The Tararua Alliance is a unique partnership between Tararua District Council and Downer NZ, established to manage the Tararua district’s transportation and 3-waters reticulation infrastructure in a collaborative, single-team approach. Our vision is ‘Leading through Collaboration’ and we are striving to deliver best in class services for Tararua communities.
Some outstanding results have been achieved since the Tararua Alliance was established in 2014, and we’re seeking to shift up another gear as we respond to continued growth and external changes. Both parent organisations have committed to continuing the partnership until at least 2029, and have set new objectives for the team to focus on.
We are now looking for a Project Engineer to join us.
The primary responsibility of this role is to provide engineering solutions through the lifecycle of a project (conception to completion) within the Capital Projects Team.
Your day to day will include the following:
To be successful in the role, you will bring with you:
It is an exciting time to join the team, as either a Downer NZ or Tararua District Council employee (you choose!). If you want to find out more about our current opportunities, please visit www.downercareers.co.nz [link removed] or www.tararuadc.govt.nz/your-council/working-for-council/vacancies [link removed], or reach out to either [email protected] [link removed] or [email protected] [link removed]
Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free – all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.
Due to our fast-paced nature, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don’t delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.
The Downer NZ Recruitment office will be closed from Friday, 23 December 2022 and we will be back on deck on Monday, 9 January 2022. If you submit an application during this period please note that we will review your details and update you upon our return. Wishing you a safe and festive holiday season.
Please note we have an in-house recruitment team that manage all our vacancies. No candidates presented through an agency will be considered for any of our roles advertised, unless previously arranged. We would strongly encourage all candidates interested in these roles, to apply directly online through the portal provided otherwise your application will not be considered.