Principal Civil Engineer

Close Date: April 10, 2020

Country: New Zealand

Region: Auckland

Sector: Bridges & Civil Structures

Job Description PDF: https://wspnz.my.salesforce.com/sfc/p/7F000000s3kn/a/7F0000000v0x/dVrhSlK0.gjf8bI7NBDsnC.aH24gyUhB9M5Y5kjWwE0

At WSP it’s the commitment to our people that sets us apart, and the calibre of our people that makes us great. Our collective strength allows us to think globally while acting locally to deliver iconic projects. It is our people who make this possible.

We are looking for Senior Engineer to join our Auckland Civil Structures team. You will provide professional consulting services in the areas of civil engineering, utilities engineering, and project management.


The Role: 
  • Form part of a team engaged in providing consultancy services to clients, potentially in respect to all types of structural engineering and minor civil engineering structures (mobile communications towers, water retaining structures and utility poles etc).
  • Be an active member of the team to investigate and undertake a range of projects and assist in the development of proposals.
  • Provide general support to the team providing professional services to project managers and clients to ensure quality, efficiency and cost effectiveness of those services.
  • Connect with senior staff to train and develop your skills through mentorship.
  • Develop and prepare engineering drawings, plans, diagrams and layouts from engineering sketches using a computer-aided design software (AutoCAD, Revit)
  • Ensure that appropriate verification and technical reviews are undertaken on all projects.
  • Assist with the management of projects, including timely and clear reporting and record systems.
  • Ensure that safe working practices are followed at all times.

You will have: 
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to optimise and prioritise conflicting demands.
  • A tertiary qualification in civil engineering or NZCE (Equivalent) with appropriate training and experience.
  • Current Drivers Licence.
  • 6+ years of professional experience.
  • Experience in computer-aided draughting software (e.g. AutoCAD, Revit)

For further information, please view the position description. To apply, just follow the link and apply online. 

He aha te mea nui o te ao. He tāngata, he tāngata, he tāngata.
What is the most important thing in the world? It is people, it is people, it is people.