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Structural - Senior Design Engineer 

This unique leadership opportunity carries the potential for equity and partnership  as part of on-going succession planning.This is a key role for the business and the right person will take the lead in conceptual design, structural design, seismic analysis, and detailing for a range of projects to accepted New Zealand and LHT design standards.

It is expected that the right applicant will be introduced to the existing client base and begin to liaise with clients on an increasing basis while concurrently undertaking design work.

You will be confident undertaking a total project from concept to design to construction working with the client, technical team and contractor to provide a total construction package.


To be considered you will have: 

A Bachelor or Masters qualification in Civil or Structural Engineering

7+ years in design led Structural Engineering including concrete, steel and timber structures

A thorough working knowledge of New Zealand engineering design codes and the ability to effectively apply well accepted engineering principles.

CPEng Structural status with Engineering NZ or approaching

Full project lifecycle experience from feasibility and concept design, to detailed design and delivery.

A truly consultative approach with teamwork and communication seen as key drivers to project success

Leadership aspirations and an interest in being part of an inclusive team-oriented practice

Exceptional communication skills including technical reporting and Project Management.


We are looking for a person:

With excellent organisational skills

With a positive "can-do" attitude

With the ability to effectively work within a team 

That thrives on a challenge

Demonstrates high professional standards, including personal presentation


This role presents one of the most exciting opportunities in regional New Zealand today. The chance to take the lead on stimulating projects, progress your career and enhance the reputation of a business such as LHT design does not come along often.

Application Procedures:
Contact our recruitment advisor Kerry Rowland at RobLawmax 
DDI: +64 9 951 5006 | MOB: +64 21 917 913 |
  kerryr@roblawmax.co.nz