Vacancy Details

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Location: Hong Kong
Position: Senior Engineer
Salary: Competitive
Advertising End Date: 31 May 2014
Vacancy Type: Permanent
Job Description:

Cundall is an established multidisciplinary Practice of consulting engineers, with a strong reputation built on providing excellent service and sustainable, high-quality design solutions.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our vibrant Hong Kong office working on high profile projects throughout China and SE Asia. We’re looking for energetic and professional engineers who share our passion for sustainable building design. The technical elements of the position will involve your existing experience and desire to further advance your skills in:
  • environmentally sustainable design (ESD principles
  • building design
  • renewable energy sources
  • building services design
  • HVAC computer simulation
  • masterplanning
  • low energy heating / cooling systems
  • facade thermal analysis
  • government regulations and internal sustainable rating systems (LEED, BREEAM, HK BEAM etc)
Requirements / Qualifications:

To be successful in this role, the postholder will require the following key skills, experience and attributes:-

Essential 
 
  • Degree qualified in Environmental or Building Services engineering (or equivalent combination of qualifications and professional experience)
  • Demonstrable experience in Building Services design and passive building design, ideally within an international consultancy environment
  • Previous experience of working in a consultancy environment (ideally including experience in Hong Kong or the wider Asia region)
  • Strong knowledge of: sustainable Building Design (building physics and analysis), alternative low energy building design, computer simulation and modelling (energy, daylight, thermal comfort study, CFD, etc), renewable energy application for buildings
  • Sound knowledge of Hong Kong building energy codes and environmental standards
  • Previous experience of HK BEAM or BEAM Plus projects
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrable ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Written and/or spoken Mandarin and/or Cantonese.
Desirable
  • Accreditation with a relevant professional institution e.g. HKIE, CIBSE, ASHRAE
  • Experience of working in Hong Kong and/or on Hong Kong projects
  • Knowledge / experience of system design, LEED and/or other Green Building Rating systems, environmental materials and international design codes and standards. 
  • Good knowledge of AutoCAD software.
  • Willingness to travel and/or relocate internationally.
Benefits:
You will join a hardworking and dedicated team of creative engineers to provide engineering design input on a wide range of local, national and international projects across a range of sectors. We offer a competitive salary along with excellent training and development opportunities.
 
This is a local role with a local package and therefore relocation will not be offered.
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Disclaimer & Equal Opportunities

On occasion Cundall receive significantly more applications than expected for some vacancies. Under these circumstances, we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should this instance arise. Cundall is committed to equal opportunities and would ask that any applicant that may have any additional requirements, or needs additional time to submit an application, contacts the recruitment team on 0121 262 2724.