Site Engineer
Engineering - Queenstown Lakes

We are recruiting for a Site Engineer to work for a mid tier contractor on a permanent basis throughout the North and South Islands of New Zealand. The work will involve being a part of a team delivering a range of road maintenance and civil contracts within the district.

The company you will be working for is a national construction company with branches across the whole of NZ. They have an extensive and diverse portfolio that covers road maintenance, heavy civils and infrastructure and have a number of projects in the pipeline. 

The requirements of this role include;

  • Ensuring the coordination and control of engineering works through activities of technical, engineering, inspection, scheduling, planning, survey, procurement and quality control.
  • Ensuring works are performed in compliance with the requirements of the relevant specifications, codes and standards;
  • Implementing the inspection and test requirements of the Project Execution Plan;
  • Interpreting engineering documents and drawings for field personnel;
  • Participating in bid evaluation of field subcontracts;
  • Providing general technical assistance to supervisory staff


The successful candidate will have the below;

  • Hold a construction related Degree or Diploma
  • Proven experience working in the construction industry, preferably within civils
  • Competence in planning and organising work schedules
  • Working knowledge of NZ HS&E requirements


The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive salary and package, ongoing training, potential relocation, and a great work life balance.

Are you looking for a change in your engineering career and wish to expand your civil and construction knowledge in New Zealand? If so please apply below!