Roading Engineer Jobs

How to Enter

To Secure a job as a Roading Engineer in the Transportation industry, New Zealand employers commonly expect you to hold relevant Engineering qualification, such as a Bachelor of Engineering or a Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree.


Typical Responsibilities

The job of a Roading Engineer can include some or all of the following responsibilities:

  • Designing and planning roads, highways and public walkways
  • Evaluating whether proposed projects are suitable
  • Liaising with government officials, clients and other professionals
  • Assessing and reducing any potential environmental impact of proposed work
  • Aiding in obtaining building permits and approval
  • Ensuring construction and engineering work is completed correctly and to plans
  • Reporting on work completed



Following a few years’ experience, a Roading Engineer can move into a senior Engineering, managerial or consultant role. Alternatively, other options include specialising in other areas of Civil Engineering, such as Environmental, Geotechnical, Structural, Energy or Water Resources.


Salary Range

45k – 75K 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