SCIENTIFIC ASSESSMENT OFFICER

Job level Middle
Work exp 2 Years To 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Shatin
Employment type Contract
Benefits Gratuity
Industry Others
Job function Health / Fitness / Beauty Care / Recreation > Sports / Fitness / Recreation
Published On 26/10/2021
ref. C-20211026-SAO

THE JOB

Reporting to the Senior Sports Science Officer, the Scientific Assessment Officer will be responsible for the following duties:

  • To plan and conduct scientific assessments on the physiological conditions of athletes;

  • To collaborate and advise scientific colleagues design and supervise metabolic training for athletes and monitor their physiological response;
  • To assist in exploring new technologies or innovations relevant to sports science assessment monitoring or training;
  • To assist data interpretation and provide timely feedback to coaches and relevant parties;
  • To provide both local and overseas on-field support to elite sport teams;
  • To assist quality control and maintenance of testing equipment;
  • To assist in planning analysis methods on collected data;
  • To assist in research projects; and
  • To perform any other appropriate duties as assigned by supervisor.

 

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • A university degree in science, sports science or related disciplines;

  • A minimum of 2 years’ full-time working experience in related disciplines or 2 years full-time experience as an athlete within a high performance system and exposed to applied sports science;
  • Good interpersonal and planning skills;
  • Able to work irregular hours and perform under pressure;
  • Good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese. Ability to speak Putonghua is an advantage; and
  • Awareness / knowledge of Child Protection in sport and equal opportunity issues in the context of Hong Kong are an added advantage.

 

[Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisements need not re-apply. Their applications are being considered accordingly.]

 

APPLICATIONS

Please send the completed Application Form 

(https://www.hksi.org.hk/f/content_block/5310/Application%20Form_Oct%202020.doc) with indication of expected salary to The Human Resources Manager, Hong Kong Sports Institute Ltd, 25 Yuen Wo Road, Sha Tin, New Territories or   on or before 8 November 2021. Please quote reference no. C-20211026-SAO in the application.

Appointment will be on a fixed term contract. General information is available at the website http://www.hksi.org.hk.

Applicants who are not invited for interview within six months may consider their applications unsuccessful. 

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Personal Data provided by appointees will be used strictly for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.

 

THE HKSI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER