Job - Technical Assistant, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Technical Assistant

Job Ref.16120106

[Appointment period: twelve months] 


The appointee will be required to:

(a) assist technicians in preparing laboratory classes in Biology and Food Science;

(b) assist in the cleaning up and day-to-day operation of teaching/research/specialized laboratories/workshops;

(c) provide technical support to student projects, research, consultancy, fieldwork, and other related activities; and

(d) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of Department or his delegates.

The appointee may be required to work outside normal office hours occasionally. Compensation time-off will be arranged where appropriate.


Applicants should:

(a) have five passes in HKCEE including English language (at least Grace C if Syllabus A; Level 2 if results are obtained from 2007 onwards), Chinese Language (Level 2 if results are obtained from 2007 onwards), Mathematics and Biology; or a combination of results in five HKDSE subjects of Level 2 in New Senior Secondary subjects/ “Attained" in Applied Learning subjects / Grade E in Other Language subjects, and the five subjects must include English Language, Chinese Language, Mathematics, and Biology;

(b) have a fair command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, with proficiency in Putonghua being an advantage.

Preference will be given to those who have a recognized certificate/diploma in Biology, Mechanical Engineering, or Electrical Engineering issued by a tertiary institution as well as those who possess IT skills and working experience in handling chemicals and equipment maintenance.


A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.


Please submit application form via email to; by fax at 2764 3374; in person to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon; or by mail to the above address. If you would like to provide a separate curriculum vitae, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process. Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from The closing date for application is Wednesday, 14 December 2016. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months of the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at  

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