Graduates and students CV and interview workshop session 2, Hong Kong

20 October, 2017 | 19:00 - 21:00

Venue address:

City University of Hong Kong
83, Tat Chee Avenue
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong

About this event

The CV and Interview Workshop aims to equip civil engineering students with skills and knowledge for successful job hunting. Two essential components of job hunting – CV writing and interview – will be covered in the workshop. Attendees will be able to learn the method of writing their own CV in a precise and concise manner, techniques in preparing cover letters as well as interview skills for civil engineering jobs.

We have invited recruitment specialists from renowned civil engineering companies as guest speakers of the Workshop. The firms include:

  • Atkins China Ltd.
  • Chun Wo Construction Holdings Company Ltd.
  • Leighton Contractors (Asia) Ltd.
  • Ove Arup & Partners Hong Kong Ltd.

The workshop will be an invaluable opportunity for students to understand the expectations from employers and to prepare themselves well for the upcoming job interviews.

This event will cover the following key points:

  1. The essential elements of an outstanding CV
  2. The methods for creating a CV with your own style
  3. The necessary preparations before attending an interview
  4. The skills and attitude required for performing well in an interview

The Workshop will be held on both 11 Oct 2017 and 20 Oct 2017. Applicants can choose to attend either one of them or both.

20 Oct 2017

Guest Speakers: Senior HR staff from Leighton Contractors (Asia) Ltd. and Learning and Development Manager from Ove Arup & Partners Hong Kong Ltd.
Time: 19:00 to 21:00
Venue: Lecture Theatre AC2 1610, City University of Hong Kong

Register your attendance

Capacity: 75 for each session
Registration Deadline: 16 Oct 2017

Only successful applicants will receive confirmation e-mail. Please note that the event arrangements may be subject to change and shall be confirmed with successful applicants.

Priority will be given to ICE student members on a first-come-first-served basis.

Adverse Weather Arrangement

The event will be cancelled and rescheduled to another date in case of Black Rainstorm Alert or above; or Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above being in force by the Hong Kong Observatory at or after 4:00 p.m. It may also be cancelled because of safety or other reasons.


The Institution of Civil Engineers (Hong Kong Association) shall not under any circumstances be liable or otherwise for death or any injury or for any damage to or loss or destruction of property or otherwise, in any such case arising from any accident or mishap, and whether during or after this event, in preparation for it, traveling to or from it or otherwise.

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