Health, Safety and Environment Specialist (Ref. 21021801-IE)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Construction / Property > Site Management
Education / Training > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Technician
Published On 18/02/2021


Health, Safety and Environment Specialist (Ref. 21021801-IE)


The appointee will be required to: 

(a) develop and implement health and safety management programmes of the University, including but not limited to the radiation safety programmes;

(b) perform inspections and audits;

(c) perform laboratory tests and site monitoring;

(d) provide emergency response to incidents and carry out investigations; and

(e) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of Office or his/her delegates.

The appointee may be required to work outside normal office hours and outside Hong Kong occasionally.


Applicants should have:

(a) a recognised degree in Science, Occupational Hygiene, Occupational Health and Safety, or related disciplines;

(b) at least five years of relevant post-qualification experience, preferably with qualifications and/or practical experience in radiation monitoring or laboratory testing;

(c) good knowledge of relevant health and safety regulations and statutory requirements;

(d) proficient computer skills including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint;

(e) good interpersonal and communication skills; and

(f) a good command of both written and spoken English, and be able to communicate effectively in both written and spoken Chinese.

Applicants with less experience may be considered for appointment at a lower level.

Successful candidate will be required to attend internal and external training, including but not limited to radiation safety training, where appropriate.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written test.

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 their 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 by clicking  . 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 18 March 2021 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.