Civil CAD Designer - Queenstown

Posted 02 August 2023
Salary$90,000 - $110,000
Job type Permanent

Job description

One of the leading Civil Engineering Consultancy’s in New Zealand is excited to be recruiting for a Civil CAD Designer to join their Queenstown office.  
This specialist civil engineering consultancy has been running for 13 years under its current owners but was operational for a long time prior to that under different ownership. With an office in Queenstown and Auckland the company specialises in civil engineering projects in the form of residential and industrial subdivisions, retirement villages and the infrastructure and civil site works of building projects.  Their staff form partnerships with other specialist companies to ensure the successful delivery of all projects.
Over the last 13 years they’ve experienced consistent growth largely through referred work and have recently won another long term – large scale contract for another one of New Zealand’s largest land and property developers. As such this Civil CAD Designer role is business critical and has come about on the back of consistent growth.

This all-encompassing role will give you great exposure to the broad and varied elements of land development including but not limited to:
  • CAD Design and draughting using AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Site observation
  • Field surveying
  • Administration and other general duties as required

  • Hold a minimum of Bachelor of Engineering Technology / Diploma of Engineering or NZCE.
  • 4 + years of NZ experience in Land Development Design
  • Significant experience in land development design including earthworks, roading, hydrology, drainage, detention, and water reticulation
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil3D
  • The ability to perform Land Development design independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong computer skills including Excel, Word, and MS Project
  • Practical analytical skills and the good numerical reasoning
  • A full driver licence
Soft Skills:
  • Strong problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work with multiple tasks and changing priorities.
  • High attention to detail
  • Initiative and be results focused
  • Attention to detail and the ability to work with multiple tasks and changing priorities.
This opportunity is not one to be missed and is sure to be snapped up soon so apply now. For questions, get in touch with our Engineering Recruitment Consultant, Hugh Miller, today on 027 305 0677 for a confidential chat.
All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.