The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Engineer (Ref. 16100602-IE)

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Full Time
Senior (6-10 years)
English, Cantonese

Job Description

Engineer (Ref. 16100602-IE)

Location: Hunghom


Engineer (Ref. 16100602-IE)


The appointee will join the Digital Manufacturing Stream and will be responsible for leading the team to provide quality teaching/hands-on learning programmes in engineering design and communication as well as to undertake and provide supporting services for research and industrial projects. 

The appointee will be required to:

(a)   plan, develop and lead hands-on learning programmes in engineering design and technical communication areas at undergraduate level;

(b)   lead and teach subjects at undergraduate level as well as to supervise industrial-based student projects;

(c)   undertake R&D and consultancy activities;

(d)   assist the stream leader in management and administration; and

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


Applicants should:

(a)   have a recognised degree or a higher degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or a related discipline;

(b)   have a professional qualification in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline;

(c)   have eight or more years of working experience in engineering design with solid supervisory experience;

(d)   have good knowledge and experience in CAD and mechanical design;

(e)   have a good command of both written and spoken English; and

(f)   be able to communicate effectively in both written and spoken Chinese.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written language proficiency test.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service

A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointment will be made 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 submit application form via email to [email redacted, apply via Jobable]; by fax at 2764 3374; in person to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon; or by mail to the above address. If you would like to provide a separate curriculum vitae, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process. Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from The closing date for application is Wednesday, 5 April 2017. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months of the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at