AECOM Engineer, Structural in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143908BR

Position Title Engineer, Structural

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Line Building Engineering

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

Building Engineering

We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

Job Summary

  • Analyzing configurations of the basic structural components of a building or other structure;

  • Calculating the pressures, stresses and strains that each component, such as a beam or lintel, will experience from other parts of the structure due to human use or environmental pressures such as weather or earthquakes;

  • Considering the strength of various materials, e.g. Timber, concrete, steel and brick, to see how their inclusion may necessitate a change of structural design;

  • Liaising with other designers, including architects, to agree on safe designs and their fit with the aesthetic concept of the construction;

  • Examining structures at risk of collapse and advising how to improve their structural integrity, such as recommending removal or repair of defective parts or rebuilding the entire structure;

  • Making drawings, specifications and computer models of structures for building contractors;

  • Investigating ground conditions and analysing results of site tests, such as soil samples;

  • Liaising with construction contractors to ensure that newly erected buildings are structurally sound;

  • Applying expert knowledge of the forces that act on various structures;

  • Using computers and computer-aided design (cad) technology for simulation purposes.

Minimum Requirements

  • RPE with minimum 3 years experience in design and/or supervision of building foundation, basement excavation and construction, and structural works.

  • Good personal effectiveness; ability to work well as part of a team.

  • Ability to work to deadlines.

  • Good IT skills including business and engineering software applications.

  • Strong interest in working on large-scale projects.

  • Fluency in written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Building / Civil / Structural Engineering.

  • MHIE or equivalent

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.