Senior Engineer / Engineer – Flexible Concrete / Mortar Formulation (Ref. 18041)
Duties The appointee will be responsible for project implementation, including experimental design, laboratory equipment operation, sample preparation, properties characterization, performance testing, data analysis, and reporting. He/she will be responsible for:
  • Characterization and testing of rheological and mechanical properties of the materials with fibers;
  • Develop formulations for concrete and mortar materials and conduct daily lab tests;
  • Testing of the tensile performance and self-repair characteristics of the material that is tailored-made to the requirements of industrial partners;
  • Prepare project progress reports, meeting slides, and related documents;
  • Planning out field trials, developing scaling up and relevant mixing procedures of concrete with fibers;
  • Support scale up and commercialization of all R&D results for industrial partners;
  • Drive innovation projects of new products or new applications according to customer and project requirement;
  • Support the incubation of ideas to explore new cooperation opportunities with industrial partners; and
  • Perform other duties assigned by supervisor.
Requirements
  • Master (MPhil/MSc) or Ph.D. degree in Material Science, Civil Engineering, Chemistry or Chemical Engineering or related disciplines;
  • 2 years of experience in concrete formulation development is preferable while fresh graduates will also be considered;
  • Prior experience in advanced chemical analysis such as SEM, IR, XRD, etc. would be a plus;
  • Work independently and able to communicate in teamwork;
  • Good command of English and Chinese, articulate report writing/presentation skills as well as abilities in literature/patent search;
  • Curious to research and innovation, positive, analytical, critical thinking, good troubleshooting skill;
  • Have a sense of ownership for his/her work; and
  • Willing to work under pressure.
Salary and Benefits Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Medical and dental benefits as well as annual leave will be provided. Appointment will be offered on a contract basis, renewable subject to mutual agreement and performance.
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(Applicants who do not hear from us within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful and their data will be destroyed within 24 months of receipt.)