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Stantec Senior Traffic Engineering/Transport Planning Consultant, Christchurch in Christchurch, 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.

About the role

This is an exciting time of growth and development in Stantec. We are looking for a senior traffic and transport professional who wants to be a part of this expansion. We are looking for someone with skills in some or all of the following areas to enhance our team in Christchurch:

•\tTransport Impact Assessments

•\tTransport infrastructure & facility planning

•\tTraffic data collection, modelling and analysis

•\tCapacity analysis

•\tParking, access and accessibility

•\tDesign and operational solutions

•\tLand-use and development planning

•\tSmart cities, complete streets, sustainable travel

•\tReporting and presentation

This is your chance to take that next step into a challenging role and use your technical know-how together with your strong investigation, analytical and report writing skills to deliver excellent service to our key and emerging clients in New Zealand.

Day to day tasks would involve:

•\tUndertaking, reporting on, and presenting to a wide range of transport projects, including new retail areas and industrial complexes

•\tInitiating and supporting business development

•\tConfirming project engagements including project scope and budgets

•\tParticipation in the supervision, growth and development of Stantec’s transportation professionals.


Senior Traffic Engineering/Transport Planning Consultant, Christchurch


To be successful for this role you'll need:

•\tBachelor’s Degree or equivalent

•\tBe a chartered professional engineer (or equivalent) or working toward professional registration with EngNZ or an equivalent professional body

•\tSound experience at a professional level in the transportation industry

•\tConfident and capable communicator

•\tDemonstrated knowledge of business and project finances

•\tExcellent investigation, analytical and report writing skills

•\tExperience in project management of large, technically complex projects

•\tAdvanced time management skills and an ability to work to tight deadlines

•\tExperience in the private sector desirable

•\tAble to build trust and provide support to peers and clients

Job Category:

Civil Engineering

Preferred Specifications:

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

•\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

Applications close on Sunday, 4 October 2020.

To discuss this opportunity further, please contact Margaret McMeel on +64 9 580 4502 or mobile +64 275 442 930.

About Stantec:

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. 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.

Location :

New Zealand-Christchurch


New Zealand