Senior Tunnel Engineer

Link Alliance - City Rail Link

Incredible opportunity for a Senior Site Engineer to join and aid our underground tunnels team.

  • Competitive remuneration, development and training opportunities
  • Actively recruiting during COVID-19 and secured pipeline of work until 2023
  • Be part of NZ's largest infrastructure project budget valued at $1.1billion
About the role
The Senior Project Engineer is responsible for the construction works in underground tunnels at Mt Eden Station. The primary focus on this role will be to support the Tunnel Construction Manager in reaching team objectives and leading a high performing site team. This is a leadership role requiring someone with previous experience as a Project Engineer in a Tunneling project. 

 Key responsibilities include:
  • Oversee construction activities for tunnel excavation, installation of primary support and permanent installation works
  • Prepare construction execution and work plans which include the method statement, inspection test plan, job safety & environmental analysis
  • Coordinating interfaces between different areas of works, internal and external parties (concrete supplier, plant, stakeholders, station, survey, suppliers
  • Manage sub-contractors and ensuring contract performance meets the quality standard and to quality and complete tasks as according to the given time frame
About You:
We are searching for professionals who are eager to lead teams and grow working in a challenging, yet rewarding project. If you are someone with the following background, we want to hear from you!
  • A tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering
  • Over 5 years’ experience in the Civil Engineering sector and at least 3 years in mined tunnel excavation project
  • Ability to read, understand and ensure specifications and requirements ate fully implemented
  • Demonstrated experience managing direct resources and sub-contractors and ability to prioritize workloads and meet deadlines
If this describes you, please apply and don’t miss your opportunity to be considered. Short listing will happen immediately and interviews will be progressing from mid-May.

All successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test & medical.