Mott MacDonald: Student Trainee (Summer Internship) 2023

Job Description

Reporting to a Senior Engineer, you will apply your knowledge and skills in preparing designs principally in connection with our Bridges and Civil Structures, or Environmental team.

Your Challenge

  • Planning and designing Civil/Structural, or Environmental Engineering
  • Carry out ecological field survey, mainly for terrestrial and dolphin surveys
  • Apply computer modelling techniques / tools in analysis and design
  • Assist with inputs for the preparation of detailed design
  • Conduct on-site inspections and commissioning witnessing

Candidate Specification

What You’ll Need

  • High Diploma or BEng in Civil / Structural / Environmental / Building Services Engineering / Quantity Surveying or related disciplines
  • Basic skill in ecological field survey, such as safety awareness , use of binoculars and habitat identification etc.
  • A responsible attitude and willingness to learn
  • A team player
  • Good command of both spoken and written Cantonese with basic capability in English
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Proficient in MS Office Word and Excel

Job Profile

Mott MacDonald is a management, engineering and development consultancy with 16,000 staff and has a global reach spanning six continents. Our network of 180 principal offices in 140 countries gives us local market insight backed by a world-class expertise to deliver technical excellence for our clients.

We have been established in Hong Kong for over 60 years. Our 600 employees work across multiple sectors covering residential and commercial buildings, transport, infrastructure, utilities, environment and project management. We aim to provide high quality management, engineering and environmental services to both the public and private sectors. Our best known achievements are the Hong Kong International Airport, the Tsing Ma Bridge and the West Kowloon Reclamation.

More recently, we have worked on the expansion of the Hong Kong International Airport into a Three-Runway System, Central Kowloon Route, Kai Tak Sports Park, Expansion of North District Hospital, Design and Construction of Redevelopment of Queen Mary Hospital Phase 1 main works at Pok Fu Lam Road, international theme park, various other government and private sector consultancies, and projects outside Hong Kong. To support our continuous growth, we are now looking for an experienced professional to join our team.

Other Information

Equality, diversity and inclusion

We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute.

Agile working

At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust.

More about Mott MacDonald

We’re a global engineering, management and development consultancy.
Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients’ businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.
A fundamental part of this is respecting each person’s differences and striving to meet their needs.

Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence

Position Location

Hong Kong


Hong Kong

Contract Type


Work Pattern

Part time


Built environment


Aviation, Bridges, Building sciences, Building services, Civil, Electrical, Environment, Geotechnical and tunnelling, Highways, Infrastructure, Mechanical, Railways, Structural, Surveying inspection and field services, Tunnels, Water

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Recruiter Contact

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