Senior Structural Engineer – CPEng

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 a Senior Structural Engineer for either our Wellington or Kapiti 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!!

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.

This is a leadership role so effective relationship building is critical to your success.  You enjoy working collaboratively with your peers and can effectively mentor and manage other members of the team.  You have managed other engineers over the years and understand what motivates them and the importance of mentoring them to ensure a consistent look and quality of the finished product.

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 send your CV and cover letter to

All applications must be received no later than Sunday, 9 June 2019.  Only applications from candidates who are eligible to live and work in New Zealand will be considered.

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