Associate Engineer (Water Lead)

Last updated 25 days ago
Location:Wellington
Job Type:Full Time

About Us

Calibre is a leading engineering and design consultancy, operating across multiple market sectors in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific. We strive to deliver positive economic and social outcomes for our clients and the communities in which we work and live. While engineering is our core skill, we work with central and local government, and private clients to consider assets from a whole-of-life perspective.

At Calibre, people are at the heart of everything we do. Creating an exceptional experience for our clients, partners, employees and communities is central to our approach. We are committed to building and sustaining long-term relationships with our clients and partners, enabling our employees to thrive and succeed, and giving back to our communities.

About the Opportunity

Operating as true partners with our clients is essential to create enduring value for all stakeholders and ensure the successful delivery of a project.

We invest time in understanding our clients and their business to create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, water resources, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as programme management, early contractor involvement and design-build.

In this role you will be playing an active part in the continued growth and development of the water and public infrastructure business in the Wellington region, which we consider to be one of our strongest portfolios of work due to a sustainable pipeline and client partnerships.

The role will see you working on projects in the areas of stormwater & drainage, flood alleviation, wastewater networks and water distribution networks, across municipal and private industries. This will involve undertaking investigations, planning, designing, tendering, contract administration and construction monitoring.

The role also encompasses people management and the ability to shape and grow a team.

What’s in it for you?

By joining our team, you will be part of our journey to deliver positive environmental, social and economic outcomes for our clients and the communities in which we work and live in, particularly now as our clients navigate the journey to the water reform

Projects are collaborative endeavours and we believe that the cornerstone to any successful project is communication – responsive, clear, regular, transparent and pro-active communication.

We can offer an inclusive culture, and the opportunity to work with a team that believes and supports each other, as we work together to achieve a common goal.

You'll receive support from Leaders, company funded training and personal development, and experience our work/life balance and benefits including; working from home opportunities, an extensive range of health and wellbeing benefits, employee referral incentives, ongoing professional development and competitive remuneration packages.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • BE Civil, preferably Chartered Professional Engineer in New Zealand
  • At least 5 years local New Zealand experience with three waters project experience
  • Strong experience in client engagement and managing stakeholders
  • Positive attitude and keenness to extend your engineering skills
  • You take pride and responsibility to go above and beyond client expectations
  • Ability to step up and take responsibility for delivering excellent quality work on time.

We are looking for someone who sincerely want to be part of the Calibre family/do their best for our clients and partners. If you are ready to join a dynamic, collaborative team and work with leading clients, apply now!