In 2016/17, THEi is offering 20 degree programmes through three faculties. Faculty of Design and Environment: Advertising, Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Architecture (2-year professional programme), Horticulture and Landscape Management, and Surveying (jointly with...

In 2016/17, THEi is offering 20 degree programmes through three faculties.

Faculty of Design and Environment: Advertising, Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Architecture (2-year professional programme), Horticulture and Landscape Management, and Surveying (jointly with the Faculty of Science and Technology).
Faculty of Management and Hospitality: Sports and Recreation Management, Culinary Arts and Management, Professional Accounting, Hotel Operations Management, Public Relations and Management, and Retail Management.
Faculty of Science and Technology: Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Management, Building Services Engineering, Health Care, Food Science and Safety, Multimedia Technology and Innovation, and Information and Communications Technology.

In 2016/17, seven programmes (Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Landscape Management, Culinary Arts and Management, Civil Engineering, and Environmental Engineering and Management) are in the Government’s Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions / Sectors, which provides subsidies to students varying from $40,000 to $70,000 per year.

All the programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications. Most of them are also accredited by the relevant professional bodies.

A new campus is being built on a site in Chai Wan next door to the Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) campus at Chai Wan. It is scheduled for completion in 2017/18.

Technician (IT)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Diploma / Certificate
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Information Technology > Others
Education / Training > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 21/11/2016
ref. O/THEi-FDE/TECH(IT)/11/16

Faculty of Design and Environment

Major duties:
(a) To provide technical support and guidance to staff and students in teaching, learning and research related activities;
(b) To undertake the day-to-day website maintenance;
(c) To assist in the procurement and inventory control of consumables, equipment and systems;
(d) To be responsible for the installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of computers, servers, network, AV, lighting equipment and other educational equipment; and
(e) To maintain the laboratories safe, clean and tidy.

Requirements:
(a) A recognised diploma or a higher certificate in a relevant discipline with at least two years’ relevant work experience;
(b) Good knowledge of operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of computer hardware and networking;
(c) Experience in using Windows PC and Mac;
(d) Ability to work independently and being a good team player;
(e) Good interpersonal and communication skills in English and Chinese; and
(f) Experience, knowledge or skills in some of the following areas will be an advantage:
(i) administration of Windows and Linux servers;
(ii) Microsoft, Adobe, Autodesk 3D Design & Entertainment and other common computer or educational software;
(iii) LAN or WAN technology and TCP or IP; and
(iv) website development and web programming using languages such as PHP, ASP and HTML.

Notes:
(1) Candidates who have a higher qualification but with less work experience may also apply.
(2) Candidates may be appointed on temporary terms of employment.
(3) Shortlisted applicants may be required to attend and pass a trade test.
(4) The appointee may be required to perform shift duties, or work in irregular hours on a need basis.
(5) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
(6) Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisements in the past 6 months need not apply.

APPLICATION

(a) Application forms [VTC-1 (Rev. 12/2012)] are available from: (i) G/F., VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong; or (ii) the website http://www.vtc.edu.hk/html/en/career.html.

(b) A completed application form, together withan application letter and full curriculum vitae, should be sent to The Registry, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Room 315, 20A Tsing Yi Road, Tsing Yi Island, N.T., Hong Kong.  Please specify on the envelope the reference of the post.

Closing date for application: 30 November 2016

The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post.  Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed within 24 months.