Grey District Council

Engineering Opportunities

Grey District Council

Government Services

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Applications Close - End of Day: 15-01-2019


New Zealand

Work type:

  • 2 x Roles: Team Leader - Transportation & Assistant Engineer 
  • Lifestyle Location 
  • Greymouth - West Coast Based


Our Client

The Grey District Council serves a community of 13,000 residents with a vision for the district to be progressive and sustainable, where people want to live, work, play and invest. The Grey District is at the 'Heart of the West Coast' where the sea, mountains and lakes are only a moment away, combined with its community facilities, provides an excellent lifestyle. For more information go to

Our client offers a family friendly environment with flexible working options, along with generous leave and superannuation provisions. For more information on the organisation visit:

The Roles

Our client is seeking two experienced Engineers to join their team;

  • Team Leader – Transportation Engineering; focused on the transportation infrastructure including roads, bridge, footpaths, and traffic management
  • Assistant Engineer - focused on utilities including the 3 waters and solid waste management

Both roles include the provision of engineering knowledge, asset, emergency and contract management as well as strong stakeholder engagement. The Team Leader role also oversees infrastructure strategies feeding into the LTP and provides management and strong leadership to their team in order to meet key outcomes for their department.

Your Skills and Experience

To succeed in these roles, it is likely you will have engineering, project experience in a relevant professional discipline (transportation, civil infrastructure or 3 waters) and hold appropriate qualifications. In addition, you will have the ability to build effective, collaborative relationships and have solid knowledge of the standards, current trends and legislation to deliver innovative and practical engineering solutions.

To Apply

If you are a driven engineer who embraces the opportunity to have a positive influence for your community, please submit your cover letter and CV by selecting the ‘Apply’ button. Initial enquiries are welcome by phoning Nick Carter on 345 8764. 

A Position Description for the role is available for download at the bottom of the job listing at

Applications close 5pm on Tuesday 15th January

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