Principal Structural Engineer
New Zealand
Building Services

Build the future with WSP Opus
WSP Opus is a team of global experts who aspire every day to transform the built environment and create sustainable communities. 
If you’re an experienced and skilled Structural Engineer with excellent leadership qualities, then we want to hear from you.
We are looking for a Principal Engineer to front major national projects, in this role you will have the opportunity to lead the structures teams across a range of technically challenging and unique projects.  You will also support the strategic growth of the business through the development of strong client relationships and the commercial management of projects and service delivery.
The opportunity:

  • Lead teams to deliver landmark New Zealand projects

  • Fully flexible working environment with high levels of autonomy

  • Senior role in a team of over 100 Structural Engineers 

  • Work with a wide range of major clients across a number of sectors

  • Excellent office culture with a healthy respect for work life balance

You will have:

  • Excellent technical understanding or client management skill set 

  • Natural leadership with experience in managing project teams through large complex schemes 

  • Minimum 15 years' experience with exposure to a range of project types in New Zealand 

  • BEng Civil or equivalent with CPEng status

This is a career defining opportunity to join a globally renowned organisation and deliver meaningful projects for a number of high profile clients.

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