AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, construction, environmental and energy. With over 56,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all the key markets that it serves.
AECOM’s progressive Cost Management team has a new opportunity for a proven Quantity Surveyor to work across a variety of our major projects in Healthcare, Education and Renewables, as well as working across our busy team in Transport and Civil Infrastructure.
This is a new position to support our growing team of Quantity Surveyors in Melbourne and will allow you to operate across a multi-functional business, working alongside Project Managers, Engineers, Client Account Managers and our Business Advisory team.
As part of our high performing Cost Management group, you will be responsible for providing quantity surveying services on some of Melbourne’s most iconic projects, giving you the opportunity to further develop your career in a range of market sectors.
As part of this role tasks will include, but are not limited to:
Cost planning and estimating during design phase;
Measurement of quantities based on design drawings;
Construction phase cost management;
Cash flow forecasting;
Assisting with feasibility studies, capital cost advice;
This role is ideal for a highly driven professional who is looking to continue to grow their Quantity Surveying skills, working on a range of small, medium and large-scale projects and learning from a team of specialist consultants.
This is a broad role allowing diverse exposure to our various project and client sectors, enabling a career opportunity for professional growth in a range of client market sectors.
Relevant tertiary qualification in Engineering, Cost or Construction Management or Quantity Surveying, or similar;
Proven and demonstrable professional experience in Quantity Surveying and/or Cost Estimation in construction or engineering environments;
Demonstrated skills in managing multiple project costs and budgets;
Strong knowledge and working practice of Quantity Surveying/Cost Management standards, frameworks and processes;
Strong working knowledge of MS Suite;
Strong oral and written communication skills;
Strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline driven team environment;
Proven problem-solving ability across complex construction projects;
Excellent ability to understand and develop project scope in varied construction and engineering project environments;
Adaptive across fast-paced working environment and develop strong working relationships throughout varied stakeholder groups.
Construction and on-site experience, advantageous;
Prior risk adjusted estimating experience is highly advantageous but not essential.
Benefits at AECOM
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.
We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.
Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options;
Work-from-home equipment packages and assistance;
Diverse, challenging and exciting multidisciplinary engineering projects;
State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;
Paid parental and partner leave;
Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;
Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;
Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;
Employee stock purchase plans;
Professional and technical development opportunities.
AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM and in the absence of a signed Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any recruitment fee.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 253112BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.