within our organisation.

About Laing O’Rourke

Laing O’Rourke is a $6 billion international operation with 50 years of involvement in Australian construction and infrastructure including more than a decade under the Laing O’Rourke banner. The business is 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 and has twice been named as one of Australia’s Top 10 most innovative businesses by BRW Magazine.

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyors / Contracts Administrators for a resources based project with the role initially based in Perth then FIFO to site. You will report to the Commercial Manager and be responsible for optimising margin whilst identifying and addressing commercial risks.

Key responsibilities

You will be involved with procuring of packages; subcontractor management including managing submissions and agreement of variations, assessment of subcontractor claims; and advising on contractual issues and initiating correspondence.

You will have

Ideally you will have a degree in Quantity Surveying or Engineering, and an intermediate level of experience in a similar role having worked for Tier 1 construction contractor companies in Australia. Experience working on mining & resources / Managing Contractor projects will be highly desirable.

Benefits

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.

As a proud RAP organisation, 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. Download our Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan at www.laingorourke.com

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.