Overview

Engineering – Queenstown Lakes
We are recruiting for a Project Engineer with a civils background to work for a mid tier contractor on a permanent basis in throughout the North and South Islands of New Zealand. The projects will involve the reconstruction of roads, drainage, sub divisions and some structures with values up to $50m.

The company you will be working for is a regional construction company with a strong reputation within the area. They have an extensive and diverse portfolio that includes major infrastructure projects, heavy civils, and road construction. This is a fantastic company to work for and have a number of major projects in the pipeline.

For this position, your key responsibilities and duties will include:

Manage the sub contractors on the section of works you are assigned
Manage and mentor both direct and contract project staff
Liaise consistently with the client and stakeholders and your Project Manager
Write method statements, risk assessments and work package plans
Planning weekly and monthly programmes in accordance to projects budget and deadlines
To be successful in this role you will need the following:

Previously worked as a Site or Project Engineer, Project Administrator, Section Engineer, Sub Agent.
Civils, roads, earthworks or drainage experience
Have experience and competent in quality assurance and writing method statements and risk assessments
Completed construction related Degree or Diploma
Hold a valid site safety certificate
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!