Project Engineer - Construction

Job title : Project Engineer - Construction
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Sam Phillips
Job reference : SP71690

I’m working with one of Auckland’s leading construction contractors, they have a strong management team, a fantastic team culture, excellent values, an effective growth strategy and great projects on the books. There aren’t many companies who can boast all of these aspects, they truly are excelling now that we’re in recovery mode. The company has a dynamic and supportive culture, a good social aspect and experienced leadership. They are now looking to add a switched-on Project Engineer to their successful operation. The role will suit someone looking to step up into PM work in the future.

This vacancy is a solid opportunity for a motivated and driven construction professional to get on board with a growing construction business. They leverage and nurture long term relationships with their clients and deliver projects to a very high standard. The position of Project Engineer works closely with a number of people internally and externally, primarily supporting the Project and Site Managers. The successful applicant will be involved in projects from start to finish and will cover elements such as design co-ordination, scheduling, procurement, quality assurance and operational management. The position will be split across site and office work, managing priorities and co-ordinating work of subcontractors in accordance with the project priorities schedule.

Skills and experience required:

  • Construction Degree or Diploma PLUS 4+ years experience of working on construction projects in New Zealand in construction or fit-out

  • Experience in the construction of buildings structures (steel, concrete, timber, engineering thereof)

  • Experience working on complex building or interior fit-out projects

  • Strong understanding the construction process, design and subcontractor involvement

  • Able to work well on site and in the office

  • Motivated and professional approach

  • A flexible and can-do attitude is expected

  • The ability to prioritise work and have strong planning / organisational skills

  • An ability to work independently or in a team

A good base salary is on offer, along with excellent ongoing opportunities for the right person. The company is dynamic, innovative, and well respected - this is definitely a business you will be proud to work for!

To apply, click apply or send your CV to quoting reference SP71690. For more info or a confidential discussion, call Sam on 09 951 5010.