senior quantity surveyor - rail project in Inner West Sydney

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job details

inner west sydney, new south wales
job type
AU$ 160,000 - AU$ 180,000 per year
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farah hemmo, randstad
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job description

This leading engineering and infrastructure contractor have an impressive record for delivering complex brownfield rail projects on time and to budget. We are seeking an experienced QS ideally with rail experience to head up the commercial activities on a major substation project for a major rail depot, based in Sydney.

Suitable candidates would be expected to have a solid Quantity Surveying background and relevant qualifications.

Key duties will include:

  • Management and implementation of the procurement schedule
  • Procurement of subcontractor packages
  • Preparation of subcontract documents i.e. scope of works, pricing schedules
  • Able to analyse tenders / negotiate and finalise subcontracts
  • Post contract administration / subcontractor payment claims / varations
  • Cashflow forecasting and accruals

We are looking for candidates who possess the following skills and experience:

  • 4 years experience in large infrastructure/rail projects
  • Local knowledge of the market ideally in rail but not essential
  • Ability to minimise costs and increase value for the project

They are looking to offer the successful candidate a salary package in the region of $160-180k. There is a great opportunity to grow with this organisation as they have a very solid pipeline of work and are looking to invest in their commercial team.

If you are interested in this role please feel free to call Farah Hemmo on 0422 675 037 or email your resume to

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Rail, high voltage, Quantity Surveyor, Contract Administrator, Services, substation, electrical, Contract Management,



educational requirements

Bachelor Degree