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Technical Teaching Assistant 1.0 fte

Technical Teaching Assistant 1.0 fte

Would you like to contribute to the development of our future engineers and do you enjoy working with young motivated people in a High Tech environment? Then be sure to read on!
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Irène Curie Fellowship
Electrical Engineering


We are looking for a new colleague who will help support the educational organization of the Electrical Engineering department on a technical level. You will work in a nice team with 2 other technicians. 

Job description

Your work mainly consists of supervising and supporting (Bachelor) students in carrying out practical lessons (hands-on labs) and projects. You inform and instruct students on the theoretical backgrounds, methods, and use of equipment.

You are responsible for preparing these practical lessons. For instance, you test all assignments beforehand and if there are problems, you come up with solutions yourself. Understanding which equipment to use is very important. You regularly consult with the responsible lecturer about the realization of assignments and projects. You are also involved in the development of practical assignments. You manage the educational laboratories, their inventory and documentation and keep everything operational. You ensure compliance with health and safety and environmental regulations in the laboratory.


We are looking for a candidate who meets the following requirements:

  • HBO (Bachelor of Engineering or Science) level with an Electrical Engineering/Physics background with additional work experience in the field.
  • Affinity with education.
  • Experience in supervising/providing electrotechnical practical lessons (hands-on labs) and experience with Design-based learning/Challenge-based learning (DBL/CBL) projects is a plus.
  • A good command of the Dutch and English languages (oral and written).
  • Proactive and independent attitude.

Do you doubt whether you meet the requirements sufficiently, but do you get very enthusiastic about this job? Then be sure to respond, we would be happy to look at your profile.


An exciting position within an international yet personal university. You are in the middle of the students, on a green campus within walking distance of the central station. Besides beautiful architecture, you will find varied workplaces and excellent sports facilities. In addition, we offer you:

  • A monthly salary of minimum €3.098,- to maximum €4.257,- for full-time employment, depending on your knowledge and experience (scale 9 collective labor agreement Dutch Universities).
  • In addition to holiday allowance, a structural end-of-year bonus of 8.3%.
  • An interesting arrangement for extra leave days or a sabbatical.
  • A choice model for extra fringe benefits.
  • Working hours in consultation for an optimal work-life balance.
  • Room for your talent with growth opportunities and excellent development possibilities, such as mentoring, workshops and coaching.
  • Partially paid parental leave and reimbursement of commuting expenses, working from home and internet.
  • A generous employer contribution to the ABP pension scheme.

Informatie en sollicitatie

About TU/e

TU/e is a leading international university that educates engineers of the future and pushes the boundaries of science and technology for a better world. An international community of nearly 7,000 staff and 13,000 students work and study on the vibrant and inspiring campus.

More information

Do you recognize yourself in this profile and would you like more information about the position? Then please contact the vacancy holder: ir. S. Hulshof, Bachelor Program Leader, s.hulshof[at] or +31 40 2473713.

For questions about the application process or the conditions of employment, please contact Linda van den Boomen, HR Advisor, l.j.c.v.d.boomen[at] or +31 40 2475725.

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Interested? Via the application button we would like to receive your CV and letter of motivation and a description of your qualifications.

The screening of candidates starts as soon as applications are received and continues until the vacancy is filled. If applicable, internal candidates will be given priority over external candidates in case of equal suitability.

We look forward to receiving your application!