Structural Team Leader – Christchurch

Kirk Roberts Consulting Engineers provide structural, civil, fire, geotechnical engineering, project management and design services covering an extensive range of industrial, commercial and residential projects. We have a proven reputation for delivering progressive, innovative design from a team of international diverse enthusiastic & energetic professionals.  We are market leaders and a key player in the Christchurch City rebuild; Kirk Roberts Consulting Engineers are a nationally recognised company with offices in Christchurch, Auckland and  Tauranga.

We require a competent and motivated Structural Engineering Team Leader for our Christchurch Office.  The purpose of this role is to track and monitor the workload within the Engineering team, ensuring ongoing development of team members and for monitoring and addressing cultural issues within the team.  The candidate should enjoy mentoring and guiding staff, whilst also demonstrating an ability to analyse technical designs and provide solutions to complex problems and review high level technical designs.  The position may have 6 to 10 direct reports including staff capable of leading projects.

We are looking for a Structural Engineering Team Leader with sound knowledge and experience.


The ideal candidate requires;

  • Proven Management skills in people, financial and project knowledge
  • Engineering degree accredited by IPENZ and recognised as meeting the initial academic requirements for professional engineers i.e Washington accord - equivalent degree
  • Be aware of and can apply relevant industry codes and standards
  • Excellent skills in managing time, setting priorities, planning and organising
  • Ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and Managers
  • Ability to lead multiple project teams
  • Ability to actively participate within a team


Kirk Roberts offers:

  • Entry into a nationally recognised, innovative, market leading company
  • A role where you can utilise your full skill set
  • Competitive remuneration package, paid overtime and a performance based bonus
  • Career development and satisfaction reinforced by continuing personal development


Please email your latest C.V to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a covering letter outlining your reasons for interest in the position and why you think you are the right person for the position. All applications will be held in strictest confidence. 

Auckland 09 972 9038 | Tauranga 07 571 0950 | Christchurch 03 379 8600