Technical Assistant (m/f/d) in the field of metallography and physical material analysis



Reference number


Employment category

Full time /

Preferred start date



E 7 TVöD

Contract Term

Limited / bis 10.11.2022


Berlin Steglitz

Unter den Eichen 87
12205 Berlin

Division 9.3 - Welding Technology

To strengthen our team in the division “Welding Technology” in Berlin-Steglitz, starting 01.06.2021, we are looking for a

Technical Assistant (m/f/d) in the field of metallography and physical material analysis

Salary Group 7 TVöD
Temporary contract until 10.11.2022
Full-time / suitable as part-time employment

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:

  • Preparation and execution of investigations (metallography and fractography) on welded and mechanically joined Joints
  • Material testing and cooperation in the execution of component Tests

Your qualifications:

  • Successfully completed training as a technical assistant for metallography and physical material Analysis
  • Professional experience in preparative metallography and material testing
  • good communication and Information behaviour, goal-oriented and structured way of working, initiative/commitment, ability to work in a Team/willingness to cooperate, willingness to learn, flexibility, resilience and reliability

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 by 30.04.2021. Alternatively, you can also send your application by post, quoting the reference number 85/21-9.3 to:

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

Mr Dr. Andrey Gumenyuk will be glad to answer any specific questions you may have. Please get in touch via the telephone number +49 30 8104-4623 and/or by email to Andrey.Gumenyuk@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.