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Aecom Asia Company Limited

Associate, Environment, Hong Kong

Aecom Asia Company Limited
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Posted on 24 Jan 2020

Associate, Environment, Hong Kong

Aecom Asia Company Limited

Job Highlights

  • Manage environmental planning projects
  • Lead a small ecology / water planning team
  • Qualified professional [e.g. HKIE, HKIQEP]

Job Description

The incumbent will lead a small team of ecology / water planning professionals to manage environmental planning projects in Hong Kong and the region.


Key Responsibilities

  • Makes recommendations on work methods and procedures and technical innovations by devising practical and economical solutions
  • Makes recommendations on research requests, objectives, priorities, and timing
  • Assess need for change and recommends development of standards
  • Assess work against standards, objectives and specifications
  • Utilizes advanced scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies when working on unusually complex technical problems
  • Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance
  • Develops solutions which are highly innovative
  • Acts as advisor to management and clients
  • Oversees the work of less experienced scientists
  • Contribute to Business development for current and prospective clients
  • Regular travel to Chinese Mainland (mainly in Greater Bay Area) and South-east Asia
  • Enforce ethics and compliance policy including Third Party payment, Sub-consultancy engagement process and Gift and Entertainment policy


Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or above in Environmental Science, Environmental Management or Environmental Engineering
  • Possession of recognized professional qualification / affiliation(s) (e.g. HKIE, HKIQEP)
  • 5-8 years of experience in specialties of Ecology, Environmental Planning and/or Blue-Green Infrastructure design ideally in both Hong Kong and overseas
  • Capable of performing high quality works on schedule and within budget
  • Sound computer skills and abilities in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD as well as specialized software related to area of expertise (e.g., ArcGIS, Marxan, HECRAS)
  • Effective communicator with excellent presentation and technical writing skills
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Able to work independently and within a team environment


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.

For more information on AECOM, please visit our website at

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Company Overview


AECOM is the world’s premier infrastructure firm, delivering professional services across the project lifecycle – from planning, design and engineering to consulting and construction management. We partner with our clients in the public and private sectors to solve their most complex challenges and build legacies for generations to come. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm with revenue of approximately $20.2 billion during fiscal year 2019. See how we deliver what others can only imagine at and @AECOM.

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Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Double pay, Five-day work week, Life insurance, Medical insurance