39d ago

Estimator (Quantity Surveyor)


Base pay $106k - $130k
Permanent Standard/Business Hours
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Your new company
This well-known State Government Organisation and one of Australia’s largest Regional Public Transport is currently seeking an Estimator to provide detailed cost estimation, verification, monitoring services for the organisations Major Periodic Maintenance projects across all project stages to ensure the business delivery and governance framework requirements are met.

Your new role
As an Estimator (Quantity Surveyor), you will be responsible for:

  • Develop and maintain the existing MPM unit rates library of major treatment options for all railway infrastructure asset types (track, civil and facilities, signalling and communications).
  • Project delivery phase cost management assistance including tender schedule preparation, tender evaluation / negotiation support / recommendation, assessment of contractor / supplier progress claims and variations.
  • Investigate and review cost control documentation and identify ambiguities, risks, and key issues to be considered.
  • Participate in the undertaking / review of lifecycle cost analysis for key assets, asset classes and network corridors.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a bachelor’s degree in quantity surveying, Construction Management or Engineering with experience in cost management and using tools such as Costex, preferably in a private practice or construction organisation. As well as strong knowledge of the main procurement methods and their application with respect to the ‘Tactical Procurement’ of small to large sized projects.

What you'll get in return
Work in Victoria’s fast-growing city, where you will be a part of an amazing team that values work-life balance, whilst gaining stability in your career. This is a permanent role offering great rewards and benefits.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or send direct to Alissa.Sara@hays.com.au. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact Alissa Sara on 03 8616 8424 for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Job details
Date posted
8 Jul 2022
QS, Estimating & Compliance
Base pay
$106k - $130k
Work type
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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