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English Schools Foundation      Website:
The English Schools Foundation (ESF) is a modern, well-managed educational organisation, committed to offering an international education to students drawn from over 70 countries. We are proud to be at the forefront of the educational hub in Hong Kong. We actively take advantage of the opportunities that Hong Kong offers as Asia’s world city and the principal gate-way to China.

The curriculum, leading to the International Baccalaureate, is adapted to Hong Kong, and the Asia Pacific region. ESF’s 1,100 teachers are highly qualified bringing with them experience from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United States, the UK and many other international school systems. All schools offer a broad range of out-of-school activities in Hong Kong and overseas.

ESF has over 18,000 students. Our culture is one of joy in learning and pride in achievement. The great majority of our students study for the IB Diploma and gain entry to universities all over the world. ESF has a long-standing commitment to children with additional needs and is the principal provider for English-speaking children with special educational needs in Hong Kong. For further details about ESF, please visit our website at


ESF owns and operates a residential property portfolio across Hong Kong, Kowloon and the New Territories.

To better manage this important asset, ESF seeks to appoint an experienced professional to the role of Foreman.

Reporting directly to the Senior Technical Officer, this role is critical to ensure that the delivery of repairs and maintenance works are undertaken in a professional and to a good standard of workmanship. In addition, the Foreman will assist the Senior Technical Officer to manage a team of technicians and make recommendations to improve service delivery.

• To perform inspection, repair and maintenance work, repair, alteration and improvement for all M&E and building installations / system assigned to maintain optimal operation and system availability;
• To manage the team to ensure performance and quality works are delivered to the client;
• To ensure that there are no minor defects to any of the ESF portfolio in which the technical team are able to undertake;
• For those defects that require a specialist or term contractor to undertake to work with the AMM to ensure the works are carried out in a safe manner and in the most cost effective way.
• To carryout regular and ad-hoc inspection to M&E system, building fabric and plant rooms.
• To carryout daily repairing and maintenance work according to work orders and instructions.
• To carryout alteration or improvement work according to instructions.
• To attend emergency repairing work and typhoon duty.
• To attend / monitor contractor’s work assigned by senior.

Candidate with different set of skills and experience, would be considered as Technician, Electrician or Handyman.

• 負責協助大廈主管進行各類型大廈檢察, 維修, 改裝, 機電及改善工程工作以確保大廈之系統正常運•

• 作為機電系統及機房進行定期及個別檢察

• 根據工程單及工作指示進行日常維修工作

• 根據主管指示進行改裝及改善工程工作

• 需於惡劣天氣下候命緊急維修工作

• 由主管分派及指示參與及監督工程承判商之工作


• Minimum 2 - 5 years working experience in Facilities/Asset Management or Property Maintenance or related field
• Proficiency in spoken English and Chinese and written Chinese.
• This post will be based in the ESF site office located in North Point.

Enquiries are welcomed from experienced candidates with a property management or facility management background.

Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

Closing Date: 15 Dec 2019
For enquiries, please contact Stephen Leung at +852 35592504 or

Applications must be submitted online through
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Applicants must be a permanent Hong Kong resident or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

By applying for this position, your application may be considered for other opportunities within ESF.

ESF is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the ESF's Personal Data Policy, a copy of which will be provided upon request.

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.

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