Senior & Intermediate Civil Engineers – Tauranga

This is your opportunity to become part of the team at one of New Zealand’s leading Engineering Consultancies. We are actively recruiting both Senior and Intermediate Land Development Engineers to join the consultancy’s Tauranga team.

The team is very busy and currently working on a number of high-profile residential and industrial subdivision projects across the Bay of Plenty and Waikato.

Responsibilities in this role include, preparing project proposals, project management, concept and detailed design for all aspects of subdivision design including bulk earthworks, erosion/sediment control, drainage, roading, water supply, common services etc. You will also complete reporting for consent and engineering approval applications. A working understanding of bulk civil infrastructure (e.g., bulk mains, pump stations etc) would be advantageous.

Working alongside some the consultancy’s key clients, you’ll provide high quality technical inputs and advice to support desired project outputs. You will also be responsible for liaising with other key stakeholders such as Councils and partner organisations.

Senior Engineers will also be given the opportunity to get involved with the mentoring and coaching of junior staff, with the opportunity to develop into a future Team Leader.

Tauranga is a metropolitan coastal hub virtually surrounded by beautiful coastline. The largest city in the Bay of Plenty, Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s main centres for business, international trade, and culture. Due to its rapid population growth, Tauranga has become New Zealand’s fifth-largest city and has become a very desirable place to live. New residents have flocked to Tauranga for the city’s highly sought after natural environment, wonderful climate, and a robust economy anchored by the Port of Tauranga.


Founded in the late nineteenth century, this Engineering Consultancy delivers expertise in land and buildings, water and the environment, utilities, and transport. With offices in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Christchurch, Wellington and Queenstown, the consultancy has committed to improving the social, economic, and environmental health of the community. The consultancy is heavily invested in their employees and will provide you with the support, learning, and development to help you further your professional career. The supportive team-based culture, client focussed service, and the incorporation of the latest technologies and ideas, all combine to make this consultancy an excellent place to work.

To be considered for the roles you will need to demonstrate:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience (Intermediate) 8 years’ experience (Senior) in the design of industrial and residential developments.
  • Design skills and previous experience using 12D and AutoCAD. Civil 3D software experience will also be considered. Senior Engineers will ideally be on the way towards professional certification.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Experience liaising with both external clients and other key stakeholders such as Councils and partner organisations.


For further information and a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Mike at MDRS –