AECOM Urban Planner, Designer, Planning | Economics in Shatin, Hong Kong

Hong Kong - Sha Tin, Shatin

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 aecom.com and @AECOM.

Responsibilities

  • Interprets and applies applicable government codes, ordinances and regulations.

  • Initiates actions necessary to correct deficiencies or violations of regulations.

  • Assists with updates and maintenance of Comprehensive Plan, transportation plan and land development regulations.

  • Acts as a liaison between community groups, government agencies, developers and elected officials in developing neighborhood plans.

  • Conducts review of various development applications, including plats, permits, site plans, variance requests and rezonings.

  • Conducts extensive research in specific or general project areas.

  • Writes and presents formal and technical reports, working papers and correspondence.

  • Identifies community problems, issues and opportunities in particular neighborhoods that could be mitigated through better community planning.

  • Develops long range plans for communities with common developmental issues.

  • Develops strategies to promote economic and community development, or efficient land use consistent with community goals.

  • Evaluates adequacy of community facilities in meeting current and projected needs.

  • Recommends priorities, schedules and funding sources to implement public improvements plan.

Minimum Requirements

  • Expertise in Adobe Design CS, AutoCAD and Sketchup.

  • Familiar with various practices such as regional planning, land use planning, and other related practices.

  • Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, regulation and procedures.

  • Excellent organizational skill.

  • Be able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.

  • Good writing and oral communication skills both in Mandarin and English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning and Master’s degree in Urban Planning/ Urban Design/ Transportation/ Economics. Or Bachelor’s degree in Urban Design/ Transportation/ Economics, and Master’s degree in Urban Planning/ Regional Planning.

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 Economics

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Hong Kong

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204538BR

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.