‧hold a current HKAR-66 Aircraft Maintenance Licence (AML) issued by the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department in Category B1.1 or B1.3;
‧hold a current maintenance authorization approval or equivalent issued by a HKAR-145 Approved Maintenance Organization;
‧have at least 2.5 years of relevant post-licence qualification experience in a supervisory role; and
‧have met the language proficiency requirements of Level 2 or above in English Language in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE) or the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE), or equivalent; and be able to communicate in Chinese.
1. Candidates who could meet the entry requirements by the time of offer of appointment would also be considered.
2. For non-civil service appointment purpose, ‘Grade E’ in English Language (Syllabus B) in the HKCEE before 2007 is accepted administratively as comparable to ‘Level 2’ in English Language in the 2007 HKCEE and henceforth.
‧Assist Aircraft Engineers in supervision and certification of maintenance work carried out on the Government Flying Service (GFS) aircraft and equipment in accordance with the Hong Kong Aviation Requirements 145, and the Engineering Procedures of the GFS;
‧Assist Aircraft Engineers in the supervising, managing and training of maintenance staff;
‧Assist Aircraft Engineers in the works relating to the aircraft replacement projects; and
‧Carry out aircraft servicing and maintenance or related work as directed.
(Note: The appointees are required to wear uniform and work shifts/irregular hours.)
Terms of Appointment:
‧Successful candidates will be appointed on non-civil service contract terms for a period of three years;
‧Appointees holding HKAR-66 AML in Category B1.1 are further required to obtain Category B1.3 within 18 months starting from the date of appointment; and
‧Appointees holding HKAR-66 AML in Category B1.3 are further required to obtain Category B1.1 within 18 months starting from the date of appointment.
‧Contribution to a Mandatory Provident Fund;
‧A gratuity, which, added together with the Government’s contribution to the Mandatory Provident Fund Scheme, equals 15% of the total basic salary drawn may be granted subject to satisfactory completion of the contract with a consistently high standard of performance and conduct; and
‧14 days of annual leave whilst rest days, statutory holidays (or alternative/substituted holidays), maternity/paternity leave and sickness allowance, where appropriate, will be granted in accordance with the provisions of the Employment Ordinance.
(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 written 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 written examination/selection interview without being subject to 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 should reach the address below by mail or in person on or before the closing date for application. For application delivered by mail, the postmark date on the envelope will be regarded as the date of application. Please ensure that sufficient postage is paid. An applicant will bear any consequences arising from not paying sufficient postage. Applications which are incomplete, late or submitted by fax or e-mail, or not made in the prescribed form, or not duly signed will not be considered. On-line application can also be made through the Civil Service Bureau’s website (http://www.csb.gov.hk). Candidates who are selected for further consideration will normally receive an invitation in about six to eight weeks from the closing date for application. Invitation may be issued via email. Applicants are encouraged to properly provide their email address in the application form. Those who are not invited for written examination/interview may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.
Personnel Registry, Government Flying Service, 18 South Perimeter Road, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, Hong Kong
(852) 2305 8337
Newspaper(s) Advertised and Date(s):
Mingpao (24/4/2015) and South China Morning Post (25/4/2015 & 2/5/2015)