Technical Assistant in Wood Design Workshop

Vacancy for: Faculty of Applied Sciences and Arts

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The Design Workshops are an interdisciplinary department within the Faculty of Applied Sciences and Arts at the German University in Cairo. The department’s mission is to teach all students practical skills relevant to the majors Graphic, Media and Product Design.

The Faculty is searching for a creative professional person with specialist craft experience to the fill the vacancy as Technical Assistant in wood. The candidate should be motivated to gain experience within an intercultural academic environment and be willing to develop the own profile at the intersection of design, craft and technology.

Job Description:

 Prepare and assist class for students during the introductory courses
 Support the supervisor in all technical belongings
 Constant cleaning and purifying the machines and all materials
 Support of teaching and practical realization of students projects
 Usage of all needed machines to finalize the projects of students
 Guidance and support for ongoing projects of students during the semester
 Assistance for technical realization for the final projects of Students
 Communicate and assist the supervisor and lecturer of Product design to realize semester projects
 Maintain the machines and equipment used in the Wood workshop
 Communicate and assist the supervisor in behalf of projects related to other workshops
 Use PC and standard program like MS Office, print and scan to assist the supervisor
 Prepare and support the purchase for the Wood workshop and projects


 Willingness to continually improve his/her skills and knowledge
 Basic knowledge in Carpentry and skills in Carpentry machines
 Basic technical understanding and knowledge
 Basic knowledge in mathematics
 Ability to work exactly, cleanly and concentrated
 Basic organizational and coordinating abilities
 Ability to find appropriate solutions for individual problems
 Ability to do physical work

Applications will be reviewed until position is filled. For best consideration, submit applications before 31st of August 2021.

For further information, please contact the Human Resources Department (

Post Date: Wednesday, August 4, 2021

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