Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging.
That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind .
Stantec has a healthy, diverse and exciting workload with a number of regionally significant construction projects so we are looking to strengthen our team in Wellington with a suitably experienced and Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency accredited Engineer to Contract.
About the role
You will administer and manage construction contracts as well as undertaking on-site construction monitoring, surveillance and quality assurance, and liaising collaboratively with contractors and clients.
We work in multi-disciplinary teams to provide cost-effective, practical, innovative technology and engineering solutions.
This is your chance to take that next step and use your technical know-how together with your investigation, analytical and management skills to deliver excellent service to our key projects.
There will be a mix of transportation projects, including council, Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency and private sector.
The role in a snapshot will encompass the following :
Undertaking contract management and administration and on-site construction monitoring for road and highway improvement projects as the Engineer to Contract.
Directing or carrying out site investigations and observations, engineering calculations, report writing and undertaking feasibility studies for a variety of transportation projects.
Preparing project specific procurement plans.
Preparing tender / contract documents including specifications.
Leading or assisting in the evaluation of tenders and reporting.
Assist with the planning, programming and co-ordination of specific projects in conjunction with the project manager or project technical lead to ensure that clients’ needs are identified and met.
Engineer to Contract - Wellington
To be successful for this role you'll need :
A relevant technical qualification e.g. BEng. NZCE, BEngTech, Dip Eng.
CPEng accreditation (or equivalent).
Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency Engineer to Contract accreditation to at least Level 2 (or sufficient experience to gain accreditation).
A minimum 10 years’ post graduate engineering experience.
A solid foundation of technical knowledge on standard processes and procedures in technical fields of earthworks, structures and pavements.
A solid understanding of NZS 3910 : 2013.
Contract management and site monitoring experience, with a minimum of 5 years gained in consultancy.
Experience of leading multidisciplinary design projects with remote resources.
Strong investigation, analytical and report writing skills.
Excellent inter-personal skills and an ability to build trust and provide support to peers and clients.
Experience in both the public and private sectors.
Have a strong interest in professional development and growing a challenging career in contract and construction management.
Job Category : Civil Engineering
Preferred Specifications :
What we offer
Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.
Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts
Learning and Talent Development Programs including global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning
Mentoring for your own development
Health Insurance Income Continuance Insurance (ICI) Life Insurance
Service Recognition Awards
Employee Assistance Program