(Posted 15 April 2019)
Applications are invited for :-
Laboratory Animal Services Centre
Junior Research Assistant(s)
Applicants should have Grade E/Level 2 or above in at least 5 subjects in HKCEE, including Chinese and English (Syllabus B); OR any combination of results in at least 5 HKDSE subjects (including Level 2 or above in Chinese and English), Level 2 or above in NSS subjects, "Attained" in ApL subjects (up to two), and Grade E or above in other Language subjects.
The appointee(s) will (a) perform routine animal laboratory maintenance and support research activities (e.g., husbandry tasks, general housekeeping, monitoring animal health and welfare, and maintaining a sanitary environment); (b) maintain supplies, feed, and bedding inventories and storage; (c) assist in scheduling regular maintenance of equipment, and collecting specimens for diagnostic testing; (d) provide technical support to animal workshops at LASEC and other CUHK research animal facilities; (e) support the daily operations of Animal Biosafety Level 2 (ABSL2) laboratory, large animal housing, and quarantine facilities at LASEC; (f) provide training for animal researchers on specialized lab safety and basic laboratory procedures; and (g) perform other job-related duties and ad hoc tasks as assigned.
Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for one year, renewable subject to mutual agreement.
Application should be made online at http://career.cuhk.edu.hk.