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Stantec Principal Stormwater Engineer (Auckland or Hamilton) in Auckland, Hamilton, New Zealand


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Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

Ngā Mātāpono | Stantec Values

Manaakitanga | We put people first.

Kaitiakitanga | We do what is right.

Whanaungatanga | We are better together.

Kia tū Rangatira | We are driven to achieve.

About the role:

•\tOpportunity to deliver positive environmental outcomes through Te Mana o te Wai for infrastructure and development projects across Aotearoa New Zealand and beyond.

•\tDeliver strategy, planning, design and innovation across a range of stormwater projects (including infrastructure, residential and commercial developments).

•\tDeliver a range of stormwater infrastructure, including climate change mitigation and water sensitive urban design (WSUD) elements (eg; green infrastructure and flood mitigation measures).

•\tLiaising with a range of stakeholders including architects, clients and other disciplines.

•\tProvide guidance and coaching to junior staff.

•\tOpportunity to grow and develop yourself both technically and professionally.

About you:

•\tTertiary qualifications in Civil or Environmental Engineering coupled with extensive demonstrated experience in stormwater design.

•\tExpert user across relevant stormwater software.

•\tAble to lead projects whilst developing and mentoring other team members

•\tWell-developed communication skills to collaborate with a range of stakeholders in order to achieve project outcomes.

•\tCollaborative in nature and proven ability to work with local and virtual teams across New Zealand.

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

•\tFlexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

•\tLearning and Talent Development Programs including global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

•\tMentoring for your own development

•\tProfessional Memberships

•\tHealth Insurance – Income Continuance Insurance (ICI) – Life Insurance

•\tService Recognition Awards

•\tEmployee Assistance Program

How to apply

Please apply directly online.

No Agency CVs will be accepted.


Principal Stormwater Engineer (Auckland or Hamilton)


Tertiary qualifications in Civil or Environmental Engineering with extensive demonstrated experience in stormwater design.

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Environmental Engineer

About Stantec:

We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec we always design with community in mind. We believe growing a great design company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus creativity, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a solid history of success. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work. Redefine your personal best. Join us!

Location :

New Zealand-Auckland, New Zealand-Hamilton


New Zealand


Auckland, Waikato


Auckland, Hamilton