About this employer Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited (NAMI) was established in 2006 and designated by the Innovation and Technology Commission of the Hong Kong SAR Government as an R&D Centre for Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials. NAMI has a very strong team of over 170 professional...
About this employer

Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited (NAMI) was established in 2006 and designated by the Innovation and Technology Commission of the Hong Kong SAR Government as an R&D Centre for Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials. NAMI has a very strong team of over 170 professional researchers and 30,000 sq ft. laboratory with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities in the Hong Kong Science Park. NAMI conducts market-driven research on nanotechnology and advanced materials, supporting the local industries in developing and commercializing new technologies.

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Senior Engineer / Engineer – Lightweight & Fiber Reinforced Concrete

Job level Entry
Education Master Degree
Location
Shatin
Employment type Contract
Benefits 5-day week, Dental plan, Medical plan
Industry Manufacturing - Others
Job function Construction / Property > Civil / Structural Engineering
Engineering > Chemical Engineering
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 03/05/2019

Duties:

The appointee will work on the development of Lightweight and Fiber Reinforced Concrete. He/she will be responsible for:

  • Project implementation, including experimental design, laboratory equipment operation, sample preparation, properties characterization, performance testing, data analysis, and reporting;
  • Drive innovation projects of new products or new applications according to customer and project requirement;
  • Develop formulations for concrete materials and conduct daily lab tests;
  • Prepare project progress reports, meeting slides, SOPs, and related documents;
  • Work closely with project sponsors, suppliers, professors and other project related parties;
  • Incubate idea to explore the opportunity of cooperation with industry partners; and
  • Performing other duties assigned by supervisor.

Requirements: 

  • Master (MPhil/MSc) or Ph.D. degree in Building Materials, Material Science/ Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related disciplines;
  • With experience in concrete/mortar development and characterization is preferable while fresh graduates will also be considered;
  • Prior experience in development and characterization of lightweight concrete/mortar would be a plus;
  • Work independently and able to communicate openly with team members;
  • Good command of English and Chinese, articulate report writing/presentation skills as well as abilities in literature/patent search;
  • Curious to research and innovation, positive, analytical, critical thinking, good troubleshooting skill; and
  • Have a sense of ownership for his/her work.

Salary and Benefit:

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Medical and dental benefits as well as annual leave will be provided. Appointment will be offered on a contract basis, renewable subject to mutual agreement and performance.

Application Procedure

. We thank applicants for their interests, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the results of their applications.

(Applicants who do not hear from us within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful and their data will be destroyed within 24 months of receipt.)