AECOM Resident Geotechnical Engineer (RGE) in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Hong Kong - Sha Tin, Hong Kong

Job Summary

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM had revenue of $18.2 billion during fiscal year 2017. See how we deliver what others can only imagine at and @AECOM.


The duties of the Resident Geotechnical Engineer shall include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Achieve at least the minimum standard of supervision equivalent to a resident geotechnical engineer working in Architectural Services Department. The normal duties are outlined in Local Manual No. 4, & SSP7 of SEB Procedures issued by Architectural Services Department.

  • Ensure that the Geotechnical Engineering Works is carried out in accordance with the design assumptions, specifications, contract requirements, and good engineering practice.

  • Assist “The Supervising Officer” in the contract administration with respect to Geotechnical Engineering Works.

  • Monitor the performance of contractors and sub-contractors.

  • Carry out any other duties as stated in Development Bureau Technical Circulars, Architectural Services Department Local Manual No. 4, Project Administration Handbook, Structural Engineering Branch Procedures No. SSP 7, SGP1, & Structural Engineering Instructions when acting as Resident Geotechnical Engineer.

  • Carry out any other duties specified by the liaison geotechnical engineer/consultant due to the nature of geotechnical engineering works required in the project.

  • Enforce ethics and compliance policy including Third Party payment, Sub-consultancy engagement process and Gift and Entertainment policy.

Minimum Requirements

The minimum qualifications required for the post of Resident Engineer (Geotechnical) shall be as follows:

  • A Registered Professional Engineer (Geotechnical) or equivalent as recognized by the Geotechnical Engineering Office of Civil Engineering and Development Department.

  • 5 years of post-qualification experience in the field of geotechnical or slope works for site supervision and coordination.

  • Met the language proficiency requirements of Level 2

  • or above in English Language and Chinese Language in Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) /Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE), or equivalent.


  • Grade E in Chinese Language and English Language (Syllabus B) in previous HKCEE are accepted administratively as comparable to Level 2 in Chinese Language and English Language in the 2007 HKCEE and henceforth.]_

An employment contract of minimum 20 months with salary offered in accordance with the appropriate Government pay scale point.

Please submit full resume, academic and professional certificates and current and expected salary when applying for the position.

Preferred Qualifications

See above.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Hong Kong

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201270BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.