Applicants (a) must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region who are currently full-time students of the local or non-local post-secondary institutions; (b) majoring in Marketing, Communications, or Public Health; (c) have good knowledge in computer applications, including presentation software, Chinese input method; and (d) fluent in spoken Cantonese and English.
(a) To organise and conduct talks and exhibitions for the general public to introduce and promote green burial services of the Department; (b) To assist in other promotional work as necessary; and (c) To perform administrative duties in the day-to-day management of the Office.
Terms of Appointment:
Successful candidates will be engaged under non-civil service appointment terms. The period of employment is approximately 3 months from June to August 2019. Interns are normally required to work 44 hours per week and may be required to work outside the Office and/or outside normal office hours, during weekends or public holidays. Overtime work, where necessary, will be compensated by time-off in lieu.
(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) Non-civil service vacancies are not posts on the civil service establishment. Candidates appointed are not on civil service terms of appointment and conditions of service. Candidates appointed are not civil servants and will not be eligible for posting, promotion or transfer to any posts in the Civil Service.
(d) The 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) 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 interview.
(f) 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 without being subject to any further shortlisting criteria.
(g) 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 enquiry address below.
How to apply:
Hong Kong students studying in local post-secondary institutions and those studying in non-local post-secondary institutions should complete an application form which is available at the Civil Service Bureau's website (http://www.csb.gov.hk/english/admin/appoint/782.html). The completed application form with copies of the certificates of their student status should be sent to the Administration & Development Special Duties Team of this Department at the enquiry address below on or before the closing date for application (according to postmark in Hong Kong). Please specify on the envelope “Application for Post-Secondary Student Internship Programme”. Underpaid mail items are subject to surcharge by Hongkong Post. This department will not accept underpaid mail items, which will be handled by Hongkong Post. To ensure mail items be duly received by the department, and to avoid unnecessary delivery delay (e.g. return to sender), please pay sufficient postage before posting mail items to this department.
Candidates who are not invited to selection interviews by 21 May 2019 may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.
Administration & Development Special Duties Team, Food and Environmental Hygiene Department, Room 305, 3/F, Oi Kwan Court, 28 Oi Kwan Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.