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Kent Recruitment

Site Quantity Surveyor

Brisbane - Australia
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Join us. Unleash your energy within.

If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

Our Purpose and Beliefs:

As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us:

Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:

We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging. Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

The Opportunity:

As Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the financial success of our EPC projects. You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of cost management and quantity surveying activities throughout the project lifecycle. Your expertise will contribute to the achievement of project objectives within budgetary constraints while maintaining the highest standards of quality and compliance.

The responsibilities will include;

  • Change Management: Manage and control project changes effectively, including budget preparation, cost estimation, cost forecasting, and variance analysis at a site level with the cost control team.
  • Quantity Surveying: Perform detailed quantity take-offs, measurement, and valuation of work done, ensuring accuracy and adherence to project specifications and contractual requirements.
  • Data Administration: Being pro-active in changes and identifying trends to change management team. Receiving changes and workflow for change management team. Analyse data and raise flags and potential changes to Project Team.
  • Risk Management: Identify, assess, and mitigate potential risks related to cost, contracts, and procurement activities, ensuring proactive risk management strategies are in place.
  • Procurement: Assist in the procurement process for Sub-Contractors by evaluating supplier bids, negotiating contracts, and managing supplier relationships to ensure competitive pricing and timely delivery of materials and services.
  • Stakeholder Management: Collaborate effectively with internal stakeholders, including project managers, engineers, and procurement teams, as well as external stakeholders such as clients, subcontractors, and suppliers.
  • Reporting: Prepare regular Change and Trend reports, cost analysis, Site Instructions for change management, highlighting key insights and recommendations for improvement.
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with relevant regulations, industry standards, and company policies, maintaining a strong commitment to ethical conduct and integrity in all dealings.
  • Expected to follow up and ensure all information from the site team in uploaded and captured in the system for daily, weekly and monthly reports, Daily progress sheets, timesheets, site instructions etc.
  • Requires to analyse current inputs and identify and capture deviations and changes.

Qualification/ Certification:

· Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.

· Professional certification (e.g., RICS, CIOB, AACE) preferred.


  • Attractive salary & benefits
  • Work/Life balance friendly workplace
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusion & Belonging Program
  • Health insurance discount
  • Work for a brand that's been in the industry for over 100 years
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Collaborative Team
  • Opportunity to work on some of the largest Projects on the energy world stage

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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Applicants must have the right to live and work in Australia.

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