Senior Project Officer (Chemical Lab) [HKSTP/SPOCL/190212]

Responsibilities: - 

  • Oversee the daily operation of the co-working chemistry lab
  • Work closely with the Safety Health and Environmental (SHE) team to offer a safe working environment
  • Provide safety training, review all the chemicals to be used and stored in the lab and arrange their disposal
  • Assist in technical writing such as Standard Operating Procedures, technical notes, guidelines and flow charts
  • Interact with users to understand their technical requirements and develop effective solutions
  • Provide instrumentation and application support at Biomedical Technology Support Centre (BSC)
  • Assist in equipment purchase
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by supervisors and management

Requirements: - 

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Environmental Science or related science discipline
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience in laboratory, experience in chemistry and microbiology lab is preferred. Candidate with less experience but a higher qualification will also be considered.
  • Good knowledge of high precision analytical instruments such as HPLC and LC-MS
  • Familiar with occupational hazards and standard safety practices
  • Good analytical, interpersonal, presentation and communication skills
  • Proficient in MS office (Words, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English and Chinese


We offer market competitive compensation, 5-day work week and generous benefits including medical and life insurance. To apply, please send your full resume with current and expected salary to the Human Resources & Office Administration Department, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation, 5/F, Building 5E, 5 Science Park East Avenue, Hong Kong Science Park, Hong Kong or, by email to on or before 25 February 2019. Please quote the reference number on the email subject/envelope and the application letter.

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Applicants not invited for interview within four weeks after application deadline may consider their applications unsuccessful. Personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be retained for a maximum of two years.

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