Senior Geotechnical Engineer
New Zealand


Looking for a rock steady foundation to your future?

Opus International are team of global experts who aspire every day to transform infrastructure to create better, sustainable communities.  We believe the greatest infrastructure starts with people and through our collaborative approach we're creating innovative solutions for future generations.

Needed is an expert Senior Geotechnical Engineer for our supportive, multidisciplinary team of Civil and Structural Engineers in Dunedin. A key role as we need to you to take in the lead on our biggest projects. This includes leading geotechnical investigations, timely delivery of projects, development of technical excellence within the geotechnical team, along with day to day activities such as geotechnical design and reporting, project management and client relationships.

The opportunity:

Manage, guide and mentor a team

Deliver sound technical advice and project recommendations

Lead geotechnical investigations

Client Interaction and relationship management

You will have:

Tertiary qualification in Engineering - ideally CPEng;

Minimum 5 years' New Zealand experience in geotechnical engineering;

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including technical report writing;

Robust industry networks and influence as well as previous business development experience

Versatility and the ability to 'think outside of the box' in creating solutions.

And how about you? You'll be agile, invested in your career have the technical expertise and the commercial acuity to contribute to our business.  In return, we'll offer you a career-defining role, interesting and meaningful projects working with world leading experts.  At Opus we foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and success.

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