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Senior Structural Engineer

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  • Salary:

    NZD100000 - NZD120000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

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  • Job ref:

    JN -042020-70551

  • Published:

    14 May 2020

  • Expiry date:

    14 June 2020

​Arguably one of the best within the Structural Engineering field, this locally owned multidisciplinary consultancy pride themselves on their ability to work through complex projects and deliver outcomes to impeccable standards. Even in the current climate, they are a buoyant business with a strong pipeline of work across the retail, commercial and residential sectors. They have worked on high profile projects that have made headlines around the country and are now looking for a Senior Structural Engineer to join on board their diverse team.

Working across a wide array of projects at varying stages in the project lifecycle will see you gain exposure to a variety of fields not usually afforded in the current engineering market. With a 360 approach to their work, you will have full control of the project including initial site investigations and feasibility studies, preparing design packages from concept stage through to detailed design, report writing and construction monitoring. In addition to these core duties, you will be tasked with leading concurrent projects and mentoring junior and intermediate engineers through complex challenges through the project lifecycle. Due to this, you will be sure to keep up with current technical principles via external training seminars and personal learning.

Ideally you will have:

  • Bachelor of Engineering degree (Washington Accord accredited)

  • 6+ years post graduate experience

  • Solid understanding of seismic principles and standards

  • Experience working on domestic projects

  • CPEng qualified (or close to)

To succeed in this role, you will bring your extensive networks and technical knowledge to the fore and act in a technical capacity. As part of a collaborative team of civil and structural engineers, you will have brilliant communication skills (written & verbal) and a strong desire to further grow both you and your team's technical skills. Additionally, you will use your communication skills and technical knowledge to further develop opportunities for the business through both your existing network and business development activities.

On offer is a lucrative package including an above market salary, flexible/remote working options, a well-defined career progression plan and a project portfolio to get stuck straight into. Their company culture is highly acclaimed throughout the industry due to their social nature and support for their staff. With a stable and highly skilled leadership team, there is a strong network of support available across all disciplines. This is a brilliant opportunity to join a consultancy that is not only surviving the current Covid-19 situation, but thriving and will be interviewing during the lockdown period, so if you're looking for a step up in your career, get in touch today.

For further information on this, and a number of other similar positions, please contact Varshaa Veerakumar at Cobalt Recruitment on 027 274 3203 or by applying directly to this advert. All communication will be treated in the strictest of confidence.