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AECOM Civil Engineer in Auckland, New Zealand

Job Summary

The position of Professional Engineer is an Auckland based role, within the Auckland Transportation team. In this role you will undertake MSQA across aviation and highways construction projects. You will also assist with the design and deliver pavements on various projects ranging in size, complexity and scope. The role will require experience in the quality and condition assessment of general civil construction sites and knowledge in pavement materials. Some experience in the investigation or design of road or aviation projects are preferred but not necessary.

As a Professional Engineer it is expected that you will support the aviation and pavement design discipline on civil projects, operate independently, and coordinate deliverables with various disciplines accordingly.

It is also expected that there will be on-going interaction with AECOM’s clients and construction partners as well as a requirement to enhance AECOM’s reputation through project delivery and client interactions.

Minimum Requirements

  • Capable of completing independent construction site inspections to assess quality of work and compliance to contract

  • Is able to assess and seek technical advice from senior engineers on laboratory test results

  • Has some knowledge in and applying the following standards:

  • Austraods Guide series

  • Waka Kotahi standard specifications for road pavement construction

  • Other relevant material/testing NZ standards

  • Knowledge of Auckland Council Design Guides and Standards will be beneficial but not essential.

  • Basic understanding of typical construction plant and testing equipment used on civil projects

  • Knowledgeable in interpreting and assessing construction drawings

  • Demonstrated skills in preparing or writing emails, memos or reports to senior engineers, contractors or the client

  • Able to inspect roading construction sites for the purpose of quality monitoring, inspections or making observations.

  • Familiar with typical pavement construction material (new and existing road materials) such as subgrade, granular, concrete and bituminous products

  • Demonstrated skills in preparing or writing emails, memos or reports to senior engineers or the client

  • Able to effectively collaborate with other disciplines on multidisciplinary projects.

  • Able to clearly communicate quality issues to clients and contractors.

  • Able to share lessons learned and technical knowledge with the wider pavements team.

  • Experience in working airside at an airport will be beneficial but not essential.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualification in Civil Engineer or similar

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 273797BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.