Career Opportunities

Hadley Consultants is an award winning boutique consultancy who have a reputation for providing cost effective, practical and design focussed solutions to civil and structural projects. We believe in skilled people, not lots of people. We specialise in ensuring value not just by working smart on the engineering elements of projects, but by delivering it in the best way for the client. 

Senior Structural Engineer

Due to rapidly increasing workload and growth at both our Queenstown and our Christchurch offices we are now looking to find an experienced senior structural engineer to come and assist our teams in Christchurch and Queenstown and take a lead in delivering key projects throughout the South Island. This is a key appointment within the firm with significant career growth prospects. Ambitious intermediate level structural engineers are also encouraged to apply.

The scale of projects is up to $20M and on a day to day basis you will commonly run or assist on projects worth $1-10M. 

You will be exposed to a variety of project activities and work with international Architects and some of NZ’s leading Architects – this could see you involved in all aspects of the structural design of high end residential homes, unique adventure tourism structures, commercial and industrial buildings, alpine structures, through to construction monitoring, earthquake assessment and strengthening work and the opportunity to be involved in peer review work and the structural elements of civil projects including advanced pipeline analysis. 

You should have;

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
  • Thorough knowledge of NZ structural design standards including NZS1170 and relevant material codes,
  • The ability to build excellent rapport with architects, other engineers, sub-contractors, and local authorities,
  • Understanding of the practical application and design of concrete, timber, and steel structures,
  • At least eight years’ experience gained in New Zealand in structural engineering,
  • CPEng or near CPEng status. 

Hadley’s offer top tier salaries and performance related bonus packages. We also offer staff benefits like a full season ski pass, professional membership fees and mobile phone – for the right person we will also contribute towards relocation costs to Christchurch. 

Our office is well located in central Christchurch and our staff all have pretty active lifestyles. Our office culture is fairly relaxed and work life balance is encouraged. 

We are a family friendly firm and we are keen to offer a work / life balance.

 

Queenstown Structural Manager

Top Tier Salary Including Vehicle 

Due to rapidly increasing workload and growth at both our Queenstown and Christchurch offices, along with some internal restructuring, we are looking to find a motivated Structural Manager to lead and assist our team in Queenstown. This is a key appointment within the firm with significant career growth prospects, including a rapid pathway to ownership. You will take a lead in delivering key projects throughout the Southern Lakes region along with the ability to work on Canterbury projects to match any particular skill sets. We back talented and motivated people and we encourage ambitious senior or intermediate level structural engineers to apply.

The scale of projects is up to $20M and on a day to day basis you will commonly run or assist on projects worth $1-10M.   

You will have regular and direct client contact and will lead a team of around 5. You will be exposed to a variety of project activities and work with international Architects and some of NZ’s leading Architects – this could see you involved in all aspects of the structural design of high end residential homes, unique adventure tourism structures, commercial and industrial buildings, alpine structures, through to construction monitoring, earthquake assessment and strengthening work and the opportunity to be involved in peer review work and the structural elements of civil projects including advanced pipeline analysis. A key part of the role will include client relationships, design management and coordination together with technical review and mentoring of more junior engineers. 

You should have;

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
  • Thorough knowledge of NZ structural design standards including NZS1170 and relevant material codes,
  • The ability to build excellent rapport and trust with clients, architects, other engineers, contractors, and local authorities,
  • Understanding of the practical application and design of concrete, timber, and steel structures,
  • At least eight years’ experience gained in New Zealand in structural engineering,
  • CPEng status or be near to obtaining CPEng. 

Hadley’s offer top tier salaries and performance related bonus packages. We also offer staff benefits like a full season ski pass, professional membership fees and mobile phone – for the right person we will also contribute towards relocation costs to Queenstown. This position also includes a company vehicle. 

Our office is well located in central Queenstown and our staff all have pretty active lifestyles with a new young team emerging at both offices. We cater for early morning runs to the ski field during winter and lunchtime Skyline rides and other activities most of the year round.

We are a family friendly firm and we are keen, when possible, to offer a work / life balance.

To apply or find out more, contact us in confidence;

Office Manager
Hadley Consultants Ltd
PO Box 1356
Queenstown

Attention: Emma Jackson
P: 03 450 2140
Or email: jobs@hadleys.co.nz