Geotechnical Engineer, Christchurch

Posted 09 July 2024
Job type Permanent

Job description

My client is a multidisciplinary consultancy renowned for its proficiency in geotechnical, civil, environmental, and water projects. As a privately owned firm, they boast a robust project portfolio throughout New Zealand. Consequently, they are seeking multiple Senior Geotechnical Engineers to join their teams in Christchurch and Auckland.

In this role, you will oversee the complete project lifecycle for diverse geotechnical projects including renewables, foundations, dams, settlements, retaining walls, slips, and irrigation. Your responsibilities will involve collaborating with both internal teams and external consultants to manage detailed design, conduct site inspections, and prepare comprehensive reports.

To be successful in this role, you will possess the following: 
  • A Bachelor of Engineering University degree.
  • Brilliant communication skills – both verbal and written, with the ability to coordinate with engineers, architects & project managers.
  • Have a passion for Engineering and geotechnical projects.
  • A good sense of humour, with the capability to work in a team environment and solo.
  • At least 4 years of Geotechnical Engineering experience either in New Zealand or overseas.
On offer is a highly competitive salary plus benefits with a well-known name in the industry and with a business that is stable and has a very strong pipeline of secured projects. You will be joining a team
team known for its friendly, supportive atmosphere and genuine camaraderie. You'll always have the backing of your colleagues in any situation. They provide continuous training and mentoring, offering you the chance to expand your knowledge consistently.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button or send your CV to

Candidates based overseas with the relevant tertiary and geotechnical engineering experience will be considered for sponsorship for a skilled working visa.