Master Pay Scale Point 10 ($18,535 per month) to Master Pay Scale Point 27 ($43,120 per month)
Candidates should have (a)(i) Level 3 or equivalent [Note(2)] or above in five subjects in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE) [Note(3)], or equivalent; or (ii) Grade E or above in two subjects at Advanced Level in the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination and Level 3 [Note(4)]/Grade C or above in three other subjects in the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) [Note(3)], or equivalent; and (b) met the language proficiency requirements of Level 3 [Note(4)] or above in Chinese Language and English Language in HKDSEE or HKCEE, or equivalent; and a good command of spoken English.
(1) Candidates will be required to take a written examination. (2) For civil service appointment purpose, "Attained with Distinction" in Applied Learning subjects (subject to a maximum of two Applied Learning subjects), and Grade C in Other Language subjects in the HKDSEE are accepted as equivalent to Level 3 in the New Senior Secondary subjects in the HKDSEE. "Attained" in Applied Learning subjects (subject to a maximum of two Applied Learning subjects), and Grade E in Other Language subjects in the HKDSEE are accepted as equivalent to Level 2 in the New Senior Secondary subjects in the HKDSEE. (3) The subjects may include Chinese Language and English Language. (4) For civil service appointment purpose, 'Grade C' and 'Grade E' in Chinese Language and English Language (Syllabus B) in the HKCEE before 2007 are accepted administratively as comparable to 'Level 3' and 'Level 2' respectively in Chinese Language and English Language in the 2007 HKCEE and henceforth. (5) For the purpose of heightening public awareness of the Basic Law (BL) and promoting a culture of learning of BL in the community, assessment of BL knowledge will be included in the recruitment for all civil service jobs. Candidates who are invited to attend the recruitment interview will be assessed on their BL knowledge through a written test to be conducted immediately before or after the recruitment interview. The BL test result will be one of the considerations to assess the suitability of a candidate.
A Land Conveyancing Officer II is mainly deployed on: (a) preparation or examination of documents for the disposal of land and property by the Government; (b) title checking and preparation of documents for acquisition of private land; (c) provision of conveyancing services regarding land transactions to which the Government is a party; and (d) carrying out general administrative duties.
Terms of Appointment:
A new recruit will normally be appointed on civil service probationary terms for three years. Upon passage of probation bar, he/she may be considered for appointment on the prevailing permanent terms.
(a) Candidates must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment unless specified otherwise. (b) As an Equal Opportunities Employer, the Government is committed to eliminating discrimination in employment. The vacancy advertised is open to all applicants meeting the basic entry requirements irrespective of their disability, sex, marital status, pregnancy, age, family status, sexual orientation and race. (c) Civil service vacancies are posts on the civil service establishment. Candidates selected for these vacancies will be appointed on civil service terms of appointment and conditions of service and will become civil servants on appointment. (d) The entry pay, terms of appointment and conditions of service to be offered are subject to the provisions prevailing at the time the offer of appointment is made. (e) The information on the maximum pay point is for reference only and may be subject to changes. (f) Fringe benefits include paid leave, medical and dental benefits, and where appropriate, assistance in housing. (g) Where a large number of candidates meet the specified entry requirements, the recruiting department may devise shortlisting criteria to select the better qualified candidates for further processing. In these circumstances, only shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend recruitment examination and/or interview. (h) It is Government policy to place people with a disability in appropriate jobs wherever possible. If a disabled candidate meets the entry requirements, he/she will be invited to attend the selection interview/written examination without being subject to further shortlisting. (i) Holders of academic qualifications other than those obtained from Hong Kong institutions/Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority may also apply but their qualifications will be subject to assessments on equivalence with the required entry qualifications. They should submit copies of their official transcripts and certificates by mail to the below enquiry address. (j) Towards the application deadline, our on-line system would likely be overloaded due to large volume of applications. To ensure timely completion of your on-line application, it is advisable to submit the application as early as possible.
How to apply:
Application Forms [G.F. 340 (Rev. 3/2013)] are obtainable from any Public Enquiry Service Centres of District Offices, Home Affairs Department or any Job Centres of the Employment Services Division, Labour Department. The said form can also be downloaded from the Civil Service Bureau's website (http://www.csb.gov.hk). Completed application forms should reach the enquiry address indicated below on or before the closing date for applications with the envelope clearly marked 'Application for the post of Land Conveyancing Officer II'. On-line application can also be made through the Civil Service Bureau's website (http://www.csb.gov.hk). Applications which are incomplete, late or not duly signed will not be accepted. Candidates who are selected for written examination will normally receive an invitation in about 10 to 12 weeks from the closing date for application. Those who do not receive an invitation may assume that their applications are unsuccessful. For enquiries, please call the telephone number indicated below.
Appointments Registry, Lands Department, 21/F., North Point Government Offices, 333 Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong
2231 3203 / 2231 3204
Newspaper(s) Advertised and Date(s):
Ming Pao Daily News (on 12 and 19 December 2014) and South China Morning Post (on 13 and 20 December 2014)