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Library Assistant (Lending Services)The University of Hong Kong
Library Assistant (Lending Services)The University of Hong Kong
Job Highlights
  • 5 passes in HKCEE or DSE
  • a recognized certificate for library assistants
  • a recognized certificate in the area of digital li
Job Description

Library Assistant (Lending Services) in the University Libraries (Ref.: 495648) (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, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement)

Applicants should possess 5 passes in HKCEE including English (min. grade C if Syllabus A/Level 2 from 2007), OR min. Level 2 or equivalent in 5 subjects in HKDSEE including English Language, OR a recognized certificate for library assistants OR a recognized certificate in the area of digital library/information centre management, and preferably with some relevant library and counter services experience. They should have proficiency in spoken English, Cantonese and Putonghua, excellent customer service skills and basic knowledge of PC and software applications. An enthusiastic, co-operative and service-oriented attitude is essential. The appointee will perform a wide range of Libraries’ Lending Services duties including library membership and registration, circulation, patron assistance and enquiries, shelf management, collection of statistics, technical support at the Ingenium, security and patrol duties, and perform any other duties as assigned by supervisors. Shift duty on evenings, weekends and public holidays will be required.

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 at the University’s careers website ( and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Closes May 24, 2019. 

The University is an equal opportunities employer and 
is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

Additional Information
Career Level
Entry Level
School Certificate
Job Function
Years of Experience
Employment Type
Full Time