(a) possess Corporate Membership of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (Civil Discipline) elected after 5 December 1975, or equivalent [see Note (1)]; (b) have at least 20 years’ post-qualification experience including at least 10 years’ experience working in senior project management position(s) for government works projects [see Note (2)]; and (c) have a good command of spoken and written Chinese and English.
(1) Candidates holding non-local professional qualifications only should prove the equivalency of such qualifications by the closing date for application, with supporting documents such as evidence of acceptance of their qualifications by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers for admission to its Corporate Membership (Civil Discipline). (2) Candidates should attach a detailed curriculum vitae of their work experience to their application forms.
Successful candidate(s) will be deployed to the Civil Engineering Office of the Civil Engineering and Development Department to supervise the Housing Projects Section to:- (1) Consult and coordinate with various bureaux, departments and other stakeholders to resolve interfacing issues associated with the housing site projects; (2) Execute the strategies and policies formulated by the seniors in respect of the housing development projects; (3) Implement effective control for the projects assigned under him/her; (4) Oversee the implementation of statutory and administrative procedures including EIAO procedures, public consultation, gazettals under the relevant Ordinances, funds seeking, financial control and forecast, commissioning of consultancies, tendering of works contracts and contract administration; (5) Award, manage, administer and monitor consultancy services and construction contracts of the housing site projects; (6) Chair and/or attend meetings to ensure the smooth delivery of studies and works contracts; and (7) Perform any other duties assigned by the seniors.
Terms of Appointment:
Successful candidate(s) will be appointed on one year non-civil service contract terms.
An end-of-contract gratuity equivalent to 15% of the total basic salary may be granted if the contract is satisfactorily completed. Such gratuity will include the contribution made by the Government towards a Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) Scheme in respect of the appointee as required by the MPF Scheme Ordinance. Rest days, statutory holidays, annual leave, maternity/paternity leave, sickness allowance, where appropriate, will be granted in line with the provisions in the Employment Ordinance and the contract terms.
(a) Candidates must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment. (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.(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 enquiry address.(h) 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 forms, together with a detailed curriculum vitae of work experience, should be forwarded to the enquiry address of the recruiting department on or before the closing date for application. Please specify the title of the post being applied for on the envelope. Online application can also be made through the Civil Service Bureau’s website (http://www.csb.gov.hk). Candidates who apply online should submit a detailed curriculum vitae of work experience by 8 April 2015 by post, fax or email (Fax number: 2714 0140; email address: email@example.com) to the Appointments Section, Civil Engineering and Development Department and the online application number should be quoted on the envelope and every page of the required documents. Candidates are encouraged to provide their email addresses on the application forms. Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation within eight weeks from the closing date for application. Those who are not invited for interview may assume that their applications are unsuccessful. For enquiries, please call the enquiry telephone number.
Appointments Section, Civil Engineering and Development Department, 14/F, Civil Engineering and Development Building, 101 Princess Margaret Road, Homantin, Kowloon. (Fax No. : 2714 0140)
Newspaper(s) Advertised and Date(s):
Ming Pao Daily News (13 March 2015) and South China Morning Post (14 March 2015)