Employment Type  Full-time

About Us

A member of the Surbana Jurong Group, Robert Bird Group (RBG) is an international structural, civil, and specialist engineering consultancy business built upon delivering structural and civil engineering excellence worldwide. We transform inspiring visions into successful realities, offering innovative, collaborative, flexible, and proactive solutions.

Our Civil Engineering team provides expert design services from concept and planning through detailed design to construction and maintenance and ongoing management and advice for the project’s operating life. Our team specialises in a diverse range of projects including public infrastructure, renewable energy, and privately funded developments.

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Civil Designer to join our Civil Infrastructure team based in either our Auckland or Wellington offices. This role will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Assist with translating conceptual designs into detailed designs and drawings
  • Using 3D modelling software in the design of roadways, earthworks, three water networks, erosion and sediment control measures and general site grading. Expertise in 12D modelling software would also be of benefit.
  • Preparation and documentation of technical drawings (CAD)
  • Preparation of specifications
  • Site inspections
  • Assisting in the technical development of modelling standards and protocols, with the opportunity to participate in ongoing testing and integration of new digital design tools.
  • Engaging with contractors and suppliers.

If you are passionate about working on diverse projects that change communities for the better, then this is a role for you!

Why Work With Us

RBG provides frequent opportunities for professional development and the chance to learn directly from our dedicated experts and the specialist engineers of our global business.

We offer access to iconic projects, flexible working arrangements, paid birthday leave, paid parental leave, an active social club, a variety of well-being benefits and subsidies, recognition awards and a supportive and social team environment where healthy lifestyle balance is encouraged.

To be successful, you will have:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience within civil design, with specific project experience across geometric roadway design, public domain grading, and earthworks analysis
  • Experience with land development and/or infrastructure design and monitoring
  • Proficiency in 12D and Civil 3D software is desirable
  • The desire to work in a collaborative and high-performing team environment
  • Motivation to drive your professional development with our support
  • A Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification in Civil Design or similar

If you are seeking engineering career challenges, a variety of work, recognition for achievement and a collaborative continuous learning working environment, we want to hear from you!

Robert Bird Group is an equal employment opportunity employer.

This role does not require agency input. Please do not forward resumes directly to RBG’s employees/managers. We do not accept unsolicited resumes and are not responsible for any associated fees.

Please e-mail your CV and cover letter to employment@robertbird.com.au