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AECOM .Senior Transport Designer in Christchurch, New Zealand

Job Summary

This is your opportunity to join an exceptional team that produces great results for clients and develops innovative design solutions. Our continued success in all areas we operate in means that we need to add to our team to help deliver the exciting projects we have on our books and secure the opportunities ahead of us.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work on the full range of transportation projects including large scale highways, urban street renewals and city center developments, airport developments, renewable energy schemes and business cases for Waka Kotahi and local governments. Projects that deliver great outcomes for our clients.

Our Christchurch Civil Infrastructure team has industry leading experts in their field and you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from some of the best in the business.

With the diverse range of projects and clients we work for and the mentoring available from the wider team, this is wonderful opportunity to develop your skills and build a career path that matches your interests and aspirations.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Maintain and develop expertise and stay abreast of developments, current industry issues and best practice in the relevant technical field.

  • Apply innovative new techniques or actions to get things done, and actively encourage creative ideas of others, championing new ideas to higher-level management.

  • Support integrated design through effective communication and coordination with other disciplines.

  • Proficiency in 12d or Open Roads Designer (ORD) Geometric and transport civils design

  • 2D AutoCAD experience were required to support civil design and delivery

  • Contribute to client satisfaction through being responsive, timely and effective in all communication.

  • Take responsibility for the delivery of all aspects of individual projects to a client. This involves technical quality, budget, and programme.

Salary range for this role is $100 - 115k p.a. + benefits. Flexible working pattern including start/finish times and working from home. Ideally we are looking for someone full-time (40 hours per week) but we are open to part-time (30 hours per week) to support and encourage work/life balance.

Minimum Requirements

We are looking for a transportation/civil engineer with a strong technical background with demonstrated experience in civil and transport/geometric design along with:

  • 5 to 10 years’+ relevant experience preferably in a consulting environment with exposure to assisting in the delivery of medium and large scale transportation infrastructure projects

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Good knowledge of design software tools

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Degree in Engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Environmental, or similar), or equivalent

  • CPEng status - desirable (or working towards)

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. 271186BR

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.