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Job Opportunity at U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam – Warehouse Worker (Fuel)

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Job Opportunity at U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam – Warehouse Worker (Fuel)

Warehouse Worker (Fuel) 

Announcement Number: Dar es Salaam-2022-014

Hiring Agency: Embassy Dar Es Salaam

Position Title: Warehouse Worker (Fuel)

Open Period:03/15/2022 – 03/29/2022


Vacancy Time Zone: GMT+3

Series/Grade: LE – 0805 2

Salary: TZS TSh14,032,825

Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 hours per week

Promotion Potential:LE-2

Duty Location(s): 1 Vacancy in Dar Es Salaam, TZ


Hiring Path:

• Open to the public

Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency: All Interested Applicants / All Sources

Security Clearance Required: Public Trust – Background Investigation

Appointment Type :Permanent

Appointment Type Details: Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period

Marketing Statement: We encourage you to read and understand the Eight (8) Qualities of Overseas Employees before you apply.


Summary: The U.S. Mission in Dar es Salaam is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Warehouse Worker (Warehouse Man (Fuel)) in the General Services Office Section.

Supervisory Position: No

Relocation Expenses Reimbursed: No

Travel Required: Occasional Travel



Follows verbal and/or written instructions from the supervisor to move items in/out of warehouses to designated locations in the case of housing make-readies, office functions, pouch runs, auctions, and for specific requests.

Unloads incoming shipments including supplies, office equipment, and household furniture. Opens packing boxes, storage crates, and pallets.

Moves supplies to proper storage areas using handcart or other appropriate handling equipment to include forklifts.

Assists with setting up for embassy functions and events mission-wide as needed.

Assists with the conduct of the annual inventory. Assists in checking storage areas to ensure that items of supply are properly and safely stored in the correct locations.

Maintains cleanliness and organization of warehouses by sweeping and removing trash. Occasionally helps with minor cleaning of apartments and houses for new arrivals.

Provides other duties as assigned.


Serves as a fuel tanker assistant for residential generators fuel delivery. Dispenses fuel from the tanker to the residential generator. Records and reports fuels issuance. Strictly adheres to security and safety procedures.


Perform escort responsibilities for contractors, as directed.

Job holder will perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Evaluations

Requirements: Experience: One (1) year experience performing manual work and records keeping work is required.

Education Requirements: Education: Completion of secondary school is required.


Post may choose to add the phrase “This may be tested” after a language, skill, and/or ability.  Review the VA template for specific information.

Language: Limited knowledge (reading, speaking, and writing) in English is required and Good working knowledge (reading, speaking, and writing) in Kiswahili is required. “This may be tested”

SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Valid Drivers License required.

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.


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


Agency Benefits:

Benefits:  The U.S. Mission in Tanzania offers compensation package that may include health, separation, and other benefits.

For EFMs, benefits should be discussed with the Human Resources Office.

The pay plan is assigned at the time of the conditional offer letter by the HR Office.

Other Information:

For the current COVID-19 Requirements please visit the following link.

HIRING PREFERENCE SELECTION PROCESS:  Applicants in the following hiring preference categories are extended a hiring preference in the order listed below.  Therefore, it is essential that these applicants accurately describe their status on the application. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not eligible for a hiring preference.


1. AEFM / USEFM who is a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran*


3. FS on LWOP and CS with reemployment rights **

IMPORTANT:  Applicants who claim status as a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran must submit a copy of their most recent DD-214 (“Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty”), Letter from Veterans’ Affairs which indicates the present existence of a service-connected disability dated within the past six months, equivalent documentation, or certification.  A “certification” is any written document from the armed forces that certifies the service member is expected to be discharged or released from active duty service in the armed forces under honorable conditions within 120 days after the certification is submitted by the applicant.

The certification letter should be on letterhead of the appropriate military branch of the service and contain (1) the military service dates including the expected discharge or release date; and (2) the character of service.  Acceptable documentation must be submitted in order for the preference to be given.

This level of preference applies to all Foreign Service employees on LWOP and CS with re-employment rights back to their agency or bureau.

For more information (i.e., what is an EFM, USEFM, AEFM, MOH, etc.?) and for additional employment considerations, please visit the following link.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, applicants MUST apply electronically via ERA.

For more information, visit this link https://tz.usembassy.gov/embassy/jobs/

Required Documents:

To qualify based on education, you MUST submit the requested degree and / or transcripts as verification of educational requirement by the closing date of this announcement. Failure to provide requested information, or the information is insufficient to verify eligibility, may result in disqualification for this position.

All Applicants:

Completion of secondary school is required – Certificate

Driver’s License

National ID copy

Proof of Citizenship

Next Steps:

What to Expect Next:  Applicants who are invited to take a language or skills test, or who are selected for an interview will be contacted only via email.

Thank you for your application and your interest in working at the U.S. Mission in Tanzania.

The deadline for submitting the application is 29 March 2022.



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