Crescent Consulting

Consultant Geotechnical Engineer

Crescent Consulting

Creative and IT

Applications Close - End of Day: 20-05-2010


New Zealand

Work type:

  • CPEng or Equivalent Needed
  • Big Technical Challenges
  • Christchurch based


Who is hiring?

Our client is an employee-owned firm providing geotechnical, geological, environmental and hydrologic consulting services. The NZ team numbers 70 and is spread across three sites.


The Role: 

You will be working in the Christchurch office and performing the following tasks;

  • Project management of a wide range of geotechnical investigations.
  • Field investigations & managing field staff working on projects you are Project Manager on.
  • Geotechnical analysis and design of specific geotechnical problems including but not limited to slope stability, liquefaction assessments and settlement calculations.
  • Liaise with your peers and colleagues on a wide range of projects.
  • Review geotechnical reports.
  • Mentor junior and casual staff and assist with their growth.


What you will need: 

  • BE (Civil) or ME & CPEng;
  • 10+ years of geotechnical consulting experience;
  • Design and management of ground investigations;
  • Experience in Geotechnical design including earthworks, foundations, settlement calculations, retaining systems and liquefaction analysis;
  • Data analysis, modelling and interpretative report writing;
  • Experience in managing your own projects;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


What’s in it for you?

Working for this organisation will be a proud addition to your professional portfolio and you will enjoy the culture and international development opportunities.


For inquiries please contact Richard Copeland on or phone 021 866 492 stating reference #647