Job ref no.: 221124014
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Assistant Engineer

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Assistant Engineer (Ref. 221124014)


The appointee will be required to:

(a) facilitate student learning and development, and assist in pedagogy development;

(b) assist in research support and knowledge transfer activities;

(c) carry out essential operations of the assigned technical Stream; and

(d) perform any other duties as assigned by the Director of Centre or his/her delegates.


Applicants should have:

(a) a recognised degree in Mechanical Engineering, Product and Industrial Engineering, Aviation Engineering or a related discipline;

(b) competency in one or more of the following technical trades: fibre composites fabrication, welding, sheet metal forming, destructive testing, non-destructive inspection and machine learning;

(c) competency in the preparation of teaching materials by using CAD applications, Office 365 and Adobe Acrobat. Experience in programming languages will be an added advantage;

(d) good communication skills with experience in working as a team member in research and development project; and

(e) a good command of both written and spoken English, with fluency in Putonghua being an advantage.

[Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement(s) need not re-apply.]


Conditions of Service

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.


Please submit an application through PolyU’s career website ( The closing date for application is 24 December 2022. The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.