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SEKEM is a multicultural company, where people from different nationalities, different cultural and religious backgrounds meet and exchange expertise and knowledge. SEKEM highly respects its employees and aims to establish a long-term relationship with them through treating the people fairly and satisfying their needs. SEKEMs community provides secure workplaces and career advancement opportunities.

SEKEMs Morning Circle

In order to always keep the big idea and team behind each individual task, the employees of each company meet in a circle every morning for a collective start. Each Thursday afternoon all employees of all SEKEM institutions located at the SEKEM main farm gather in a big circle in order to celebrate the achievements of the previous week. Standing in a circle shows that all participants are equal – an equality that stands for the dignity of the human being.

Cultural activities support team building, and professional training develops further skills and increases the chances of the employees’ advancement.

 

Join our team

 

Option 1: Job

We are searching for people with professional experience to fill the below job vacancies:

 

1- Agricultural Engineer with 5 years or more experience in biodynamic agriculture (for GREENING the DESERT Project)

  • ready to support greening the hot and dry desert at Wahad al Baharya
  • with leadership skills and at the same time with social capabilities
  • willing to support solving the many challenges with curiosity and spiritual joy
  • all needs will be covered on individual basis

2- Agricultural Technician (for GREENING the DESERT Project)

  • ready to technically support greening the hot and dry desert at Wahad al Baharya
  • with leadership skills and at the same time with social capabilities
  • willing to support solving the many technical challenges with curiosity and spiritual joy
  • all needs will be covered on individual basis

3- Waldorf School Teacher to establish a new Waldorf school in the Wahad Oasis

  • with the ability to oversee time development, students and their families and buildings
  • ready to compromise and at the same time keep the overall goal in clear sight
  • training Egyptian teachers on the job and in workshops, accompanying their lessons
  • all needs will be covered on individual basis

4- International Relations Manager with experience in Fundraising and Project Management

  • finding, processing and following up funded projects
  • building up relations with HNWI and other potential funders (High-net-worth individual)
  • high social abilities to deal with all stakeholders
  • ready to stay in the job for at least 2 years (after probation period)
  • all needs will be covered on individual basis

 

5- Climate Change Adaptation Project Manager

  • a full-time Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) Project Manager to lead the firm’s climate change projects and proposal writing.
  • the project Manager will bear primary responsibility for technical aspects of project implementation and provide strategic technical direction.
  • be responsible for planning, coordinating, and monitoring the activities during the preparation phase of the project; Develop and implement work plan and critical results path, monitor activities of the Project and ensure accurate and timely reporting.
  • having experience on Carbon Footprint assessment / GHG Calculations.
  • aware of IPCC principle and methodology
  • having experience on carbon credits issues and carbon trading schemes.
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For job opportunities, you can get in contact with us through this form:

     

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    Option 2: Internship Program

    You are most welcome to make an internship or, if you are coming from abroad, to stay and work with us for a while at SEKEM or one of its subsidiaries. Please note that we can only accept interns who are staying for at least 12 months and are over 22 years of age.

    Internship vacancies:

     

    Education

    • Elementary School Assistant (C01/22)

      • Plays flute or an instrument
      • Likes to work with children age 7-10
    • English Conversation Hero (C02/22)

      • Speaks fluent English (mother tongue)
      • Likes to work with all ages from school to university

    Healthcare

    • Integrative Health Centre Assistant (C04/22)

      • Speaks English and Arabic
      • Translates in both languages
      • Is interested in medical topics
    • Eurythmy Musician (C05/22)

      • Plays piano
      • Likes to assist Eurythmy lessons

    Textiles

    • NatureTex Intern (W01/22)

      • Is interested in the textile production chain
      • Is ready to support wherever needed
    • NatureTex Manager Assistant (W02/22)

      • Handles documents
      • Keeps place and appointments in clean flow
      • Looks after company guests

    Sustainability

    • Economy of Love Team (W03/22)

      • Experience in certification, Standard development and communication
      • Excellent English writing & speaking
      • Conducting documents and writing reports for projects and events
      • Skills in of social media
      • Events planning
      • Community service
      • Take photos & videos
      • Willing to learn basic Arabic
    • Economy of Love Carbon Credits (W04/22)

      • Excellent English writing & speaking
      • Conducting documents and writing reports for projects and events
      • Skills in of social media
      • Events planning
      • Community service
      • Take photos & videos
      • Willing to learn basic Arabic
    • 13 Villages Assistant (S01/22)

      • Perfect in English writing & speaking
      • Capable to write reports based on field visits & events’ activities
      • Aware of social media
      • Can support in events planning, implementation, evaluation and reporting
      • Likes community service & show commitment to support disadvantaged communities and individuals
      • Take photos & videos
      • Some background of Arabic language will be an added value
    • Building & Construction Assistant (S02/22)

      • Knows carpentry or civil engineering or architecture (submit training certificate)

    Other

    • Ecosystem Restoration Volunteer (N01/22)

      • Willing to learn and serve at the SEKEM Wahat desert farm
    • Transforming Agriculture EBDA (Demeter Egypt) (N03/22)

      • Excellent English writing & speaking
      • Experience in Communication, Training coordination, Content creation
      • Conducting documents and writing reports for projects and events
      • Skills in of social media
      • Events planning
      • Community service
      • Take photos & videos
      • Willing to learn basic Arabic

     

    **General Requirements:**

    – Interested in the world and people.
    – Preferably aged 22 years or older.
    – Accommodation and food supplied, possibly with pocket money, but no salary.
    – Please mention a code in the application sheet.
    – Transformation of intern status into a contractual agreement is possible.

    **Current Platforms:**

    – Freunde der Erziehungskunst
    – Planetary Service
    – Sekem International NGOs
    – YIP (Youth Initiative Program)
    – Austrian Service Abroad partnership

    For further information regarding our internship program, please check out the overview sheet here or contact [email protected].

    Apply here to join our internship program

     


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