Project Engineer

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Communications
  • Business Group:FCC Infrastructure
  • Location:Wellington
  • Job Reference:FCI/14638
  • Closing Date:27 Apr 2020


Whilst you can still apply for this role, please note it’s not actively being recruited due to the control measures in place to stop the spread of Covid-19. However as soon as recruitment resumes, we’ll be in touch.

The Role:
As Project Engineer on the PP2O – Peka Peka to Otaki project you will, plan, organise, and control the technical and engineering aspects while ensuring high performance in safety, environment and quality.  Opportunity to join our Civils team, you will have strong people leadership and commercial accumen, you will be have support for personal development and be focused on ensuring high performing HSEQ culture and driven to achieve key project milestones.
· Responsibility for the development of work packs and JSEA’s including monitoring their implementation, progressive signoff and closeout. 
· Ensure effective communication of work packages, deviations, and schedules to project team members, supporting them to execute and achieve project objectives.
· Review contract documents, drawings and specifications ensuring most cost effective and innovative solutions are achieved.
· Work with Senior Project Leads on project planning including, programme, work methods, procurement, quality assurance and budgets.
· Maintain construction schedule in sufficient detail to ensure progress of works can be monitored in terms of overall project objectives and associated milestone dates while managing interface conflicts.

About You:
You will be a well-established commercially savvy construction professional with experience leading teams on large civil infrastructure projects.
The key is you will be:
· Strong people leader, with an innate ability to bring teams together and get them working collaboratively to meet objectives.
· Proven problem-solving experience and the ability to provide innovative solutions and ideas to improve efficiency.
· Commercially savvy, proven experience delivering works ahead of schedule and to budget. 
· Able to prioritise and execute multiple deliverables, ensuring high levels of communication and accuracy is maintained.
· Relevant tertiary degree and proven NZ experience delivering large civil infrastructure.

What’s on Offer:
· Access to training & development opportunities across Fletcher Building.
· Work on one of New Zealand’s most iconic projects.
· Work for one of New Zealand’s most well-known and respected brands!

About Us:
The Fletcher Construction Company is a leading general contractor, delivering a wide range of projects. The Peka Peka to Otaki Expressway Project is part of NZTA’s Roads of National Significance Programme and forms the second and final section of the Kapiti Expressway.  The project encompassed a newly constructed 13km dual expressway with several major structures between Kapiti town of Peka Peka and Otaki along SH1. 

To apply for this role or to see the full range of opportunities available at Fletcher Building, visit and quote reference FCI/14638. To learn more about our company go to