Job ref no.: CIV/RA/CT (CT3120663-01#0003)
Chu Hai College of Higher Education

Research Assistant - Civil Engineering

Chu Hai College of Higher Education

  • 5-day week


Department of Civil Engineering

[Commence as soon as possible until 31st December 2020]

Project Title: Optimal Use of Internet of Things (IoT) Technology to Prevent Failure (Collapse) of Temporary Support System in Construction


  • Assist the development of a system adopting Internet of Things (IoT) technology in monitoring the performance of temporary support structures;
  • Assist the development of numerical modelling skills to evaluate the structural performance of falsework systems in building demolition and construction work;
  • Carry out site tests in real-life conditions for the validation of the developed technology; and
  • Carry out research and development work related to application of IoT technology in civil engineering and construction.


  • Graduate with a recognized first-degree or a higher degree in civil engineering or related disciplines from a local or overseas university;
  • Good modelling & simulation skills and familiar with at least two of the following software: SAFE, ETABS, SAP2000, PLAXIS, Autocad, Revit, Solidworks, Matlab, etc.;
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and
  • Strong team spirit and interpersonal skills.

Salary Range: HK$14,000 - HK$18,250 (depends on qualification and experience)


Applicants are invited to send their detailed curriculum vitae, including current and expected salary, and direct any enquiries to the Human Resources Office, Chu Hai College of Higher Education, quoting the position being applied for and the reference number.

Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Candidature may be obtained by nominations. The College reserves the right to make an appointment by invitation or not to fill this post.

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Job ref no. CIV/RA/CT (CT3120663-01#0003)
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Job Function
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  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 1 year
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