Senior Project Technical Lead, Transportation - Whangarei

3 weeks agoWhangarei, New Zealand


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Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind .

We care about the communities we serve-because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

About the role
2020 has turned out to be another excellent year for Stantec with growth in the regions. We now have an opportunity in our Whangarei office where you will be contributing to the success of our recently won transportation projects by providing your technical expertise in leading and delivering transportation and roading projects across the Northland region.
Day to day tasks would include to:

Deliver technical expertise and provide technical leadership on projects in your specialist areas of transport and roading engineering.

Provide advice, solutions and project outcomes that create value for clients and provide Stantec with a differentiator in the market.

Work in conjunction with the team leader to provide great outcomes for Stantec and our clients.

Contribute to schemes and detailed designs that provide the right solutions for our clients.

Continue to develop commercial technical knowledge and skills desired by our clients.

Undertake technical delivery activities including site investigations, the development of concept and detailed designs, project feasibility estimates and technical reports.

Develop and assist with the growth of business opportunities and sales in the Northland region.

Develop, support and mentor staff.

Senior Project Technical Lead, Transportation - Whangarei


To be successful for this role you'll need:

BE Civil, or equivalent qualification.

Have or be working towards professional registration with Engineering New Zealand or an equivalent professional body.

Upwards of 10 years varied civil and transportation engineering experience including client facing responsibilities.

Demonstrated knowledge of business and project financial principles.

Excellent investigation, analytical and report writing skills.

A proven ability to build trust and provide support to peers and clients.

Strong experience in leading teams to successfully complete projects.

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Civil Engineering

Preferred Specifications:

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development and wellbeing is ongoing.

Flexible Working Arrangements including options to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment

Learning and Talent Development Programs including global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

Mentoring by other senior staff and industry leaders for your own personal and career development

Professional Memberships

Health Insurance - Income Protection Insurance - Life Insurance

Service Recognition Awards

Mental Health & wellbeing Program

Employee Assistance Program

How to apply

To discuss in more detail contact Margaret McMeel 09 580 4502 or 027 544 2930 or apply directly online.

About Stantec:

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

Location :

New Zealand-Whangarei

New Zealand



Job ID: S-21CA942A4A904D24ABDDF891783F3C111707