U.S. Embassy Recruitment

U.S. Embassy job vacancies – we are recruiting for the following roles:

  1. Correspondence Unit Visa Assistant,
  2. Trades Helper,
  3. Security Investigator,
  4. Boat Pilot (SPEAR Boat Pilot),
  5. Telephone Operator.

U.S. Embassy Recruitment

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Correspondence Unit Visa Assistant

Job Location: Lagos
Series/Grade: LE – 1405 7
Appointment Type: Permanent
Promotion Potential: LE-7
Hiring Agency: Consulate General Lagos
Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 hours per week
Security Clearance Required: Public Trust – Background Investigation
Appointment Type Details: Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period

Basic Function of the Position

  • The incumbent responds accurately and efficiently to incoming email, phone and postal mail correspondence regarding American Citizens Services (ACS), Immigrant Visas (IV), and Non-immigrant Visa (NIV) from both the public and Congressional offices.
  • S/he reports directly tot he Correspondence Team Leader and works closely with Locally Employed Staff (LE Staff) team leaders, Unit chief, and with the entry-level officer assisting the Correspondence Team Lead.

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Public Administration, Psychology, Law/Criminal Justice or Behavioral Studies is required.

Requirements:

  • Experience: Two years of experience in Consular or other work related to customer service, correspondence, and/or application of regulatory material is required.
  • Job Knowledge: Thorough knowledge of immigration laws, regulations and procedures is required. Must have a general cultural knowledge of Nigerian naming conventions and family structures.

Salary

  • NGN6,239,644 (USD $36,725)

Deadline: 28th June, 2019.

Application Procedure:
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Trades Helper

Job Location: Abuja
Vacancy Time Zone: GMT-4
Series/Grade: LE – 1210 3
Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 hours per week
Promotion Potential: LE-3
Telework Eligible: No

Basic Function of the Position

  • The incumbent reports directly to the Air conditioning Maintenance Foreman.
  • S/he assists the technicians of the skilled trades in the performance of routine and preventive maintenance, new installations and demolition work.
  • The Air conditioning Maintenance Foreman will assign the incumbent to any of the skilled trade shops on a daily basis to assist the skilled technicians with maintenance and repair work throughout the New Embassy Compound/New Consulate Compound (NEC/NCC) office buildings, grounds and residential owned/leased properties.
  • In addition to assisting the skilled trade technicians, s/he may be assigned tasks including material handling, painting, custodial type work, common laborer work, and grounds maintenance and gardening work.

Qualifications and Evaluations

  • Experience: A minimum of two (2) years of maintenance or construction semi-skilled work experience in skilled trades such as masonry, mechanical (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and Plumbing), electrical or carpentry, with significant focus on building systems.
  • Job Knowledge: Must have a basic technical understanding of major building mechanical systems and equipment. Must be familiar with construction techniques and workplace safety, personal protective equipment (PPE) – how and when to use it.
  • Education Requirements: Completion of Secondary School or received High School Diploma

Salary

  • NGN N2,677,993 per annum.
  • USD $23,233 per annum.

Deadline: 21st June, 2019.

Application Procedure:
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Security Investigator

Job Location: Lagos
Hiring Agency: Consulate General Lagos
Vacancy Time Zone: GMT+1
Series/Grade: LE – 0705 8
Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 hours per week
Promotion Potential: LE-8
Telework Eligible: No

Basic Function of the Position

  • The incumbent reports directly to the Senior Foreign Service National Investigator (FSNI) and conducts background investigations of new and existing locally employed staff as well as sponsored contract staff.
  • The FSNI conducts special investigation, maintains police high level liaison and performs security supports of Consulate events and travel program.

Requirements, Qualifications and Evaluations

  • Experience: Three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in investigative work with a military, police or private organization is required.
  • Job Knowledge: Knowledge of the principles and techniques of investigation is required. Thorough and current knowledge of Nigeria’s security environment and workings of the various security organizations is required.
  • Education Requirements: College (2 years) or Post-Secondary School

Salary

  • NGN N8,383,885 per annum
  • USD $41,081 per annum.

Deadline: 21st June, 2019

Application Procedure:
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Boat Pilot (SPEAR Boat Pilot)

Job Location: Lagos
Series/Grade: LE – 1015 3
Work Schedule: Full-time – 48 hours per week
Promotion Potential: LE-3
Security Clearance Required: Public Trust – Background Investigation
Appointment Type: Permanent
Appointment Type Details: Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period

Qualifications and Evaluations
Education Requirements:

  • Completion of Primary School

Experience:

  • Three years of professional experience in boat operation along the Lagos coast, and near off-shore waters is required.

Job Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of outboard motor operation and maintenance, as well as knowledge of Lagos, the Lagoon, Creeks, and near off-shore waters is required.

Evaluations:

  • This may be tested.

Language:

  • Level II (Limited Knowledge) speaking/writing/reading English is required
  • Level III (Good working Knowledge) speaking/reading Yoruba/Igbo/Hausa is required.

Skill and Abilities:

  • Must have skill and abilities in boat handling, first and second boat maintenance procedures, outboard motor maintenance, boat instrument reading, refueling procedures, boat safety operations, inshore and offshore navigation. Ability to swim in the event of a water-based accident
  • Must have a current and valid boat piloting license.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO):

  • The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.

Qualifications:

  • All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.

Salary

  • NGN3,213,591; USD $23,368 per annum

Deadline: 17th June, 2019.

Application Procedure:
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