Principal and Senior Traffic Engineer at New Zealand Transport Agency, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
The opportunity | Te Whiwhinga mahi
Our Transport Services Division have multiple incredible opportunities for Principal and Senior Traffic Engineers to join our Team of subject matter experts. We have both permanent and 3 year fixed term opportunities currently available.
These are phenomenal opportunities where you will collaborate across the organisation, providing your technical expertise and support to promote and ensure the delivery of multi-modal, safe, sustainable and integrated transportation networks that align to Waka Kotahi's strategic outcomes.
You'll be actively engaged with the transport planning, project management, asset management and network performance teams providing a strategic overview and undertaking detailed design reviews of proposed safety and traffic engineering improvements and on large capital projects to ensure optimal outcomes are accomplished.
About you | Ko koe tēnei
We are looking for confident self-starters, who thrive working collaboratively with diverse and varied stakeholders to achieve positive transport outcomes.
Our Principal and Senior Traffic Engineers will bring:
- In depth experience in different disciplines of Land Transport Engineering
- Strong engineering sense and a simple approach in solving complex technical problems
- Proven ability for establishing strategy and guiding delivery to meet strategic outcomes
- Sound transport design and solution engineering capability
- Strong awareness and understanding of the Safe System approach
- Understanding of transport data and modelling outcomes and their interpretations
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to effectively present proposals at both a technical and non-technical level to a variety of audiences
- Significant experience in investment decision making, budget allocating and programme management
- Knowledge of the commercial operation of contractors and consultants
These are vital roles where you'll have the opportunity to showcase your technical knowledge to positively influence and contribute at a national level across our network and projects!
Our preferred locations would be Wellington or Auckland; however, we will consider applications based at any of our Waka Kotahi offices.
Along with our other benefits we also have new Waka Kotahi Life, Income Protection and Critical Illness Insurance scheme available for permanent employees.
Please view the position descriptions, please click - Principal or Senior Traffic Engineer
About us | Ko wai mātou
At Waka Kotahi The NZ Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation's performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for New Zealand. The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, understanding that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years' time.
Rā Katinga | Applications close:
9 October 2022
For further information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.
Waka Kotahi is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). At the Agency we recognise the importance of diversity and inclusion and are committed to providing a working environment that embraces these values. Please let us know if you need any support or have any access requirements that will help you through the recruitment process.
Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications. We encourage early applications as we may withdraw the advertising at any time.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||New Zealand Transport Agency|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Transport & Logistics|
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