City University of Hong Kong
City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education. As a publicly-funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement.
Applications are invited for :
Molecular Biology Scientific Officer
jobsDB Ref. JHK100003004920688
Molecular Biology Scientific Officer (at the rank of Scientific Officer) in the School of Veterinary Medicine [Ref. E/214/07]
Duties : Plan, manage, schedule and operate the daily activities of the molecular diagnostic section within the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory of the School. The appointee is specifically required to perform molecular diagnostic testing, run appropriate PCR tests and interpret results, ensure quality control, supervise technical staff and develop new diagnostic tests, participate in the laboratory’s quality assurance program and continued professional development, maintain profession competency, and perform any other duties as assigned.
Holiday and weekend rotations are required.
Requirements : A Master’s degree or above in Molecular Science/Biomedical Science or related disciplines, with at least 3 years’ working experience in clinical/medical laboratory and 1 year’s working experience in molecular diagnostics. Excellent written and spoken English; ability to work independently and in laboratory teams, meet deadlines and handle multiple tasks; excellent problem-solving skills for veterinary diagnostic and laboratory issues; and proficiency in computer skills are required. A PhD and/or a Medical Laboratory Technologists (MLT) Board registration is highly preferred.
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 http://www.cityu.edu.hk, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Please click Apply Now to submit your resume / Fax : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311].
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 55th, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2016); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (Shanghai Jiao Tong University survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2015).