Environmental Engineer (Hamilton, Auckland or Wellington)

 Positions Vacant | Morphum Environmental
  • 100% NZ owned progressive environmental consultancy
  • Opportunity to grow and develop the business and your profile
  • Sustainability is fundamental to the company culture

We are seeking an experienced environmental engineer with a focus on catchment management planning

Who are we?

Morphum Environmental is an industry leader in civil and three waters engineering services, environmental services, sustainable land development and planning, 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, and are frequently invited to present at industry conferences. Our underlying goals in our work are around developing effective and lasting solutions that benefit our clients, their communities and the environment. 

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

What is the role?

Due to continued growth within the business, we are seeking a motivated and driven engineer, specialising in catchment management planning, to join our dynamic and sustainably focused team.  Providing specialist technical advice to our clients and team, you will have the ability to understand and assimilate a wide range of issues, risks and opportunities within a catchment and provide practical and fit for purpose solutions. There will be opportunity to add value on a range of interesting and multidisciplinary projects.  With offices located right across the country, our preference is for this role to be based in our Waikato office, however for the right person we would also consider Auckland or Wellington.

About you

You will have solid experience in the field of environmental engineering or consulting along with a relevant tertiary qualification, ideally a Bachelor of Environmental or Civil Engineering.  Not only will you have proven experience in catchment management planning but you will also have knowledge in any of the following areas:

  • project management
  • asset management
  • options assessment for civil design 
  • engineering design scoping and investigation
  • planning and design of three waters infrastructure
  • an understanding and experience in the application of water sensitive design, catchment management and hydrology

You will be an excellent communicator with strong report writing skills along with a high level of computer literacy.  Working knowledge of GIS is preferred and New Zealand experience is a definite advantage.  You will have a real passion for sustainability and the environment, and a high level of interest in water and wastewater engineering. 

How to apply

If you are interested in joining a fast-paced growing team where you can help us make a positive impact, email your curriculum vitae and cover letter to info@morphum.com telling us which location is your preference, and how your skills can add value to Morphum! 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.