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We know dams inside and out. Knowing what they do and how they act is our area of expertise
Specialist Engineering Consultancy
Engineering, Dam Safety, Instrumentation
We know dams inside and out. Knowing what they do and how they act is our area of expertise
Specialist Engineering Consultancy
Engineering, Dam Safety, Instrumentation
We know dams inside and out. Knowing what they do and how they act is our area of expertise
Specialising in
Engineering
Dam Safety
Instrumentation
SERVICES

OUR SERVICES

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Dam Engineering

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Dam Safety

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Geotechnical, Geology and Earthquake Engineering

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Ground Investigation

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Instrumentation

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Hydrology and Hydraulics

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Structural and Civil Engineering

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River and Coastal

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PEOPLE

OUR PEOPLE

Concentrated institutional knowledge of dams and hydraulic structures. A team of diverse backgrounds, all passionate about dams and dam safety. Our reputation matters - getting it right is what counts.

People
Peter

Peter Amos

Principal Engineer
Managing Director

Peter has more than 34 years of experience, specialising in dams and heavy civil engineering, with specific experience in structural and seismic engineering coupled with Dam Safety expertise in several countries.

Steve

Steve McInerney

Principal Civil Engineer
Business Development Manager

Steve has more than 30 years experience in dams and heavy civil engineering, with specific experience in the development of new dam and appurtenant structures and dam deficiency investigation and remediation.

Ian

Ian Davison

Principal Dam Engineer
Executive Manager

Ian has more than 34 years experience within the dam and hydropower industries with a specialist interest in dams and dam safety.

Brian

Brian Benson

Principal Geotechnical Engineer
Executive Manager

Brian has more than 34 years experience in geotechnical and civil engineering, with particular expertise in water resources engineering and forensic engineering studies.

Tony

Tony Harker

Principal Instrument/Investigation
Executive Manager

Tony is a geologist with 25 years experience in laboratory management, materials testing, geotechnical investigations, instrumentation and project management.

People

Our People

Skilled practitioners, each bringing expertise to the varied disciplines of Damwatch


PROJECTS

OUR PROJECTS

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Wellington

CAREERS

Currently recruiting for the following positions. Click on a bar below. Come and join us.

Damwatch Engineering is currently seeking a Senior / Principal Civil Engineer (Water Resources) for a full time role based in Wellington, New Zealand.

Damwatch seeks an experienced Dam Engineer (Water Resources) with a track record in dams and hydraulic structures, water resources, dam safety and civil engineering projects, preferably in a seismic environment. For this senior role, you will need to have at least 10 years' experience.

Our New Zealand and overseas client base includes the hydropower, irrigation and water supply sectors.

The role:

  • Work on a range of dam types and associated structures in active environments across all phases of the asset lifecycle.
  • Be challenged to address client issues with pragmatic and practical solutions in New Zealand and overseas.
  • You will represent the business to our clients, suppliers and partners with responsibility and accountability for the delivery of high quality output in line with our overall ethos of customer first.

What you bring:

  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral).
  • A track record of hydraulic analysis, design and construction.
  • Proven teamwork and leadership skills.
  • Demonstrated capability for analysis, problem solving and innovation.
  • A track record of effective client relationship management.
  • A tertiary civil engineering qualification.
  • Minimum of 10 years of hydraulic engineering experience with demonstrable dam engineering experience.
  • Familiarity with risk assessment and dam safety practices.

Damwatch offers:

  • A great collegial environment for people to excel in high performing teams.
  • The prospect of working alongside world-class technical specialists delivering exciting projects, growing your own professional development.
  • The opportunity to grow yourself as well as mentoring and developing other staff.
  • The responsibility for managing client, team and supplier relationships on projects in NZ and overseas.
  • A competitive remuneration package.

If this sounds like you, please send a full CV and covering letter to recruitment@damwatch.co.nz and we'll get back to all applicants who meet the criteria above. Initial interviews with international candidates can be via Skype.

Wellington Offers . . .

496,000 people live in the Wellington region, which is 10.6% of New Zealand's population. 25% of the people in Wellington are born overseas. Its rich cultural scene makes it as exciting for singles as it is welcoming for families.

Damwatch Offers . . .

Collegial work environment.
Work alongside leading and well respected technical specialists.
Personal development opportunities.
Mentoring and technical development.
Technical responsibility.
Competitive employment package

CONTACT

WHERE WE WORK

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Wellington Head Office
Level 3, 88 The Terrace, Wellington 6140
Phone: +64 4 381 1300
Email: info@damwatch.co.nz
Email: recruitment@damwatch.co.nz

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Auckland Regional Office
Office 5, Unit L, Building 3, 100 Bush Rd, Rosedale, Auckland 0632
Phone: +64 21 874 416