Job ref no.: MagIC2021-023
Microbiota I-Center (MagIC) Limited

Technician (New Animal Research Facility)

Microbiota I-Center (MagIC) Limited

Job description:

  • Supervision of junior staff on animal husbandry and support duties
  • Responsible for animal husbandry & care, and performing daily checks for animal health & welfare
  • Support the operations of Animal Biosafety Level 2 (ABSL2) area
  • Perform general facility housekeeping to maintain a safe, clean and orderly environment
  • Coordinate with service providers for deliveries and collections
  • Sampling for animal health surveillance program
  • Monitor environmental conditions and QC sample testing for quality evaluation
  • Assist in routine equipment performance checking and maintenance program
  • Assist with staff and researcher training and proficiency evaluation
  • Provide technical support for researcher e.g., assist animal procedures such as medications and treatments
  • Perform other job-related duties and ad hoc tasks as assigned 

Job requirements:

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree/ Higher Diploma/ Higher Certificate in a relevant subject from a recognised university or a technical institute;
  • At least 3 years’ relevant post-qualification work experience at an appropriate level
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Good time-management and organizational skills
  • High sense of responsibility and teamwork
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Cantonese
  • Holder of Certificate of Competence for operation of Boiler & pressure vessel (Class 3) preferred

Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one year commencing as soon as possible, renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.

Work location are in Prince of Wales Hospital & Hong Kong Science and Technology Park

More job information
Job ref no. MagIC2021-023
  • Dental plan
  • Flexible working hours
  • Medical plan
Job Function
  • Hong Kong Science Park
  • Shatin
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • 3 years - 8 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Asso. Deg or High Dip
  • Degree