Project Engineer

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Napier
  • Job Reference:FCH/28403
  • Closing Date:12 Jun 2023


We have an opportunity for a Project Engineer to join the Higgins Team in Napier. You will be joining a team of experienced Engineers and Project Managers and working on projects ranging in value between $2 and $8 million.

Come join the Higgins team:
  • Gain full project lifecycle experience 
  • Work alongside an experienced project leader’s
  • Be part of a project where you can continue to develop your knowledge and experience. 
  • Ongoing career progression and development   
  • Awesome benefits for you and your family to enjoy
  • Guaranteed 45 hours per week 

What you’ll bring to the role: 

• Ideally 3+ years’ experience on roading projects in an Engineering capacity
• A strong focus on cost control and Quality outcomes. 
• Understanding of the Construction Contracts Act and the knowledge to apply NZS3910 is desirable
• Experience managing project resources including materials and teams/crews is favourable.
• Excellent interpersonal skills to build effective relationships with stakeholders and clients.
• Proficiency in MS Office applications and general systems aptitude.

Higgins is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path with people at the heart of what we do every day. We offer a great working environment, competitive hourly rate, subsidised medical insurance and subsidised education and training for you and your dependants.

Higgins is committed to a drug-free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing along with a health check

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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