Development Advisor (m/f/d) of a Vocational College for Mechatronics or Mechanics

Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (HQ)

Our model for success is a better life for everyone and purposeful tasks for our employees. For more than 50 years, the Deutsche Gesellschaft f��r Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), as a company of the German Federal Government, has been supporting the implementation of development policy goals worldwide. Together with partner organisations in more than 130 countries, we are involved in a diverse range of projects. If you want to make a difference in the world and develop yourself in the process, you’ve come to the right place.
Job description
The vocational College in An Giang intends to become a competence center for technical training courses and to introduce and disseminate the training courses in mechatronics and construction mechanics, based on German vocational training success factors. For this, it is necessary to further qualify the specialist teachers and College management in theory, practice and didactic, and to expand the collaboration between the College and enterprises and other vocational training institutions. An Giang Province is an industrial development zone west of Ho Chi Minh City. The position requires close coordination with other development cooperation programs in Vietnam.
Your tasks
Promotion of further training for specialist teachers and management of the vocational College in An Giang and other Vietnamese vocational Colleges in the field of mechatronics and/or construction mechanics
Development of teaching and learning materials for the implementation of practical training courses for teachers and trainees
Promoting the digital transformation of vocational training
Training of teachers to carry out the above-mentioned practical training courses
Advice and implementation of cooperation with companies and in-company training phases as well as development partnerships with the industry, qualification of in-company trainers
Advice on workshop management concepts in accordance with international occupational safety and environmental protection standards as well as the creation of specifications for the procurement of supplementary equipment
Organization and support of the efficient use of new equipment in the training workshops

Your profile
Skilled and qualified expert, trainer, specialist practice teacher, master craftsman or engineer in the field of mechatronics or mechanics
Pronounced intercultural and social skills
Ability to convey specialist topics and methods well and to work with international partners in a participatory manner
Knowledge in the field of the digital transformation of vocational training and Industry 4.0
Good knowledge of English

Location information
We are pleased to offer you a first impression on topics such as climate, shopping and services, the school situation and health care in Vietnam.
In general, the security situation is calm. GIZ staff must adhere to security measures at all times. Please also check the county-specific information provided by the German Federal Foreign Office. A contact person for security risk management is appointed at the local GIZ office. GIZ does not impose any restrictions on life partners and family members to move with you to the country of deployment. We kindly ask you to inform yourself which forms of relationships are legally and socially accepted in the country of deployment.��Further information on country-specific advice from the Federal Foreign Office.
Further information with regard to Long Xuyen City:��
Climate: tropical
Health care: local basic care, international standards in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City
Shopping and supply options: good
Accessibility: good, international airport in Ho Chi Minh City
Children, school situation and school fees, miscellaneous: Not suitable for applicants with school-age children, as there is no international school in An Giang. Vietnamese kindergarten only
GIZ’s Development Service is looking forward to applications of candidates with a professional qualification and / or��university degree and at least two years of professional experience.��In addition you��hold the German nationality or the nationality of a��member state��of the European Union.
Willingness to travel on a regular basis is required.
A translator will be available.
For general questions from dependent partners about local employment – please contact us at: [email protected]
A prerequisite for the conclusion of the agreement is the lifting of the restrictions currently in force in the company on the possibilities for travel and business trips in order to contain the worldwide spread of the Covid-19 virus.
Please understand that we can accept and process in principle only applications via our E-recruiting system. Following the confirmation of your succesful application, kindly check your spam / junk mail folder on a regular basis, since some provider classify emails form our recruiting system as spam.
About us
We offer��the opportunity to work in an innovative and worldwide operating institution related to development policy. Your competencies and qualifications are demanded on the spot in an interdisciplinary team. You advise governmental and civil society organizations at local or municipal level. The Development Service of GIZ offers a comprehensive service package. It includes a specific technical and personal preparation. The basis for the deployment of specialists in the development service is the German Development Workers Act��(EhfG).
GIZ is a signatory of the Diversity Charter. Recognition, appreciation and inclusion of diversity in the company are important to us. All employees shall be valued – regardless of gender and gender identity, nationality, ethnic origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation.
GIZ would like to increase the proportion of employees with disability, both in Germany and abroad. Applications from persons with disabilities are most welcome.

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