Established by the Government in 1989, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) has five schools, namely the School of Arts & Social Sciences, Lee Shau Kee School of Business & Administration, School of Education & Languages, School of Science & Technology, and the Li Ka Shing Institute...

Established by the Government in 1989, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) has five schools, namely the School of Arts & Social Sciences, Lee Shau Kee School of Business & Administration, School of Education & Languages, School of Science & Technology, and the Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional & Continuing Education. Through them, we have been providing full-time and part-time programmes at undergraduate, post-graduate, and sub-degree levels.

Today we have over 9,000 full-time and 10,000 part-time students at OUHK with more than 220 programmes of studies. The OUHK spirit is a culmination of a relentless pursuit of academic excellence and a creative approach to learning and teaching. Reaching out to our next generation and across the borders through advanced web technologies has been our principal goal in the past years.

RPL Assessment Writer (Freelance)

Job level Entry
Work exp 5 Years To 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Homantin
Employment type
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Published On 24/11/2016
ref. 16-RPLAW-348-O

We are now inviting application(s) for the following freelance appointment in the School of Science & Technology:

RPL Assessment Writer (Freelance) (Ref: 16-RPLAW-348-O)

Duties

The appointee will be responsible for preparing the questions and assessment scripts used in the written test and practical assessment respectively in advance during the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)* Assessment. Topics include the following:

      Measurement Uncertainty (Chemical Testing)

      Measurement Uncertainty (Microbiological Testing)

      Sample Handling

      Sampling and Sample Handling

      Chemical Testing (Organic Analysis)

      Physical and Mechanical Testing (Bituminous Materials)

      Chemical Testing on Construction Materials

      Fabric Construction Tests (Textiles and Garment Products)

      Care Performance Tests (Textiles and Garment Products)

      Colour fastness Tests (Textiles and Garment Products)

      Fibre Analysis (Textiles and Garment Products)

      Feather and Down Analysis

      Measurement Traceability (Chemical Testing)

      Measurement Traceability (Microbiological Testing)

      Measurement Traceability (Physical Testing)

      Inspection of Consumer Products

     Inspection of Waterworks Products

     Quality Assurance of Inspection Operation

*Please visit https://www.hkqf.gov.hk/en/rpl/index.html for further information of RPL.

Requirements

Applicants should have

1a. At least a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) plus at least five years of relevant industrial experience in the corresponding discipline, OR

1b. At least a Higher Certificate (or equivalent) plus at least ten years of relevant industrial experience in the corresponding Testing/Inspection/Certification discipline;

2. Good command of English and Chinese; and

3. Experiences in conducting technical assessment preferred.

Terms of Appointment

Successful candidates will be appointed on a freelance basis.

Application Procedures

Please send your full curriculum vitae to RPL Office, School of Science & Technology, The Open University of Hong Kong, Room D1105, Jubilee College, 81 Chung Hau Street, Ho Man Tin, Kowloon, Hong Kong or by E-mail: rpl@ouhk.edu.hk. For further information, please contact RPL Assessment Secretary (Email: rpl@ouhk.edu.hk; Tel: 3120 2710) (Please quote the reference number in your application).

Deadline: 23 December 2016

General information about the University is available on the University’s website http://www.ouhk.edu.hk. Personal data provided by job applicants will be handled strictly in accordance with the University’s Personal Data Privacy Policy. The “Personal Data (Privacy) Notice for Job Applicant” is also available on the above website. Applicants who are not contacted by the University by the end of February 2017 may consider their applications unsuccessful.