Environmental Engineer (Auckland)

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  • 100% NZ owned progressive environmental consultancy

  • Opportunity to grow and develop the business and your profile

  • Strong team culture with a great working environment

Who are we?

Morphum Environmental is an active industry leader in civil and three waters engineering services, environmental services, sustainable land development and sustainable management. We have won and been finalists for numerous industry awards in engineering and sustainability. We comprise a talented, driven and dynamic team of consultants who are frequently invited to present at industry conferences.  Our underlying goal is to develop effective and lasting solutions that benefit our clients, their communities and the environment.

What is the role?

We are looking for a motivated and driven engineer with strengths in hydraulic modelling and design to join our Engineering Design Team. This team leads multi-disciplinary projects in three-waters and open space engineering. The role will include opportunities to manage interesting projects, undertake design tasks, and client delivery.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Undertake environmental engineering research and design tasks including innovation, water sensitive design and development of sustainable infrastructure

  • Undertake site assessments

  • Undertake investigations and develop designs that are sustainable and that work in unison with the environment

  • Undertake calculations, modelling and risk analysis for engineering design

  • Develop high quality detailed design specifications

  • Provide assessments of environmental effects and resource consent reporting

  • Perform field work and contract management/site supervision duties as required

You will be involved throughout the life of projects from conceptual thinking right through to detailed design work and construction supervision. The point of difference with this role is the chance to be involved in a wide range of projects and make a real difference to the environment – no two days are the same.

About you

To be the successful candidate you will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Minimum of Bachelor of Engineering (Civil or Environmental) or other recognised equivalent qualification

  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience

  • Experience in assessment, planning and design of three waters infrastructure

  • In-depth knowledge of engineering design scoping and investigation

  • Understanding and experience in the application of water sensitive design, catchment management and hydrology

  • Experience in hydraulic modelling software for design

  • Exceptional organisation and communication skills

  • Excellent report writing skills

  • Proven team player – able to work collaboratively with the Morphum team

 You will be able to confidently envisage project outcomes and demonstrate this in your work delivery. Furthermore, working knowledge of Auckland Council GD01, GD04, Code of Practice (Section 4), and Watercare Code of Practice is critical for this role.

So why work for us?

People love working here. We are a company with a great team culture – we work hard, but we know how to let our hair down with an active social club. We pride ourselves on providing a working environment which fosters learning and development.

 Other reasons we think Morphum Environmental is a great place to work:

  • Sustainability isn't just a buzzword at Morphum Environmental – it's a way of life

  • We are a 100% NZ owned company, with offices in New Zealand and Australia

  • We pride ourselves on delivering the best possible solutions to our clients

  • We offer a real opportunity for staff to influence project outcomes

  • Staff contributions are recognised and valued

How to apply

If this sounds like you, please apply by sending your CV and cover letter to info@morphum.com.  In your cover letter, make sure you tell us about the most exciting project you have worked on and how your skills can add value to Morphum Environmental.  You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand prior to applying for the role. Please note that applications without a cover letter will not be considered. Check out our website for further opportunities www.morphum.com.