Engineering Geologist

Stantec Australia

Location: Auckland

Job Type: Full time


Engineering Geologist - ( 220004B3 )


Engineering Geologist – Wellington

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

You'll join a team of engineering geologists and geotechnical engineers where you will have the opportunity to contribute to the geotechnical leadership group and global community to help shape the development of the Asian Pacific geotechnical team. You’ll be involved in a range of engineering projects including dams and hydropower, transportation, and water and waste water Infrastructure throughout New Zealand and Asia pacific.

Key aspects of this role include:

  • Provide technical leadership

  • Determine internal and external client requirements

  • Conduct and manage field data acquisition, site investigations and testing

  • Develop ground models and provide input into specifications and drawings to ensure that geotechnical designs provide appropriate solutions.

  • Provide engineering geological expertise to meet project needs.

  • Develop strong working relationships with existing and new clients to help expand Stantec’s market share

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, job sharing and part time working

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

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • Professional Memberships

  • Mental Health & Wellbeing programs

  • Health Insurance – Income Protection Insurance – Life Insurance

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About us

The Stantec community unites approximately 26,000 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

To discuss in more detail contact Margaret McMeel 09 580 4502 or 027 544 2930 or apply directly online.


About you | E pā ana ki a koe

To be successful for this role you'll need:

We're looking for competent engineering geologists, with 3-5 years’ experience, ideally gained by working in New Zealand, working towards professional registration. Previous experience in Australia or Asia Pacific would be useful. You'll have a strong background in engineering geology and being familiar with industry standard design software including logging software (gINT/Holebase) would be a benefit.

Primary Location : New Zealand-Wellington-Wellington

Other Locations : New Zealand-Auckland-Auckland

Organization : BC-3102 Transpt-NZ New Zealand

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Dec 22, 2022, 2:56:29 PM

Req ID: 220004B3

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