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Principle Stormwater Engineer

Job description

Location: Petone, Wellington
Type: Full-time, Permanent
Working Hours: 40 hours per week

The Company:

Wellington’s Premier Water Services provider. Committed to delivering safe and sustainable water services, managing water infrastructure and contribute to the well-being of communities and the environment.

The Role:

As a Stormwater Principal Engineer, you'll play a pivotal role in guiding network projects and providing technical expertise to address complex issues. Working in Petone, Wellington, you'll collaborate closely with a passionate team of water engineering professionals to achieve service goals in stormwater, wastewater, and drinking water.

What you will bring for success:
  • Supervise large-scale, complex projects
  • Lead the creation of innovative master plans and catchment plans
  • Develop environmentally sound and sustainable solutions
  • Mentor and guide less experienced colleagues
  • Collaborate with client councils to advise on stormwater requirements
  • BE or Diploma in Engineering (preferably civil or environmental engineering)
  • Background in asset management
  • Strong technical knowledge in stormwater engineering, climate change resilience, and adaptation
  • Ability to solve complex engineering problems
  • Understanding of stormwater modelling processes
What’s in it for you?
  • Flexible working arrangements, including 2 days working from home
  • Comprehensive well-being program
  • Formal and informal professional development opportunities
  • 5 weeks annual leave after 2 years' service
  • 1 day per year for water-related volunteer work
 If you would like to find out more about this opportunity please get in touch with Daniel Willcox for a confidential discussion to understand more about this organisation and its opportunities.
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