Thorburn Consultants (NZ) Ltd was first established in 1973 and is recognised throughout New Zealand – and increasingly, internationally – for its distinctive style and engineering flair in resolving design and construction issues. We endeavour to provide innovative and cost-effective engineering design solutions, resulting in an enhanced environment for communities to live and work in.

We enjoy working with motivated Structural & Civil Engineers and Technicians with a proven track-record. If there are no specific vacancies relating to your work area we are always happy to retain details on file and welcome applications at any time.


Intermediate Structural Engineer

If you became a structural engineer because you love design work and wanted to develop solutions for unique projects and plenty of client contact, we’re definitely on the same page. Joining our well regarded, independent New Zealand practice means putting the spark back into your career working on a wide range of projects.

You will be involved in all phases of project development, ensuring design and client expectations are met and when possible, exceeded.

As someone who enjoys hands–on design work, you’ll have scope to make your mark, under supervision of Senior Engineers providing efficient, effective and innovative engineering solutions for a variety of projects, and helping to further shape our reputation as a pioneering organisation.

Degree-qualified with 3-4 years experience in the New Zealand market means you have a thorough understanding of New Zealand design codes. Show us you’ve got the whole package, and we’ll show you a role with a competitive salary and a performance-based bonus.
Put the spark back into your working day by joining us.
Must be a resident of New Zealand.

In return we offer:

  • A competitive remuneration package.
  • A pleasant, relaxed and friendly working environment, centrally located in Auckland city.
  • The opportunity to develop your career within a dynamic and forward-thinking company.
  • Varied project work with clients throughout New Zealand.
  • Opportunity to develop a high level of individual responsibility and expression of design.