Senior Project Manager, Environmental Protection Department (Ref: 44096)

Department: Environmental Protection Department

Publish Date: 2021-03-19 10:00:00

Job Title: Senior Project Manager

Salary (Monthly): $126220

Salary (Hourly): $N/A

Salary (Daily): $N/A

Entry Requirements:

Applicants should have: –

(a) a degree from a Hong Kong university, or equivalent;
(b) at least 15 years’ management experience in a senior executive position undertaking administrative responsibility, project management, secretariat support and strategic planning in policy formulation and liaison work preferably in the government or public bodies;
© ample knowledge and a clear understanding of the diverse policy considerations that are pertinent to the development of the Municipal Solid Waste charging scheme in Hong Kong;
(d) met the language proficiency requirement of Level 2 (Note) or above in Chinese Language and English Language in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE) or the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE), or equivalent (Note: ‘Grade E’ in Chinese Language and English Language (Syllabus B) in the HKCEE before 2007 are accepted administratively as comparable to ‘Level 2’ in Chinese Language and English Language in the 2007 HKCEE and henceforth); and
(e) strong analytical and organisational capabilities to work independently as well as good communication and interpersonal skills.


(a) Under the context of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) charging, to formulate the arrangements for the disposal of different types of government waste produced and collected by different government bureaux / departments; and provide briefings and support to them on the agreed arrangements;

(b) To review various types of cleaning and waste collection services engaged by all government bureaux / departments, and work out the appropriate clauses to be included in the new contracts, having considered the legal implications and administrative considerations;
© To develop a monitoring and control systems for handling government waste including apportionment of the waste charge among joint users;
(d) To assist in developing, coordinating and monitoring trial projects / strategies for high pressure points in collaboration with relevant government departments;
(e) To serve as a Project Manager to oversee the updating and maintenance of the MSW charging website including promotional videos and production of other publication materials; and
(f) To perform any other duties as and when required by the supervisors.

Other Job-related Requirements: The hours and venues of work may be varied having regard to the operational needs of the Department. The successful candidate may be required to work irregular hours and overtime, including evenings and weekends.

Terms of Appointment:

The successful candidate will be appointed on non-civil service contract terms for one year.

General Notes:

(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. © 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 any further shortlisting criteria. 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 under “Administration of the Civil Service – Appointments”. (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 Enquiry Address.

How to apply:

Application Forms [G.F. 340 (Rev. 3/2013)] are obtainable from any Home Affairs Enquiry 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 ( Applications submitted in person or by post should reach the Enquiry Address on or before the closing date for application. Please specify the position being applied for on the envelope. To avoid delay or unsuccessful delivery of applications by post, please ensure that the correct address is clearly printed or written on the envelope and sufficient postage has been affixed before posting. Mail items bearing insufficient postage will not be delivered to this Department and will be returned to the sender or disposed of by the Hongkong Post, where appropriate. Applicants will bear any consequences arising from paying insufficient postage. Applications which are late, incomplete/without the relevant supporting documents as required or submitted by fax/email may not be considered. Applicants are encouraged to provide their email addresses on the application forms. Online applications can also be made through the Civil Service Bureau’s website ( Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation within eight weeks from the closing date for application. This period may be longer in exceptional circumstances, e.g. when a large number of applications are received or when there are other complications. Those who are not invited for selection interview may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.

Enquiry Address:

Environmental Protection Department, 13/F., AIA Tower, 183 Electric Road, North Point, Hong Kong [Attn.: Executive Officer(Special Duties Division)]

Enquiry Telephone: 3521 1283

Application Start Date: 2021-03-19 09:00:00

Application End Date: 2021-04-01 23:59:00