Principal Stormwater Engineer - Auckland or Hamilton


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Applications Close - End of Day: 30-09-2020


New Zealand

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Water at Beca 

Our multi-disciplinary team works across water, wastewater and stormwater, as well as surface waters and irrigation; partnering with clients spanning the municipal, industrial, transportation, commercial, mining and agricultural sectors. Together we make things happen on projects throughout New Zealand, Australia, the Pacific and South East Asia. As our clients continue to call on our expertise, we’re right there beside them and are looking for more great people to join our team.

We embrace the fact that people are our greatest asset.  It’s our people that set us apart, and who our clients keep coming back to. Passionate about what we do and the culture we have developed, we believe that key to our success is the teamwork and collaboration fostered, not only within our Water team, but right across the Beca Group.

This commitment to our people, means that we understand that it’s not always easy juggling work with everything else life throws at us.  Which is why we are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for all opportunities in the Beca team – in either a part-time or full-time capacity.

The opportunity

To be part of this exciting growth, we are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Principal/Senior Associate Stormwater Engineer to join us and work with key clients in our Auckland office.  Project work typically encompasses medium to large projects in the region, but you will also have the opportunity to work on other projects throughout New Zealand and across the Pacific. 

Working with some of New Zealand’s best designers and engineers to deliver flagship projects, you will:

*Leadership of stormwater engineering across multiple projects in different regions

*Provide technical design advice for civil and multi-disciplinary projects, specifically for roads, drainage and general civil engineering

*Job delivery, including experience in work planning and financial management, together with client relationship skills and proposal preparation

*Building strong customer relationships, and demonstrate your ability to understand our client's core business and ensure that services meet their expectations 

*Lead design teams undertaking drainage and civil engineering design for a wide variety of schemes including transport corridors, industrial engineering, and land development

*Build strong internal and external relationships

About you

You will have a Civil Engineering Degree, with a strong track record earned in a consulting engineering environment and professional accreditation.  You are highly experienced in assessing and solving stormwater management issues, preparing engineering designs; preparing technical assessments (for resource consent applications, management plans etc.).

Self-motivated, you strive for technical excellence and exceeding client expectations.  You are passionate about developing and motivating others, whilst ensuring that the team works collaboratively to meet project deliverables.

What we offer

A career with Beca will provide you with:

*Professional development opportunities.

*A supportive and caring work environment where you can bring your whole self to work.

*Flexible working arrangements to balance your personal / family commitments.

*Opportunities to learn from our industry experts and technical gurus across the Asia-Pacific.

*Highly supportive environment of sharing and collaboration.

*Excellent benefits provided to all staff – including discounted health insurance, discounts on gym memberships, and a huge number of social club events. 

Beca prides itself on supporting a diverse and inclusive culture – open to inputs from creative people of all genders, ethnicity, identity, thought and experiences.

Ready to make the move? 

New Zealand has lots to offer whether you are looking for greenery, beaches or ski slopes we really do have options to suit all. Wherever you choose to live we have work options to suit.  

If you want to make everyday better, apply online today on the link below. If you have any questions, call Autumn English - Talent Acquisition Business Partner on +64 9 3365 954. 

About Beca 

Beca is one of Asia Pacific's largest independent advisory, design and engineering consultancies. 2020 is a landmark year for Beca, representing both the dawn of a new decade and the beginning of our 2nd century. Throughout this year, we will celebrate our innovators, our thinkers, our explorers and our entrepreneurs; past, present and future.

We are a team of 3300-plus who brings a wide range of perspectives and expertise to every client and challenge, creating resourceful, smart solutions from our collective experience and insights. 

While our experience has been 100 years in the making, it’s the fresh talent we’re nurturing, the innovative thinking we’re developing and the connections that we’re forging that gets us most excited for the future.