Job Description

Company Name: Hong Kong Center for Construction Robotics Limited

Job Title: Research Assistant (holding functional title as Project Officer)

Ref. No.: CR00014



The Research Assistant(s) is expected to be involved in multiple research programs and projects in the Center. He/she will support the daily operations on logistics and administration supports and keep close connections with PIs and faculties/ Mphil students/ or Research staffs on different project matters.



Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree with proven experience in project management and business administration. He/she must be legally permitted to work in Hong Kong; and in possession of a bachelor’s degree awarded by a local university, or jointly awarded by a local university together with a non-local university.

  • Understand & gather project requirements to define work schedules, and tasks and allocate resources for efficient delivery of the projects;
  • Coordinate regular project meetings with cross-functional teams, departments of HKUST, and collaborating Universities;
  • Monitor and review project progress to ensure milestones and objectives are met;
  • Maintain accurate internal records and a good filing system;
  • Consolidate technical reports, and presentation/ demonstration materials for research teams;
  • Assist in ad hoc assignments and projects assigned by the Project Leader or his/her delegate(s)

The ideal candidate should have strong interpersonal and communication skills with a great sense of responsibility, the ability to multi-task and work independently, and proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese.


Terms of appointment

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave and medical and dental benefits will be provided.

HKCRC is an equal-opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates.


Application Procedure

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