Associate Stormwater Engineer

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand Date Listed: 24/07/2018 Closing Date: 24/07/2019

Is the grass really greener in Hamilton?

With 145 parks and gardens; 63 sports areas; a mild climate and moderate year round rainfall – we would say yes it is!

Not only is the grass greener – there are many other reasons to make Hamilton your home.

We are the largest inland city in NZ, the centre of the of the upper North Island’s developing road network; have a young and innovative population (over 50% of the population are under 30) and home to a vibrant cultural, sporting and entertainment hub.

Not that this spoils the natural beauty of the area – Hamilton is at the heart of one of the richest agricultural areas in the world and with the mighty Waikato flowing through its centre, you will be spoilt for choices to recharge your batteries.

Beca in Hamilton

Over 100 people from a wide range of engineering disciplines work out of our Hamilton office, which has a depth of knowledge and exciting office culture that enables our people to play a huge role in the day to day life of people in the Waikato region.

To be part of this exciting growth, we are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Senior Associate Stormwater Engineer to join us and work with key clients in our Hamilton office.  Project work typically encompasses medium to large projects in the region but you will also have the opportunity to work on other projects throughout New Zealand across the Pacific.

Working with some of NZ’s best civil designers and engineers to deliver flagship projects, you will:-

  • Provide technical design advice for civil and multi-disciplinary projects, specifically for roads, drainage and general civil engineering

  • Job delivery, including experience in work planning and financial management, together with client relationship skills and proposal preparation.
  • Building strong customer relationships, and demonstrate your ability to understand our client’s core business and ensure that services meet their expectations
  • Participate in design teams undertaking drainage and civil engineering design for a wide variety of schemes including roads, wind farms, industrial engineering, power, water and land development
  • Build strong internal and external relationships

You will have a Civil Engineering Degree or equivalent, with a strong track record earned in a consulting engineering environment.  With experience in assessing and solving stormwater management issues, quality and quantity; Stormwater modelling (experience in MIKE software would be an advantage); Preparing engineering designs; Preparing technical assessments (for resource consent applications, management plans etc.).

Self-motivated, you strive for technical excellence and exceeding client expectations.  You are passionate about developing and motivating others, whilst ensuring that the team works collaboratively to meet project deliverables.


About Beca

Our clients do incredible things every day. They are transforming their communities and changing lives through the structures they build, the products they manufacture, the services they provide, and the families they support. And we are right there alongside them. We are the problem-solvers – the thinkers, the creators, the planners and practitioners – who understand their vision and make things happen! We are 3000-plus professionals spread across 19 offices across the Asia Pacific.

While our experience has been 98 years in the making, it’s the fresh talent we’re nurturing, the innovative thinking we’re developing and the connections that we’re forging, that get us most excited for the future.


We can provide support with relocation and immigration to suitable applicants. You can find out more about our people and projects by visiting

For further information contact Simon Kitto (Talent Acquisition Business Partner) – +61 2 8216 4634 or apply today!

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