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Cadet Quantity Surveyor Opportunity

ECS – Estimating & Construction Support P/L

Is the world of Civil Construction calling you?

ECS have been operating since 2007 and provide Estimating and Quantity Survey services to the civil construction industry. ECS support a wide range of clients from smaller subcontractors to Tier One contractors, Consultants and Government clients. Working with ECS you may be asked to support a large project such as a motorway, treatment plant, airport or a mining project. You may also be asked to assist a subbie with take-off and scoping advice for the construction of a pump station or a trunk pipeline.

As a cadet with ECS we will support your study, allowing time off as needed to fulfil the requirements of your degree. You will get to work with and be mentored by a team of very experienced Estimators and Quantity Surveyors. Working with ECS gives you an income while allowing you to continue your studies.

If you have enrolled as a first-year student in an AIQS recognised Quantity Survey degree course and you think this may be your world, check us out on our web page and then apply to the address listed below.

ECS – Estimating & Construction Support Pty Ltd

Unit 1 / 1 Elayne Street

Underwood QLD 4119

Ph: 07 3380 5400

Web page:


posted 21/03/2018

Wilde and Woollard QLD is looking for a confident, client focused professional seeking a challenging and rewarding career.

As a key member of our close knit team, you will be able to liaise effectively with colleagues and clients, taking on a variety of duties within projects with the support of experienced Directors. You will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects, including correctional centres, defence projects, law-enforcement buildings, hospitals, aged-care developments and universities.

You will have the opportunity to take on a variety of responsibilities that will include:

  • Estimating and cost planning

  • Measurement of tender documentation

  • Contract Administration

  • Site visits

  • Progress claims, variation assessments

  • Financiers reports

  • Property tax allowance schedules

This role is suited to someone who possesses a recognised university degree in Quantity Surveying, is a member of AIQS or RICS, has at least 3 years post-graduate experience, measurement experience with Cost-X and looking for a long term career in a well-regarded QS Consultancy.

In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, a variety of work experience and responsibilities, on-going support and the opportunity to advance further in your career.

Please send your resume and cover letter to

Only candidates who have the right to work in Australia, have a recognised QS degree and have submitted a cover letter will be considered. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

posted 19/03/2018


As Australia’s first private non-profit university, Bond University seeks to be recognised internationally as a leading independent university, imbued with a spirit to innovate, a commitment to influence and a dedication to inspire tomorrow’s professionals who share a personalised and transformational student experience.

Casual Academics (Lecturing) - Expressions of Interest
Faculty of Society & Design
Construction Management & Quantity Surveying

Position Reference No: FSD1824

About the Positions: 
The Faculty of Society & Design is inviting expressions of interest for casual lecturing within the Construction Management & Quantity Surveying area. Undergraduate subjects are delivered Monday to Wednesday on a weekly basis, with postgraduate subjects delivered via an intensive three day residential; occurring twice per semester. The appointments would suit highly qualified locally based professionals. Consideration will also be given to those who are able to attend on a ‘fly-in fly-out’ basis for the intensive sessions.


These appointments will commence from Semester 2, May 2018 onwards.


About the Person: 
The successful appointees will contribute to the Faculty’s teaching profile, engage in professional and industry liaison and provide student support within the Faculty. The Faculty welcomes experienced industry professionals who have the ability and the desire to communicate their skills through teaching the industry participants of the future.


Experts are sought for lecturing in the fields of building measurement, construction technology, contract administration, cost planning, estimating, construction contracts as well as building/engineering services.  The successful applicants will hold a PhD or Master’s degree in a relevant field and/or have extensive relevant industry experience. Membership with a relevant professional body such as the RICS or Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, or eligibility for such membership would be desirable.

Salary Details:
Bond University offers a vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities in a picturesque location, as well as a range of tangible benefits including (but not limited to): competitive remuneration, bus services to the door, available car parking, use of library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site.

Remuneration for the appointments will be in accordance with the University Academic Casual rates, depending on qualifications and experience.

Further Information:
Position related enquiries can be directed to Lyn Hathaway, Construction Program Administrator, Faculty of Society & Design at or +61 7 5595 0167.

Submission Details:
For further details regarding these appointments please reference the position description available from

Expressions of interest should include the following supporting documents:

  • A cover letter including the position title and the position reference number #FSD1824;

  • A curriculum vitae which includes the names and contact details of three referees; and

  • A statement addressing the duties and responsibilities as outlined in the position description.


Submit your Expression of Interest by 5.00pm, Friday, 6 April 2018 to:

Peta Dawson/Kayleigh Corlett

Applicants should have current work rights at the time of application. This status will be verified as part of the recruitment process.

Conditions of employment for this position are offered under a Bond Employment Contract (BEC)

Bond University is an equal opportunity employer.

 posted 14/03/2018



Senior and Executive Quantity Surveyors

Rider Levett Bucknall is Oceania's largest and most experienced construction consultancy, specialising in management, cost consultancy and advisory services.  We have the right people in the right places to deliver successful projects from all sectors of the construction industry.  Our range of expertise and organisational resources means we can bring together the best team for any project.


We have:


  • Exciting job opportunities throughout Queensland especially in our Brisbane, Cairns and Townsville offices.


You must have:


  • An Australian Citizen or Permanent resident
  • Senior QS – minimum 5 years post grad experience
  • Executive QS – approximately 10+ years post grad experience
  • Degree or higher qualification in Quantity Surveying
  • Membership of the AIQS, RICS or equivalent professional body.
  • Ability to communicate effectively ( written and oral)
  • Ability to prioritise and multi task effectively
  • Estimates of Building Construction Cost based on concept, sketch, design development and “for construction” documentation
  • Building Construction Phase Contract Administration including Progress Payments, Variations, Budget Reports and Financier “Cost to Complete” reports
  • Value Management
  • Negotiation of Construction Contract Price and Conditions
  • Cost Advice in relation to Sustainable Construction
  • Assist with and be involved in the Preparation of Bills of Quantities (ASMM) and Simplified Bills of Quantities


Please submit your applications to

Posted 15/02/18

Standards & Compliance Manager
The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors

About Us

The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors is a professional standards body.  Through its leadership, standards and code of ethics, it ensures that practicing Quantity Surveyors are dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of professional excellence.

We currently have an opening for a Standards & Compliance Manager to join our team based in the CBD. We are looking for someone who has had relevant association or construction industry experience.  The Standards & Compliance Manager will be responsible for the strategic development and implementation of professional and technical standards.


Key deliverables include:
-research and prepare draft reports, submissions, guidelines, standards and other guidance material, engage in consultation with stakeholders, and prepare final documents and recommendations for approval
-prepare, maintain and update standards manuals, guidelines and technical publications
-oversight the implementation and management of the AIQS Professional Standards Scheme
-Responsible for leading volunteers, consultants, industry partners and vendors in the development, implementation and evaluation of professional and technical standards
-Fulfil function of Compliance Manager in administering the Institute's Complaints Policy
-Collaborate with Chapters, staff and volunteers on program development, selection of speakers and moderators
-Develop short and long-term plans and budgets for standards related strategies, monitor progress, assure adherence and evaluate performance

Essential criteria:

-A Minimum of 15 years' experience in quantity surveying
-Understanding of the benefits of professional and technical standards
-Strong customer service focus and exceptional organisational skills
-Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and database management skills
-Ability to plan and manage multiple projects and deadlines
-Excellent writing, oral and interpersonal communication skills as well as being a great negotiator
-Demonstrates strategic thinking skills and ability to develop and execute a strategy
-A degree in quantity surveying or construction management

To apply, please submit both a cover letter and a resume to  Salary will commensurate with experience.

posted: 15/03/2018