Hong Kong University

Hong Kong University

Technical Officer

Hong Kong

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Technical Officer

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 524690 Work type: Full-time Department: Safety Office (68000) Categories: Executive / Technical / Support Hong Kong

Technical Officer in the Safety Office (Ref.: 524690) (to commence in April 2024, 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)

Applicants should have a Diploma or above in Science/Engineering or a related discipline, with at least 2 years' work experience in laboratories, workshops or general workplaces; OR 5 passes in HKCEE including English (min. Grade C if Syllabus A/Level 2 from 2007), Chinese (Level 2 from 2007) and Mathematics, or min. Level 2 or equivalent in 5 subjects in HKDSEE including Physics, English Language, Chinese Language and Mathematics, with 5 years' relevant experience. Preference will be given to those who are registered as a Radiation Worker, with work experience in radiation monitoring; low activity level radioactive waste transportation, treatment and management; and radiation emergency response in a tertiary institute setting. However, candidates with suitable qualifications and experience and the potential to be trained in these areas may also be considered. They should also have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese; good communication and interpersonal skills; and the ability to work independently in a variety of settings. Possession of a Light Goods Vehicle driving licence (vehicle classes 1, 2/ 2a) is required.

The appointee will perform calibration of monitoring equipment, help to monitor the personal radiation exposure for radiation workers/users in the University; take samples to check for any radiation contamination in radioactive controlled areas in the University; collect and transport waste from user departments to central storage using a Radiation Board approved goods van; maintain a precise inventory record for waste; manage treatment and disposal of different types of low activity level radioactive waste according to the Radiation Board approval; assist in the response to an emergency situation out of hours if required; and perform other duties related to radiation safety as assigned.

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 and upload an up-to-date C.V. Closes April 7, 2024.

Advertised: Feb 8, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Apr 7, 2024 (HK Time)

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Job details

Title

Technical Officer

Employer

Hong Kong University

Location

Hong Kong

Published

February 08, 2024

Application deadline

April 07, 2024

Job type

Administration/Managerment

Field

Chemistry,Engineering,Physics,Space Science

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