Jacobs Senior Water Structures Engineer – Flexible Location in New Zealand Countrywide, New Zealand

Senior Water Structures Engineer – Flexible Location


Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional andscientific services including engineering, architecture, construction,operations and project management. Jacobs’ recent acquisition of CH2Mmeans that this range of services that we offer has both broadened anddeepened. Our portfolio spans industrial, commercial, and government clientsacross multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

Jacobs Three Waters team has an excellent reputation for delivering someof the most innovative and iconic water and wastewater infrastructure projectsin New Zealand and Australia. They have undergone significant growth over therecent period and have a strong pipeline of work ahead. Jacobs Structural teamare increasing our water structures capacity to support the growth in our waterteam.

Based in either of Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton or Wellington, thisis a great opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior WaterStructures Engineer (SWS) to be part of our winning team. The SWS will beresponsible for providing structural engineering design and project leadershipto the structural engineering team. The SWS will complement the existingspecialist water structures engineers within the New Zealand business.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical inputs in theinvestigation, design and operation of water related infrastructure, incl.

  • Water /Wastewater treatment

  • Pumpingstations & rising mains

  • Waterstorage and pipelines

  • Stormwater

  • Riverprotection

  • Irrigation

  • Cross discipline design and projectmanagement

  • Scoping projects and providing tenderinputs for proposal submissions, supported by our sales team and widerbusiness.

  • Assisting in the growth of the wateroperation by developing and fostering good client relationships.

About you

This position requires the following skills, experienceand qualifications:

  • Graduate degree, or equivalent, in a field relevant to Structural WaterEngineering

  • Chartered Structural Engineer, New Zealand, or Chartered overseas eligiblefor chartered status with Engineers New Zealand.

  • Experience working as a professional practitioner in the field of Structuralwater engineering

  • Ability to effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, withclients and project staff

  • Ability to interpret and communicate information of a more complexnature

  • Experience in full BIM delivery of industrial projects is preferred, butnot a necessity.

Why Jacobs

AtJacobs we value people . Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyleenables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations.

Working alongside industry leaders, you will havethe opportunity to develop your career working on key projects in anenvironment which encourages collaboration, knowledge sharing andinnovation. To support your professionalgrowth, Jacobs flexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a hostof social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin ourcommitment to you. Rethinking how youwork, our culture at Jacobs means it’s all about what you do, not where youare, which counts!

It’s a great time to join Jacobs. Achieve more witha global brand. Apply online by clicking on the link below.

Pleasenote: If you are being represented by arecruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will needto apply directly to Jacobs.


Primary Location New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide

Req ID: NEW0000L2