Design Manager - Stations

Mott MacDonald

Location: Auckland

Job Type: Full time


Mott MacDonald Aotearoa is growing, and with that growth comes an exciting opportunity in Auckland. Mott MacDonald's Rail Transport team is looking for a Stations Design Manager to work on a range of challenging and interesting projects with clients across New Zealand, and successfully manage the design delivery for railway stations, from a clients perspective.
Mott MacDonald NZ is a dynamic and innovative engineering, management and development consultancy working with high profile clients across New Zealand. You will be joining a diverse team of consultants who are passionate about what they do, with a proven track record guiding our clients, and managing the delivery of some of New Zealand's most critical Rail infrastructure projects.

What you will do
You will be representing the client to successfully manage the delivery of the design of railway stations. You will work from the clients perspective to bring the design teams within budgetary and programme parameters whilst ensuring the designers are working within the acceptable boundaries of compliance.
As a key member of our Transport team, you will work closely with our Rail and transport leads internally to deliver design management services to key clients, while collaborating with multidisciplinary engineering design teams.

Your ability to administer complex contractual requirements with client stakeholders and critical partners will be essential, and you will influence, guide and bring people along on a journey across several projects of various levels and complexity.

About you
You will be a Design Manager with significant experience in Rail Stations design. We are especially interested in candidates who are accustomed to working with a range of high-level rail related stakeholders and managing the technical design inputs across several key disciplines across a programme.
With tertiary qualifications relevant to Engineering, Architecture, Planning or Project Management, you will have proven skills and knowledge with civil engineering within the rail environment and appreciation of multi-disciplinary requirements of rail projects in feasibility, preliminary and detailed design. You will have a background in major project delivery, design and excellent communications skills, being able to bring a mature and relevant network connections in the local market.

We put equality, diversity, and inclusion at the heart of our organisation, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We value the diversity of our staff and are committed to creating an inclusive work culture where everyone can bring their full selves to work.

The Perks
* State-of-the-art office and end of trip facilities
* Agile working
* Competitive salary and group bonus incentive scheme
* Life, personal accident, and salary continuance insurance
* Options to purchase additional annual leave
* Social events and company outings
* Employee Assistance Program enabling access to coaching and counselling service

You've got this!
By joining Mott MacDonald, you will find we are committed to fostering a culture that empowers our people, promotes teamwork, and embraces sustainability.

There's no time like the present to make a change.

You’ve got this!