General Requirements :
Applicants should -
(a) be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; and
(b) be full-time Year 2 or 3 student studying Civil Engineering Degree programme (Final year students are not eligible for this scheme).
(a) (i) have basic knowledge in hydraulic/ sewage treatment/ drainage/ hydraulic engineering; or
(ii) have basic understanding of civil engineering; or
(iii) have knowledge in technical drawing;
(b) have knowledge in MS Office;
(c) have good command of written Chinese and English, and be able to speak fluent Cantonese and English; and
(d) preferably possess a Green Card.
(1) To assist in design and analytical work;
(2) To assist in preparation of tender documents/site returns;
(3) To involve in hydraulic modeling and site measurement;
(4) To compile and update project records;
(5) To assist in reviewing works plans/survey result/system; and
(6) To assist Project Engineers in planning, design and contract administration.
Terms of Appointment:
Successful candidates will be appointed on non-civil service contract terms for 8 weeks, tentatively from 2 July 2021 to 26 August 2021.
(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 further shortlisting. 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 http://www.csb.gov.hk under “Administration of the Civil Service – Appointments”.
How to apply:
Application Forms can be downloaded from the website of CSB's website (http://www.csb.gov.hk/english/admin/appoint/782.html) or the website of Drainage Services Department (https://www.dsd.gov.hk/EN/About_Us/Recruitment_Notices/index.html).
Hong Kong students studying in local post-secondary institutions should apply through the Student Affairs Offices/Career Centres of their respective institutions. They are advised to note the deadlines set by the respective institutions. Applications submitted directly to Department will not be considered.
Hong Kong students studying in non-local post-secondary institutions should submit the completed application form together with copies of certificates of their student status and academic transcripts to Drainage Services Department by fax (3103 0025) or e-mail (email@example.com) on or before the closing date for application. Applications which are incomplete, late, not in the prescribed form, or not duly signed will not be considered.
Candidates may need to attend a selection interview in May/June 2021 in Hong Kong. Those who have not been informed by 30 June 2021 may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.
Appointments and Establishment Registry, Drainage Services Department, Revenue Tower, 5 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong