Current Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies available;


Senior Geotechnical Engineer Auckland, New Zealand

Soil & Rock Consultants is a well-established provider of geotechnical expertise to the industry. Expansion of the practice and succession planning has created an opportunity for suitably experienced and motivated candidate to enter a senior role. There is the potential for the right candidate, who is willing to take a step up in responsibility to progress towards a principal engineer level within two years.

The following technical competencies are essential for this position;

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil/Geotechnical)
  • Minimum 12 years’ experience in geotechnical engineering (preferably with local experience in wider Auckland area but not essential)
  • Chartered Professional Engineer (Geotechnical), MIPENZ
  • Strong technical and analytical skills

The following responsibilities are associated with this role;

  • Responsible for design, organization, supervision and interpretive reporting on various geotechnical projects
  • Geotechnical analysis using proprietary software
  • Geotechnical design work such as slip stabilizing/remedial works, geogrid reinforced structures, foundation engineering, slope stability, earthworks, retaining structures, ground improvement
  • Maintaining existing client relations and developing new business
  • Take the role of design team leader on projects
  • Manage delivery of projects, manage staff resources to meet workload
  • Ensure that technical checks and reviews of designs are carried out
  • Assist with professional development of junior staff

Personal attributes;

  • Client focused
  • Enthusiastic and confident about geotechnical engineering
  • Commercially aware
  • Able to plan and prioritize workload

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