AECOM Principal Civil Engineer in Auckland, New Zealand
New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland
Our Civil Infrastructure team in Auckland is expanding and we are looking for a Principal Civil Engineer. As a Principal you will be a key member of our multi-disciplined design engineering team. To be successful in the role you will utilise your considerable technical and industry experience to provide civil and transportation design engineering input to project teams, developing safe project solutions, and supervising construction activities.
You will provide leadership to professional and technical staff on complex projects that deliver high standard outcomes for AECOM clients. You will also be involved in regular client liaison, business development and winning work.
As a Principal Civil Engineer you will :
Comply with the AECOM Safety, Health & Environment (SH&E) policy by adopting best work practices
Mentor staff in the development of their design and project management skills, enhancing both your own and the company’s capabilities.
Be open to challenges in all aspects of transportation, such as highway, aviation, rail and operational contracts, with appropriate support
Possess and demonstrate solid functional and/or technical knowledge, skills and abilities specific to role/level and apply them effectively in connection with business goals.
Consistently communicate difficult or complex ideas clearly and effectively, with a wide variety of senior, technical, business and management audiences, both inside and outside of AECOM
Build strong relationships with clients to ensure repeat business through the successful delivery of projects
Assist Team Leaders and the Group Manager in the growth of the Transportation Business by delivering on strategic objectives, managing client relations and delivery
Project manage and / or design manage the delivery of significant transportation related design projects
Take responsibility for delivery of tasks and individual projects. This involves technical quality, budget and programme
Checking and verification of calculations, specifications, and drawings.
Experience in transportation design with knowledge of relevant local council and national standards
Preferably in excess of 10 years' experience in a civil engineering role ‘Engineer to the Contract’ or ‘Engineers Representative’ qualifications would be an advantage
Solid experience in key client contract management
Experience in technical advisor or technical reviewer roles for clients
Experience in successfully leading project teams
Experience working as a Consultant
Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or similar
CPEng qualified would be preferable but not essential
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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. 249421BR
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.