Meet Karly Shields

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Job: 

Civil Engineer.

Job description: 

Civil engineer mainly focusing on the three waters (water supply, stormwater and waste water).

Work background: 

Since graduating in 2010 I have been working at Tonkin & Taylor Ltd in Wellington.

Favourite part of job: 

Working with a wide range of people and solving problems.

Least favourite part of job: 

Going out on site in the rain!

Qualifications: 

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil).

Interests outside work: 
  • Hanging out with friends
  • Hot yoga
  • Tramping
  • Cooking

Watch the video where Karly talks about her work. (12Mb mp4 file).


Meet Karly Shields, a Civil Engineer working for the Memorial Park Alliance. Image: NZTA.