Contracts Engineer (Solomon Iron Ore Project, WA)

RCR Tomlinson Ltd is an integrated engineering company providing turnkey solutions to blue chip clients in the mining, resources, energy, and power sectors.  Headquartered in Perth, Western Australia, RCR has operations across Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

RCR has recently been awarded a major Engineering, Procurement and Construction contract by Fortescue Metals Group for the Solomon Iron Ore Project in WA. This is a milestone for RCR and we are now recruiting some key positions for this exciting and challenging project.

The project is a flagship development and, if you’re an experienced Contracts Engineer, it offers you a career-enhancing opportunity.  In this critical site-based role, you’ll provide full contracts support to the on-site management team and other project staff involved in the execution of the works.  Reporting to the Contracts Manager, you’ll have responsibility for:

• Managing contracts, preparation of contract documents, tender evaluation, review of technical documents and maintenance of the contracts database
• Managing contractors and suppliers
• Development & improvement of procedures, negotiations with equipment suppliers, contractors, clients and contractors, in accordance with RCR’s procurement procedures

You must be a flexible, proactive professional with a solid understanding of contract reviews, KPIs, project milestones, variations, and project budgets.  You must have proven skills in project management, and the capacity to liaise with and coordinate internal and external personnel.  Ideally, you’ll have a tertiary qualification in mechanical engineering, or other relevant discipline, with practical experience in the execution of contracts in accordance with Australian and other Standards.


RCR provides a safe, rewarding and dynamic working environment where our actions reflect our core values of integrity, mutual respect, open communication and commitment to goals.  RCR is committed to developing our people and creating outstanding career opportunities.


How to apply

Submit your résumé, complete with a covering letter and quoting reference RCRS004 via email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


RCR is an Equal Opportunity Employer