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Junior Structural Engineer - Seismic Strengthening

Ref: JN -012018-58880
NZD50000 - NZD70000 per annum
Canterbury, Christchurch
Construction & Engineering, Civil & Structural
23rd January 2018
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The Company:

This structural engineering and project management consultancy have a presence in seismic regions all over the world, making them experts in seismic rehabilitation and strengthening projects. They constantly challenge the process around building strengthening in order to continue improving engineering methods and ultimately - make the world a safer place.

The Opportunity:

This position is for someone early in their structural engineering career looking to gain experience on a range of projects, from residential to commercial and even a few heritage buildings. You will be part of an established team with other junior engineers to work alongside and experienced senior engineers to learn from.

You have the choice of being based in the Christchurch, Wellington, or Auckland office. The Christchurch office is working on rebuild related projects along with several Kaikoura earthquake projects as well. The Wellington office is involved in a lot of strengthening jobs throughout the region and the Auckland office is busy with the growth of the city and supporting the other offices.

About you:

  • Passionate about Structural Engineering with a particular interest in seismic strengthening.
  • Ideally 1-4 years' experience in New Zealand in a similar working environment.
  • Preferably a Bachelors Degree in Engineering (BEng) or equivalent.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

If this opportunity sounds interesting, please get in touch to discuss further. We will not send your CV to anyone until we've discussed over the phone.

Alternatively, if this isn't exactly what you're after, get in touch for a confidential conversation to discuss what you are looking for. As an engineer turned recruiter, I'll be able to better understand your experience and help guide you through the local job market.

Cobalt's Christchurch Team operates across the full spectrum of professional engineering and construction roles.

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