Civil Engineering Professionals


New Zealand: Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin and 12 other cities

Length of Position: Full Time


Due to the national shortage of Civil Engineering Professionals, positions exist with a number of our clients for Qualified and experienced Civil Engineering Professionals. The roles are exciting and varied they involve planning, designing and supervising the construction and repair of infrastructure such as buildings, roads, bridges, tunnels, dams, water systems, waste water treatment plants and wharves.


Your Responsibilities:
* Consulting with clients, other professionals and government officials
* Studying, investigating and evaluating construction and land-development sites
* Planning and designing structures such as roads, drainage and buildings
* Obtaining plans approved by relevant authorities
* Preparation of cost estimates and contract documents
* Tender contracts and finding contractors
* Supervising and monitoring of construction to ensure structures are built to plan, and set standards
* Ensure assets, such as regional water plants and roading, and their allocated budgets are efficiently managed


Ongoing permanent


- Knowledge of civil engineering
- Creative and design skills
- Skill in analyzing and interpreting information, such as clients' requirements
- Knowledge of surveying methods
- Knowledge of relevant legislation such as the Resource Management Act, the New Zealand Building Code, by-laws and town planning regulations
- Problem-solving skills
- Planning and organizational skills
- Good communication skills
- Writing skills for producing reports
- Computer skills, including the ability to use computer-aided design (CAD) software.
- At least three years working experience in a Civil Engineering environment
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering

Minimum Education


Job Types

  • Engineering (Civil)
  • Environmental Management
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Occupational, Envir. Health
  • Sustainable Development


Possible entry / relocation. Stipend for the right candidates, salaries vary, but Civil Engineers etc usually earn between 65,000 and 99,100 NZD per year, depending on experience and qualifications.

Experience Required


    Substantial (3years +) experience in municipal construction or associated civil engineering network of activities.

This Program is open to

American, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi and South African Participants.

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • In-Person Interview Required
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Resume
  • Written Application