Undergraduate Assistant (m/f/d) in the field of study Polymer Science or Material Science



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Part-time / 40 Stunden im Monat

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Contract Term

Limited / 12 Monate, bis 30.11.2021


Berlin Steglitz

Unter den Eichen 87
12205 Berlin

Division 7.5 - Technical Properties of Polymeric Materials

To strengthen our team in the division “Technical properties of polymeric materials” in Berlin-Steglitz, for the next possible date, we are looking for an

Undergraduate Assistant (m/f/d) in the field of study Polymer Science or Material Science

40 hours/month
Temporary contract for 12 month, limited until 30th November 2021
Hourly wage 12,50 Euro

The Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM) is a materials research organization in Germany. Our mission is to ensure safety in technology and chemistry. We perform research and testing in materials science, materials engineering and chemistry to improve the safety of products and processes. At BAM we do research that matters. Our work covers a broad array of topics in the focus areas of energy, infrastructure, environment, materials, and analytical sciences.

We are looking for talented people to join us.

Your responsibilities include:

Auxiliary activities in the research area fire behaviour of bonded materials:

  • Performance of test series e.g. thermal analysis and fire tests
  • Sample Preparation
  • Preparation of measurement data, information and documents
  • Searches, bibliometric evaluations

Your qualifications:

  • Completed Bachelor's degree
  • Master student in one of the above-mentioned fields of study or comparable
  • Good English knowledge

We offer:

  • Interdisciplinary research at the interface of politics, economics and society
  • Work in national and international networks with universities, research institutes and industrial companies
  • Outstanding facilities and infrastructure
  • Flexible working hours, mobile working

Your application:

We welcome applications via the online application form until 6th November 2020. Alternatively, you can also send your application by post, quoting the reference number 223/20-7.5 to:

Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung
Referat Z.3 - Personal
Unter den Eichen 87
12205 Berlin

Dr Schartel will be glad to answer any specific questions you may have. Please get in touch via the telephone number +49 30 8104-1021 and/or by email to Bernhard.Schartel@bam.de.

BAM pursues the goal of professional equality between women and men. We therefore particularly welcome applications from women. In addition, BAM supports the integration of severely disabled persons and therefore expressly welcomes their applications. With regard to the fulfilment of the job advertisement requirements, the application documents are examined individually. Recognised severely disabled persons will be given preferential consideration if they are equally suitable.

The advertised position requires a low level of physical aptitude.