CAREERS

We are stronger together. We are McKenzie & Co.

Why work for us?

The Great People Programme.

For McKenzie & Co. to thrive, our people must thrive. The Great People Programme embodies our workplace culture and promotes employee wellbeing. We want our team to be at their best, both mentally & physically.

We care about your development.

You will work alongside some of the best in the industry. We have over 80 technical experts working across multiple disciplines who are here to mentor you.

We work on diverse projects.

Our projects range from large scale master-planned residential, commercial and industrial developments to infill projects and everything in between.

We offer great employee benefits.

Our remuneration packages are extremely competitive and we offer other benefits such as flexible work arrangements that reflect the value we place in our employees.

We celebrate diversity and inclusion.

We embrace diversity and want our team to bring their ‘whole self’ to work. We want you to be authentic and let us see your true personality (including the quirky bits).

We work hard but we have fun doing it.

Our team love to have fun with comradery and competitiveness at the core, making for some excellent gatherings. There’s always something social on offer!

Our Purpose

Developing great places and great people

Our Vision

We see a world where better environments create great places for people to grow

Our Values

We strive to

Innovate

We act with

Integrity

We aim for

Excellence

We work to be

Proactive

We seek to be

Collaborative

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Founded by industry expert Clayton McKenzie

80 professionals across New Zealand

Members of ACE NZ & ENZ

Survey and Spatial NZ member

We are 100% Kiwi owned & operated

ENGINEERING roles

Construction & Design Engineer - Taupo

Permanent - Full Time

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McKenzie & Co. was born from a passion for high quality environments and a desire to develop great places for people to grow.

We offer land development consultancy services to developers and our projects range in scope from large scale master-planned communities in greenfield locations, to complex infill developments in brownfields sites, right down to smaller residential subdivisions.

With offices in Auckland, Warkworth, Taupo, Tauranga, Rotorua and Queenstown, you’ll be part of an 80+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers and development advisors.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The Construction & Design Engineer role supports the Senior Engineers, Construction Team and Project Leads with the day-to-day design, contract and construction needs of projects and reinforces the purpose and mission of McKenzie & Co. ‘to develop great places and people’. You will do this whilst working collaboratively to provide excellent engineering services for projects undertaken by McKenzie & Co.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

We’re seeking an experienced Construction & Design Engineer to liaise with our internal team and external stakeholders to ensure projects run on time and to schedule. You will leverage your strong land development and subdivision background to implement, coordinate and manage all relevant project elements including schedules, contract documentation and resource consents amongst others. Your expert relationship building skills will ensure that internal company and external client/subcontractor stakeholder expectations are well managed via proactive communication and problem solving. You will also carry out civil engineering design and preparation of drawings.

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • May / may not be a registered engineering professional.
  • Bachelor of Engineering or NZCE.
  • Land development and subdivision design experience.
  • 5-7 years civil engineering industry experience.
  • Strong 12d, BricsCAD skills/experience.
  • Demonstrated competency using MS Project, Word and Excel.
  • Comfortable working in structured and unstructured project environments.
  • Strong communication skills – written and verbal.
  • Good presentation skills.
  • Good relationship building skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Organised and proactive.
  • A genuine ‘can do’ attitude.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER

  • The Great People Programme. For McKenzie & Co. to thrive, our people must thrive. The Great People Programme embodies our workplace culture and promotes employee wellbeing. We want our team to be at their best, both mentally & physically.
  • We care about your development. You will work alongside some of the best in the industry, with over 70 technical experts working across multiple disciplines who are here to coach and mentor you.
  • We work on diverse projects. Our projects range from large scale master-planned residential, commercial and industrial developments to infill projects and everything in between.
  • We offer great employee benefits. Our remuneration packages are extremely competitive and we offer other benefits such as flexible work arrangements that reflect the value that we place in our employees.
  • We celebrate diversity and inclusion. We embrace diversity and want our team to bring their ‘whole self’ to work. We want you to be authentic and let us see your true personality (including the quirky bits).
  • We work hard but we have fun doing it. Our team love to have fun with comradery and competitiveness at the core, making for some excellent gatherings. There’s always something social on offer!

APPLY NOW

We’re accepting applications now. Click the Apply button below to upload your CV & covering letter!

SURVEYING roles

Surveyor - TAUPO or ROTORUA

Permanent - Full Time

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McKenzie & Co. was born from a passion for high quality environments and a desire to develop great places for people to grow.

We offer land development consultancy services to developers and our projects range in scope from large scale master-planned communities in greenfield locations, to complex infill developments in brownfields sites, right down to smaller residential subdivisions.

With offices in Auckland, Warkworth, Taupo, Tauranga, Rotorua and Queenstown, you’ll be part of an 80+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers and development advisors.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The Surveyor role supports senior Surveyors in getting projects up and running and supports the purpose and mission of McKenzie & Co, this being ‘to develop great places and people’. You will do this whilst working collaboratively to provide excellent surveying services for projects undertaken by McKenzie & Co.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

We’re after someone who is keen to grow their cadastral and engineering surveying skillset whilst helping to drive key projects forward, managing scope, time and costs in collaboration with the project manager. You will tap into your excellent relationship management skills to ensure that the client understands what can be achieved using available resources and time constraints and you will carry out basic civil engineering design and preparation of drawings and prepare inputs for Resource Consent applications.

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Minimum 3 years PQE
  • BSurv or National Diploma of Surveying
  • May be a licensed cadastral surveyor
  • 12d and AutoCAD
  • Landonline, e-survey
  • Can demonstrate “good survey practice”
  • Thorough knowledge of GNSS, robotic total stations, and leading software for fieldwork, data collection, and data processing
  • Comfortable with both flexibility and structure
  • Strong communication skills – written and verbal
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good relationship and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Highly planful and organised
  • ‘Can do’ attitude

WHAT WE CAN OFFER

  • The Great People Programme. For McKenzie & Co. to thrive, our people must thrive. The Great People Programme embodies our workplace culture and promotes employee wellbeing. We want our team to be at their best, both mentally & physically.
  • We care about your development. You will work alongside some of the best in the industry, with over 70 technical experts working across multiple disciplines who are here to coach and mentor you.
  • We work on diverse projects. Our projects range from large scale master-planned residential, commercial and industrial developments to infill projects and everything in between.
  • We offer great employee benefits. Our remuneration packages are extremely competitive and we offer other benefits such as flexible work arrangements that reflect the value that we place in our employees.
  • We celebrate diversity and inclusion. We embrace diversity and want our team to bring their ‘whole self’ to work. We want you to be authentic and let us see your true personality (including the quirky bits).
  • We work hard but we have fun doing it. Our team love to have fun with comradery and competitiveness at the core, making for some excellent gatherings. There’s always something social on offer!

APPLY NOW

We’re accepting applications now. Click the Apply button below to upload your CV & covering letter!

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