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Transport Planning/Traffic Engineering Team Lead - Auckland

Stantec Australia

Location: Auckland

Job Type: Full time


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Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

The opportunity | Ko te āheinga

As team leader, you will inspire, motivate and coach the team ensuring goals are achieved that contribute to the growth of the Stantec Auckland Transportation business. The role will incorporate involvement with regional and national projects including transport assessments, road safety, transport planning, transport modelling, public transport, and urban mobility. This will require an ability to both self-generate work for the team, and to contribute to projects generated by other transport leaders. Your remit will include brand development within the Auckland market, with a concerted effort to grow our transport planning and traffic engineering capability and profile, particularly through interaction with key clients.

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Ensure the Auckland Transport Planning/Traffic Engineering Team operates efficiently and meets (or exceeds) its financial performance targets.
  • Co-ordinate project resources and ensure team resources are optimally utilised.
  • Provide individual, team and technical leadership coaching and mentoring.
  • Assist the Auckland Transportation Leader to build strong peer relationships as well as promote a positive work culture.
  • Develop and maintain strong client relationships.
  • Assist the Auckland Transportation Leader in the role of client service manager for key clients and identify opportunities to grow the business.


Transport Planning/Traffic Engineering Team Lead - Auckland


About you | E pā ana ki a koe

You will have qualifications relevant to transport planning as well as a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. You will possess experience in leadership/mentoring, managing projects as well as delivering successful project within a consulting environment.

We require someone with a high level of technical skills and experience in transportation and related disciplines. You must have the willingness and ability to be part of a unified and effective team. You will possess highly developed inter-personal skills and have the flexibility and adaptability to participate in projects that span across Stantec’s Transport and Community Development Teams. An advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office with the ability to readily learn and apply new systems and processes is essential.

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Civil Engineering

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What we offer | Nga huanga mōu

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development and wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Flexible Working Arrangements – including school term contracts, job sharing or part time employment.
  • Learning and Talent Development programs.
  • Mentoring for you own development.
  • Professional Memberships.
  • Health Insurance | Income Protection Insurance | Life Insurance.
  • Service Recognition Awards.
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing programs and support.
  • Employee Assistance Programs.
  • Options to purchase additional leave.

How to apply | I pēhea ki te whakauru

To discuss this position further, please phone Margaret McMeel on 09 580 4502 or 027 544 2930 or apply directly online.

Applications close on Monday 3rd October 2022

About Stantec:

About us | E pā ki a mātou

The Stantec community unites approximately 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a solid history of success. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work. Redefine your personal best. Join us!

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New Zealand-Auckland


New Zealand