Contract Engineer Jobs

How to Enter

To help you secure a role as a Contact Engineer in New Zealand, it’s recommended to complete a relevant graduate qualification, such as a Bachelor of Engineering or Quantity Surveying. Previous experience in Procurement, Surveying and Administration will also be beneficial.


Typical Responsibilities

The typical job responsibilities of a Contract Engineer can include any of the following:

  • Reviewing, negotiating and amending bid contracts with clients
  • Drafting contractual documentation including the terms of service
  • Adjusting existing contracts as required
  • Building and maintaining long-term relationships with clients, customers, and suppliers
  • Monitoring supplier performance and service-levels
  • Providing contractual and procurement assistance to the rest of the business
  • Ensuring all contracts and bids are complaint with legislation and regulations



With training and experience, many Contract Engineers can choose to progress their careers further in commercial procurement by securing the role of Senior Contracts Engineer, Lead Contracts Engineer, Contracts Manager or Commercial Manager. In addition, they can also decide to move to other industries such as Construction, Civil Engineering or Manufacturing.


Salary Range

45K – 80K per annum (NZD)


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Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955



Physical Address:
Level 1, Altrans House,
104 Quay Street
Auckland 1010
New Zealand
Tel: +64 9 951 5011 


Physical Address:
50A Ossian Street
Napier 4110
New Zealand
Tel: 0800 868 436


Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
477 Boundary Street
QLD 4000
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427