Site Engineer - Marine

Intermediate (3-6 years)

Technical Skills

  • Audit
  • Business Development
  • Health and Safety
  • Project Planning
  • Report Writing

Job Description

Site Engineer - Marine

Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting services and sustainability related services. We have more than 5,000 people in over 40 countries working out of more than 150 offices. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. Over the past five years we have worked for more than 50 per cent of the Global Fortune 500 delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.

Our people are outstanding, our workplace is energized! And we continuously strive to be the preferred place for environmental and other professionals to build meaningful and rewarding careers.


As part of the continued growth and innovation of our Impact Assessment & Planning practice, ERM has an opportunity for an experienced leader to join our global consulting firm as a Site Engineer and become a true business leader in an organisation with Sustainability at its heart.

We are looking for both established and emerging professionals who are interested in being part of this thriving global community – outstanding individuals who combine strong desires around consulting and business development with a strong technical foundation – to foster and expand a network of excellent client relationships. We seek talented specialists to help us drive the continued growth of ERM’s business through selling and delivering world-class services, recruiting and developing our next generation of leaders, and further advancing our reputation for supporting development of some of the world’s most complex projects.

This is an opportunity for a Consultant looking to further his/her career in a global environmental/social leader that aims to lead the field in sustainability consulting. A career as an ERM Employee is unique. Our model offers unparalleled opportunities for consultants with ambition, vision and proven expertise, providing:

  • Unique Career Growth & Learning Opportunities in a Global Environment

  • Culture of working for an organisation with “Sustainability at its heart” and a company that promotes environmental awareness within the community through the ERM Foundation

  • Diversified Environmental, Health and Safety Exposure across industries and locations

  • Opportunities to be involved in collaboration across borders


After more than 30 years in operation, ERM’s Hong Kong office draws upon a wealth of multidisciplinary experience. The Hong Kong office is one of the ERM’s largest operations in the Asia Pacific region and staffs some 100 professionals, including fully qualified scientists, engineers, economists and social scientists.  ERM’s services are designed to deliver results that enable our clients to maximize earnings, manage risks, comply with regulations and improve their corporate reputation and public perception.  With a truly global footprint, our dedicated professionals have delivered project solutions in more than 170 countries.

Assessing and mitigating the environmental, social, health impacts of development projects in often challenging in sensitive parts of Hong Kong and other parts of the world. With a team of environmental engineers, archaeologists, marine scientists and ecologists, ERM’s Environmental Management Team has Hong Kong’s greatest strength and depth in environmental and social consulting.  We deliver projects for utility companies, contractors, government, engineers, architects, planners, developers and transport corporations and have over three decades of experience in Hong Kong.  ERM’s Impact Assessors are also highly experienced in producing ESHIA Reports to meet the Equator Principals and IFC standards and have delivered this service throughout the Asia Pacific region.


ERM’s Impact Assessment & Planning practice focuses on supporting development of projects in power, infrastructure, chemicals and natural resources. Our goal is always the same: assisting our clients in achieving project success, from planning through construction and operation, while meeting expectations for assessment and management of impacts on environmental, social, health and cultural resources. By helping clients bring these issues into the project planning process early, we seek to help our clients meet environmental/social performance objectives, enable savings in capital and operating costs, and avoid significant approval and other delays.

ERM combines experience with global standards, such as the Equator Principles and International Finance Corporation’s Performance Standards, with a thorough understanding of local regulatory systems and cultural sensitivities. We apply state-of-the-art assessment tools, from GIS to modeling and visualization techniques. We have also developed our own Impact Assessment Standard, which we use to maintain consistency and quality when other standards do not apply in a particular situation.

ERM’s Impact Assessment & Planning practice has been ERM’s highest growth practice globally, growing over 20% per year for the past 5 years alone. The practice currently has over 1,000 professionals globally, representing the full range of technical disciplines, with sector experience across the board. What ERM’s practice is perhaps best known for, is supporting some of the most challenging development projects in the world. It is this reputation that attracts and retains the highly skilled consultants who comprise ERM’s Impact Assessment & Planning team.


  • Coordinate an Environmental Monitoring and Audit Programme for a large-scale infrastructure development project

  • Liaise with the client regarding environmental issues, preparation of environmental reports and management of monitoring activities


  • Bachelor degree in environmental related discipline

  • Experience in construction site management, environmental consultancy or environmental monitoring is essential

  • Good knowledge of biological statistical analysis would be an advantage

  • Strong communication skills and ability to deal with management and operators at all levels

  • Excellent report writing skills and ability to work in a team

  • Good command in written and spoken English and Chinese


Please submit your resume and brief cover letter below. Thank you for your interest in ERM!

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese

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