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Technical Assistant

Hong Kong

Job Type

Full Time

Post Date: 

17 Jan 2023

About the Research Centre

In collaboration with the CityU, the University of Oxford and the Karolinska Institutet, the Hong Kong Centre for Cerebro-cardiovascular Health Engineering (COCHE) was established with the support of the ITC-InnoHK Programme to develop new ways to tackle cardiovascular disease (CVD), which is the world's leading cause of morbidity and mortality. To address the most pressing health challenges caused by CVD, COCHE focuses on developing innovative technologies such as flexible and wearable devices, biomedical and molecular imaging, nano-biosensing, micro-robotics, healthcare AI systems, and other groundbreaking methods to enable early prevention, diagnosis and intervention of the disease. These technologies can reduce human costs while alleviating the healthcare system's financial and social burdens. The COCHE research centre, located in Hong Kong Science Park, has several openings in research areas and administration.

Job Description

• Provide daily laboratory administrative support and answer enquiries;
• Coordinate maintenance of office and laboratory equipment;
• Provide assistance in the study of technical feasibility for addition & alternations works and carry out related site inspection;
• Support the preparation of quotations and tender documents;
• Help develop standard operation procedures and provide training sessions to facility users;
• Handle ad hoc tasks as assigned by the Centre Director or her delegates.

General Qualification

• Bachelor’s degree holder or above in Science-related fields;
• Experience in laboratory maintenance and management is preferrable;
• Knowledge in handling dangerous goods (DG) is an advantage;
• Strong sense of responsibility, teamwork, and positive attitude;
• Good command of written and spoken English, Cantonese and Putonghua;
• IT proficiency skills (especially in Outlook, MS Office, Zoom and Teams);

Preferred Hiring Qualifications:

Remuneration & Duration of Appointment

Initial appointment for a period of 1-3 years with the possibility of extension.

The remuneration package will be highly competitive, and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits for full-time appointments include leave and medical insurance, etc.

The application Materials that Should be Included

Application Closing Date:

The post is immediately available. Consideration of applications will be open until the position is filled.

Additional Information/links:

Application Procedures:

Please send your CV with a cover letter including your current and expected salary to

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