Hong Kong Youth Hostels Association

Facilities Engineer

Hong Kong Youth Hostels Association
Salary provided
Posted on 08 Feb 2021

Facilities Engineer

Hong Kong Youth Hostels Association

Job Highlights

  • Engineering Department In-Charge
  • Lead technical team and daily repairs
  • Handle emergency

Job Description


  • To be responsible for Engineering and maintenance of building services systems and building facilities.
  • Lead the technical team to carry out operations and maintenance of the M&E systems, furniture, fixtures, equipment and other facilities.
  • Handle emergency duties related to system breakdowns.
  • Prepare tender.
  • Supervise repair works.
  • Supervise daily operations of services provider of facility management and building maintenance.
  • Stimulate innovative idea for system enhancement and operation.
  • Assist in planning, coordination and supervision of technical aspects of facility improvement projects.
  • Ensure that all technical and project works can fulfill all relevant statutory requirements.
  • Prepare monthly / annual report and annual budget.
  • Maintain accurate store manifest of spare parts with appropriate stock level. 


  • Degree/Diploma in Building Services Engineering or related disciplines.
  • Minimum 6 years’ relevant experience in building services management role.
  • Relevant experience in hostel/hotel engineering field. Well familiar with local building, fire services installation and E&M regulations.
  • Holder of Registration of Electrical worker in Grade A or above.
  • Holder of Driving Licence Class 1&2 would be an advantage.
  • Understanding of NGO, hospitality and rural area limitations would be a plus.
  • Good team player with excellent service mindset.
  • Ability to log, troubleshoot and track problems to a successful conclusion.
  • Independent with excellent problem solving ability.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Good analysing and organizing skills.
  • Familiar with computer applications, AutoCAD and Autodesk.
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese.
  • Priority will be given to Sham Shui Po residents
  • Welcome applicants from CSSA, SFS, IEAP, NDP

Interested parties please send full resume with current and expected salaries by clicking "Apply Now".

Please visit our website www.yha.org.hk to know more about us.

(Applicants not contacted within eight weeks may consider their application unsuccessful.  Personal data collected for recruitment purpose only.)

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
6 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Company Overview

Founded in 1973 as a registered non-profit and non-government-funded non-profit organisation, Hong Kong Youth Hostels Association (http://www.yha.org.hk) is one of the 90 national associations affiliated with Hostelling International (HI), the worldwide umbrella organisation that provides members with information covering over 4,000 youth hostels and other travel benefits. HKYHA operates 7 youth hostels across Hong Kong and currently has an individual membership of more than 30,000 people and group membership of over 600.

MISSION: to provide safe, simple, and affordable hostelling services to young people and travellers from all over the world. Our hostels also serve as educational platforms that allow travellers to broaden their horizons, to learn about different cultures, and to be in touch with nature and heritage conservation.

香港青年旅舍協會(http://www.yha.org.hk)於1973年成立,為本港註冊非牟利機構,亦是國際青年旅舍聯會(Hostelling International)成員之一,與全球近九十個國家或地區結盟,為會員提供超過4,000間青年旅舍及旅遊優惠。本會豁下共有七間青年旅舍,分佈香港島、九龍及新界,個人會員超過40,000名,團體會員超過600名。


We are now inviting energetic individuals to join our team.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Medical insurance