The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. We have an insatiable curiosity about solutions to move people and goods safely and efficiently across the globe. From rail systems mobilising accessible transit, to ports linking land and sea – when it comes to connecting the people and places of tomorrow, the future of transport depends on us.
Due to ongoing project success in our New Zealand Transport region, we are now seeking an Associate Civil Engineer – Roads & Highways to help support the growth of the team. Reporting to the Section Leader – Roads & Highways, the role will work alongside Senior Associate and Principal Engineers taking a lead role with project delivery, design and project/task management activities, for positioning and winning projects involving a range of services.
The role will assist commercial, project management, engineering and design technical leaders to create opportunities for Jacobs to plan, develop, deliver and operate a range of projects. You will support leaders, in terms of team development and growth, building design capability and growing the portfolio. There will be a requirement to mentor and assist in the development of more junior Engineers, particularly training in the use of civil modelling / analysis software.
Key requirements for the role: -
- Extensive civil design experience.
- Strong knowledge of general civil design principles relating to roads and highways
- In depth knowledge of local NZ road design standards and how to implement these standards on projects.
- Knowledge of relevant road design software including: Autodesk CAD / Civil 3D / BIM 360, 12D, Navisworks, Bentley/Microstation/Open Roads
- Experienced delivering and contributing to large multidisciplinary engineering projects through differing procurements methods and design stages.
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With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.
Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.