Work alongside us on leading-edge building projects.

Open position: Controls Engineer

We're seeking a Controls Engineer to work alongside us on the Camp Glenorchy project. The successful candidate will assist with delivering and fine-tuning a building monitoring and control system at New Zealand's first Zero Energy tourist and education centre.

The role is a six-month, fixed-term contract with rolling renewal by mutual agreement. You will be based in Glenorchy, 40 minutes drive from Queenstown. Some travel will be required to Auckland for in-person collaboration with Evident staff.

Details are included in the job description here.

Camp Glenorchy is a world-class, leading-edge demonstration of sustainability in design and construction. This is an opportunity to work with a team who are implementing innovative approaches to building monitoring and control and gain experience on a project that is committed to being a demonstration site for visitors from all over the world.

How to apply

Please provide CV via email, and a covering letter with contact name, phone number, and email address.

Evident is a mission-driven business that seeks to improve the performance of the built environment. It is important to us that we work with people aligned with our mission. In your cover letter please answer the following:

  • Impact. We aim for our work to inspire others and lead to an improvement in the world we live in. Describe a business or project that has inspired you, or that has in your opinion made a difference.
  • Innovation. We work on leading-edge projects that require innovative solutions to achieve the outcomes our clients are aiming for. Give an example of how you have designed an innovative solution to a problem.
  • Motivation. As a small business, it is important everyone at Evident is self-motivated and able to work independently. Provide an example of a time you had to be autonomous and demonstrate initiative to get a project done.

Closing date for applications is August 31st 2017.

Applications and any questions can be sent to