Site Engineer - Pavements
Hamilton, New Zealand
37d ago

Description :

Higgins has been in business successfully for 60 years and has developed from being a small Regional contractor specialising in road surfacing, to one of the national market leaders in terms of roading construction and maintenance.

Higgins over the last 5 years has experienced phenomenal growth especially in the capital projects and maintenance markets and now employs over 1600 people.

We are part of the CityEdge Alliance comprising NZTA, Fletcher, Beca and Coffey that is delivering the 21.8 kilometre Hamilton section of the Waikato Expressway, a roading project of national significance.

Purpose of the role :

Reporting into the Project Engineer- Pavements you will deliver the construction of pavement and surfacing works such that the project goals in terms of Health and Safety, Environmental, Quality and Financial performance are achieved.

The key skills, qualifications and experience you will need to succeed in this role include :

  • A tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering (degree or diploma)
  • Technical knowledge of roading construction methods (pavement and surfacing) techniques on a major roading project
  • Project management skills in communication, planning, organisation, management of resources
  • Supplier and quality management, and financial control
  • Ability to organise working crews
  • Higgins is part of the Fletcher Building Group which provides access to the Fletcher Benefits Programme, and unrivalled career opportunities in a Group comprising 33 businesses, across 40 different countries.

    Please click Apply Now to apply for this role or call David Whitaker on +64 27 256 2362 for a discussion about the role or to request a job description.

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