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Senior Project Engineer


Join growing tier two main contractor in NZ, as a Senior Project Engineer! Exciting projects, strong prospects, and career growth await. Apply now!


Are you a motivated and skilled Civil Project Engineer looking to take the next step in your career? Are you looking for development in a growing environment where your contributions are valued? If so, this opportunity may be for you perfect opportunity for you!

This employer is a rapidly growing tier two main contractor with an impressive portfolio of civil construction projects throughout New Zealand. With a solid reputation for delivering excellence and innovation, they are a proud and equal opportunities employer committed to building sustainable infrastructure that positively impacts local communities.

The Role:

They are seeking a dedicated and passionate Senior Project Engineer where you will play a pivotal role in the successful delivery of various civil projects, ensuring they are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a flat-structured project management team, clients, and stakeholders to plan and execute civil construction projects effectively.
  • Prepare and review project schedules, ensuring adherence to timelines and milestones.
  • Oversee the construction site, ensuring compliance with safety regulations and best practices.
  • Monitor project progress, identify potential issues, and implement corrective measures to keep projects on track.
  • Work closely with subcontractors and suppliers to maintain strong working relationships and drive project efficiency.
  • Perform technical analysis, feasibility studies, and cost estimation for upcoming projects.
  • Assist in the preparation of project documentation, reports, and budget analysis.
  • Actively participate in design reviews and value engineering initiatives to optimize project outcomes.


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Project Engineer in the civil construction industry, ideally 8+ years experience.
  • Strong knowledge of, and demonstrable examples of civil engineering principles, techniques, and regulations.
  • A background in structures, piling and concrete is a bonus, however a generalist project engineer would also be suitable.
  • Proficiency in project management tools and software.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse teams.
  • A proactive approach to problem-solving and a keen eye for detail.
  • Commitment to safety and a drive for delivering high-quality results.



  • Join a thriving and expanding company with a strong commitment to employee development.
  • Work on exciting and challenging civil construction projects that positively impact communities across the North Island.
  • Enjoy a supportive and collaborative work environment with opportunities for growth and advancement.
  • Competitive salary package, company vehicle and tools of trade.

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Job listing published:
April 2, 2024

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