Project Engineer - Asphalt

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Road Surfacing
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Hamilton
  • Job Reference:FCH/01032021/SC4
  • Closing Date:30 Apr 2021


The Green Team here at Higgins in the mighty Waikato are on the hunt for an experienced Project Engineer or Site Engineer in the Asphalt space.  

In this role, you will lead the delivery of asphalt specific projects/contracts in a profitable, compliant and efficient manner with Health & Safety at the forefront of your mind.  You will also ensure Asphalt is laid meeting time, budget and quality standards whilst also improving customer services and relationships with clients.

If you are looking for your next challenge, then this is what we think you will need to be successful in these roles:

  • Formal tertiary qualification OR equivalent
  • level of expertise gained from a combination of experience, training or professional accreditation.
  • Practical experience as a Civil Engineering expert.
  • Full Class 1 NZ Drivers Licence
  • Track record in the production and service delivery of Asphalt and other roading products.
  • Excellent knowledge of the NZ legislation, accreditations, industry guidelines and standards 
  • High level communications skills with a influencing emphasis
  • Ability to meet administrative and reporting requirements and deadlines

What’s in it for you? 
The opportunity to grow and develop in a supportive team, to bring excitement to influence and lead change and of course, great employee benefits for you and your family! 

About Higgins
As part of the wider Fletcher Construction Group, we offer a range of initiatives and knowledge that you will be able to leverage off. We have a strong focus on continued learning and development and there will be a range of opportunities for you to take advantage of. As an organisation we are passionate about the safety of our staff and there is continued support for the initiatives you will be required to implement and maintain. 

Higgins are a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path building tomorrows New Zealand with people at the heart of what we do every day.    

If you want to play a key role in a leading roading and civil infrastructure company with Higgins and Fletcher Construction, please apply directly online.

Building better roads for safer journeys – He pai ake te hanga o ngā rori, kia haumaru ai ngā haerenga