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Technical Manager/Senior Technical Officer in LKS Cryo-EM Laboratory

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Technical Manager/Senior Technical Officer in LKS Cryo-EM Laboratory

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526597 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (22200) Categories: Executive / Technical / Support Hong Kong

Technical Manager/Senior Technical Officer in LKS Cryo-EM Laboratory of the Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) (Ref.: 526597) (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)

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Centre for PanorOmic Sciences (CPOS) is an academic research-support centre embracing multi-omics and big data biomedical research under the LKS Faculty of Medicine. CPOS core laboratories host state-of-the-art technology platforms with sophisticated equipment supported by over 70 dedicated members. Welcome to visit https: // cpos.hku.hk to explore more.

Career Prospects

  • Excellent on-job training
  • Long-term development opportunities
  • Exposures and interactions with world-class research groups
  • Expert technical and managerial career track
  • The Role

  • Coordinate and oversee a dedicated team to deliver stable, effective and quality services
  • Manage the laboratory facilities, consumables and develop customized protocols
  • Provide training to new users and offering technical support, advice, and troubleshooting for research projects
  • Manage document handling and prepare reports
  • Organize events and seminars
  • Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 526297) need not re-apply.

    Qualifications and Qualities

  • Candidates with potential and who meet some of the below requirements may be considered for the position of Senior Technical Officer
  • Master's degree or above in Biology, Physics or other related disciplines in science and engineering, with 5+ years of research experience
  • Prior experience in operating TEM, SEM, or Cryo-Electron Microscopy (Cryo-EM) or management of core laboratory is preferred
  • Self-motivated, responsible, with good communication skills and demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua)
  • Competency in using MS Office
  • A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits, continuing professional development, and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries.

    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 May 31, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

    Advertised: May 10, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: May 31, 2024 (HK Time)

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    Job details


    Technical Manager/Senior Technical Officer in LKS Cryo-EM Laboratory


    Hong Kong University


    Hong Kong


    May 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    May 31, 2024

    Job type



    Agricultural Science,Biology,Chemistry,Physics,Space Science

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