Senior Structural Drafter - Bridges Auckland

Civil Engineer
£50,000 - £59,999
27 Jun 2012
27 Jul 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the Global players has come to join the NZ party and they have already made a massive impact. Currently servicing most needs from Australia they have the reputation of delivering simply beautiful engineering solutions. They may provide the best remuneration packages but they demand the best – so be prepared! The new Auckland team that has assembled is backed by huge local experience. They will be making a huge impact on the landscape of highways engineering in New Zealand over the next 10 years and this is your one and only chance to join at the pointy end. As a member of their new structural team you will be primarily involved with the drafting and detailing of bridges cut and cover structures and related transport structures. In order to be considered for this once in a life time opportunity you will be a an experienced bridge and transport structures drafter with at least 5 years gained in a consulting environment. Further experience gained on industrial structures and buildings projects would be highly regarded. You will need to be able to demonstrate key competency in the use of 3D CAD software and an understanding of road design packages such as MX or Inroads will set you in good steed. Your career portfolio will show you to be a talented drafter with the ability to think outside the square to come up with innovative designs and solutions. Suffice to say it will be clearly evident that you are someone that takes pride in your work has meticulous attention to detail and that you are an excellent communicator. IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT If you are considering a move to New Zealand it is important that you understand what such a move will involve. In fact the first question anyone will ask you at interview (recruiter or employer) will be – What research have you completed regarding your move to New Zealand? Therefore – to make your move a success it is essential that you are as prepared as possible. Catalyst has prepared two tools to help you increase your chances of making a successful move. Our free reports are available to download from and include: • a 12 page Q&A booklet on moving to NZ• a 60 page detailed report on the Christchurch Rebuild. If you decide to work through Catalyst – not only will you receive the necessary information via these booklets and regular newsletters to assist you move but you will be automatically perceived by our clients as well prepared and your application will be taken more seriously.