Senior Water Network Planner

Stantec Australia

Location: Wellington

Job Type: Full time


Senior Water Network Planner - ( 230000WD )


  • $100K- $120k Per year Benefits

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.

About The Role:

2023 is promising to be an excellent year for Stantec and with ongoing work and more project wins, we have an opportunity for a Senior Water Network Planner with at least 8 years’ experience to join our Water Supply Network Planning team. Based in our Wellington office reporting to the Team Leader, your key responsibilities will include the delivery of projects including the following:

  • Engage with Clients to understand their needs and scope projects.

  • Develop and use water supply network models to understand existing issues and develop operational or planning solutions to achieve targets around pressure, resilience or efficiency.

  • Drive projects under limited supervision, with the support of junior staff.

  • Prepare reports and present findings.

  • Create and nurture relationships with clients and across the organisation.

Our ambition as a team is to help our clients and their customers by finding ways to improve network performance. We will do this by understanding our client’s networks better than anyone and bringing innovation and experience to bear on their problems. In this way, we will become an integral and essential part of our client’s lives.

Our close team environment will ensure you thrive as well as support other members of the team to achieve overall goals. Our global presence will enable you to tap into a wide pool of expertise when needed.

About you

You have at least 8 years’ experience in water networks planning /modelling. Experience in using Infoworks WS Pro would be beneficial.

You have a bachelors’ degree or diploma in civil, environmental engineering, science or geography.

You are motivated to be in charge of projects as part of a dynamic team. You are open to new ideas and have enthusiasm for innovative thinking.

What we offer

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

  • Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs including global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring Programs for your own development

  • Professional Memberships

  • Health Insurance – Income Continuance Insurance (ICI) – Life Insurance

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About us

The Stantec community unites approximately 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. 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.

How to apply

Applications close on Friday 10 th March 2023

To discuss in more detail contact Glen Tarrant on 04 381 6729 or 027 4430 184 or apply directly online.


A bachelors’ degree or diploma in civil, environmental engineering, science or geography.

Primary Location : New Zealand-Wellington-Wellington

Organization : BC-3101 Water-NZ New Zealand

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Mar 12, 2023, 8:30:43 PM

Req ID: 230000WD

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