Post-Secondary Student Summer Internship Programme and Vacation Training Scheme
HK$11,200 per month
Vacancies of summer internship/vacation training in the following disciplines are available:-
(1) Estate Surveying/Estate Management/Real Estate
(2) Land Surveying/Geo-Informatics/Geomatics
(3) Computer Science/Computer Studies
(4) Procurement/Logistics/Supply Chain Management
(5) Civil Engineering
Applicants should be full-time students (proceeding to the second/third or final year of study in 2023/24) of a Bachelor Degree course which is recognised by the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors for registering for the Assessment of Professional Competence in the General Practice Division, or equivalent.
Applicants should be full-time students (proceeding to the second/third or final year of study in 2023/24) of a Higher Diploma course in Land Surveying, or a Bachelor Degree course which is recognised by the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors for registering for the Assessment of Professional Competence in the Land Surveying Division, or equivalent.
Applicants should be full-time students (proceeding to the second/third or final year of study in 2023/24) of a Bachelor Degree course in Computer Science, Computer Studies or related subjects.
Applicants should be full-time students (proceeding to the second/third or final year of study in 2023/24) of a Bachelor Degree course in Procurement, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or related subjects.
Applicants should be full-time students (proceeding to the second/third or final year of study in 2023/24) of a Bachelor Degree course in Civil Engineering or related subjects.
(a) Place of Work:-
Post (1), (4) and (5)
Offices of the Lands Department on HK Island/in Kowloon/the New Territories
Post (2) and (3)
Offices of the Lands Department/Development Bureau on HK Island/in Kowloon/the New Territories
(b) For post (2), please specify whether you have the below knowledge:-
(1) CAD, Microstation, GIS-based software (e.g. ArcGIS); and/or
(2) operation of survey equipment (e.g. Total Station, GNSS).
(c) For post (3), please specify whether you have the below knowledge:-
(2) SQL, C, R, Python, Java, machine learning, etc.
To assist professionals in undertaking work in relation to land administration.
(i) To carry out duties in relation to land boundary survey, topographic survey and cartography.
(ii) To carry out duties in relation to digital mapping and data processing.
To enhance the efficiency of various computer information systems.
To carry out duties in relation to procurement and supply operation.
To assist the professionals in planning slope maintenance related work.
Terms of Appointment:
Successful interns will be engaged on non-civil service contract terms for a period of not more than eight weeks from June to August 2023.
(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 requirement 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 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) 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.
(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/written examination without being subject to any further shortlisting criteria. Applicants who have declared disabilities found suitable for appointment may be given an appropriate degree of preference over other applicants whose suitability for appointment is considered comparable to that of the former. The Government policy and other related measures on employment of persons with disabilities are set out in the booklet “Employ People Based on Their Abilities – Application for Government Jobs by Persons with Disabilities” which is available for reference on the Civil Service Bureau's website at https://www.csb.gov.hk under “Administration of the Civil Service – Appointments”.
(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 below contact address.
How to apply:
(a) Hong Kong students studying in local post-secondary institutions should apply through the Student Affairs Offices/Career Centres of their respective institutions and they are advised to note the deadlines set by the respective institutions. Applications submitted directly to the Lands Department will not be considered.
(b) For students studying in non-local post-secondary institutions, the completed application forms together with the certificates of their student status should reach the below contact address on or before the closing date for application with the envelopes clearly marked “Post-Secondary Student Summer Internship Programme and Vacation Training Scheme”.
(c) Applications which are incomplete, late or submitted by fax or e-mail, not duly signed or not made in the prescribed application form will NOT be considered.
(d) Interviews will normally be conducted in May or June 2023. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within 4 weeks from the closing date of application may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.
Appointments Registry, Lands Department, 21/F., North Point Government Offices, 333 Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong