At Miyamoto, it’s our people and our purpose that make us stand out. It’s our heart behind everything that we do that makes us authentic, and it’s our local and global experience that make us experts. Right now, we are looking for an Intermediate or Senior Structural Engineer for our Auckland office.

Who is Miyamoto?

Miyamoto NZ is a locally-owned specialist engineering and construction consultancy. We are part of Miyamoto International, with over 70 years of experience providing seismic engineering and project services globally. Our experience and knowledge have accumulated from involvement in over 100 earthquakes. We work together as a global business, to provide our partners and communities expertise that no one else can offer.

As a purpose-driven company, we are looking for quality, dedicated people who align with our commitment to Save Lives and Positively Impact Communities. Miyamoto is living this purpose through active involvement in post-disaster environments, bringing specialist skills when most needed to support reconstruction. In recent years Miyamoto has been on the ground in Haiti, Nepal, Ecuador, Mexico and of course Christchurch, within days of destructive earthquakes to establish capability and support long-term rebuild programmes.

We’re looking for someone who is genuinely passionate about making a difference, providing authentic and responsive client experiences, and supporting our people and business to grow.

Tell me more!!

Intermediate Engineer
As a degree qualified Intermediate Structural Engineer with 4-6 years’ experience designing buildings and structures in a New Zealand based professional services consultancy environment, you are looking for your next career opportunity. A challenge that offers a broad range of projects to develop the know-how as you work towards becoming Chartered. This is an opening where you will be supported by industry experts as you continue to develop your career, gaining highly valued knowledge and capability.

Your technical proficiency, a working knowledge of NZ Building Codes plus an understanding of construction industry regulations and compliance requirements are pre-requisites underpinning effectiveness in this role. As an active, positive, team player, you can work well independently or collaboratively with our commercially focused structural, geotechnical and building surveying teams utilising your excellent time management and organisational skills to complete projects on time and within budget. Highly professional with a genuine commitment to your clients, you will gain satisfaction partnering with them to identify what they really need, providing innovative engineering solutions to structural issues with existing and new buildings, giving consideration to budget constraints and timeframes. As an intermediate engineer, you will gain confidence supporting and passing on your knowledge to less experienced engineers. Applying your sound technical abilities and excellent written and spoken English to review and provide feedback on written reports, ensuring they are accurate, clear and concise. Solution focused, practical and a great multitasker, you will be energised by our fast-paced, dynamic, deadline driven work environment. We are looking for an intermediate structural engineer who is career-driven and self-motivated with the ability to adapt to new challenges.

Senior Engineer (CPEng)
As a NZ Chartered Professional engineer with experience in the residential and commercial sectors you will be a key player in our fun, fast growing and dynamic high performing team providing solutions to structural issues with existing and new buildings. You are self-motivated, client focused and can adapt to new challenges and have the ability to be flexible and innovative while keeping the commercial realities of working in an engineering consultancy in perspective. All this, while maintaining the high standard of professionalism and service demanded by our clients.

You are highly qualified and technically proficient, with great organisations skills, strong knowledge of construction, a proven track record of leading and developing projects, mentoring teams and leading clients. Your entrepreneurial approach encourages others, inspires new ideas and contributes towards business development strategies.

In return for your professional approach and experience, you will be well rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, the opportunity to work with a close-knit team in a progressive, growing organisation that provides future development options and values your individuality and personal strengths. If you are ready to take on the challenge of supporting our team of high-performing professionals, please apply now.

All applications must be received no later than Sunday, 20 October 2019. Only applications from candidates who are eligible to live and work in New Zealand will be considered.

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