Built Works Volunteer


We are looking for a skilled built works volunteer to join our team and support a variety of projects. This is a varied role involving design, fabrication, light construction, and the facilitation of workshops.

You will be part of a small international team with backgrounds in architecture + design, design education, and research. The minimum commitment is one month with an average of 35 hours per week.

About You:

  • Completed 2 years university level coursework OR have equivalent work experience
  • You must have experience in fabrication and construction including:
    • preparing and reading technical drawings
    • site work (including leveling, drainage, landscaping)
    • Concrete casting and form preparation
    • Light wood construction
    • Knowledge of  safe operation, storage and repair of fabrication/ construction tools, materials, and equipment
  • Previous experience communicating your skills and guiding others through the fabrication/ construction process.
  • You must be a confident English speaker
  • You will need to have an empathetic outlook and you must be reliable

Persons already residing on Lesvos  are highly encouraged to apply.

To apply: Fill out the form linked here. Once submitted, a member of the ODD team will be in touch with you.