Senior Engineering Geologist - Wellington
MWH Global Inc
Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
1d ago


Your opportunity to join Stantec’s winning team

We know that what we do really matters, which is why at Stantec we design with community in mind.

Our Wellington transportation team continues to win and deliver some of the region’s most iconic projects. If you are looking to join a firm that offers the perfect mix between exciting projects, career development and work / life balance then look no further.

One difference between Stantec and our competitors is that we have an emphasis on professional and personal development and will take steps to help you achieve your career goals.

We also have a culture of delivering as a team and our Wellington office has a healthy and vibrant culture. At Stantec you will be backed by a Global company but delivering at a local level.

About the role :

You'll join a team of engineering geologists and geotechnical engineers where you will have the opportunity to contribute to the geotechnical leadership group and global community to help shape the development of the Asia Pacific geotechnical team.

You’ll be involved in a range of engineering projects including dams and hydropower, transportation, and water and waste water infrastructure throughout New Zealand and Asia Pacific.

Key aspects of this role include :

  • Provide technical leadership
  • Determine internal and external client requirements
  • Conduct and manage field data acquisition, site investigations and testing
  • Develop ground models and provide input into specifications and drawings to ensure that geotechnical designs provide appropriate solutions
  • Provide engineering geological expertise to meet project needs
  • Develop strong working relationships with existing and new clients to help expand Stantec’s market share.
  • Qualifications

    We're looking for competent engineering geologists, with 10+ years’ experience, preferably Engineering NZ accredited or approaching that level, ideally gained by working in New Zealand.

    Previous experience in Australia or Asia Pacific would be useful. You'll have a strong background in engineering geology and being familiar with industry standard design software including logging software (gINT / Holebase), and numerical slope modelling (Slope W) would be a benefit.

    You'll also need a track record of managing client relationships and winning work.

    Preferred Specifications

    What we offer in return :

    Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development and wellbeing are 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 and the opportunity to mentor others
  • Professional Memberships
  • Health Insurance Income Continuance Insurance (ICI) Life Insurance
  • Service Recognition Awards
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Applications close Friday 29 November 2019, however, we will be reviewing and shortlisting leading up to this date.

    To discuss in more detail or to obtain a detailed Job Description contact Glen Tarrant in confidence on +64 4 381 6729 or +64 274 430 184 or apply directly online.

    About us :

    Stantec unites about 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. It is no wonder we have community in mind because we are a part of it.

    When we take on a water, transport or building project we see more than a resource, we see an opportunity to make lasting connections with the people and places where we live and work.

    When you join us, you become part of a team with a 200-year history in providing solutions that begin at the intersection of community, creativity and client relationships.

    New Zealand

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    New Zealand-Wellington

    Job Category

    Geological Engineer, Geology

    Senior Engineering Geologist - Wellington MWH Global

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