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Development Engineers - vacancies in North, West, Central and South Auckland

Date: 05-Feb-2019

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Help engineer Auckland’s development!
  • Exposure to a wide range of diverse projects
  • Work on some of Auckland’s largest developments


He angitūtanga: The opportunity

Regulatory Engineering is a new department within the Regulatory Services directorate and our area of expertise is in land development. As Development Engineers we apply our technical skills and experience to engineering aspects of all Building and Resource consents and asset approvals processed by Council and see the developments through to construction and completion. When Aucklanders find it easy to get quality consent outcomes, we know that our Resource and Building Consent departments are doing a great job and so are we. There are a number of engineering vacancies for people with the right skills and attitude to join our teams in Orewa, Takapuna, Henderson, the CBD and Manukau.


This role is your chance to use your knowledge and experience to provide engineering advice on development, building consents, engineering approvals and infrastructure works. You will ensure the delivery of a customer focussed processing service for engineering assessments and related approvals, which are consistent with Council’s codes of practice, engineering and infrastructure design standards and other relevant frameworks.


If you're a people person with positive customer service work ethic, if you want the combination of office and site work, and if you want to work on some of the country's biggest projects, then apply today with your cover letter and CV.


He kōrero mōu: About you

You are someone who enjoys working in a collaborative team environment. You are someone who wants to work on some of Auckland’s largest developments and who will take ownership to work with the engineers and consultants to deliver high quality engineering outcomes.


We're looking for engineers with ideally five years’ experience in land development with a working knowledge of the Resource Management Act, Building Act and Local Government Act and/or site experience on developments within New Zealand.


An Engineering New Zealand membership is preferable.


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

So what’s in it for you? Well, you will be working for an organisation that embraces diversity and has a culture built on trust and valuing individual contributions.


Being part of a large team of Engineers you will also have the opportunity to grow and develop your skills with exposure to such a wide range of diverse projects and people from within the Council family, the development community and Auckland's most respected consultancies.


You also be positioned to contribute to Auckland’s growth and development by ensuring safe and sustainable outcomes are achieved for our customers and our environment.


This role is deemed safety sensitive and will require a pre-employment drug & alcohol test prior to offer.


Applications for this job close on Tuesday, 12th March 2019


Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.