AECOM Quantity Surveyor in Brisbane, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147986BR

Position Title Quantity Surveyor

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Queensland

City Brisbane

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Program, Cost, Consultancy

We provide cost and project management services, and specialist consultancy services, to public- and private-sector clients around the world, with a strong presence in Africa, Australia and New Zealand, Europe, the Middle East and the United States.

Job Summary

AECOM’s Program, Cost, Consultancy team has an opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor / Cost Manager to join our Brisbane team. As part of our high performing PCC group, you will be responsible for providing quantity surveying and cost management services on some of Queensland’s and Australia’s largest and most iconic vertical and horizontal infrastructure projects, giving you the opportunity to further develop your career.­

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;

•­­ ­Life-cycle costing.

This role is ideal for a highly driven professional who is looking to continue to grow their QS skills, working on a range of small, medium and large-scale projects learning from a team of specialist consultants.­

Minimum Requirements

•­­ ­3-6 years’ relevant professional experience;

•­­ ­Consulting experience - advantageous;

•­­ ­Demonstrated skills in managing project costs and budgets.

Preferred Qualifications

•­­ ­Relevant tertiary qualification;

•­­ ­Working knowledge of MS Suite – Essential;

•­­ ­Medium to High Level knowledge of CostX- desirable.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.