Arup is a global firm of designers, engineers, architects, planners, consultants and technical specialists with more than 14,000 people in 88 offices across 33 countries. The firm is the creative force behind many of the world’s most innovative and sustainable projects. Our Asia offices employ...

Arup is a global firm of designers, engineers, architects, planners, consultants and technical specialists with more than 14,000 people in 88 offices across 33 countries. The firm is the creative force behind many of the world’s most innovative and sustainable projects. Our Asia offices employ approximately 2,800 staff and are engaged in prestigious multi-disciplinary projects covering buildings, infrastructure, advisory services, planning and technical consulting areas. We embrace equality, diversity and inclusion in all aspects including individual differences and open-mindedness. Currently we are looking for a capable and independent individual for the following position as part of the multi-disciplinary team.

Associate - Trackwork Design

Job level Senior
Work exp 10 Years To 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Kowloon Tong
Employment type Permanent
Benefits 5-day week, Discretionary bonus, Flexible working hours, Housing allowance, Insurance plan, Maternity leave, Medical plan, MPF, Paternity leave
Industry Engineering / Technical Services (Electrical / Electronic / Mechanical / Other)
Job function Construction / Property > Civil / Structural Engineering
Engineering > Mechanical Engineering
Engineering > Others
Published On 16/09/2019
ref. HON0000TN

Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of engineers to deliver design, consulting and/or advisory services specifically associated with wheel-rail interaction and rail noise and vibration
  • Prepare preliminary and detailed design of trackwork including alignment, trackforms, switches and crossings, components and fixings
  • Interface with civil engineering and system engineering designers to produce coordinated design setting out clear demarcation at the interface and with trackside services properly accommodated
  • Review and monitor design submissions from trackwork designers / contractors and provide clear and concise comments
  • Develop new areas of business in relations to “total design” including trackwork
  • Provide mentoring and guidance to team members

Qualifications and Experiences required:

  • Degree in Civil / Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Corporate Membership of HKIE or an equivalent professional institution
  • At least 10 years of relevant experience in trackwork design in a client or consulting organisation undertaking major railway projects
  • Experience in trackwork construction to better appreciate constructability issue is a must
  • Experience in brownfield or maintenance work in an operating railway environment is preferred
  • Able to use alignment design software such as InRail and OpenRail
  • Knowledge in adopting different types of trackform such as ballasted, concrete tie, floating slab, “booted” and/or resilience baseplate under different environmental requirements
  • Fluent in English and any Asian languages, especially Putonghua is highly preferred


We offer a competitive remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including Global Profit Share scheme, additional fringe benefits of maternity/paternity leave and long-term career development opportunities.

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