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Job Type:International NGO

 

Fields of Education: Completion of secondary school education is required.

 

Organization: U.S. Embassy

 

Salary : Starting Salary – 9,105.00 USD per year

 

Posted:2016-04-15

 

Application Dead line:2016-04-29

 





The U.S. Mission Addis Ababa is seeking an individual for employment in country for the position of Dispatcher within in the General Service Office of the Embassy.

BASIC FUNCTION OF POSITION

Schedule and dispatch all participating USG-agency vehicles and drivers in accordance with post policies and requirements, to include regular service for: the USAU and Bilateral Missions, TDYers, newcomers and departing employees, VIPs and others as directed.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED

Applicants must address each required qualification listed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not qualified.

  1. Education:  Completion of secondary school education is required.
  2. Experience: Three years increasingly responsible experience in a motor pool or transportation fleet management is required.
  3. Language: Level III in English (good working knowledge) and Level IV (Fluent) in Amharic is required. English Language proficiency will be tested.
  1. Skills and Abilities: Must be able to supervise subordinates without conflict; must be able to organize and enforce schedules for people, vehicles, and maintenance; must be able to think and act quickly and develop alternative logistics when required; must be skilled in organizing people and large logistical movements.  Must exhibit a high degree of tact and diplomacy in dealing with clients and a high degree of leadership to supervise large number of subordinates. Incumbent must have a valid class 3 Ethiopian Driver’s license.
  2. Job Knowledge: Must have good knowledge of supervisory principles and techniques.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: The complete position description listing all of the duties and responsibilities may be obtained by E-Mail:HROaddisababa@state.gov or by Phone: 251-11-130-60-00 Ext: 6383.

SELECTION PROCESS

When qualified, applicants who are U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) and/or preference-eligible U.S. Veterans are given a preference in hiring.  Therefore, it is essential that these applicants make themselves known as having a hiring preference and specifically address the required qualifications above in their application.

HIRING PREFERENCE ORDER:

(1)   USEFM who is ALSO a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran

(2)   USEFM OR a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran

(3)   FS on LWOP

ADDITIONAL SELECTION CRITERIA

1. Management may consider the following when determining successful candidacy: nepotism, conflicts of interest, budget, and residency status.

2. Current OR employees serving a probationary period are not eligible to apply. Current OR employees with an Overall Summary Rating of Needs Improvement or Unsatisfactory on their most recent Employee Performance Report (EPR) are not eligible to apply.

3. Current NOR employees hired on a Family Member Appointment (FMA) or a Personal Service Agreement (PSA) are not eligible to apply within the first 90 calendar days of their employment, unless they have a When Actually Employed (WAE) work schedule.

4. The candidate must be able to obtain and hold a security clearance.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants must submit the following documents to be considered:   

1. Universal Application for Employment (UAE) (Form DS-174), which is available on our website or by contacting Human Resources. (See “For Further Information” above); and

2. Any additional documentation that supports or addresses the requirements listed above (e.g. transcripts, degrees, etc.)

IMPORTANT: Applicants claiming a U.S. Veterans preference must submit written documentation confirming eligibility (e.g. Member Copy 4 of Form DD-214, letter from the Veteran’s Administration, or certification documenting eligibility under VOW Act with an expected discharge no later than 120 days after the certification is submitted) by the closing date of the vacancy announcement. If the written documentation confirming eligibility is not received in the HR office by the closing date of the vacancy announcement, the U.S. Veteran’s preference will not be considered in the application process. Specific criteria for receiving a U.S. Veteran’s preference may be found in HR/OE’s Family Member Employment Policy (FMEP)

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:  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.  The Department of State also strives to achieve equal employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity enhancement programs.  The EEO complaint procedure is not available to individuals who believe they have been denied equal opportunity based upon marital status or political affiliation.  Individuals with such complaints should avail themselves of the appropriate grievance procedures, remedies for prohibited personnel practices, and/or courts for relief. 

 

 

 

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