Job ref no.: 519217
The University of Hong Kong

Senior Technical Officer/Technical Officer/Senior Technical Assistant (several posts)

The University of Hong Kong

Senior Technical Officer/Technical Officer/Senior Technical Assistant (several posts) in Imaging and Flow Cytometry Core and Bioresearch Support Core of the Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) (Ref.: 519217) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

About Us

Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) is an academic research-support centre embracing multi-omics and big data biomedical research under LKS Faculty of Medicine.  CPOS core laboratories host state-of-the-art omics technology platforms with sophisticated equipment supported by our over 70 dedicated and trained members.  Welcome to visit us to explore more.

Career Prospects

  • Excellent on-job training
  • Long-term development opportunities
  • Exposures and interactions with world-class research groups
  • Expert technical and managerial career track

The Role

  • Operation and maintenance of core equipment
  • Organization of users training and workshops
  • Development and implementation of standard operation protocols
  • Preparation of usage and financial reports
  • Assistance of administrative duties as assigned

Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 518900) need not re-apply.

Qualifications and Qualities

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, Physics or a related discipline
  • Experience in biomedical research, and/or core equipment operation is preferred
  • Self-motivated, responsible, willingness to learn new techniques and enjoy team work
  • Good communication skills
  • Competency in MS Office applications
  • Candidates with higher qualifications or more experience may be considered for appointment as Senior Technical Officer/Technical Officer

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above posts. Applicants should apply online at the University’s career site ( and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until February 28, 2023, or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

More job information
Job ref no. 519217
  • Medical plan
Job Function
  • Pokfulam
Work Model
  • On-site
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree