Assistant Technical Officer (Ref. 20031803-E2)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Engineering > Electrical / Electronic Engineering
Engineering > Mechanical Engineering
Science / Lab / Research > Technician
Published On 18/03/2020



Assistant Technical Officer (Ref. 20031803-E2) 


The appointee will be required to: 

(a) support academic staff in conducting laboratory classes; 

(b) provide support to HKAR-147 Approved Maintenance Training/Examinations implementation; 

(c) assist in new equipment installation and making preparation for the training sessions in the laboratory; 

(d) provide trainings and instructions to users on the proper use of equipment in the laboratory;

(e) receive visitors to the laboratory and demonstrate the use of equipment in the laboratory; 

(f) provide technical support on the use of equipment and administrative support to the laboratory operations; 

(g) maintain laboratory equipment and facilities in good condition; 

(h) assist in research, consultancy activities and projects for staff and students; 

(i) provide technical support to staff and students of the Division; 

(j) provide support on University’s and departmental health and safety policy implementation; and 

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



Applicants should have: 

(a) a recognised degree or above in Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronic Engineering or a relevant discipline; 

(b) post-qualification experience, preferably in the fields of fluid mechanics, aerodynamics, avionics or aviation engineering; 

(c) a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese; 

(d) strong analytical skills, good interpersonal and communication skills; and 

(e) self-motivation and the ability to work independently.

[Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement need not re-apply.]

Remuneration and Conditions of Service 

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.



Please send a completed application form by post to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to  . Application forms can be downloaded from If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process. Consideration of applications will commence on 25 March 2020 until the position is filled. The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at 

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.