Job - Senior Technical Officer in the Department of Biomedical Sciences, City University of Hong Kong
City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education. As a publicly-funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement.

Applications are invited for :

Senior Technical Officer in the Department of Biomedical Sciences

Job Ref.E/189/03

Duties : Responsible for providing high-quality service to academic staff and students in biomedical sciences and related teaching programs.  Main duties include the following:

  1. Provide full spectrum of support in teaching practicals in the areas of biomedical sciences/medical laboratory technology;
  2. Maintain the highest standard of the core and teaching facilities;
  3. Conduct risk assessments for the health and safety of students and other lab users;
  4. Operate, maintain and calibrate instruments and equipment;
  5. Provide training courses to new lab users; and
  6. Perform any other assignments as instructed.

Shift duty and working on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays may be required.

Requirements : A Master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences or related disciplines, with 5 years’ working experience in university teaching, research or clinical/medical laboratory.  Familiarity with histopathology, cytology, clinical chemistry, medical microbiology and/or hematology is required.  Medical Laboratory Technologists (MLT) Board registration is preferred.

(Those who have responded to the previous advertisement in October 2016 need not re-apply.)

Salary and Conditions of Service
Remuneration package will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract; fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes.

Information and Application
Further information on the post and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311]. 

To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 24 December 2016. Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity.  Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.

Worldwide recognition ranking 55th, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2016);1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (Shanghai Jiao Tong University survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2015).

Job Ref No.
E/189/03 (CT3105328-01#0129)
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