AECOM Associate Director, Structural, Benaim in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151841BR

Position Title Associate Director, Structural, Benaim

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Infrastructure Services

Country Hong Kong

State/Province/Region HK - Sha Tin

City Hong Kong

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Infrastructure Services

We are planners, materials scientists, engineers, engagement consultants, asset managers and geotechnical specialists. Our team works to shape and influence some of our world’s most complex and challenging infrastructure. We also provide complementary services to other AECOM teams working in the sectors of Mining, Transportation, Manufacturing, Industrial and Water.

Job Summary

Benaim is a team of professional engineers with a leading reputation for designs that are innovative, cost effective and buildable. We offer both young engineers and seasoned professionals, the opportunity to design sophisticated structures that integrate the civil, structural, geotechnical and construction engineering disciplines. Our signature projects include bridges, cut and cover tunnels and stations, deep basements, large span building structures and large scale temporary works.

We are looking for an ambitious Associate Director who has a passion for problem solving and who excels in developing innovative and economical design solutions. The successful candidate will have the ambition to develop as a successful manager, delivering some of the most challenging construction projects throughout the Asia Pacific and Australasia regions.

The role is a senior management position and the successful candidate will be capable of leading and developing a team of talented international engineers. The candidate will have excellent experience of working with contractors in preparing value engineering designs. He/she will also possess strong project management skills, and will be capable of maintaining good relationships with clients, overseeing the quality of deliverables and be responsible for the commercial success of projects.

The successful candidate will join a growing team of talented and experienced professionals and will have opportunities to develop their career, at both an engineering and business level. Our working environment is collaborative, stimulating and rewarding.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering, preferably with a post graduate qualification,

  • Professionally qualified, i.e. chartered status with HKIE, ICE, IStructE or equivalent,

  • Preferably a Registered Structural Engineer and/or a Registered Professional Engineer (Structural),

  • More than 15 years experience in the design of major structures; such as bridges, cut and cover tunnels, or large scale temporary works,

  • Experience in cut and cover tunnels and underground structures. Candidates should be willing and able to accommodate design work relating to other structures, such as bridgeworks,

  • Goodcommunication, team working and interpersonal skills acquired by working in a collaborative environment with other design and construction professionals,

  • Proven leadership and business development qualities,

  • Confident of your own technical abilities, with a strong understanding of engineering principals and excellent problem solving skills,

  • Experience in Hong Kong is preferred, but is not essential.

Preferred Qualifications

  • please see the above

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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