Intermediate Stormwater Engineer


Intermediate Stormwater Engineer - Christchurch

Our Water Business

Our multi-disciplinary team works across water, wastewater and stormwater, as well as surface waters and irrigation; partnering with clients spanning the municipal, industrial, transportation, commercial, mining and agricultural sectors. Together we make things happen on projects throughout New Zealand, Australia, the Pacific and Southeast Asia. As our clients continue to call on our expertise, we’re right there beside them and are looking for more great people to join our team.

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 teamwork and collaboration fostered, not only within our Water team, but right across the Beca Group.

This commitment to our people, means that we understand that it’s not always easy juggling work with everything else life throws at us. Which is why we are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for all opportunities in the Beca team – in either a part-time or full-time capacity.

Your role

With our on-going growth, we are looking for a stormwater-focused civil or environmental engineer to join our Southern Water team in Christchurch. Working in a well-respected team of stormwater and water resources specialists, your work will range from catchment planning and options assessment, to detailed design and construction management. Our clients span the South Island, around New Zealand and beyond into Australia and the Pacific, across the local government, transportation, industrial, commercial and agricultural sectors.

In this role, it’s essential that you build strong relationships with clients, based on understanding their needs as well as maintaining their trust and confidence in our performance, ultimately leading to continuing work and repeat business. You’ll also be exposed to Project Management and site work.

As a civil engineer with sound technical experience (3+ years), you will be chartered or working toward CPEng status. Your experience may include hydrology, hydraulics of pipe and open channel networks, catchment planning, water quality treatment, and flood risk assessment, as well as engineering design. You’ll take accountability of your work with a track record of on-time and on-budget delivery. You’ll be a team player who enjoys working as part of a talented and diverse team.

In return we offer you the opportunity to build a career path within a fascinating industry in a company that offers variety, challenge and excellent growth.

About Beca

Our clients do incredible things every day. They are transforming communities and changing lives, and we are right there alongside them.

Beca is one of the largest employee-owned professional services consultancies in the Asia-Pacific region. Our team of 3000-plus is diverse enough to bring a wide range of perspectives and expertise to every client and challenge, creating resourceful, smart solutions from our collective experience and insights.

While our experience has been 99 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.

Ready to make the move? Apply now!

If you want to make everyday better, apply online today! If you have any questions, call Simon Kitto (Talent Acquisition Business Partner) - +61 2 8216 4634 or can find out more about our people and projects by visiting www.beca.com

Beca prides itself on supporting a diverse and inclusive culture – open to inputs from creative people of all genders, ethnicity, identity, thought and experiences.


Intermediate Stormwater Engineer - Christchurch

Our Water Business

Our multi-disciplinary team works across water, wastewater and stormwater, as well as surface waters and irrigation; partnering with clients spanning the municipal, industrial, transportation, commercial, mining and agricultural sectors. Together we make things happen on projects throughout New Zealand, Australia, the Pacific and Southeast Asia. As our clients continue to call on our expertise, we’re right there beside them and are looking for more great people to join our team.

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 teamwork and collaboration fostered, not only within our Water team, but right across the Beca Group.

This commitment to our people, means that we understand that it’s not always easy juggling work with everything else life throws at us. Which is why we are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for all opportunities in the Beca team – in either a part-time or full-time capacity.

Your role

With our on-going growth, we are looking for a stormwater-focused civil or environmental engineer to join our Southern Water team in Christchurch. Working in a well-respected team of stormwater and water resources specialists, your work will range from catchment planning and options assessment, to detailed design and construction management. Our clients span the South Island, around New Zealand and beyond into Australia and the Pacific, across the local government, transportation, industrial, commercial and agricultural sectors.

In this role, it’s essential that you build strong relationships with clients, based on understanding their needs as well as maintaining their trust and confidence in our performance, ultimately leading to continuing work and repeat business. You’ll also be exposed to Project Management and site work.

As a civil engineer with sound technical experience (3+ years), you will be chartered or working toward CPEng status. Your experience may include hydrology, hydraulics of pipe and open channel networks, catchment planning, water quality treatment, and flood risk assessment, as well as engineering design. You’ll take accountability of your work with a track record of on-time and on-budget delivery. You’ll be a team player who enjoys working as part of a talented and diverse team.

In return we offer you the opportunity to build a career path within a fascinating industry in a company that offers variety, challenge and excellent growth.

About Beca

Our clients do incredible things every day. They are transforming communities and changing lives, and we are right there alongside them.

Beca is one of the largest employee-owned professional services consultancies in the Asia-Pacific region. Our team of 3000-plus is diverse enough to bring a wide range of perspectives and expertise to every client and challenge, creating resourceful, smart solutions from our collective experience and insights.

While our experience has been 99 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.

Ready to make the move? Apply now!

If you want to make everyday better, apply online today! If you have any questions, call Simon Kitto (Talent Acquisition Business Partner) - +61 2 8216 4634 or can find out more about our people and projects by visiting www.beca.com

Beca prides itself on supporting a diverse and inclusive culture – open to inputs from creative people of all genders, ethnicity, identity, thought and experiences.

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