Intermediate or Senior Engineer – Manukau

Location: Cato Bolam - Manukau Office

Cato Bolam is a leading land development consultancy providing “start-to-end solutions” for land development, subdivision and land use projects, large and small.   Our services include planning, surveying, engineering, architecture, environmental and project management.

With more than four decades of experience we have built a reputation for providing dependable, best quality professional services, in a friendly and approachable way. We set high standards for all aspects of our work, and clients trust us to deliver.  In an environment of ever-increasing complexity, our job is to make the complex simple, to communicate well and to achieve first-class solutions for our clients.  We listen to our client’s needs, understand those needs, and go beyond client expectations to deliver innovative and sustainable design solutions.

At Cato Bolam our people are our strength.  Our purpose is creating great places.  Our aim is to create built and natural environments that are great places for people, communities and which create a better future.

We are a friendly team of professionals who are supportive of each other and work collaboratively whilst having fun along the way.

The Opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity in our Manukau office for an Intermediate to senior land development engineer to join our high performing engineering team who are key in the delivery of a wide range of projects across South Auckland.  We have an opportunity to work collaboratively and autonomously on a wide range of residential, rural and commercial developments and expand your engineering horizons.

About You

Ideally you would be locally based and have NZ experience in all aspects of land development civil engineering; consent and construction phase design, civil contract tendering & management,  stakeholder engagement and project management.  It is important that you have exceptional communication skills and ideally with some experience with managing both external clients and internal stakeholders.

The engineer we seek will have the following qualifications and experience:

  • BE Civil, NZCE, B.Surv or RPSurv.
  • 5+ years’ New Zealand land development experience
  • Competence with 12d design, AutoCAD and 12d Synergy an advantage
  • NZ land development – design and contract management
  • Stormwater mitigation and flooding management experience

If you possess all or most of the above skills and believe you have the qualities and experience that we seek to join our dynamic team then we would like to hear from you.

What we offer

A career at Cato Bolam gives, not only the opportunity to continue your professional development, but to be part of a team of professionals from other disciplines leading projects from concept to completion in a supportive work environment.  We are committed to investing in our people and creating high performers.  We provide personal development plan support and mentoring to help you grow and take the next step.

Our team is friendly, committed and we are proud of our company culture, our reputation and value each team members contributions.  An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the right person and with mentoring and on-going development, in a relaxed team environment.

If you are ready for your next venture and would like the opportunity to join our team, apply NOW by forwarding your application to:

 Chris Solleder


09 263 9020

APPLICANTS Please note: If you are being presented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Cato Bolam.

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