Senior Land Development Engineer

Posted 14 June 2024
Job type Permanent

Job description

Are you a seasoned professional in land development engineering looking for an exciting new opportunity? Our esteemed consultancy firm, renowned for its excellence in engineering and design services, is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Land Development Engineer to join their dynamic team due to a steady and consistent pipeline of work, rare in this current market. 

This client is a leading player in the engineering consultancy sector, specialising in delivering innovative and sustainable solutions for a variety of projects across New Zealand. Projects range from large-scale urban developments to infrastructure improvements, and they pride themselves on delivering high-quality, world class services. 

Key Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
  • Lead and manage land development projects from inception through to completion.
  • Provide technical expertise and oversight in the design and implementation of land development projects.
  • Uphold quality and look to improve team outputs regarding design and management of land development projects. 
  • Coordinate with clients, stakeholders, and multidisciplinary teams to ensure project goals are met.
  • Prepare and review engineering plans, reports, and specifications.
  • Mentor and support junior engineers and technical staff.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant standards, regulations, and best practices.
  • Manage construction supervision to the highest level and build strong relationships with contractors and all stakeholders. 
  • Maintain up to date industry knowledge in areas of construction practice, modelling, software and innovation. 
To be successful in this role, you will possess the following: 
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering.
  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in land development engineering.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) licensure or equivalent is desirable. 
  • Strong project management skills with a proven track record of successfully delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in engineering software and tools relevant to land development including AutoCAD and 12D. 
This business offers a market related salary package demonstrating the value they see in your experience, individually tailored professional development programmes, a busy and thriving office culture and environment, and a brand which frankly speaks for itself.

If you are passionate about land development and want to contribute to impactful projects that shape communities, we would love to hear from you. Please apply via the ad for contact Rachel McNickle on