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  • A real opportunity to build on your technical skills

  • Innovative, well established company with plenty of work

  • Modern workplace with friendly team.

  The Story so far...

This firm has been shaking up the industrial / commercial construction business for a generation or two now.  A few years ago, they moved up a gear, introducing a whole new design-driven range, brought in custom components and started creating bespoke buildings to very high standards.  Integration is key, so, with Management, Design, Manufacture/Fabrication and Delivery all in the same box, they are reaping the rewards and expanding solidly.

With growth comes opportunity.

Your Role:

At the centre of this, is the design office and your role is to take charge of the design office.

You will

  • Manage the Tekla (and other CAD / 3D) systems
  • Provide fully documented steel detailing documentation
  • Implement and maintain excellent standards 
  • Assist in the skills development of new staff as they come on board
  • Review and evaluate new software  / processes
  • Be involved in the whole team, providing input and exchanging ideas to continuously improve the service.
What you will need:

Technically: you will need to be an accomplished steelwork designer/detailer, a good communicator and know the NZ codes very well.

Personally: you will be a person of high integrity, keen to develop both your technical and leadership skills on this journey.

Specifically: We will be looking for:

  • Very good steel detailing experience
  • A passion for a job well done
  • A bit of technology love
  • The ambition to be part of an ambitious company.

This is a permanent role, based in the modern Timaru premises, so you will be right at the hub of things, at work and, outside work enjoy the excellent facilities, lifestyle and housing benefits this city is well known for.

What is on offer:

For the right person, able to make this move?

The Right sector: Smart construction is just booming, with many good years ahead.

The Right Place: Timaru is a great place for families and active / outdoor-loving people

The Right Company: Solid pipeline of work, great management, innovation.

Essentially, this role offers the opportunity for someone good with Tekla and steel detailing to build a solid future for themselves. The chance to become an integral part of a very successful firm, ride the wave and build your skill and smarts in a very smart place.

Start your journey today.

Sites are located throughout New Zealand and, on occasions, some short term travel (day trips mainly) may be involved. 

To register your interest, please apply below, or, for a discreet chat about this position, please call Lachlan McNeill on 03 3656673 daytime and evenings until 8pm.



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Structural Design Manager (Tekla Structures)
New Zealand
Timaru ~ Canterbury
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Engineer - Structural