Careers with RILEY


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If you have the relevant qualifications, a proven track record, and are a self-motivated team player who can rise to meet a challenge, we would like to hear from you.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience. If you consider you have the right combination of skills and experience to become part of the team contact us. Applications treated in confidence.

Please submit your CV detailing your experience to date and a covering letter indicating your preferred work location (Takapuna or Christchurch) and telling us a little about yourself to HumanResources/Recruitment

 


Current vacancies

Regardless of whether or not a suitable position is advertised, why not contact us?  Your combination of skill and experience could be just what we are looking for.

Geotechnical

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Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Working with and managing teams of engineers and geologists in our Takapuna office, this role involves responsibility for providing high quality geotechnical investigation, analysis, design, and reporting for a broad range of projects. 

You will manage and deliver projects from inception to completion, review the work of others, and provide coaching and guidance.  Liaising and building relationships with clients, contractors, consultants, and staff to deliver quality outcomes to our clients is a key part of the role
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Intermediate Civil Engineer

Located in our Takapuna office, this role is suitable for a civil engineer with a minimum of 5 years' civil consultancy experience and a proven track record in civil design.  You will work as part of a team, delivering commercial, industrial, and residential development projects, particularly in the areas of earthworks, three waters infrastructure design, and roading and pavement design.

You will manage projects from concept and design through to resource consenting and construction.  Liaising and building relationships with planners, contractors, consultants, and staff to deliver quality outcomes to our clients is a key part of the role.

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Principal Civil Engineer

We are looking for a Principal Civil Engineer to join our friendly Christchurch team.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing technical input for projects
  • Managing a portfolio of projects
  • Providing technical and project management direction and guidance
  • Building and maintaining client relationships and actively pursuing new business opportunities
  • Developing good working relationships with specialists in other RILEY disciplines
  • Supporting the career growth and professional development of others
  • Contributing to company strategy as a key senior member of staff
  • Promoting the RILEY brand and enhancing the company profile within the industry

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Intermediate/Senior Civil Designer

This mainly office-based role (Takapuna) involves responsibility for providing high quality civil engineering design and detailing for a broad range of infrastructure, land development, and water resource projects using a variety of programs including AutoCad and 12D/Civil 3D.  You will liaise closely with engineers across disciplines and offices to ensure project co-ordination and quality assurance control.

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Senior Civil Engineer

Working with and managing civil teams in our Takapuna or Christchurch offices, this role involves the delivery of commercial, industrial, and residential development projects, particularly in the areas of earthworks, 3 waters infrastructure design, and roading and pavement design.

You will manage and deliver projects from concept and design through to resource consenting and construction; undertake technical review for the work of others; and provide coaching and guidance, and encourage staff development.  Liaising and building relationships with planners, contractors, consultants, and staff to deliver quality outcomes to our clients is a key part of the role.

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Human Resources Advisor

We are looking for a Human Resources Advisor to join our friendly engineering consultancy based at our head office in Takapuna.  

This new role has been created in response to our consultancy’s continued growth – we are ideally looking for a February start. As with any new position it is difficult to precisely gauge the workload, however, we estimate between 30 to 40 hours per week will be required.  We anticipate there will be flexibility on both sides until the role becomes established.  As we have an office in the South Island, occasional travel to Christchurch will be required.

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Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing technical input into projects
  • Managing a portfolio of projects
  • Providing technical and project management direction and guidance to others
  • Building and maintaining relationships with clients and actively pursuing new business opportunities
  • Developing key working relationships with specialists in other RILEY disciplines
  • Supporting the career growth and professional development of others in the team
  • Contributing to Company strategy as a key senior member of staff
  • Promoting the RILEY brand, enhancing the company profile within the industry
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Field Technician

We are looking for an enthusiastic Field Technician to join our friendly Takapuna Team.  The role involves:

  • Undertaking geotechnical field testing and investigations.
  • Preparing test/field logs.
  • Drafting.
  • Good communication and report writing skills.
  • Planning and co-ordinating fieldwork.
  • Liaising with and managing sub-contractors.
  • Co-ordinating and monitoring health & safety.
  • Managing and maintaining field equipment.
  • Site construction observations.
  • Preparation of completion documentation.

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Accounting Manager

Our Accounting manager is moving on after many years and we are sad to see her leave.  This vital role is at the heart of the company.  We are ideally looking for a late February start.

Responsibilities include:

  • Accounts payable and accounts receivable (including invoicing, finance charges, statements, and debt collection)
  • Project reporting to assist Project Managers
  • Management of company payments in a timely manner
  • Bank reconciliation and credit card and cash management
  • Weekly timesheet reporting

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Senior Engineering Geologist

Working semi-autonomously, and managing teams of geologists and engineers, this role involves responsibility for providing high quality geological and geotechnical investigations, analysis, design, and reporting across a broad range of projects including complex land development and quarry environments.

You will manage and deliver projects from inception to completion, review the work of others, and provide coaching and guidance.  Liaising and building relationships with clients, contractors, consultants, and staff to deliver quality outcomes for our clients is a key part of the role.

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