Project Manager - Storm water

Date: 22-Jul-2021

Location: Auckland Wide, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


He angitūtanga: The opportunity 


Aucklander’s value our environment, and Healthy Waters is all about improving Auckland’s water outcomes now and for future generations.  Our projects are exciting, and we are big on innovation. 


We have a great opportunity for an intermediate specialist to join our water quality infrastructure delivery team! 


In this role, you’ll be responsible for ensuring the delivery of industry best practice and pragmatic stormwater solutions with a requirement for strong technical ability and integrity to effectively deliver high quality stormwater infrastructure projects. 


This role will be highly collaborative, as you work on projects with relevant stakeholders in the three waters industry including wider team in Infrastructure & Environmental Services, Community Facilities, Auckland Transport and Watercare. 


Healthy Waters will provide a 12 month rotation opportunity to candidates to gain department wide experience including design, project management and operations! Other disciplines within the department can be considered upon request.


We have both an Intermediate and a Senior position available, so are open to applications from those with a range of experience. 

He kōrero mōu: About you


You will bring with you at least two years’ experience in three waters infrastructure sector or equivalent. You have a track record of project management experience of projects of low risk. 

*To be successful in the senior role, you'll need five years' experience. 


A natural collaborator, you’ll be confident working with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver engineering and environmental solutions with multiple social outcomes. While not essential, previous experience working with contracted service providers and other infrastructure providers would be beneficial. 


A bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Civil and/or Environmental) is desired but not essential.



Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


Auckland Council is one of the largest local authorities in the South Pacific providing essential services and facilities to more than 1.5 million people. We are committed to environmental action and green growth to achieve our vision of becoming the world’s most liveable city. 


In return for your hard work, you can expect a flexible and supportive work environment. 
Ehara taku toa, he takitahi, he toa takitini My success is not mine alone, but the success of many.


You’ll also have access to a range of fantastic Auckland Council benefits, including discounted Leisure Centre membership and a range of other partnership discounts!

Tono inaianei: Apply Now!


If you have the required experience and passion, then we want to hear from you!
Applications close: 01 August 2021

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.