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Design Engineer

Close Date: November 30, 2018

Country: New Zealand

Region: Hamilton

Sector: Transport

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Transport yourself to the next level

WSP Opus are team of experts who aspire every day to transform infrastructure to create better, sustainable communities.  We believe the greatest infrastructure starts with people and through our collaborative approach we're creating innovative solutions for future generations.
Needed is a Design Engineer - Highway Design to join our growing team in Hamilton. You will assist in the geometric design for assigned roading projects utilising 12D, MX or Civil3D as a design tool, helping senior designers with technical reviews, verifications and Audits according to approved procedures.
The opportunity:
Be part of a national transportation engineering team
Multi-disciplinary exposure as part of our main design centre
Support the Team Leader and Work Group Manager to build effective networks and working relationships with key stakeholders and especially clients, current and future.
You will ensure that all projects and activities have an approved safety plan and that health and safety issues are managed through the project plan.
Providing design and draughting services primarily for a broad range of civil projects for a variety of clients
Preparation of tender/scheme/construction drawings, using MX Roads, AutoCAD/Civil 3D software, 12D and Infraworks for a wide range of civil works
Developing internal client relationships and delivering an exceptional service within agreed time frames.

You will have:
A tertiary qualification in civil engineering or NZCE (Equivalent) with appropriate training and experience.
Experience in a multitude of different projects within highly skilled design team. Projects, minor improvements, maintenance schemes for national regional safety works. NZTA and local govt councils.
3 + year’s professional experience as a civil engineering technician / engineer
Proficient in the use of AutoCAD
Proficient in the modelling packages OpenRoads, MX Roads, Civil 3D or 12D or Infraworks
Good knowledge of the relevant highways design codes and standards
And how about you? You'll be agile, invested in your career have the technical expertise and the commercial acuity to contribute to our business.  In return, we'll offer you a career-defining role, interesting and meaningful projects working with world leading experts. We foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and success.