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Tuesday, 16 September 2014

THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG LIBRARIES

Applications are invited for the following post:

 

Part-time Junior Library Assistant
in Lending Services Division of the University Libraries
(Ref no.: J1400209757)

 

Requirements: 5 passes in HKCEE including English (min. grade C if Syllabus A/Level 2 from 2007), OR min. Level 2 or equivalent in 5 subjects in HKDSEE including English Language, or above; proficiency in spoken English, Cantonese and Putonghua; and basic computer skills.

Duties: (a) To shelve library materials and tidy up the library; (b) To assist Library Assistants in performing counter duties; (c) Any other duties as assigned.  Applicants should possess good customer service skills with a positive attitude.  Previous library or front desk experience desirable.  Applicants should be available to work during evenings and weekends.   Maximum number of working hour s is 17.5 per week

Rate of pay: $53 per hour

Applications: Applicants please complete the application form obtainable from http://lib.hku.hk/employment/lsd201409.doc, and return it together with copies of the HKCEE/HKALE or HKDSEE certificate to Ms Anita Hung by fax to (852) 2858-9420 or by post to the Administrative Services Division, University Libraries, 4/F Main Library, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong.

Closing date for application: 30 September 2014

Posted on:  16 September 2014

 
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Friday, 05 September 2014

THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG LIBRARIES

Applications are invited for the following post:

Part-time Junior Library Assistant
in Law Library of the University Libraries 
(Ref. no:  J1400208663)
 
Requirements: 5 passes in HKCEE including English and Chinese (min. grade C if Syllabus A/Level 2 from 2007), OR min. Level 2 or equivalent in 5 subjects in HKDSEE including English Language and Chinese Language. Proficiency in spoken English, Cantonese and Putonghua, excellent customer service skills, and basic knowledge of PC and software applications.  An enthusiastic, co-operative and service-oriented attitude is essential.  

Duties: The appointee will be responsible for counter duties and providing a wide range of services to the Libraries' users including answering general enquiries, shelving, document delivery and photocopying, collecting statistics, security and patrol duties, relegation, and any other duties as assigned by supervisors.  Maximum number of working hour is 17.5 per week.  Saturday/Sunday duty may be required.

Rate of pay: $53 per hour

Applications: Applicants please complete the application form obtainable from http://lib.hku.hk/employment/law201409.doc, and return it together with copies of the HKCEE/HKALE or HKDSEE certificate to Ms Anita Hung by fax to (852) 2858-9420 or by post to the Administrative Services Division, University Libraries, 4/F Main Library, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong.

Closing date for application: 22 September 2014

Posted on:  8 September 2014

 
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Tuesday, 02 September 2014

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality education distinguished by the best liberal arts traditions.  Applications are invited for the following post: 

Assistant Librarian I/II (Systems Development and Support)                (Post Ref.: 14/84/HKLA)
Library
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The appointee will be responsible for library systems development and support.  He/She will be required to (a) manage all Library mission critical systems such as the INNOPAC-Sierra integrated library system, Web services, ILLiad Interlibrary Loan, Video-on-Demand, Institutional Repository and Archive platforms, Library Intranet, etc.; (b) provide hardware, software, network, and programming support to Library operations; (c) participate in Library Web services development; (d) be responsible for the maintenance, upgrade, procurement, and budget management of IT related equipment and software; (e) participate in the formulation of systems policies and procedures and be responsible for their enforcement; (f) liaise with internal and external service providers for IT support; and (g) supervise and train supporting staff.

Requirements
Applicants should have (i) a good university degree in a relevant field; (ii) recognized professional qualifications in Librarianship (MLS or equivalent); (iii) preferably 5 years of relevant working experience; (iv) working knowledge of UNIX/Linux, MS Windows server operating systems; (v) strong technical background and experience in networking and Web application development; (vi) Working knowledge of web programming and applications such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, Perl, ASP.NET, VB.NET, SQL; Drupal, Apache; (vii) demonstrated supervisory and project management skills; and (viii) a good command of English and Chinese. Previous experience in academic libraries is preferred. Knowledge of the Innopac Library System; keen interest in emerging trends in information technology and familiarity with information processing of CJK materials will be advantageous.

Salary and Benefits
The rank and commencing salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The monthly salary range is HK$34,300.- to HK$47,200.- for Assistant Librarian I and HK$24,400.- to HK$34,300.- for Assistant Librarian II. Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund and gratuity.

Application Procedure
Applicants are invited to forward a cover letter, a resume and a completed application form (Form R2 which is obtainable at http://www.LN.edu.hk/hr/application-forms) to the Human Resources Office, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong by post or by fax at 2891 5782 by 19 September 2014.  Please quote the reference number of the post in all correspondence. (Note: Those who have responded to the previous advertisement for the post are under consideration and need not re-apply on this occasion.)

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

(September 2014)

 
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Thursday, 21 August 2014

Lutheran Theological Seminary and Her Library 

Lutheran Theological Seminary (LTS) was established since 1913 and is a higher education institute for training Christian church pastors and theological scholars (www.lts.edu). She has over 500 students from HK, China and Asia and offers theological programs from Diploma, Master to D. Th. In 2012, LTS signed an agreement with the University of Erlangen-Nurnberg (top 10 university in Germany) to offer a dual award of the Doctor of Theology degree.

LTS Library has a printed collection of over 90,000 volumes and 100 journals. She also has 13,000 e-books, 700 full-text e-journals, CD-ROMs and various internet databases. She has fully computerized by using Dynix since 1995 and is now using Exlibris Aleph and Primo. LTS Library is one of the largest Chinese seminary libraries in the world and is the network center of the Ecumenical Information Network (EIN) which has 5 members and over 300,000 volumes (www.ein-hk.info). Asia wide, LTS Library is the Executive Committee Member of the Forum of Asian Theological Librarians (www. foratl.org). Since 1998, LTS has also provided Theological Librarianship Programs for Asia and 50 graduates are now serving theological libraries in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Samoa etc. 


Assistant Librarian

Key Responsibilities:

1.Assist the Head Librarian for the overall management of the library, especially concentrate on cataloging and collection development;
2.Assist students and teaching staffs to search information resources;
3.Assist the Head Librarian for the Theological Librarianship Programs;
4.Perform any other duties as assigned.

Qualification:

1.possess a recognized university degree and professional qualification in librarianship (MLS or equivalent);
2.some library working experience and cataloging experience is an advantage;
3.be proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese (Putonghua is an advantage);
4.be proactive and be able to work independently.

Applicants should send a full resume with expected salary by email to  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it and  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it . on or before 22 September, 2014. If by post, please send to Administration Director, Lutheran Theological Seminary, 50 To Fung Shan Road, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful. All information and personal data collected will be used solely for recruitment related purposes.

 
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Monday, 18 August 2014

Tung Wah College (the "College"), established in 2010 under the Post Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap.320), is a self-financed tertiary institution, incorporated as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tung Wah Group of Hospitals ("TWGHs"). Leveraging on the renowned strengths and expertise of TWGHs, the College followed the educational ideals of TWGHs and commits to nurture youngsters to become socially responsible and caring citizens by offering them high quality tertiary education.  The College is set to become a renowned private university specialized in training healthcare professionals.

The College is a diverse private tertiary institution currently offering degree and sub-degree programmes in Nursing, Health Sciences, Medical Science, Business Administration, Rehabilitation and Social Sciences. Focusing on interactive and outcome-based education coupled with a cross-disciplinary approach, the College aims at stimulating students' learning and critical thinking, as well as broadening their social perspectives and fields of knowledge.  

The College is planning to launch a number of new programmes. To cope with its continuous development, we are now inviting highly qualified candidates to fill the following position: 

Analyst Programmer (1 year contract), Library (TWC/14/093/LIB/AP)

Duties

The appointee will be required but not limited to:

1.develop, implement and support the College's central administrative systems, including the library system and the management information system;
2.analyze user requirements, perform system design, development, testing, implementation and relating system support tasks;
3.prepare related system documentation;
4.work with the staff of Information Technology Services Office (ITSO), the vendors and other relevant parties;
5.perform other duties as assigned by the Librarian or his/her delegates.

The appointee may be required to work on weekends and in the evening, if required.

Requirements

The applicant should:

1.possess a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology/ Systems or related disciplines;
2.have at least 3 years' working experience in applications development and hands-on experience in the development and support of systems in the business areas concerned;
3.have knowledge and experience in implementing or supporting applications using Oracle RDBMS 10g or above, PL/SQL, Java EE platform, Linus, UNIX and Unicode processing; HTML, PHP, XML, XSL, XPATH, XQUERY, JQUERY, JAVASCRIPT, CSS, Visual Basic;
4.have working knowledge of library systems such as INNOPAC system, Primo, Aleph, ExLibris, SFX Link Resolver or similar systems, MetaLib; and the latest library-related technology;
5.have strong analytical skills, good information and communication technology skills;
6.be proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua); and
7.be willing to work on irregular hours.

Salary and Post will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Applicants will also be considered for other posts in the College. 

To apply, please submit the application form which is available at http://www.twc.edu.hk/hro/employment-opportunities/application-guidelines by mail to the Human Resources Office, Tung Wah College, 90A Shantung Street, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong or email to  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Please quote the reference number of the post concerned in the application letter and on the envelope.  The College reserves the right to consider late applications and nominations, and to fill or not to fill the position.  The search will continue until suitable appointments are made.

Application Deadline: Open

All information and personal data collected will be used solely for recruitment related purposes. For more information about the College, please visit our website: http://www.twc.edu.hk.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

(Tung Wah College is operated by Tung Wah College Limited)


 
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Monday, 18 August 2014

Tung Wah College (the "College"), established in 2010 under the Post Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap.320), is a self-financed tertiary institution, incorporated as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tung Wah Group of Hospitals ("TWGHs"). Leveraging on the renowned strengths and expertise of TWGHs, the College followed the educational ideals of TWGHs and commits to nurture youngsters to become socially responsible and caring citizens by offering them high quality tertiary education.  The College is set to become a renowned private university specialized in training healthcare professionals.

The College is a diverse private tertiary institution currently offering degree and sub-degree programmes in Nursing, Health Sciences, Medical Science, Business Administration, Rehabilitation and Social Sciences. Focusing on interactive and outcome-based education coupled with a cross-disciplinary approach, the College aims at stimulating students' learning and critical thinking, as well as broadening their social perspectives and fields of knowledge.  

The College is planning to launch a number of new programmes. To cope with its continuous development, we are now inviting highly qualified candidates to fill the following position:

 

Project System Analyst (Project based, 16-month contract),
Library (TWC/14/092/LIB/PSA) 

Duties

The appointee will be required but not limited to:

1.analyze user requirements, perform system design, development, testing, implementation and related system support tasks;
2.prepare related system documentations;
3.work with the staff of Information Technology Services Office (ITSO), the vendors and other relevant parties to implement the project; and
4.perform other duties as assigned by the Librarian or his/her delegates.

The appointee may be required to work on weekends and in the evening, if required.

Requirements

The applicant should:

1.possess a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology/Systems or related disciplines;
2.have at least 5 years' working experience in applications development and hands-on experience in the development and support of systems in the business areas concerned;
3.have knowledge and experience in implementing or supporting applications using Oracle RDBMS 10g or above, PL/SQL, Java EE platform, Linus, UNIX and Unicode processing; Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Flash, HTML, PHP, XML, XSL, XPATH, XQUERY, JQUERY, JAVASCRIPT, CSS, Visual Basic and C Programming;
4.preferably have experience/knowledge in library systems;
5.have strong analytical skills, good information and communication technology skills;
6.be proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua); and
7.be proactive and be able to work under pressure.

Candidates with less experience will be considered as Analyst Programmer/Programmer.

Salary will be competitive and will commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply, please submit the application form which is available at http://www.twc.edu.hk/hro/employment-opportunities/application-guidelines by mail to the Human Resources Office, Tung Wah College, 90A Shantung Street, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong or email to  This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Please quote the reference number of the post concerned in the application letter and on the envelope.  The College reserves the right to consider late applications and nominations, and to fill or not to fill the position.  The search will continue until suitable appointments are made.

Application Deadline: Open

All information and personal data collected will be used solely for recruitment related purposes. For more information about the College, please visit our website: http://www.twc.edu.hk.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

(Tung Wah College is operated by Tung Wah College Limited)


 
 
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