Sep 24, 2019

Custodial Supervisor

  • Embassy of The United States of America
  • US Embassy, Algeria Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Full Time Embassy Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

The US Embassy in Addis Ababa, Human Resource Office is pleased to announce that we no longer accept paper applications for advertised jobs. To view a current list of all available positions and to apply online, please visit

Please see the below Vacancy announcement on the Embassy Website and apply online.




(Applicants who have already applied for Vac. No. Addis -2019-032 and Addis-2019-032(RA), do not need to re-apply for this position)


OPENING DATE:  September 24, 2019

CLOSING DATE:   October 8, 2019

WORK HOURS: Full-time (48 hours/week)



  • Ordinarily Resident (OR): Position Grade: FSN-5, – 8,954.00 USD per year.
  • Not Ordinarily Resident: FP-09*

*Final grade/step for NORs will be determined by Washington.


Duration of Appointment: Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period.   


NOTE:For ordinarily resident employees, salary will be paid in local currency using the established exchange rate.


Basic Function of Position: 

Under the direct supervision of the Assistant Facilities Manager, the incumbent supervises janitors and assures that building premises are kept in orderly condition. S/he supervises a workforce of 21 or more janitors/janitresses engaged in cleaning offices and other buildings owned or leased by the embassy and associated agencies including evaluations, discipline, awards, guidance and counseling.

Job Requirements

  1. Required Education:-   Completion of secondary school is required.
  2. Required Experience:-  Two (2) years of janitorial experience is required.  Two (2) years of supervisory experience is required.
  3. Language Requirement:-  Level IV Amharic (Fluent speaking/reading/writing/ is required and   Level III  English (Good working knowledge) (You are required to pass the English Placement Test (EPT) that is conducted by the Human Resources Office).
  4. Skills and Abilities:-  Must possess basic computer literacy, must be able to lift up to 35 pounds (This may be tested).
  5. Job Knowledge:-  Operating floor finishing machines/dryers, carpet cleaning machines, vacuums, and various cleaning materials/-detergents. Expertise with all appropriate safety and hygiene protocols is mandatory.

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