April 19, 2024

The U.S. Mission to Nigeria includes of the Embassy in Abuja, FCT, and the Consulate General in Lagos. U.S. Consulate General Lagos is the Mission’s consultant to the Nigerian individuals within the southern area.

We are recruiting to fill the place beneath:

Job Title: Facility Maintenance Assistant – U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs)

Announcement Number: Lagos-2023-052RA
Location: Lagos, NI
Hiring Agency: Consulate General Lagos
Series/Grade: FP – 1205 7
Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 hours per week
Promotion Potential: FP-7


  • Hiring Path: Open to the general public
  • Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency:
    • For USEFM – FS is 07.  Actual FS wage decided by Washington D.C.
    • U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All Agency.
  • Security Clearance Required: Secret/Confidential Clearance
  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Appointment Type Details: Definite to not Exceed (5 years)


  • The work schedule for this place is: Full Time (40 hours per week)
  • Start date: Candidate should be capable of start working inside an affordable time frame (6 weeks) of receipt of company authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy might finish.
  • Supervisory Position: No
  • Relocation Expenses Reimbursed: No
  • Travel Required: Not Required


  • Basic Function of the Position – The incumbent serves as a safety escort and is chargeable for creating the schedules for all safety escort duties.
  • The place accompanies Locally Engaged Staff (LES) and contractors into all required areas, together with the CAA.
  • When not escorting, he/she is going to help with duties reminiscent of Work Order Clerk, substitute accountable Money Holder, Global Maintenance Management System (GMMS) database Assistant, Make-Ready Coordinator, and Preventive Inspector. S/he should be capable of acquire a secret clearance.

Qualifications and Evaluations
Education Requirements:

  • Completion of High School Diploma is required.


  • Two years of expertise within the amenities upkeep or related administration place is required.

Job Knowledge:

  • Must be capable of interpret drawing, codes and specification.
  • Must have a superb working information of Microsoft Word and basic pc abilities.


  • This could also be examined. Please specify in your software your degree of proficiency within the language listed.


  • Good working information Speaking/Reading/Writing English is required.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be capable of entry development websites, together with climbing scaffold towers.
  • A sound driver’s license is required.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO):

  • The U.S. Mission supplies equal alternative and honest and equitable remedy in employment to all individuals with out regard to race, colour, faith, intercourse, nationwide origin, age, incapacity, political affiliation, marital standing, or sexual orientation.


  • All candidates into consideration will probably be required to go medical and safety certifications.

Benefits and Other Info

Agency Benefits:

  • Locally Employed Staff, together with Members of Household (MOHs), and Third-Country Nationals (TCNs), working on the U.S. Mission in Lagos, Nigeria might obtain a compensation bundle which will embody well being, separation, and different advantages.
  • For EFMs, advantages must be mentioned with the Human Resources Office.
  • The pay plan is assigned on the time of the conditional supply letter by the HR Office.

Other Information:

  • For the present COVID-19 Requirements please go to the next link.

Hiring Preference Selection Process:

  • Applicants within the following hiring desire classes are prolonged a hiring desire within the order listed beneath.
  • Therefore, it’s important that these candidates precisely describe their standing on the applying.
  • Failure to take action might lead to a dedication that the applicant isn’t eligible for a hiring desire.

Hiring Preference Order:

  • AEFM / USEFM who’s a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran*
  • FS on LWOP and CS with reemployment rights **

* Important

  • Applicants who declare standing as a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran should submit a duplicate of their most up-to-date DD-214 (“Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty”), Letter from Veterans’ Affairs which signifies the current existence of a service-connected incapacity dated inside the previous six months, equal documentation, or certification.
  • A “certification” is any written doc from the armed forces that certifies the service member is predicted to be discharged or launched from lively responsibility service within the armed forces below honorable circumstances inside 120 days after the certification is submitted by the applicant.
  • The certification letter must be on letterhead of the suitable navy department of the service and comprise (1) the navy service dates together with the anticipated discharge or launch date; and (2) the character of service.  Acceptable documentation have to be submitted to ensure that the desire to be given.
  • ** This degree of desire applies to all Foreign Service staff on LWOP and CS with re-employment rights again to their company or bureau.
  • For extra info (i.e., what’s an EFM, USEFM, AEFM, MOH, and many others.?) and for added employment issues, please go to the next link.

Marketing Statement:

USD $40,488 / Per Year.

Application Closing Date
tenth August, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and certified candidates ought to:
Click here to apply online

Important Information

  • All candidates should be capable of acquire and maintain a Secret clearance.
  • To apply for this place click on the “APPLY TO THIS VACANCY” button on the prime of the web page.
  • Click on the “Submit Application” button to finish your software course of..  For extra info on the right way to apply go to the Mission web web site.

Required Documents:

  • Please present the required documentation listed beneath along with your software:
    • Copy of Orders/Assignment Notification (or equal)
    • Residency and/or Work Permit
    • Degree with transcript
    • Driver’s License
    • DD-214 – Member Copy 4, Letter from Veterans’ Affairs, or different supporting documentation (if relevant)
    • SF-50 (if relevant)

Next Steps:

  • Applicants who’re invited to take a language or abilities take a look at, or who’re chosen for an interview will probably be contacted through e-mail.
  • For additional info – the whole place description itemizing all the duties, duties, required {qualifications}, and many others. could also be obtained by contacting the Human Resources Office.
  • Thank you to your software and your curiosity in working on the U.S. Mission in Lagos, Nigeria.

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