Chauffeur; FP-BB; FSN-3 (Multiple vacancies) – US American Embassy Uganda

U. S. Mission, Uganda

Number: 014/2012
OPEN TO: All Qualified Candidates
POSITION: Chauffeur
CLOSING DATE: May 1, 2012
WORK HOURS: Full-time; 45 hours/week

All Ordinarily Resident (Or) Applicants Must Have The Required Work and/or Residency
Permits To Be Eligible For Consideration.

“The American Embassy is seeking individuals for the position of Chauffeur in
the General Services Office (GSO).”

Basic Function of Position
Operates a passenger vehicle in accordance with dispatcher’s instructions to
transport Embassy personnel and official visitors within the city and
surrounding areas.

A copy of the complete position description listing all duties and
responsibilities is available on http://kampala.usembassy.gov/job_opportunites.html

Qualifications Required



NOTE: All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed
below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
Education required:
Attainment of the Ordinary Level Certificate of Education is required.
Work Experience required: Two years
of chauffeur experience is required.
Language required: Level II (Limited
knowledge) in both written and spoken) English is required.
Knowledge required: Must be familiar
with local traffic laws and area traffic patterns is required.
Skills and Abilities required: Must
have local driver’s license appropriate to type of vehicle operated.

How To Apply:

Interested candidates for this position must submit the following for
consideration of the application:

1. Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family
Member (DS-174); or
2. A combination of both; i.e. Sections 1-24 of the UAE along with a listing of
the applicants work experience attached as a separate sheet; or
3. A current resume or curriculum vitae that provides the same information
found on the UAE (see section 3A below for more information); plus
4. Candidates who claim US Veterans preference must provide a copy of their
Form DD-214 with their application. Candidates who claim conditional US Veterans
preference must submit documentation confirming eligibility for a conditional
preference in hiring with their application.
5. Any other documentation (e.g. essays, certificates, awards) that addresses
the qualification requirements of the position as listed above.
3A. If an applicant is submitting a resume or curriculum vitae, s/he must
provide the following information equal to what is found on the UAE.

Deadline: May 1, 2012

The US Mission in Kampala) 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. The Department of State also strives to achieve equal
employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity
enhancement programs.


Submit Application To:
Human Resources Office
Plot 1577 Nsambya Road
P. O. Box 7007, Kampala
Telephone: 0414-259-791/5
By Fax: 0414-341-863
Or by e-mail: KampalaHR@state.gov

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