Project Engineer

South Island
$110-130k + package

Position Overview: We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Project Engineer with expertise in roads, structures, or surfacing. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in the planning, execution, and completion of construction projects within these areas, ensuring adherence to high-quality standards and client satisfaction.


  • Collaborate with project teams to plan, execute, and complete construction projects related to roads, structures, and surfacing.
  • Apply specialized knowledge and expertise in roads, structures, and surfacing to provide technical guidance and support throughout all project phases.
  • Develop and review project plans, specifications, and engineering drawings, ensuring compliance with industry standards and client requirements.
  • Coordinate with project managers, engineers, subcontractors, and suppliers to ensure efficient project delivery and adherence to project timelines and budgets.
  • Conduct regular site inspections, quality control checks, and safety audits to ensure compliance with engineering standards, specifications, and safety regulations.
  • Act as a primary point of contact for project stakeholders, providing regular updates and addressing any technical concerns or issues.
  • Maintain accurate records of site activities, including daily reports, progress photos, and as-built drawings.


  • Proven experience as a Project Engineer with expertise in roads, structures, and surfacing projects.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction methods, materials, and techniques related to roads, structures, and surfacing.
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to develop and manage project plans, budgets, and schedules.
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in project management software and other relevant tools.
  • Ability to adapt to changing project scopes and priorities, and to work effectively in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.