Cook Costello

Graduate Engineer - Geotechnical

Primary Location: Whangarei

Discipline: Geotechnical

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We have an immediate requirement for a Graduate Geotechnical/Civil Engineer to join our immensely talented Whangarei office. If you are looking to gain high level mentoring while also working on and delivering numerous projects as a key member of our team, this is definitely the role for you. The opportunity to gain experience in other disciplines is also provided.

As a Graduate Engineer within our multidisciplinary consultancy you will:

  • Undertake geotechnical site investigations, analysis and reporting to define design parameters as well as outline geotechnical issues with a site to inform future development.
  • Work alongside surveyors, civil and structural engineers to produce effective solutions for our clients that are on time and on budget.
  • Work under the guidance of senior engineers and engineering geologists who will provide advice and mentoring to grow your skill as a geo-professional.

Skills and Experience


  • Prior work experience in New Zealand would be beneficial.
  • Relevant tertiary qualification - Bachelor of Engineering (Civil).
  • Working knowledge of NZ codes and standards beneficial.
  • Excellent communication skills, and prior experience with engineering computer software.
  • Be able to work accurately and independently while managing your time to meet due dates.
  • Ability to work well within a team to deliver projects.


We offer:                                           

  • A flexible working environment
  • Friendly family orientated office
  • Social events and focus on a healthy work-life balance
  • Support for ongoing professional development, training and mentoring
  • Internal promotion opportunities
  • The opportunity to be involved with a diverse range and scale of projects 

Apply now!

So if you are available to start soon and want to be an integral part of a growing, innovative multidisciplinary firm, join us! Make the leap and apply by emailing a CV and cover letter to Amy at

All applications and enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Please note that you must have a valid New Zealand work or residency visa to be considered for this position

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