Senior Civil Engineer and Project Manager - Nelson


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


New Zealand

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Senior Civil Engineer and Project Manager

Water at Beca 

Our multi-disciplinary team works across water, wastewater and storm water, 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 

Nelson is truly an extraordinary place to live and work, set amongst stunning landscapes of mountains, beaches and forests you’ll find a great mix of affordable living, both local and national projects and opportunity to take advantage of the great outdoors.  

Our small but close-knit Nelson team of 15 make a positive impact on the day to day life of people in the region. As our team goes from strength to strength, we are looking for a water focused Senior Civil Engineer and Project Manager to join the team in our Nelson office. You will become part of the Beca Water Team, consisting of 150 water professionals delivering water and wastewater solutions across New Zealand and Australia.   

In this role you will have the chance to: 

*Lead the delivery of multiple stormwater, water and wastewater conveyance projects for our clients in the Wellington region with an emphasis on quality and service 

*Act as Beca’s project manager, liaising with our regional clients and delivering effective solutions  

*Help to deliver sustainable community outcomes through our projects, by focussing on aspects such as carbon reduction and reducing wider environmental impacts  

*Use your strong customer relationship skills to understand our client's core business and ensure that our services meet their expectations  

*Provide technical advice to staff members, and embrace a culture that values teamwork 

*Plan, assemble and manage resources to deliver your projects on-time and on-budget 

*See projects through from concept to client handover  

About you 

You will be a professionally qualified individual, with a strong track record in the successful delivery of design and construction of 3-water projects in a consulting environment.  This experience will be across technical, delivery and client facing activities and you will have the natural ability to build wide and effective networks of contacts inside and outside of the organisation, ultimately leading to continuing work and repeat business. If you haven’t already achieved it, we encourage professional body certification and registration. 

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. 

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