Civil Engineer
Engineering - Queenstown Lakes

We are recruiting for Civil Engineers to work on a permanent basis, through out the North and South Islands of New Zealand. The work will involve being a part of a team delivering a range of civil projects with values ranging from $1m to $20m.

The company you will be working for is a national construction company with regional branches across the whole of New Zealand. They have an extensive and diverse portfolio that includes major infrastructure projects, building works, heavy civils, and road construction. This is a fantastic company to work for and have a number of major projects in the pipeline. 

The requirements of this role include;

  • Consult with clients, government officials and other professionals on the requirements of each project
  • Evaluate the suitability of proposed construction and development sites
  • Plan and design structures such as roads, drainage systems, buildings, dams or wharves
  • Work out whether structures will be able to withstand the loads that will be placed on them by people, weather and other natural forces
  • Prepare reports, working drawings and specifications
  • Prepare cost estimates and evaluate the cost efficiency of projects
  • Assess environmental impacts of proposed developments
  • Get plans approved by relevant authorities and obtain building permits
  • Supervise construction to ensure structures are built correctly
  • Ensure assets such as water plants and roading are efficiently managed.
  • Skills and knowledge

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!