The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers 21 innovative degree programmes across our 3 Faculties of Design and Environment, Management and Hospitality and Science and Technology that are vocationally and professionally oriented and developed with significant industry...

The Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) offers 21 innovative degree programmes across our 3 Faculties of Design and Environment, Management and Hospitality and Science and Technology that are vocationally and professionally oriented and developed with significant industry input. All programmes are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications, and also accredited by the relevant professional bodies where appropriate. THEi prepares Work Ready, Future Ready graduates through our strong applied degree and professional education programmes. All programmes require work integrated learning (WIL) and engage students in active learning pedagogies including a strong focus on project-based learning involving real-world problem solving with and for local industries and professions. THEi is an innovative, professional and entrepreneurial organization with a commitment to greening and sustainability. For more information about our Institute, please visit https://www.thei.edu.hk.

Term Research Assistant II (Surveying)

Job level Entry
Education Associate Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Construction / Property > Surveying / Valuations / Investment
Education / Training > Others
Science / Lab / Research > Others
Published On 11/06/2021
ref. O/THEi-FDE/TERM_ RAII(SUR)/06/21

Department / Section : Faculty of Design and Environment
Ref. no : O/THEi-FDE/TERM_ RAII(SUR)/06/21

Major Duties:
The appointee shall report to the Principal Investigator (PI), and assist the PI in conducting archival search and processing data for prediction of building rehabilitation cost using machine learning technique. The appointee shall also be responsible for liaising with professionals and professional bodies; organising workshops; and assisting in dissemination of research findings of the project.

Requirements:
Applicants should have a sub-degree preferably in Surveying, Data Science, Statistics, or related fields; or equivalent level of study. He/she should also have good interpersonal and social skills, and high proficiency in English and Chinese. Degree holder and good knowledge in machine learning, development of cost prediction models or building rehabilitation would be an advantage.

Notes:
(1) The appointee(s) may be required to perform duties at different sites and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays.
(2) The remuneration package will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.


APPLICATION
A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with full curriculum vitae, should be sent to wkelau@vtc.edu.hk. Please specify in the subject of the e-mail the reference of the post being applied for.

Closing date for application: 8 July 2021

The Institute reserves the right not to fill the post(s). Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Information on unsuccessful candidates will normally be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.