AIQS Job Board

The AIQS Job Board is a portal that aims to connect job seekers with employers. 

Opportunities exist for employers to advertise their job vacancies on the AIQS Job Board. If you are interested in posting a job or would like more information, email


The team at Collaborative Cost Management bring a wealth of knowledge and offer over 40 years’ combined industry experience.   As a privately owned company, we are focused on delivering outstanding service to our clients.   This role will work closely with the Director as a key member of the Collaborative Cost Management Team.   You will gain immediate exposure to delivering a full range of QS services on a variety of interesting and prominent projects.   To meet the demands of our increasing project portfolio, we are looking for someone that is enthusiastic and conscientious to join our team.  

Our Team Member must have:-

> A degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction Economics
> A minimum of 2 years local experience in Quantity Surveying
> An ability to build and maintain excellent client, consultant and contractor relationships
> The ability to work well within the team in a collaborative manner
> Strong construction knowledge and be capable in the review of drawings and relevant project documentation
> Beginning to end management of projects including measurement and the production of proposals
> Undertake post contract services
> Experience in Microsoft Software and CostX
> Current driver’s License
> High level numeracy skills
> Strong problem solving skills
> The ability to produce work of a high standard with exceptional attention to detail while prioritising competing deadlines

If you would like to join the Collaborative Cost Management Team, please email your covering letter and CV to

Posted 19/08/2019


We are seeking an enthusiastic conscientious person for our Brisbane office qualified with an Australian Degree in Quantity Surveying but with the specialist understanding and knowledge required to complete tax depreciation reports for a full range of investors from residential to large commercial including farms and shopping centres etc.

The successful applicant must have: 
> BAppSc Quantity Surveying 
> Costing and Analysis
> Excellent knowledge of construction estimating and Tax Depreciation Law 
> Excellent Interpretation of construction plans and building contract
> Ability to comprehend and transfer Construction Trade Breakdown into a tax depreciation format 
> Database Entry 
> Working knowledge of Salesforce, Excel and Word
> Liaison with construction management in the field 
> Liaison with client 
> Liaison with internal management 
> 2-year working experience

Send your application to

Posted 9/8/2019


McGarry Associates is a privately owned Cost Consultancy firm based in Cockburn Central, Western Australia.  Recent increases in workload across the mining and infrastructure sectors have created the need for additional staff at all levels.

This is an outstanding opportunity for Quantity Surveyors who have a desire to work in an estimating capacity to join a Company that can offer a diverse workload and has a strong team culture.

The positions are available in Adelaide and Perth.

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

> A degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management
> Between 2 and 10 years’ experience in Quantity Surveying/Estimating
> Experience in and a desire to be involved in first principles estimating
> Strong cost planning, measurement, contract management and leadership skills (applies to senior roles)
> Excellent verbal and written communication skills
> High level numeracy skills
> IT Skills - MS Office, Excel, Project, Word, Estimating Software
> Planning/Scheduling experience (Primavera P6 - desirable)
> Strong organisational skills – with the ability to prioritise and manage workloads effectively
> Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to produce work to a high standard with strong attention to detail
> An ability to work well with others and build a positive and friendly working relationship across the team supporting colleagues as necessary

In return, we offer great working conditions, an attractive remuneration package, and a wonderful lifestyle opportunity.

The successful candidate will become a valued individual within our Company.

If this sounds like you, then please contact us!

Please email a detailed resume together with a cover letter to 

Posted 6/8/2019


Northcroft is seeking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor with the following requirements:

> Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a professional QS company in Australia and proficient in cost planning, budget preparation, contract administration, tender analysis, preparation of tender/contract/master documentation 
> With attention to details
> Have a positive “Can Do” character and enjoy working in a team environment
> Have a sense for the common good
> Experience in CostX and Mudshark
> Capable to drive and travel nationally or internationally as Project required
> Capable and competent in written and oral communication skills with clients and within the company as professional QS
> Member of AIQS and attending Assessment of Professional Competency program

Please email covering letter and CV to

Posted 24/07/2019


SHAPE Australia brings all types of spaces to life by delivering high-end fitouts, complex refurbishments and specialist construction projects. And we’ve been doing it for nearly 30 years for clients across Australia.
The opportunity
We are looking for a qualified and experienced Estimator who is driven to win work.  Although each day is different, you will be responsible for;

> Thoroughly reviewing tender documentation to develop accurate SOW, BOQ and Cost Plans.
> Preparing take-offs and tender estimates.
> Recommending and delivering bid strategies and value engineering options on tenders.
> Reviewing & analysing subcontractor quotes and negotiate to obtain best prices.
> Preparing tender submissions ensuring all components are included.
> Preparing methodologies and programmes for submissions when required.
> Providing subcontractor selections and recommendations to project teams.
> Servicing and expanding SHAPE subcontractor base in a professional and ethical manner.

About you
Sure, we need someone with the relevant tertiary or trade qualifications but, more than that, we need someone with drive, passion and the ability to think beyond "best practice" to create winning bids.  You will ideally be able to demonstrate:

> Training in a QS firm and experience working with a building contractor: specific experience within fit-out and refurbishment and new build highly advantageous.
> Exceptional communication verbal and written communications skills
> Strong organisation and time management skills.
> Ability to meet deadlines and stay focused under pressure.
> Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships.
> Good negotiating skills coupled with a keen eye for detail.
> Ability to resolve and handle conflict.
> Flexibility, adaptability and being able to problem solve.
> Competency across MS Office suite including Project; Buildsoft and CostX.

Life at SHAPE
When we ask SHAPIANs what makes SHAPE better, they always say ‘the people’ (and the snacks). Our people work hard together, but also celebrate together, laugh together, learn together, dance together and support each other. While we’re a pretty close and relaxed bunch, we are focused on providing a superb customer experience. Some things you may not know about SHAPE are;

> We develop our people with both technical and leadership skills.
> Our leaders are measured by the culture they create.
> We take FUN very seriously.
> Everyone gets one day off a month as work-life balance leave.

Basically, if you can’t have a laugh at yourself then this is probably not the job for you.

Find out more 
Check out our website for more information and if you think you have what it takes to join our team, please apply now.

Note to agencies: We have preferred recruitment partners in place and therefore are unable to accept speculative enquiries.

Posted 24/07/2019