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Technical Officer in the Department of Infectious Diseases and Public Health [Ref. E/253/09]


  1. Provide technical support to the animal health educational programmes;
  2. Maintain animals as required (including marine and freshwater species of commercial importance);
  3. Prepare practical classes (including laboratory exercises and field trips);
  4. Maintain records of animals and practical classes, and compile data summaries;
  5. Maintain high standards of animal welfare, occupational health and safety; and
  6. Perform any other duties as assigned.

Shift duty and working on Sundays and public holidays may be required.


A Degree/Higher Diploma/Higher Certificate in Animal Science/Science or related disciplines, with at least 2 years’ working experience in the handling and management of farm animals (such as fish, sheep, poultry, and/or cattle).  Fluency in English and Cantonese (preferably in Putonghua) is required.  Experience in laboratory work associated with animals (including support for teaching and research) would be an advantage.

(Those who have responded to the previous advertisement in September 2017 need not re-apply.)

Salary and Conditions of Service

Remuneration package will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract; fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes.

Information and Application

Further information on the post and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311]. 

To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 27 October 2017.  Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity.  Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.

Worldwide recognition ranking 49th (QS survey 2017/18), and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2016/17); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2016).

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