Senior Land Development Engineer

Job title : Senior Land Development Engineer
Location : Wellington
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Juanel van Jaarsveld
Job reference : JV72006

The team has been formed around the strength and experience of its people who have designed, consented and delivered land development and civil projects across New Zealand for many years. Due to growth and expansion they are offering a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Site Engineering Surveyor to join their team.


Working in an experienced, technically advanced environment , you will be involved in a range of Civil Engineering development and infrastructure projects which include scheme concept design for earthworks, water supply, roading, temporary works, erosion and sediment control design. You will also be involved in to planning approvals, financial forecasting, Contract procurement, implementation, site management/testing/commissioning, and compliance certifications.


Other responsibilities include:

  • Management of financial and technical aspects of projects

  • Exposure to resource management processes including; consenting (subdivision and land-use) which may involve production of reports, calculations, evidence, and consultation; environmental, legislative, and regulatory compliance.

​In return you will be able to develop and enhance your skills as a CPEng through leading small projects of your own from start to finish. In time, building up to operate large project portfolios of your own in a supportive environment.


You will also be rewarded with:

  • Competitive salary with paid memberships and training

  • A collaborative, civil-industry focused, vibrant team.

  • Flexible, modern, and technology focused work environment.

  • Working in a vibrant medium sized business where personal recognition and reward is valued.

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • A Degree in Civil or Natural Resources Engineering

  • Recognised as (or working toward) a Chartered Professional Engineer

  • An understanding of civil design for water supply, stormwater, and wastewater reticulation and distribution systems

  • Experience with contract law and NZS3910

  • Experience working alongside 12d and modelling software packages advantageous but not essential

  • Experience with earthworks and erosion and sediment control advantageous

  • New Zealand Driver's License (Full)


This is a great opportunity to get working experience in a well regarded company on exciting projects in the region.

For more information on this or other opportunities within the Engineering sector, phone in confidence, Juanel on +64 4 471 6985, apply online or email your CV to jobs@roblawmax.co.nz Ref: JV72006