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Our Careers

Survey Professional

Taupo / Full Time

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Our Taupo land development office is looking for a superstar survey technician/survey graduate or licensed surveyor to join their awesome team of highly skilled and experienced professionals, who have just as much fun off the pitch as on it.

We’re looking to fill this role quickly. If the below sounds like you and you want to join a great team of awesome, fun-loving professionals – apply by emailing us directly at careers@mckenzieandco.co.nz For more information, call 09 320 5707.

 

ABOUT MCKENZIE & CO.

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 including professional development advice, project management, civil engineering, surveying and planning. 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.

Established in 2014 by Clayton McKenzie, the business has fast become a centre of excellence for land development solutions. With office hubs in Auckland, Taupo and Rotorua, you’ll be part of a 55+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers and development advisors.

PURPOSE OF  THE ROLE

Reporting to the Survey Manager, this role supports our licensed cadastral surveyors and project leads with the day-to-day survey needs of our land development projects. The successful candidate will embody our mission to “develop great places and people” as well as our values of integrity, excellence, collaboration, innovation, and proactivity.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Cadastral surveying
• Require knowledge of cadastral survey possesses using 12d and Landonline
• Prepare scheme plans for resource consent applications
• Competently carry out boundary retracement and boundary definition calculations using appropriate survey evidence and prepare cadastral data sets, and
• Strictly follow appropriate cadastral survey practice

Other Surveys
• Undertake topographical. monitoring and engineering surveys
• Reduce field surveys data
• Produce topographical and as-built plans, and
• other surveying and planning outputs required to deliver projects to McKenzie & Co. standards

Engineering design/construction
• Identify risks for client and give alternative options/recommendations. Be pragmatic and solve problems.
• Carry out basic civil engineering design and preparation of drawings in accordance with the McKenzie & Co. CAD standards under the guidance of a project engineer, and
• Prepare inputs for resource consent applications

Project management and relationship management
• Accountabilities available in the position description

COMPETENCIES/SKILLS REQUIRED
• Extensive 12d and BricsCAD/AutoCAD experience
• Landonline, e-survey experience
• Can demonstrate “good survey practice”
• Thorough knowledge of GNSS, robotic total stations, and leading software for fieldwork, data collection, and data processing
• Comfortable working in structured and unstructured project environments
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Good presentation skills
• Good relationship and interpersonal skills
• Pays attention to detail, and
• Is highly organised

A full position description is available here.

 

Senior Engineer

Taupo / Full time

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ABOUT MCKENZIE & CO.

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 including professional development advice, project management, civil engineering, surveying and planning. 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.

Established in 2014 by Clayton McKenzie, the business has fast become a centre of excellence for land development solutions. With office hubs in Auckland, Taupo and Rotorua, you’ll be part of a 55+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers, development advisors and support staff.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

To deliver the purpose and mission of McKenzie & Co. Consultants Ltd – to develop great places and people – by building the business through effective leadership of day-to-day conceptual design and liaising with key parties and consultants.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Project leadership
  • Relationship management
  • Concept design
  • People management – this position has two direct reports

COMPETENCIES/SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Appropriate technical qualifications
  • 5 years’ land development experience (post licensing)
  • Attention to detail
  • Organised
  • Very strong project leadership skills and experience
  • Comfortable with both flexibility and structure
  • Strong communication skills – written and verbal
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Very strong relationship and interpersonal skills
  • People management skills

A full position description is available here.

We’re accepting applications now! Send your CV directly to us at careers@mckenzieandco.co.nz For more information call 09 320 5707.

Construction Engineer

Manukau, Auckland / Full Time

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Do you enjoy splitting your time between the office and project sites where the real magic happens? Are you a level-headed, self-starter that enjoys seeing projects come to life? Read on…

ABOUT MCKENZIE & CO.

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 including professional development advice, project management, civil engineering, surveying and planning. 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.

Established in 2014 by Clayton McKenzie, the business has fast become a centre of excellence for land development solutions. With office hubs in Auckland, Taupo and Rotorua, you’ll be part of a 55+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers, development advisors and support staff.

PUROPSE OF THE ROLE

To support the purpose and mission of McKenzie & Co. Consultants Ltd – to develop great places and people – by supporting the construction manager and project lead/engineer with the day-to-day contract and construction needs of projects.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Project engineering
    • assist with civil engineering design process including limited design work from time-to-time
    • assist with the preparation of as-builts including limited CAD work from time-to-time
    • co-ordinate resource consents and Council interfaces as required
    • prepare and submit building consent and compliance applications
    • review construction drawings for onsite constructability, and
  • Project documentation – prepare schedules, contract documentation, resource consents and other documents related to our to civil engineering projects
  • Project compliance, contract administration and reporting

COMPETENCIES/SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Minimum 3 years post qualification experience overseeing construction and site works
  • Extensive BricsCAD/AutoCAD experience
  • Experience using NZS 23910:2013 is preferred
  • 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 and interpersonal skills
  • Pays attention to detail, and
  • Is organised

A full position description is available here.

We’re accepting applications now! Send your CV directly to us at careers@mckenzieandco.co.nz For more information call 09 320 5707.

Design Engineer

Auckland CBD / Full time

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Are you looking to take that next step in your career? We’re on the hunt for a design engineer with 4 – 7 years experience, to join our CBD office. It’s a fast growing, energetic team of land development experts who know how to have fun between the meetings.

ABOUT MCKENZIE & CO.

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 including professional development advice, project management, civil engineering, surveying and planning. 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.

Established in 2014 by Clayton McKenzie, the business has fast become a centre of excellence for land development solutions. With office hubs in Auckland, Taupo and Rotorua, you’ll be part of a 55+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers, development advisors and support staff.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

To support the purpose and mission of McKenzie & Co. Consultants Ltd – to help to develop great places and people – while assisting the senior engineers in developing designs for land development projects.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Civil Engineering

  • Carry out civil engineering design and preparation of drawings in accordance with McKenzie & Co.’s CAD Standards
  • Liaise with the internal team e.g., surveyors and external consultants as required
  • Liaise with contractors and sub-contractors engaged by McKenzie & Co. to observe, measure and undertake contract administration duties of civil engineering projects as required
  • Prepare schedules, contract documentation, resource consents and other documents pertaining to civil engineering projects
  • Liaise with Auckland Council
  • Co-ordinate resource consents and council interfaces
  • Any other tasks associated with this role as reasonably delegated by the Senior Engineers, SMT, or Directors.

Internal requirements

  • Adhere to the company’s Quality Management Programme, its policies and procedures
  • Adhere to the company’s Health and Safety policy and procedures
  • Comply with administration requirements e.g. completion of timesheets, attending internal meetings, plus any other day-to-day matters that may arise from time-to-time
  • Follow internal quality procedures

COMPETENCIES/SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Bachelor of Engineering or NZCE
  • Land development and subdivision design experience
  • 4-7 years civil engineering industry experience
  • Strong 12D and BricsCAD skills/experience
  • Good client relationship skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Organised and proactive
  • Good communication skills – written and verbal
  • Genuine “Can Do” attitude

KEY RELATIONSHIPS

  • Auckland Council
  • Clients, subcontractors, consultants
  • Directors
  • Senior Management Team (SMT)
  • All staff
  • General public

A full position description is available here.

We’re accepting applications now! Send your CV directly to us at careers@mckenzieandco.co.nz For more information call 09 320 5707.

12d Design Engineer (intermdiate)

Auckland CBD or Warkworth / Full TIme

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This is a great opportunity for someone based north of Auckland to join the McKenzie & Co. team to work on local Warkworth based projects.

ABOUT MCKENZIE & CO.

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 including professional development advice, project management, civil engineering, surveying and planning. 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.

Established in 2014 by Clayton McKenzie, the business has fast become a centre of excellence for land development solutions. With office hubs in Auckland, Taupo and Rotorua, you’ll be part of a 55+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers, development advisors and support staff.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

To support the purpose and mission of McKenzie & Co. Consultants Ltd – to help to develop great places and people – while assisting the senior engineers in developing designs for land development projects.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Civil Engineering

  • Carry out civil engineering design and preparation of drawings in accordance with McKenzie & Co.’s CAD Standards
  • Liaise with the internal team e.g. surveyors and external consultants as required
  • Liaise with contractors and sub-contractors engaged by McKenzie & Co. to observe, measure and undertake contract administration duties of civil engineering projects as required
  • Prepare schedules, contract documentation, resource consents and other documents pertaining to civil engineering projects
  • Liaise with Auckland Council
  • Co-ordinate resource consents and council interfaces
  • Any other tasks associated with this role as reasonably delegated by the Senior Engineers, SMT, or Directors.

Internal requirements

  • Adhere to the company’s Quality Management Programme, its policies and procedures
  • Adhere to the company’s Health and Safety policy and procedures
  • Comply with administration requirements e.g. completion of timesheets, attending internal meetings, plus any other day-to-day matters that may arise from time-to-time
  • Follow internal quality procedures.

COMPETENCIES/SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Bachelor of Engineering or NZCE
  • Land development and subdivision design experience
  • 5-10 years civil engineering industry experience
  • Strong 12D and BricsCAD skills/experience
  • Good client relationship skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Organised and proactive
  • Good communication skills – written and verbal
  • Genuine “Can Do” attitude

KEY RELATIONSHIPS

  • Auckland Council
  • Clients, subcontractors, consultants
  • Directors
  • Senior Management Team (SMT)
  • All staff
  • General public

A full position description is available here.

We’re accepting applications now! Send your CV directly to us at careers@mckenzieandco.co.nz For more information call 09 320 5707.

3 waters senior design engineer

Manukau or Auckland CBD / Full time

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Is water design engineering your thing? How about 3 waters design engineering? Want to work with a great team of like-minded and skilled professionals on a range of awesome land development projects? We’ve got a fabulous opportunity for the right person with great 3 waters design engineering skills.

ABOUT MCKENZIE & CO.

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 including professional development advice, project management, civil engineering, surveying and planning. 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.

Established in 2014 by Clayton McKenzie, the business has fast become a centre of excellence for land development solutions. With office hubs in Auckland, Taupo and Rotorua, you’ll be part of a 55+ strong team of expert surveyors, civil engineers, project managers, development advisors and support staff.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

To support the purpose and mission of McKenzie & Co. Consultants Ltd – to develop great places and people – by leading 3 waters engineering design and implementation for land development projects.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Civil Engineering

  • Provide 3 waters design support to land development projects and any other projects as required
  • Carry out civil engineering design, preparing drawings in accordance with the MCCL CAD Standard and, where necessary, provide information to draughting staff to produce ‘finished’ drawings/plans, etc
  • Engage and co-ordinate with the internal team, e.g., surveyors and with external consultants as required
  • Perform engineering calculations, analysis, and design, producing engineering reports, plans and tender documents and the assessment of tenders as required
  • Supervising and administering contracts, including the supervision of sub-contractors engaged by MCCL for the purposes of Health and Safety
  • Liaise with clients on a routine basis to keep client up to date with job progress. As a minimum, this is to include the introduction to client and explanation of various stages of the project; keeping the client informed of project progress, etc
  • Seek guidance from the SMT on matters relating to quality of output, presentation and on any circumstances where negotiations and communications with clients are causing, or has the potential to cause, difficulties
  • Project budget control and estimation
  • Interface and co-ordinate with Auckland Council, CCO’s and key stakeholders as required
  • Resource Consent management and follow up with Auckland Council as required
  • Business development and networking where appropriate, including seeking procurement opportunities, pricing, tendering
  • Any other tasks associated with your role as reasonably delegated by the SMT or a Director of MCCL

Internal requirements

  • Adhere to the MCCL Quality Management Programme and its policies/procedures.
  • Adhere to the MCCL Health and Safety policy/procedures.
  • Assistance with technical development of company QA systems.
  • Coach and develop junior staff as required, dealing with any issues promptly and appropriately.
  • Staff management including operational management, training, and HR
  • Reporting to Senior Management Team as required
  • Comply with administration requirements, e.g. completion of timesheets, attending or running internal meetings and other day-to-day matters as may arise and as would normally be expected in an office environment.

COMPETENCIES/SKILLS REQUIRED

Experience specifically focused on land development and subdivision design is the main requirement for this role. We are looking for somebody with the following attributes:

  • Minimum of 10 years civil engineering industry experience
  • Suitable tertiary qualification, e.g. BEng or BSurv
  • CPEng or RPSurv qualification required
  • Capable technical report writer and presenter
  • 12D and AutoCAD experience
  • Client focused
  • Genuine “Can Do” attitude

A full position description is available here.

We’re accepting applications now! Send your CV directly to us at careers@mckenzieandco.co.nz For more information call 09 320 5707.