senior civil engineer in Auckland

thomas walker, randstad
job type
NZ$ 110,000 - NZ$ 130,000 per year
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job details

job type
working hours
NZ$ 110,000 - NZ$ 130,000 per year
5 years
reference number
thomas walker, randstad
09 336 0384
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job description

Are you looking for a chance to step up in your career? Want to take the lead managing your own team? Looking for a supportive environment with a strong and stable pipeline of varying work?

This company is a well established team of engineering consultants; known for being leaders in delivering quality solutions in the water infrastructure industry. They have been in business for over 40 years and have the experience, systems and relationships in place to be very successful at what they do.

Employing around 30 staff currently they are at a size where you feel like you can make a real impact to the business. With 20% of the team being chartered you can be sure there is plenty of wisdom around to help you in your professional development.

Their purpose built offices in West Auckland deliver a pleasant working environment and even come with gym to help you keep in shape. Their team is friendly, diligent and celebrate their successes.

Due to continued growth an exciting opportunity presents itself for a Civil Engineer with ideally 7 years + experience in the water industry to step into a key role within the business.

Reporting into the Director of Civil Engineering you will be responsible for sourcing, managing and completing a variety of 3 waters engineering work for the businesses key clients. You will also be involved in team leadership and business development, so a desire to develop your career in this direction is essential.

The pipeline for water infrastructure is strong so you can count on an abundance of opportunities and a stable workload moving forward.

The ideal candidates for this role would have gained strong technical knowledge in a larger consultancy and will now be looking to step into a role where they can lead client interactions, manage projects and build their own team.

Other key attributes we are looking for are:

  • Strong technical knowledge of 3 waters and drainage engineering.
  • Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering.
  • The ability to form quality relationships with clients.
  • Excellent written and verbal english communication skills.
  • A positive attitude.

Ideally you will also possess:

  • 7 years + experience working on 3 waters projects ideally within a consulting environment.
  • 3-5 years NZ experience.
  • Strong relationships with key stakeholders in the Auckland Water Industry.
  • Previous leadership experience

As for opportunity, the sky's the limit. Of course the following benefits are on offer:

  • A competitive salary.
  • Conveniently located new offices with free car parking AND in house gym room.
  • Friday night drinks, social club and office sports team

So, if you are really motivated, autonomous and have a positive attitude then give me a call on 09 336 0384 for a confidential conversation. Alternatively send your updated resume in word format to as this could be a life changing opportunity for you.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Civil Engineering, Water

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree