Technical Officer (several posts)

Technical Officer (several posts) in Proteomics and Metabolomics Core of the Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) (Ref.: 515955) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) is an academic research-support centre comprising strategic research programs and various core laboratories under the management of the LKS Faculty of Medicine at the University of Hong Kong.  We are undergoing rapid expansion and seeking various talents.  The CPOS core laboratories host state of the art omics technology platforms.  With a team of researchers and more than 60 highly trained and dedicated staff, we aim to facilitate and support omics research in Hong Kong and the region by developing expertise and infrastructure. Information about the Centre can be obtained at https://cpos.hku.hk

We offer excellent staff training and long-term development opportunities. Good exposures and interactions with world-leading research groups in various research fields are commonly available.

Applicants should have a Master’s degree or above in Biomedical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry or a related discipline, with at least 2 years’ relevant laboratory work experience. They should have a strong passion in science and technologies; a good command of spoken and written Chinese and English; and competency in MS Office applications. They should also be self-motivated, responsible, conscientious, meticulous and enjoy team work. Working knowledge of our existing technology platforms would be desirable. The appointees will support the protocol development and assist with the maintenance of advanced state-of-the-art equipment (HPLC, GC, QQQ, Q-TOF, Orbitrap, QTRAP, etc.) that facilitate cutting-edge translational research at Proteomics and Metabolomic Core. They will liaise with clients to coordinate service logistics, provide technical advice, and evaluate and validate new technologies. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 515518) need not re-apply.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s career site ( https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until August 31, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

 
Job level Entry
Work Exp. 2 Years
Education Master Degree
Location Pokfulam
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training (Others)
Science / Lab / Research (Biotechnology)
Science / Lab / Research (Chemistry)
Published On 16/08/2022