As a growing multinational company, the MTR Corporation strives to connect communities through our railway network, property projects, various commercial activities and investment projects.  Riding on our expertise and experience, we continue to grow outside of Hong Kong.  Join us in building your career in our dynamic businesses.

We are currently recruiting:
Engineer – Fire Engineering (Ref.: 210000KI)


  • Work on new projects to manage the technicality of the fire / trackside safety and security strategies documents and to assure the associated Safety and Security Coordinating Committee (SSCC)/ Trackside Safety and Security Coordinating Committee (TSSC) Stage (1, 2A, 2B, 3) submissions in compliance with the established strategies
  • Review consultants’ deliverables and proposals to ensure that the fire engineering design is sound and suits the design development of stations/ trackside/ depot of the new projects, as well as to ensure a suitably consistent approach across various new projects and from a network wide perspective
  • Coordinate closely with Project Teams for smooth delivery of SSCC/ TSSC submissions both technically and in a timely manner to suit the programme.
  • Assist liaison with relevant government authorities on SSCC/ TSSC related design and submission matters. 
  • Assist in developing the Corporation’s fire safety strategies for railway premises, handling SSCC/TSSC submissions of Operating Railways as well as preparing standards and specifications related to fire safety
  • Involve in research on fire engineering matters


  • Degree in a related engineering discipline
  • Possession of Corporate Membership of a recognised professional institution is preferred 
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience in design including the use of fire engineering principles and their applications preferably on railway projects, as well as prescriptive codes, standards and regulations relating to fire safety
  • Good writing, organising and interpersonal skills and general computer literacy
  • Experience in dealing with local authorities in the submission and approval processes 
  • Thorough knowledge of fire services installations including smoke control systems is an advantage
  • Knowledge of computational modelling software of smoke and/or evacuation will add values


  • Appointment will be made on two-year renewable contract terms 
  • Candidates with less experience will be considered for the Support Engineer - Fire Engineering position 

You are invited to apply online via or send in your CV stating the position (with reference number) you are applying for by mail to Human Resource Management Department, MTR Corporation, G.P.O. Box 9916, Hong Kong on or before 3 August 2021.

For other job openings, please visit MTR Corporation's website for more details.

All information provided by applicants will be treated in strict confidence and used for recruitment purpose only. All personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be retained for 12 months for future recruitment purpose and will then be destroyed.

Job level Middle
Work exp 4 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector / Public Utilities
Job function Construction / Property (Building & Construction)
Design (Others)
Engineering (Engineering Project Management)
Location Hong Kong
Published On 20/07/2021