Team Leader (Water)

Auckland or Christchurch, , NZ

Job Responsibilities:
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and driven senior water professional to lead, identify and pursue opportunities for our Water team in New Zealand. The role is intended to be primarily based in Auckland with travel as required to other offices across New Zealand. However, we would consider a Christchurch base for the right candidate. You will be responsible for developing business strategy, identifying new business opportunities, growing and developing the capability of our well established team and delivering consultancy expertise to your own client base.

Our multidisciplinary water team is made up of specialist science and environmental professionals dedicated to delivering sustainable solutions in water resource management. We are driven by technical excellence, delivering exceptional consultancy water services across the three waters, groundwater and surface water, hydrology and water quality.

Job Requirements:
Reporting to the Managing Director, you will be instrumental in strengthening the water team and will support and manage water related projects across New Zealand. Your exceptional people management skills, industry knowledge accompanied with you being an expert in your field will make you an ideal leader for the team.

You will be a positive, outgoing and driven individual with a passion to succeed. Degree qualified, you will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to liaise with a diverse group of people. You will have proven yourself to be highly successful in a similar leadership role with significant proven technical experience, preferably in water quality and stormwater.

Additional Information:

Our staff benefit from:
* option to own shares in our 100% privately owned company;
* ongoing professional development opportunities and support of personal growth;
* competitive remuneration;
* gaining the advantage of working with highly skilled scientists, project managers, technical specialists and engineers who are committed to our company being the best in its field;
* opportunities to work on international projects.

As a global, employee-owned organisation with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 165 offices worldwide, our over 6,500 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

Create your own career pathways while working with some of the best in your field on some of New Zealand’s largest projects.

If this role is for you and you are interested to apply please visit our website For more information about this role you can contact Chris Leung at [email protected]