Project Engineer

at JPA Search
Location Auckland, New Zealand
Date Posted May 6, 2020
Category Engineering
Job Type Full-time
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Salary $150,000 - $200,000


Project Engineer JPA Search location Auckland. Salary $150,000 - $200,000.

Premier Lifestyle Villages seek a Project Engineer, ideally based north of the bridge, to coordinate the refurbishment, maintenance planning and execution of work in their Albany villages and care facility. Reporting to the Chief Executive (and ultimately through him to the Board) the role will oversee any construction projects as well as upgrading and enhancing the assets, long term maintenance planning, overseeing consents and compliance and ensuring these track efficiently to finalisation through council processes. He/she will also oversee health and safety planning, review and implementation.

The task could be approached as a contract arrangement or could suit a part-time consultancy for a professional engineer working in his/her own practice. Remuneration arrangements will be attractive.

Key responsibilities identify and manage all major maintenance and compliance projects within the business.  Liaise with staff, contractors, consultants and the CEO on projects to ensure these are delivered on time, to budget and meet quality standards. Council consent applications and follow up.

Investigate and implement necessary remediation work throughout the village complexes. Ensure fire safety from audit to implementation. Design and upgrade the existing comprehensive long-term maintenance plans to cover all buildings, plant and equipment. Manage the health and safety processes in and around the business.

To be successful in this role you will need to be a qualified engineer with building/construction experience (in a significant company or engineering consultancy) and demonstrate a thorough knowledge of best practise in construction, project management, resource consents, health, safety, fire and compliance.