Project Engineer

$110000-130000 p.a NZD

Our client, a well know contractor in New Zealand, are currently seeking Project Engineers in Wellington.

You will be involved in a range of projects with a focus on foundations, piling, anchoring and ground improvement. This includes responsibility for a wide range of project requirements, from commercial management to project planning and risk management. As such this role will provide you with strong exposure to this engineering sector which is in strong demand nationally.


  • We are looking for someone with experience, ideally at least 3-5 years, in piling and ground improvement techniques and familiar with the plant and equipment associated with these disciplines.
  • You will have strong interpersonal and communication skills which will allow you to proactively supervise and monitor staff to deliver work on programme, within spec and budget.
  • You will have good planning skills and the ability to effectively deal with a range of site based challenges as a result of your ability to come up with innovative and cost effective solutions.
  • Your commitment to ensuring the highest standards of Health & Safety, environmental and quality management will be another strength. This role, in terms of career development, will lead towards the position of Project Manager, and so this is something you will have your sights set on.