Land Development, Infrastructure, & Water Engineering Opportunities


Just imagine your future with us…

We are looking for a variety of people to join our Land & Water service group to be involved in projects of national importance based in Auckland, Tauranga, Christchurch or Wellington. We seek the driven, the proactive and those that fit well into a diverse, inclusive, and positive team culture.

At Aurecon we see the future through a very different lens. Do you?

Technical eminence, innovation and digital are at the heart of everything we do. Are you excited about the future?

Are you driven by the opportunity to work in a diverse team on some of the most challenging and complex projects and to learn from the best? We are.

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.

In October 2020 Aurecon was named Australasia’s most innovative company and in April 2021, were recognised as one of Australia and New Zealand’s Best Places to Work 2021 by the Australian Financial Review. In 2019, we were the first New Zealand engineering company to achieve the Rainbow Tick certification for diversity and inclusion, which has been maintained since.

What will you do?

There has never been a better time to be involved in the Land & Water sector in New Zealand. Our service group enjoys a strong and growing pipeline of projects in response to significant national investment in horizontal infrastructure nationwide.

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We have an enviable position established on some of the most high-profile projects in New Zealand and are looking for experienced professionals to help to continue to bring these ideas to life.

Senior Stormwater Engineer – Strong Technical Experience Preferred

We welcome expressions of interest from candidates in the following disciplines. Previous experience of working within an engineering consultancy such as Aurecon will be viewed favourably:

Stormwater Engineer – familiar with the MIKE software suite

Lead Civil Engineer – Strong Client Experience Preferred

Senior Civil Engineer – own and deliver projects

Civil Engineer – with either a water or land development specialism

Civil Engineer – general horizontal infrastructure

Licensed Cadastral Surveyor – work across land development or municipal projects

Survey Technician – support the survey team

We know the work we do is vital in assisting our world’s economic development and, it’s the technical expertise and the depth of knowledge of our people that really sets us apart. Your ability to bring an understanding of the full project life cycle is highly valuable.

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.

Our Aurecon Attributes describe the types of people we bring together for clients. We don’t expect you to have all eight of the Attributes, but one that is unique to you.

Finally, 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?

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About Us

We’ve re-imagined engineering. Aurecon is an engineering, design and advisory company, but not as you know it!

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

We listen deeply and intently, which helps us see opportunities, possibilities and potential that others can’t.

Have a chat with us about our hybrid and flexible work approach.

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Want to know more?

You can learn more about what it’s like to work at Aurecon by visiting the careers section of our website.

If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you. Please apply with your CV and cover letter, outlining on your cover letter which of the roles you are interested in being considered for.

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    Mid-Senior level

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  • Job function

    Design and Engineering

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