Geotechnical Engineer

Apply Here

This vacancy has closed.
For a career in nuclear energy and waste management, visit:
Nuclear Careers

Job Description

Aurecon is an engineering, design, and advisory company, with its head office in Australia. They were named in 2020, by the Australian Financial Review as most innovative and professional services company.

Drawing on our deep pool of expertise, they co-create innovative solutions with their clients to some of the world’s most complex challenges. And through a range of unique creative processes and skills, Aurecon work to re-imagine, shape and design a better future. 

We are looking for a Geotechnical Engineer to join our team, based in Wellington. 

Just imagine your future with us…

  • Diversity is at the core of everything we do. We work together to create a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness. Our differences are what fuel our creativity.
  • We embrace flexible working and are always open to discussing your individual needs so that you get to create your own experience with us.
  • Innovation, eminence and digital are at the heart of everything we do.  Are you excited about the future?
  • Are you driven by the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and complex projects around the world and to learn from the best? We are.
  • We bring together diverse teams of people from across our business, so there will be opportunities for you to apply your skills and creativity to projects in other geographies and markets. 

What will you do? 

In this position you will join our Transport business, where you will play an integral part in a team of highly skilled specialists that ‘Bring Ideas to Life’ for our clients.  With focus on a range of major to mid-sized Infrastructure projects, we are actively recruiting for those who are passionate about working collaboratively and building on technical knowledge.

Here are the key things you will do to ‘bring ideas to life’ within this role:

  • Scoping and managing the delivery of geotechnical projects 
  • Site investigation, site inspections, planning studies, geological interpretation & modelling
  • Managing investigation contractors & liaising with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Contribution to proposals & technical reports
  • Geotechnical analysis & design
  • Advising and meeting with clients, working collaboratively across Aurecon teams (ground engineering, buildings, bridges, highways, rail, energy & industrial spaces) 

What can you bring to the team? 

Firstly, you will share our genuine passion for re-imagining engineering and be someone that actively pursues continuous learning to help shape the future. You will also need a relevant technical qualification in Geotechnical / Civil related discipline, relevant experience and a passion for blended site and office-based work.  
We value that each of our team members brings something different to Aurecon. We look for people who have had a broad range of experiences throughout their career and can demonstrate how they have worked as part of a team to bring ideas to life.

Does that sound like you?