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Engineering Site Technician (Whangarei)

Hawthorn Geddes Engineers and Architects Ltd is looking for their next Engineering Site Technician to join their busy team.

  • Enjoy Northland’s lifestyle and family environment
  • Salary range between $53k – 65k per annum, depending on experience

Hawthorn Geddes Engineers and Architects Ltd is looking for their next Engineering Site Technician to join their busy team.

We are a vibrant multidisciplinary practice based in Whangarei, Northland with clients throughout New Zealand and beyond, covering geotechnical, environmental, civil and structural engineering, as well as architecture and spatial design.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a  Bachelor of Engineering Technology (BEngTech) or equivalent.
  • Hold a clean and valid full NZ driver’s licence with the ability to both drive automatic and manual vehicles.
  • Hold a current unrestricted right to live and work in New Zealand.
  • Preferably have some geotechnical design experience.

The main duties will involve carrying out testing and inspections primarily on behalf of our geotechnical department; however workload may dictate a broader level scope to include civil and structural:

  • Geotechnical site investigations and assisting with the development of technical reports.
  • Assisting engineers in the field.
  • Site log preparation.
  • Design experience in foundation engineering will be an added advantage.
  • Inspection of structural construction work and civil works field testing may also form part of the workload.

In-house training will be provided.

In exchange, Hawthorn Geddes will offer industry competitive salaries, staff healthcare scheme (which can be expanded to include family members) and a friendly working environment. Hawthorn Geddes support continued professional development through relevant training. The business is managed by active directors, each operating in their relevant fields of architecture and engineering with a “hands-on” approach to delivery.

Whangarei, and wider Northland, provide fantastic lifestyle opportunities for individuals and families with ready access to a wide range of outdoor activities including tramping, diving, sailing and fishing.

Why just holiday here when you can have it on your doorstep all year?

Direct application preferred.

Get in touch.