Site Engineer

Job title : Site Engineer
Location : Upper Hutt
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Thomas Smith
Job reference : TS69967

Our client who have a significant track record in the successful delivery of civil infrastructure pipe laying and general contracting projects is seeking an experienced Site Engineer to join their successful and growing team.

The ideal candidate will have a practical approach to Civil Contracting with a deep understanding of the Commercial side and be comfortable to take the lead in ensuring that tender documentation is compiled and submitted accurately and in accordance to the client’s parameters. To succeed in this position it is essential that you are client focussed, responsive and highly organised.

Key responsibilities:

  • Liaison and reporting to the Consultants

  • Quality Assurance

  • Develop Safety Plans

  • Traffic Management planning

  • Responsible for the compliance requirements & documentation

We are looking for a down-to-earth individual who can demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Tertiary qualified in either NZCE / NZ Diploma or BE

  • Min 3 years New Zealand based working experience in a similar role is essential

  • Working understanding of the project management process

  • Strong working understanding of Health, Safety and Environmental legislation

  • Effective understanding of NZ3910

  • Previous experience in TMP design and submittal

  • Previous experience using Pro-Core (Training will be given if not familiar)

  • Proven experience in quality assurance, site auditing and risk assessment

  • Awareness of ISO 9001 standards

  • Computer literacy

In return you will be rewarded with an attractive salary package which includes a vehicle & mobile, have great exposure to a variety of projects and have the opportunity to further your career.

Please note that applicants must have the right to accept permanent employment in New Zealand and will be required to participate in random drug testing as a condition of employment.

For more information contact Thomas Smith on (04) 917 0868 / 021 917 295, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref:TS69967