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Associate Engineer The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Associate Engineer The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Job Highlights
  • Assist in R&D and consultancy activities
  • Assist in teaching and learning programme planning
  • Recognised degree in Electronic Engineering
Job Description


Associate Engineer (Ref. 19040101-E5)


The appointee will join the Electronics and Intelligent Automation Stream and be required to:

(a) undertake hands-on learning and teaching activities at degree and sub-degree levels including student projects;

(b) assist in teaching and learning programme planning, design and administration, as well as preparation of hands-on learning, student projects and teaching materials;

(c) assist in R&D and consultancy activities;

(d) maintain workshop equipment and machines in good condition; and

(e) perform any other duties as assigned by the Director, Industrial Centre or his delegates.


Applicants should have:

(a) a recognised degree in Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering, Mechatronic and Automation Engineering or a related discipline plus not less than three years of relevant post-qualification experience;

(b) good hands-on experience in one or more of the following domains: SCADA and PLC system design, robotics and automation, Embedded System and Internet of Things;

(c) good experience in providing on-the-job training; and

(d) a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua being an advantage.

Shortlisted candidates may be invited to attend a trade test in practical skills proficiency.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.  Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.


Please refer to the "Application Method". Consideration of applications will commence on 15 April 2019 until the position is filled. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months from the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful. The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at

Additional Information
Years of Experience
3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Company details

Application Method

Please send a completed application form to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to [email protected]. Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process.