Senior Manager (Laboratory Services)
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Kowloon, Hong Kong

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a world-renowned international research university. The Ministry of Education of People's Republic of China officially approved the preparatory status of HKUST(GZ) in September 2019.

The GZ campus covers 1.13 square kilometers and the first phase of construction is expected to be completed in 2022. At steady state, the number of undergraduate and postgraduate students will reach a total of 10,000.

The intended areas of focus in the GZ Campus will be thematic and cross-disciplinary in nature, synergistic with HKUST without overlapping academic degrees or structures.

There will be four Academic Hubs (equivalent to schools) with 16 Thrust Areas (equivalent to departments).

The Role

The University is looking for a capable individual with senior management experience in laboratory services to lead the Laboratory Services team in facilitating HKUST’s strive for academic excellence by providing professional and effective services to all laboratory users.

The appointee will oversee all aspects of the Laboratory Services Team, including high-level planning and execution of new installations and maintenance of laboratory furniture, mechanical and electrical services.

The appointee will be ultimately responsible for the professional service standards of the Laboratory Services team.

The appointee is expected to commence employment with a 6-month period of orientation and familiarization at HKUST’s Clear Water Bay Campus with the Laboratory Services team and will return to HKUST Guangzhou Campus upon completion.

Qualification Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree or above in engineering or building services, with at least 15 year of post-qualification laboratory management experience;
  • Strong relevant work experience in HKSAR and the PRC is an advantage;
  • Outstanding technical knowledge and excellent analytical, organizational, delegation and management skills;
  • Good command of written English and Chinese (proficiency in both Putonghua and Cantonese preferred).
  • This is a Mainland appointment, and the appointee will be offered a contract by HKUST Mainland entity in accordance with the Mainland labor laws and regulations.

    Appointment will initially be made on a 3-year contract, renewable subject to mutual agreement. Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    Please submit a full curriculum vita in English. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.


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