Are you interested in getting a job as a civil engineer in New Zealand? Working In has all the latest civil engineering positions for skilled overseas workers. The chances of getting full-time work as a civil engineer in NZ are excellent due to a nationwide construction boom, and a shortage of skilled and trained workers. Browse through our civil engineering vacancies to find a role that’s right for you.
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As of 2018, New Zealand has an increasing demand for skilled civil engineers. The job is on Immigration New Zealand's long-term skill shortage list, so you are likely to find vacancies at any given time. International skilled workers are actively encouraged by the government to fill civil engineering positions.
To browse the new civil engineering jobs available on Working In, use our helpful search tool to match your specific requirements. You can filter jobs by city, region, salary range, company name or experience level to find a role that suits your lifestyle. Start applying today and your next role could be with one of New Zealand’s top employers!
The most common way to become a professional civil engineer is to complete a four-year Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (BE Hons) degree. If you have recently graduated, we can help you find suitable graduate civil engineering jobs in New Zealand today to build on your knowledge and skills. Useful experience includes work in building and construction, surveying work, and experience with practical tasks such as geotechnical testing or site investigations.
Graduates who meet the requirements (usually about 5-6 years of work experience) can also apply to the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) to register as a chartered professional engineer. Browse our civil engineering vacancies to find a position suited to your skills and experience.
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