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Lead Contracts Engineer

  • LocationPerth, WA 6000
  • Work TypeContract/Temp
  • Positions2 Positions
  • Published At:17 days ago
  • Job no: F43BN
  • Category: Project Services
  • International EPCM Company
  • Growing pipeline of projects
  • Excellent career opportunity

With offices in Australia, Africa, Canada and the Philippines, Lycopodium proudly delivers high quality professional engineering and project delivery services globally, across the resources, infrastructure and industrial processes sectors. By joining our global team and learning from renowned subject matter experts, we can offer you a diverse career that could take you anywhere in the world.

Due to the Company’s involvement in a number of new projects and studies, Lycopodium is currently recruiting for an experienced Lead Contracts Engineer to join our Perth based Project Services team. Reporting to the Group Manager – Project Services, you will be responsible for administering and maintaining all contracts and consultancy service agreements for your allocated project.

The tasks you'll perform

  • Developing and updating, in conjunction with the project management, suitable contract terms and conditions as well as contract structures to suit each specific scope of work.
  • Conducting detailed commercial evaluations, and analysis ensuring the findings are summarised or presented in formats used by Lycopodium that are clear and understandable for their intended audience.
  • Providing professional leadership and guidance to teams engaged in on and offsite activity in a timely manner.
  • Creating detailed scopes of work from a variety of stakeholder inputs within agreed time frames.
  • Prepare clear business case arguments and recommendations for awarding contracts in Lycopodium preferred formats and templates within agreed time frames.
  • Ensuring all tender and contract documents are prepared and reviewed to ensure they contain / include the latest available information and are prepared to a high standard of professionalism with compliance audits occurring once per month.
  • Ensuring all responses to Request for Tender (RFT) are evaluated in an accurate and transparent fashion.
  • Endeavouring to have recommendations issued to management in accordance with the dates contained within the master schedule and more detailed contracts planning documents.

The expertise you'll bring

  • Undergraduate qualification in engineering, commerce, business or related areas desirable.
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in administrating and maintaining contracts at pre-award stage, SMP, earthworks, concrete and other civil works.
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision with consistently high degree of accuracy and producing a high quality of deliverables.
  • Effective communication with colleagues, subordinates, clients and contractors to meet targets.
  • Demonstrate recognised contract management skills within the industry.
  • Demonstrate a superior understanding and awareness of contract management, standard and model terms and conditions.
  • Ability to achieve consistently high standards within budget and schedule constraints.
  • You will be joining a company whose aim is to provide an engineering service recognised as the best. We are proud of our heritage and the reputation we have achieved through the quality of our engineering, project delivery and, most importantly, our people.

The benefits we'll provide

Lycopodium has a strong company culture focused on career progression and technical skill development. You can expect to be involved in a wide range of large projects whilst working amongst a team of highly skilled professionals.

We recognise that everyone is different and needs may change over the course of your career. That’s why we :

  • Invest in our people for the long-term, building a diverse and rewarding career, mentored by the best in the industry.
  • Allow our people to balance work with other commitments, like family or study, offering flexible work arrangements.
  • Are undertaking significant people and technology initiatives that will support the workplace of the future.

We encourage and value diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of gender, age, disability and ethnicity, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

Our commitment to equal opportunity is embodied in our values of Respect, Integrity & Diligence. They are inherent in who we are, as individuals, and collectively as a Company.

We are a 2022 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

Please submit your CV by clicking the 'Apply' button.

  • Published on 16 Jun 2022, 8:59 AM