Design Manager, Major Projects – Wellington or flexible location
Wellington, New Zealand
1d ago

Description :

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 .

We care about the communities we serve because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

Our transportation team continues to win and deliver some of the 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

As a Design Manager, you will provide technical overview, commercial acumen and team leadership on our transportation projects.

You will demonstrate a high degree of technical knowledge in transportation and transportation design and have an appetite for successful project delivery.

Working with the design team, you’ll mentor and support staff, ensure the right balance of skills in the team, and foster a high level of ownership, drive, commitment, open communication and team cohesion.

Through exceptional delivery of design services, you’ll maintain strong client relationships and contribute to the achievement of revenue and profit targets.

Title :

Design Manager, Major Projects Wellington or flexible location

Qualifications :

To be successful for this role you'll need :

To be a qualified Chartered Member or Chartered Professional with 10-15 years of transportation projects experience (particularly in highways design), with a professional project management qualification (preferred), and who is passionate about successful project delivery to clients and the development of high performing teams.

You are someone who enjoys providing direction and support to others and is committed to bringing multi-discipline teams together to operate efficiently and to consistently deliver quality service on time and on budget.

The knowledge and resource sharing with our other offices across New Zealand make this an exciting challenge for someone passionate about bringing the best practice to our clients' challenges.

Job Category :

Civil Engineering, Design, Project Management

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
  • Professional Memberships
  • Health Insurance Income Continuance Insurance (ICI) Life Insurance
  • Service Recognition Awards
  • Employee Assistance Program
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