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Assistant Operations Officer (Aviation Administration)

Entry Requirements

Candidates should have -

  • a degree from a university in Hong Kong, or equivalent;

  • a pass result in the Aptitude Test in the Common Recruitment Examination (CRE); and

  • met the language proficiency requirements of Level 2 results in the two language papers (Use of Chinese and Use of English) in the CRE, or equivalent. (Note 1)

Note:

  1. The results of the Aptitude Test (AT) paper in the CRE are classified as Pass or Fail. The results of the Use of Chinese (UC) and Use of English (UE) papers of the CRE are classified as Level 2, Level 1 or Fail, with Level 2 being the highest.

    For civil service appointment purpose, Level 5 or above in Chinese Language of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE); or Grade C or above in Chinese Language and Culture or Chinese Language and Literature of the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination (HKALE), are accepted as equivalent to Level 2 in the UC paper of the CRE. Level 4 in Chinese Language of the HKDSEE; or Grade D in Chinese Language and Culture or Chinese Language and Literature of the HKALE, are accepted as equivalent to Level 1 in the UC paper of the CRE.

    Level 5 or above in English Language of the HKDSEE; or Grade C or above in Use of English of the HKALE; or Grade C or above in English Language of the General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) (GCE A Level), are accepted as equivalent to Level 2 in the UE paper of the CRE. Level 4 in English Language of the HKDSEE; or Grade D in Use of English of the HKALE; or Grade D in English Language of the GCE A Level, are accepted as equivalent to Level 1 in the UE paper of the CRE.

    Applicants with an overall band of 6.5 or above with no subtest score below band 6 obtained in the same sitting in the Academic Module of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) within the two-year validity period of the test result are considered as having met the English Language Proficiency requirement of the Assistant Operations Officer (Aviation Administration) post. The IELTS test result must be valid on the starting day of the application period.

  2. For the purpose of heightening public awareness of the Basic Law (BL) and promoting a culture of learning of BL in the community, applicants for civil service jobs will be assessed on their BL knowledge. The BL test result will constitute an appropriate weighting in a candidate’s overall assessment.
  3. Candidates will be required to pass recruitment examinations.

How to apply

When there are vacancies, recruitment advertisements would be placed in local press, the Government Vacancies Enquiry System at the website of Civil Services Bureau (http://www.csb.gov.hk)(Open with new window) and our CAD website (http://www.cad.gov.hk/english/recruitment.html)(Open with new window). Please watch out for such advertisement and submit application according to the procedures as stated therein.

Please download the application form GF340 from the following link: http://www.csb.gov.hk/english/recruit/application/files/GF340.pdf(Open with new window)

and return the completed application form to:

Personnel Registry,
Level 5, Civil Aviation Department Headquarters,
1 Tung Fai Road, Hong Kong International Airport,
Lantau,
Hong Kong