Senior Stormwater Engineer

GWE is keen to hear from Professional Stormwater Engineers seeking career development opportunities and a work/life balance in a strong growth company.

The Company is a niche provider of bespoke 3 waters, geotechnical, contaminated land management and land development engineering services throughout New Zealand.

In line with our updated business plans we have a terrific opportunity for an experienced senior stormwater engineer who will occupy a key role in the business which will include a blend of technical and client facing activities.

Your Role

You will have overall responsibility for the investigation, analysis, design and delivery of stormwater projects in urban and rural settings and focused on flood management, “at source” stormwater management and the design of collection, attenuation, conveyance systems and stormwater treatment facilities. You will also work closely with our geotechnical engineers and to develop integrated engineering solutions for complex sites.

Your personal attributes will include;

  • Specialist stormwater engineering skills
  • Strong GIS and flood modelling skills (QGIS and HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, would be advantageous)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Successful client relationship management experience
  • The ability to prepare winning proposals
  • An interest in mentoring staff

This role would definitely suit a self-motivated person who appreciates a company culture that empowers its people to work closely with its clients and is focussed on creating signature projects in a business environment that is more collegial and less corporate.

About You

You will have;

  • Bachelor of Engineering or equivalent level tertiary education
  • You must have worked within New Zealand and be familiar with the local market and have current rights/visa to be employed in New Zealand
  • 8+ years’ experience with the design and delivery of stormwater infrastructure
  • Land Development experience will be an advantage

And Your Success

Success in this role will see you on a pathway to a team leadership role.

What We Offer You

Along with a competitive salary package we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing, including;

  • Mentoring for your ongoing development
  • Professional Memberships
  • Service Recognition Rewards
  • Flexible Working Arrangements

GWE is an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We foster team well-being through practices that encourage healthy, balanced lifestyles.

What You Should Do Next

To learn more about this role you can contact Colin Cranfield on 021 776393 or 09 445 8338 or apply via email,