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Engineer Design

Help shape our cities and communities and connect your work with people. A collaborative team environment and a progressive workplace.

Are you a qualified civil engineer with work experience, looking for a great design role?

People work at Wellington Water because they want to make a difference. Working here means you'll be helping to look after some of our most precious assets: water, human health, and the environment so communities can prosper. We believe people come first.

We're looking for an Engineer Design that has a people-come-first mind-set too.

This is an opportunity to work within our Design Team, designing and project managing a portfolio of water and drainage asset renewal and upgrade projects.  You will take the lead on resolving complex issues, reviewing work and providing support and technical guidance to others. Your projects will include investigations and design through to developing contract documentation and reporting.

You will have a Bachelor of Engineering, Civil (Washington accord) or equivalent, and demonstrate knowledge and experience in the design of drainage and water infrastructure as well as experience in project, contract and relationship management.

You'll be a demonstrated team player with great communication skills (both verbal and written), self-motivated and keen to learn in a growing industry.

Along with your passion for engineering, can-do attitude and customer focused approach, you'll:

  • Have a tertiary Bachelor of Engineering in Civil
  • At least 4 years, preferably more, of relevant work experience, so that you can work independently to solve complex problems
  • Design experience
  • Strong relationship building and communication skills
  • Proven experience in Microsoft products and an ability to grasp other software packages / databases with ease

We are based in easy-to-access Petone, We're proud of our great workplace culture and happy environment. We think you will be too!

Visit our website www.wellingtonwater.co.nz to read about the innovative things we get up to. You can also visit our careers page and read about the great things we do.

Position Description - Engineer, Design

Applications close on Sunday 8 December 2019. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

IBM House

25 Victoria St
5012 Lower Hutt Directions (04) 912 4400

Staff benefits

Learning & Development
Our people are encouraged to identify learning and development opportunities to improve their knowledge and skills, and advance their career

We look after our people. As well as having a comprehensive wellbeing program covering up to the minute hot topics, health, fitness, mental and social wellbeing we also provide inoculations, eye tests, workplace assessments, and other health related events

Five Weeks Annual Leave
Upon completion of two years current continuous service, staff accrue an additional fifth week's annual leave during their third and subsequent years

Work/Life Balance
Work/life balance is recognised as an integral aspect of employee satisfaction. We offer flexible work hours and regular social events


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