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Palmerston North


Engineering - Civil/Structural


11 months ago

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20th Sep 2019 12:00am

We are seeking a recent graduate with a qualification in Civil Engineering, Project Management or equivalent OR someone who is currently working towards their qualification, who is ready to develop a career in the construction and project coordination of roading and related infrastructure projects.  

You will be liaising with external consultants, clients, the project team and subcontractors so great communication skills and the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships is essential. 

The ability to identify and negotiate solutions for complex and diverse problems will see you excel in this rewarding role.

  • Qualification in Civil Engineering or Project Management (or equivalent) 
  • Solid understanding of NZS3910
  • A commitment to the highest standards of Health & Safety
  • A high standard of customer service with a “Can Do” attitude 
  • Great communication skills both written and verbal

At Higgins we stay true to the same family values the company was founded with; ‘Acting with Care’ in all we do, ‘Moving Heaven and Earth’ for our customers, ‘Respecting Each Other’, ‘Being Lean and Agile’ and ‘Working as a Team’.

As a Higgins employee you will have access to Fletchers Benefits Programme and unrivalled career development opportunities in a Group with 50 businesses across 40 different countries.

If you enjoy working in teams, have a strong work ethic and take pride in your work, we'd love to hear from you!

Higgins is committed to safety; a satisfactory pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol screening test is required if you’re offered a job with us and applications will only be accepted by persons eligible to work in New Zealand.