Site Engineer

Location: Dunedin Posted Date: December 3, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 565125 Careermine Job Id: 1821613
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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Dunedin
Categories: Engineering (All disciplines), Civil Engineering

Downer has been designing, building and sustaining New Zealand's infrastructure for over a century and is a leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.

With over 12,000 employees in New Zealand, we work alongside some of New Zealand's biggest businesses, councils and government agencies.

Determined, keen, energetic, passionate, ambitious - these are just some of the qualities we are looking for in our future employees. Downer's civil engineering teams are involved in a variety of stimulating projects across New Zealand. We are currently looking for an experienced Site Engineer to assist us with this work in the Dunedin area.

As a Site Engineer with Downer your days will be busy and varied, so a flexible attitude is essential! Your role will be to assist the Contract Managers with successful delivery of civil construction projects. You will have the opportunity to develop and maintain strong client relationships, liaise with the public and be involved with preparing progress and claim reports. You will also have a quality and safety ethos and perform audits and checks to ensure compliance with Health & Safety, quality and environmental policies.

About you:

We are looking for individuals with the following skills and experience:
  • Proven practical experience in a contracting environment
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • Strong work ethic
  • A good health and safety related track record
  • A current, full driver's license is essential
  • On site QA documentation skills and preparation of progress claims

In return, you can expect to be part of a top performing, high profile company with a successful tendering history and a jam-packed project pipeline.

This is an opportunity to become embedded amongst a team of experts within an industry-leading organisation. Downer is committed to delivering excellence by ensuring our people have the environment and the means to be successful and this position presents you with an opportunity to add high value while experiencing long-term growth.

If you're ready to accept the challenge, apply today by contacting heading to using job reference number 565125

Please note that the successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Advertised: 02 Dec 2019 New Zealand Daylight Time
Applications close: 15 Dec 2019 New Zealand Daylight Time