Senior Structural Engineer - Bridging


We've got 60 years of history delivering high-profile projects in NZ and beyond. Working with us, you'll have the opportunity to work on ground-breaking projects like Transmission Gully, Commercial Bay or the Justice and Emergency Services Precinct. And we're known for our creativity and problem-solving expertise as well, so you could easily get called up to lead innovative projects like the 100m span East Taupo Arterial arch bridge, the award-winning Perry bridge or the Mangere treatment tanks.  From the largest developments in the market to the most gravity-defying artistic visions—and everything in between—we've got the projects to match your career ambition.

What’s in it for you?

  • The opportunity to lead some of the most challenging infrastructure projects in New Zealand.
  • You’ll be working with some of New Zealand's leading engineers - people who continue to lead innovation and advancement in our country and beyond. You’ll get the benefit of their knowledge, learning alongside the best.
  • Clearly well-defined career paths, with the support and guidance you’ll need to develop your career.
  • Beyond our own walls, we’re active members of the wider engineering community, attending and presenting at engineering conferences, as well as contributing to committees like SESOC, SEAOSC, IPENZ, to name a few.

To be considered for this role, we’re ideally looking for:

  • CPEng qualification
  • Extensive relevant bridge design experience, and an approach that will epitomise the commitment to design, technical quality and innovation that defines Holmes Consulting.
  • Our team also work on large storage and treatment tanks, road/rail infrastructure as well as wharves, so experience in these areas is important.
  • Sound technical skills, within a seismic environment.
  • An ability to manage and lead project teams in a way that is creative and solutions focused.
  • Excellent communication skills and be creative and solutions focused.

Hard work's a big part of what's got us where we are today, but it's not the final word. At Holmes Consulting, we have a vibrant, fun culture. If sport is your thing you can join our touch, indoor netball, or football teams. Boot-camps, ski and cycle trips are also on the menu if you want to get involved, and we’ve got a range of social functions throughout the year if they take your fancy.  We’re a friendly, relaxed team that loves getting stuck into great projects, with plenty of fun and good times along the way. 
Apply now. If you’d like to find out more, contact Louise Hooper Smith on 027 388 3019 or louise.hoopersmith@holmesconsulting.co.nzLeaders in technical expertise and quality, Iconic, complex projects, Clear career path


We've got 60 years of history delivering high-profile projects in NZ and beyond. Working with us, you'll have the opportunity to work on ground-breaking projects like Transmission Gully, Commercial Bay or the Justice and Emergency Services Precinct. And we're known for our creativity and problem-solving expertise as well, so you could easily get called up to lead innovative projects like the 100m span East Taupo Arterial arch bridge, the award-winning Perry bridge or the Mangere treatment tanks.  From the largest developments in the market to the most gravity-defying artistic visions—and everything in between—we've got the projects to match your career ambition.

What’s in it for you?

  • The opportunity to lead some of the most challenging infrastructure projects in New Zealand.
  • You’ll be working with some of New Zealand's leading engineers - people who continue to lead innovation and advancement in our country and beyond. You’ll get the benefit of their knowledge, learning alongside the best.
  • Clearly well-defined career paths, with the support and guidance you’ll need to develop your career.
  • Beyond our own walls, we’re active members of the wider engineering community, attending and presenting at engineering conferences, as well as contributing to committees like SESOC, SEAOSC, IPENZ, to name a few.

To be considered for this role, we’re ideally looking for:

  • CPEng qualification
  • Extensive relevant bridge design experience, and an approach that will epitomise the commitment to design, technical quality and innovation that defines Holmes Consulting.
  • Our team also work on large storage and treatment tanks, road/rail infrastructure as well as wharves, so experience in these areas is important.
  • Sound technical skills, within a seismic environment.
  • An ability to manage and lead project teams in a way that is creative and solutions focused.
  • Excellent communication skills and be creative and solutions focused.

Hard work's a big part of what's got us where we are today, but it's not the final word. At Holmes Consulting, we have a vibrant, fun culture. If sport is your thing you can join our touch, indoor netball, or football teams. Boot-camps, ski and cycle trips are also on the menu if you want to get involved, and we’ve got a range of social functions throughout the year if they take your fancy.  We’re a friendly, relaxed team that loves getting stuck into great projects, with plenty of fun and good times along the way. 
Apply now. If you’d like to find out more, contact Louise Hooper Smith on 027 388 3019 or louise.hoopersmith@holmesconsulting.co.nzLeaders in technical expertise and quality, Iconic, complex projects, Clear career path

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