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Water and Civils Engineer at Stockton Mine Westport

We are looking for a Water and Civils Engineer to strengthen our Environmental and Community Services Team located at our Stockton Opencast Mine.

The Role

Reporting to the Project and Water Management Engineer, this role provides Water Management and Civil's Engineering Services and advice to optimise mining operations and meet multiple compliance obligations. 

The successful candidate will ideally have recent experience in a similar position, and be looking for an opportunity to join a progressive team to develop their skills and experience.

Skills and Requirements

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • A Bachelor's Degree qualification in Civil and/or Environmental Engineering
  • Some experience in water and/or civils engineering preferably 2 years industry experience
  • Advance level computing skills including mine specific software
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

The Environmental and Community Team is a department with a variety of on-going tasks, focussed on the environmental compliance of the open cast coal mine.

We are in an ideal position to support and develop careers for those looking to work in an exciting part of New Zealand's natural resources sector. In return we offer you an overriding commitment to safety and zero harm, a supportive work environment, a residential lifestyle (5/2) and a competitive remuneration package.

To find out more about our wider business please visit www.bathurstresources.com.

How to apply

If you are interested in this position please email a copy of your resume including a cover letter to careers@bathurstresources.co.nz.


Successful candidates will be subject to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and a pre-employment medical.

You must have the right to legally live and work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.

Applications close:  17 March 2019