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Engineering Officer, Industry 4.0 & Smart Manufacturing System (Ref: SMD126/20)

Engineering Officer, Industry 4.0 & Smart Manufacturing System 
Smart Manufacturing & Mainland Business Division 
Ref: SMD126/20
No. of vacancy: 2
Post Date : 2 July 2020

Job Duties:

  • Conduct literature review for identifying R&D project ideas related to the development and application of smart manufacturing technology and/or advanced materials processing technology
  • Support project prospection with clients and technology partners
  • Prepare R&D project proposals
  • Support project leader to manage R&D projects and monitor progress
  • Provide solutions for tackling the technical difficulties in on-going R&D projects
  • Prepare articles for technology promotion
  • Travel to Mainland China and overseas occasionally for project implementation and new technology study

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor/ Master in Manufacturing/ Mechanical/ Production/ Mechatronic/ Electronics Engineering/ Materials Science/Physics from a local university
  • Skill in machine IoT, cyber solutions and manufacturing process improvement an advantage
  • Good interpersonal, presentation and communication skills
  • Mature, self-motivated, confident and able to work under pressure
  • Good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese, including Putonghua
  • Applicants may be considered for other positions if not matching the requirements of the subject position

This is a position funded by the Internship Programme of the Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF) R&D project from April 2020 to April 2022.


HKPC will take into consideration both the quantitative and qualitative requirements of the post when selecting the suitable candidates.  A competitive salary package commensurate with academic qualifications and experience will be offered.  The successful candidates will be employed on a fixed-term contract basis, which is renewable subject to appointee’s performance and the Council’s development needs.

Applicants should send application, together with a detailed resume, current and expected salary and contact telephone number by email to (quoting the reference number on the subject heading) within 2 weeks.

Applications not quoting reference number will lead to late processing.

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purpose only.  Candidates not invited for interviews within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and the applications will be disposed by HKPC within 12 months