Senior Technical Officer

Hong Kong University

Hong Kong

October 14, 2022

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Senior Technical Officer

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 516293 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre for Comparative Medicine Research (21800) Categories: Executive / Technical / Support Hong Kong

Senior Technical Officer in the Centre for Comparative Medicine Research (Ref.: 516293) (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, totaling up to 10% of basic salary)

The Centre for Comparative Medicine Research is a rapidly expanding, AAALAC International accredited, academic research-support centre of the LKS Faculty of Medicine at HKU. We are committed to the provision of high-quality laboratory animals, well-equipped animal holding facilities, and professional services to support the leading role of HKU in research and teaching. We are seeking various talents and offer excellent staff training and long-term development opportunities. With a team comprising scientists, veterinarians, registered Laboratory Animal and Medical Laboratory Technologists, and over 100 highly trained and dedicated staff, we strive to promote the humane and excellent care and use of laboratory animals in the university. Information about the Centre can be obtained at https: // ccmr.hku.hk/.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Biomedical/Biological Sciences, Life Science or related disciplines, with at least 6 months of experience working in a germfree animal facility. A certification in Laboratory Animal Technician or above is an advantage. They should have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese; good communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

The appointee will work in a team to undertake technical and staff supervision/management duties in connection with the operation of a laboratory animal facility. He/she will support to supervisor and researcher with the daily operations and management of the gnotobiotic/germ-free animal vivarium which include setting up of isolators and testing, germ-free mouse colony management, training, consumable supplies, and resource scheduling and allocation.

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. Review of applications will start on September 9, 2022 and continue until October 14, 2022 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

Advertised: Sep 5, 2022 (HK Time) Applications close: Oct 14, 2022 (HK Time)

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