Job ref no.: 221122010
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Engineer (Ref: 221122010)


The appointee will join the University Research Facility in 3D Printing (U3DP) and be required to:

(a) provide professional support in R&D and consultancy activities;

(b) promote U3DP’s new equipment, technologies and applications, and to conduct web management;

(c) undertake hands-on learning, laboratory support and teaching activities, including supervision of student projects;

(d) supervise daily operation and maintenance of U3DP’s facilities; and

(e) perform any other duties as assigned by the Director of U3DP or his/her delegates.


Applicants should have:

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

(b) at least ten years’ solid experience in engineering design, proficiency in 3D CAD software such as Magic RP, Mimic, and practical operational experience in different 3D printing equipment, including FDM, SLA, DLP, SLS and SLM;

(c) solid experience and a track record in supporting various types of research projects;

(d) solid experience in the management and maintenance of 3D printing facilities and online management system;

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

(f) good communication and interpersonal skills, be able to complete task independently and have the ability to work well as a team player.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written language proficiency test.

Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement 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 21 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.

More job information
Job ref no. 221122010
Job Function
  • Hunghom
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 10 years
Career Level
  • Senior management level
  • Degree