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Job ID: 158292

Research Assistant
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

Date Posted May 4, 2021
Title Research Assistant
University Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Department Civil & Environmental Engineering
Application Deadline May 10, 2021
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Graduate Student
  • Civil Engineering

The appointee (Job ID: 6112) will provide support to Smart Urban Water Supply Systems and function as an assistant engineer with the following major responsibilities:
1. Support the design and operation of experiments.
2. Assist in project procurement and financial management.
3. Coordinate with vendors on the development and distribution of publicity materials/website and event logistics in compliance with the University guidelines.
4. Assist in the compilation of research book and lecture notes.
The experience gained in this job will contribute to the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) of the appointee and help achieving his/her engineering chartership.

Applicants should have a recognized bachelor’s degree in civil, mechanical, electronic or computer engineering preferably with laboratory experience; have good knowledge in IT and software applications (including word processing, spreadsheet, presentation tools and data management); be self-motivated and attentive to details, possess a strong sense of responsibility, and be able to multi-task and produce quality work under pressure and tight timelines; have a pleasant personality, good interpersonal, communication and co-ordination skills, and a problem-solving mindset; be able to work independently but also be a good team player with solution-driven mindset; and have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. (Duration: 1 year, renewable subject to performance and funding availability)

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided.

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Contact Information

  • Ms. Dorothy LAI
    Civil & Environmental Engineering
    Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
    Room 3573, the Main Academic Building,
    The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    Hong Kong
    Hong Kong
  • +852 2358 7151
  • +852 2358 1534


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