Walking & Cycling Transport Specialist – Wellington
Beca is an employee-owned, multidisciplinary engineering, planning and project management consultancy, specialising in the design and management of projects in a range of sectors. We are an international business with over 3000 staff globally.
Our Transportation team work on large international projects including motorway and public transportation projects. Our specialists identify and analyse the natural hazards of alternative route options, assess environmental impact and design for challenging seismic conditions. Other team members focus on the location and design of variable message signs, conduct road safety audits and crash reduction studies, and review transport initiatives, including vehicle usage and toll modelling.
Due to the continued success of our Transportation team we are now looking for a walkway and cycleway design specialist to join our team in Auckland. You will use a range of leading edge software to improve the walking and cycling experience of users around New Zealand and Australia. You will be working with a highly regarded technical team
You must have:
- 5 years plus experience in transportation design specifically in walking and cycling
- Suitable tertiary qualifications
- An organised approach and ability to accept increased responsibility
- The ability to produce accurate and detailed work
- Advanced problem solving skills
- High level interpersonal skills with experience working with key stakeholders (both internal and external) to actively influence/contribute to successful project outcomes
- Excellent written communication skills
Ideally you will come from a consulting background and be experienced dealing with clients. You will also have a passion for cycle and walking design and sustainable design practice.
We offer varied roles that includes managing and delivering projects with support from our technical specialists, liaising with clients and project management.
As part of a national multi-specialist team you will have many opportunities to diversify and develop in your specialism to further enhance your career with many opportunities for national and overseas assignments.
Beca has a multi-cultural work force and a friendly and supportive team environment. We offer support and advice towards a move to New Zealand including visa, relocation and accommodation.
For more information or a confidential chat please speak to Steve Scannell +64 4 901 2394.
To find out more about the work we do and the people visit www.beca.com/btts
The Beca Group of Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applications are strictly confidential.