Road Asset Engineer

Transport and Infrastructure at Beca

Our Transport and Infrastructure work is at the heart of our business.  Developing and implementing solutions to complex problems, our team is helping to shape the world we live in across the Asia Pacific region – from highways to airports; from to bridges to tunnels and 3 waters projects.  We offer the opportunity to build a career path within a fascinating industry, in a business line that offers variety, challenge and tremendous growth potential.

We embrace the fact that people are our greatest asset.  It’s our people that set us apart, and who our clients keep coming back to. Passionate about what we do and the culture we have developed, we believe that key to our success is the teamwork and collaboration fostered, not only within Transport and Infrastructure but right across the Beca Group.  It’s this culture that allows us to deliver excellence in technical delivery, client service and innovation in all that we do.

 

With the strong focus we have on our people, we are happy to discuss different flexible work arrangements for this opportunity.

The opportunity

Tauranga is the largest city in the Bay of Plenty and one of the fastest growing population centres in the country.  With a booming local economy the region is popular with families and holidaymakers.  Over 200 people from 10 different engineering disciplines work out of our Tauranga 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 Bay.

Reliable, accurate and timely asset data is the foundation for efficient and effective management of Roading assets.  Through our existing engagements with both NZ Transport Agency and Local Authority clients we have an exciting opportunity for a Road Asset Engineer to join our high performing team.

As a Road Asset Engineer your responsibilities will be to support the senior asset managers and engineers providing professional advice to our clients to effectively and efficiently manage their roading networks.  Specific duties include:

  • Managing the delivery of defined packages of work
  • Asset performance analysis and reporting
  • Trend analysis and reporting
  • Supporting the development of renewals forward works programmes
  • Field surveys including failure mode analysis
  • Assisting with asset revaluations
  • Road asset inventory database management
  • Data quality reviews of automated condition survey data

About you

You will have a Bachelor degree, or equivalent, in relevant engineer field and your experience to date will have given you a good understanding of asset management processes.  In particular this will be in carriageway surfacing and pavement construction as well as condition surveys associated with asset management programming and planning.  Proficient in Microsoft office packages you will also have a good working knowledge of RAMM.  To be successful in this positon you’ll have an innovative approach to problem solving, excellent organizational skills and an ability to work effectively both alone and as part of a team.

 

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.