Careers at Kaizon

Senior Building Surveyor / Associate Director

If you are a Senior Building Surveyor with 10+ years’ experience and you are looking for a career progression into a more senior role or, currently in a senior role and just looking for a new opportunity, talk to us about joining our team.

We are a locally owned business consisting of highly qualified surveyors working in the commercial and residential property market. We have a reputation for exceptional service levels and we are regularly approached by high-level organisations and clients to act on their behalf.

We offer:

  • Top salary, company vehicle and bonuses
  • Equity stake in company
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Central Wellington office location

The successful candidate will be:

  • Degree qualified in Building Science or Engineering
  • An experienced Building Surveyor (10+ years)
  • MNZIBS / MRICS
  • Willing to be part of the team and mentor junior surveyors
  • Ambitious and looking for a management position
  • Business development focussed

If you are interested in working within a friendly and flexible environment with good career progression opportunities, come and join our team.

All enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

Please email your application to matt@kaizon.co.nz or call Matt on 021 791 709 for a confidential discussion.

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Graduate Engineer – Facade & Building Enclosures

The Façade & Building Enclosures division in our North Shore Auckland office is growing, and we are currently looking for a graduate-level candidate. As a graduate-level hire, you will assist with design, evaluation, investigation, and design of repairs for new and existing buildings.

Key responsibilities are:

  • Performing compliance peer reviews of plans and specifications
  • Assisting during the construction administration / monitoring phases of projects
  • Drafting straightforward letters, field reports, and technical specifications with guidance and direct supervision for review / approval
  • Assisting staff in design, site investigations, and documentation of existing conditions
  • Informal public speaking with small group participation – e.g. job site meetings
  • Design of remedial repairs to existing building systems
  • Field investigation and water leakage testing of roofing and waterproofing systems, windows, curtain walls, wall claddings, and other building components
  • Component sampling of envelop components including wall claddings, windows, roofs, skylights, plaza waterproofing, and below grade elements

The successful candidate will have:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) or a Master of Engineering degree in a relevant engineering subject.
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) skills
  • 0-3 years of experience
  • Good verbal and written skills
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated with attention to detail
  • Basic hand and computer drawing/drafting skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Self-motivation
  • Climbing ladders and scaffolds
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Ability to travel by car to multiple job sites

Kaizon Engineering Ltd. Is a New Zealand based engineering firm that aims to be impactful leaders in the local building industry by focussing on having technically competent staff with diverse expertise that can deliver high quality work in an inspiring work environment. Our team helps build a better New Zealand through designing, investigating, and rehabilitating structures and building envelopes.

You will be offered a competitive salary, a fun and vibrant working environment, and a variety of work experience that will benefit and support your career.

For all enquiries or to email your application please email danielle@kaizon.co.nz.

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Building Surveyor

We currently have a vacancy for a Building Surveyor who has good interpersonal, report writing and presentation skills.

Applicants should have extensive experience in defective building investigation and contract administration.

In return, we offer a highly competitive and comprehensive remuneration package with a wide variety of work available.

We are an expanding and professional team working within a friendly and flexible environment with good career progression opportunities.

If you are interested in this position please email your c.v. to matt@kaizon.co.nz or alternatively call Matt Sanders on 021 791 709 to discuss this further. All enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

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Graduate/Intermediate Building Surveyor

Due to the expansion of our Building Surveying team we have a vacancy for an intermediate Building Surveyor.

We are seeking a Graduate Building Surveyor, ideally with some post-graduate experience in either New Zealand or overseas.

Candidates should hold a degree in Building Surveying and be ready to work as part of a team with minimal supervision.

We offer full APC support and a structured career path.

We are an expanding and professional team working within a friendly and flexible environment with good career progression opportunities.

If you are interested in this position please email your c.v. to matt@kaizon.co.nz or alternatively call Matt Sanders on 021 791 709 to discuss this further. All enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.

View our Social at Kaizon page to see what we offer our team!