More than 430 time-limited Support Service Assistant positions offered by various government bureaus and departments are open for application.


They are among the 30,000 time-limited jobs that will be created in the public and private sectors in the coming two years to relieve the worsening unemployment situation due to the epidemic.


The Civil Service Bureau is co-ordinating with various bureaus and departments concerning recruitment for the positions to enhance efficiency and save applicants from having to submit multiple applications.


Successful candidates will be employed on non-civil service contract terms for not more than 12 months. They will be assigned to perform general clerical duties.


Applicants for the positions need to have obtained Level 2 or above in five subjects, including Chinese, English and mathematics, in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination, or equivalent.


They should also pass the Chinese and English word processing speed test organised by the Government before they are invited to the selection interviews.


Applications can be submitted online.