project engineer in Christchurch

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job details

christchurch, canterbury
job type
NZ$ 90,000 - NZ$ 100,000 per year
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amy green, randstad
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job description

This company is an innovative market leader that continues to build on its success, year by year, lead by an experienced team of civil construction professionals.

With further growth throughout the South Island and with major Civil projects underway, there is a vacancy to join this already successful team as a Project Engineer. This challenging role requires a person that is comfortable and competent in working on detailed and large projects and someone looking to make their mark within the company and region.

You will be responsible for –

  • Coordinating and administering construction engineering activities to ensure the project is delivered in accordance with time, budget and quality.
  • Providing engineering support to Supervisors and other teams in the field
  • Fostering the relationships with project customers (surrounding communities and towns)
  • Participation in project tendering and preparation of proposals
  • Verification of subcontractors claims and variations

Minimum requirements for this role include the following –

  • Tertiary (degree) qualification in civil or mechanical
  • Basic experience managing, earthworks and roading construction
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully and autonomously within fast paced projects and environments
  • Proven background supporting supervisors and managers with engineering and technical queries as well as client requirements and reporting
  • Focus and commitment to a zero harm environment

In return, we offer rewarding careers, genuine opportunities to develop and grow, and a workplace culture that values and recognises effort and contribution.

For more information on this role and others in the Civil Construction sector space, please call Amy Green on 03 335 3820.

To apply for this role, please forward your up to date CV in a word format to Amy Green at or click on the appropriate link.

Only those with a Valid Work Visa or Full Working Rights for New Zealand will be considered.

The Randstad CPE team (Construction, Property and Engineering), Sharon McSporran (Design Engineering Specialist), Tanya Guerin (Commercial and Residential Construction Specialist), Amy Green (Civil Construction Specialist) are currently resourcing for a number of permanent and contract positions. For full details please visit our website at or call the team on 0800 86 96 75. Thank


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