Apply now Job no: 495753
Work type: Permanent
Location: New Zealand
Categories: Geoservices

  • Senior contaminated land technical expert with a strong reputation in the industry
  • Part-time or full-time? We are flexible
  • Auckland

We are determined in our search to uncover the richest talent committed to providing smarter solutions to our client’s projects…

Working at Coffey will provide you the opportunity to work with a team committed to providing smart and innovative solutions to our client’s most challenging issues.

Coffey has now joined with Tetra Tech in New Zealand and Australia. You will be able to access world renowned expertise to help advance your professional development. You will work on local property, infrastructure and government projects and will also have the opportunity to work on exciting projects in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond.

We believe in supporting your success.


About the role

As Principal, you will lead Coffey’s contaminated land business in New Zealand to provide services across a variety of sectors. You will report directly to the New Zealand Environment’s Lead.

A major focus of your role is to build and maintain excellent relationships with existing clients by providing a high quality service that meets expectations. You will seek out new clients to expand Coffey’s client and geographic reach.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Leading contaminated land assessment and management services in New Zealand including growing and maintaining our client base to complement the existing business.
  • Fulfilling the role of project director and taking overall responsibility for client liaison, the strategic direction of the contaminated land business, as well as its technical and financial performance.
  • Mentoring and coaching technical staff including supporting professional development.
  • Monitoring all operations for compliance with statutory regulations, environmental laws and company policy.


About you

You will have significant experience, ideally 15-20+ years in environmental assessment and management primarily in contaminated land assessment and management. You will have qualifications relevant to the position. Your reputation, expertise and in-depth knowledge of the New Zealand market (in particular the Auckland region) will be a distinct advantage.

You will have high level strategic planning and leadership skills including excellent organisational and time management. Intuitive and proactive, you will have a flair for identifying client needs and maximising business growth opportunities.

Naturally your exceptional communication and commercial acumen will ensure your success.

For further information regarding this role please contact June Roberts on +64 3 3365 433.

For more information on Coffey, please visit  


About us

Our talented geoservices and project management specialists collaborate with our project partners and clients to deliver vital national and international projects in transport and property infrastructure; mining and oil and gas.

Since joining Tetra Tech, we’ve combined the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with Coffey’s reputation and deep expertise in Australia and New Zealand.

It’s a strong combination that’s supporting our growth and creating exciting opportunities.

Coffey believes in equal opportunity.
We care about what makes us different - and it’s our people.
We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking. Our clients do too. They’re the very things that drive collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.

For further information regarding this role please contact June Roberts on +64 3 3365 433.

For more information on Coffey, please visit  

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