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Volunteer Factory Manager Assistant – Timor-Leste

Posted : Friday, 13th October 2017 - 2:35 pm

Organisation : Palms Australia

Location : International

Time required : Full time

Duration of project : 12-24 months

Contact Name : Christine O'Halloran

Contact Phone : 02 9560 5333

Contact Email :

About the Role

About the position

East Timor Roofing Unipessoal Lda (ETRUL) and Don Bosco Technical School in Fatumaca require a volunteer Factory Manager Assistant to work alongside local staff, who will be taking over management of the company. Currently, ETRUL supplies a wide range of roofing products all manufactured from quality Australian steel. The factory has a comprehensive array of metal fabrication machinery, supported by a full maintenance workshop and administration office.

Palms is looking for a suitably qualified and experienced volunteer to join the Don Bosco Technical School as their Factory Manager Assistant. This volunteer will need business management experience as well as a good understanding of building and construction.

The volunteer will receive comprehensive preparation and support from Palms to ensure that the project can continue to operate at the high standard it has already achieved. The volunteer will also provide training and support for local staff and students. 

To find out more about the role, read the full brief on our website.

About Palms Australia

Palms Australia is a registered Non-Government Organisation that places skilled volunteers in remote communities around the world. We provide sustainable, long-term volunteer programs for volunteers from various disciplines and backgrounds. We prioritise participation in projects in regional and remote communities. This gives the people who need it most the opportunity to gain skills that help them live independently and sustainably.

Apply now

If you would like to immerse yourself in a new culture, live simply, and engage in mutually enriching and challenging relationships of understanding, acceptance and peace, we want to hear from you! Visit our website or contact Program Coordinator Christine O’Halloran at or on 02 9560 5333.

About the Organisation

Organisation Name : Palms Australia
Not for Profit : Yes

Apply for this Position

For details concerning this role , please contact

Christine O'Halloran

Phone : 02 9560 5333

Email :

Please quote in application: Volunteer Factory Manager Assistant – Timor-Leste via Pro Bono Australia.


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