Intermediate Dam Engineer (Geotechnical focus)


The position involves working on the development of new or existing earth-based dams and associated structures for a range of hydropower and water supply projects.

You will also have the opportunity to; undertake project management, get involved with managing client relationships and to support with the development of graduates.


We are interested in hearing from people who have the following:
• A BE Civil qualification or equivalent (Washington Accord).
• Preferably CPEng accreditation or equivalent
• Candidates with a geotechnical background who have experience in dam design or a strong interest in this area
• Preferably some contextual understanding of other interfacing disciplines with dam design e.g. hydraulic design, hydrology, structural
• Preferably experience with detailed design, tendering, contract administration and construction supervision.
• Skilled in leading and delivery projects and working with clients

We offer scope to shape your position and career pathway based on your strengths and interest areas.


Water Resources


Auckland or Christchurch


27 Mar 2022

If you're not in the area listed, please still get in touch, we're happy to talk about a remote-working arrangement.


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