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    Term Technician
    Hong Kong Design Institute
    Department / Section : Department of Communication Design
    Ref. no : O/DI-DCD/Term_TECH/05/24
    Major Duties:
    (a) To manage various laboratories / workshops and prepare training materials, fixtures and equipment for daily operations;
    (b) To install, operate and perform maintenance of the apparatus and equipment in laboratories and workshops;
    (c) To provide technical support and assist in demonstration for teaching and learning activities, including workshops / studios / laboratories / practical training sessions and student projects;
    (d) To provide technical support, photography, video production, graphic and multimedia design and publishing in projects, events and activities;
    (e) To assist in the procurement and inventory control of relevant stores, equipment and consumables; and
    (f) To maintain the safety and tidiness of the workshops / studios / laboratories.
    (a) A recognised diploma or higher certificate in Design, Film, Photography, Graphics, Printing, Digital Media or equivalent;
    (b) At least 2 years’ relevant work experience in
      (i) Photography studio operation; or
      (ii) 3D modelling studio operation;
    (c) Good knowledge and experience in operations of digital media workshops including photography, video editing and streaming, 3D modelling, motion graphic production;
    (d) Proficiency in Microsoft, Adobe and other common computer / educational software, good knowledge in iOS & PC, LAN/WAN technology and TCP/IP, maintenance and troubleshooting of computer hardware and networking;
    (e) Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and
    (f) Fast-learner, mature, independent, self-motivated and able to work in a team with good interpersonal and problem-solving skills.
    (1) Applicants with substantial experience and achievements in the relevant field but without the required academic / professional qualifications OR those with exceptional academic / professional qualifications but with less experience may also apply.
    (2) Applicants should specify their skills and knowledge for the subject area(s) they applied for in section (vii) “OTHER INFORMATION” of the application form.
    (3) Shortlisted candidate(s) may be required to attend a trade test and may require to present their portfolios during the interview.
    (4) Appointees may be required to work irregular hours / outside normal office hours and/or at different work locations on a need basis.

    Application Procedures:
    Interested applicants should apply for the post via email.  A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 3/2023)], together with a full curriculum vitae, should be sent to hkdi-dcd@vtc.edu.hk.
    Candidates should take note of the following:
    (1) Completed application form (VTC-1) and detailed curriculum vitae (CV) should be combined into one file in PDF format with total file size below 10MB.
    (2) The file should be saved with the applicant’s name as “surname and given name”, e.g. “CHAN Tai-man.pdf”.
    (3) For the email subject, please cite “Application for the Post of Term Technician (Ref. No.: O/DI-DCD/Term_TECH/05/24)”.
    (4) Original and copy of other supporting documents are to be provided at a later stage upon request.
    Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and will continue until the post is filled.
    Applicants not invited for interview within 10 weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.
    The Council reserves the right not to fill the post(s).
    Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Information on unsuccessful candidates will normally be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.