Principal Geotechnical Engineer


New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

Our Civil Infrastructure team is looking for experienced Principal Geotechnical Engineers to support major projects. These roles provide an exciting opportunity for involvement in a range of large geotechnical projects, within New Zealand and at times Australia.

Your demonstrated experience in Design Consultancy and strong technical capability will enable you to lead geotechnical design teams and design programs from options-analysis through to detailed design for local projects as well as those across the greater ANZ geographies.

You will support internal and external clients across a broad range of engineering areas, namely general earthworks and pavements, deep and shallow foundations, retaining structures, soft ground engineering, maritime piling, dredging and slope stabilisation as well as transportation infrastructure including bridges and embankments.

Working within a global, multi-disciplinary organisation, this opportunity will see you assisting with building our offering across the region, both in New Zealand and Internationally. You will be part of growing our team and mentoring junior team members.

Minimum Requirements

  • 10+ years' experience;

  • Design consulting experience;

  • Demonstrated experience managing projects and meeting delivery requirements;

  • Business development and client relationship skills;

  • Experience in leading and mentoring a team of professionals to deliver exceptional service.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant tertiary qualification;

  • CPEng (or working towards);

  • gINT, Plaxis, Wallap, Rocscience Suite;

  • Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Packages

  • Full driving license

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.


New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

Our Civil Infrastructure team is looking for experienced Principal Geotechnical Engineers to support major projects. These roles provide an exciting opportunity for involvement in a range of large geotechnical projects, within New Zealand and at times Australia.

Your demonstrated experience in Design Consultancy and strong technical capability will enable you to lead geotechnical design teams and design programs from options-analysis through to detailed design for local projects as well as those across the greater ANZ geographies.

You will support internal and external clients across a broad range of engineering areas, namely general earthworks and pavements, deep and shallow foundations, retaining structures, soft ground engineering, maritime piling, dredging and slope stabilisation as well as transportation infrastructure including bridges and embankments.

Working within a global, multi-disciplinary organisation, this opportunity will see you assisting with building our offering across the region, both in New Zealand and Internationally. You will be part of growing our team and mentoring junior team members.

Minimum Requirements

  • 10+ years' experience;

  • Design consulting experience;

  • Demonstrated experience managing projects and meeting delivery requirements;

  • Business development and client relationship skills;

  • Experience in leading and mentoring a team of professionals to deliver exceptional service.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant tertiary qualification;

  • CPEng (or working towards);

  • gINT, Plaxis, Wallap, Rocscience Suite;

  • Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Packages

  • Full driving license

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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