Cleaner at U.S. Embassy in Maseru



The U.S. Mission in Maseru, Lesotho is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Cleaner.

Start date:  Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time (4 weeks) of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.

Supervisory Position:  No.

Duties:  Performs basic cleaning duties and provides back-up services to Reception and general services. Qualifications and Evaluations

EDUCATION:  Completion of Secondary School is required. Requirements:

EXPERIENCE:  6 months experience as a cleaner is required.

JOB KNOWLEDGE: Must understand and practice sound hygienic procedures, know how to operate appropriate equipment, and utilize tools in a safe and responsible fashion.


LANGUAGE:  Level 3 (good working knowledge) in English is required.
                         Level 3 (good working knowledge) in Sesotho is required. SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Basic typing skills required.

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

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.

Benefits:  Locally Employed Staff, including Members of Household (MOHs), and Third-Country

Nationals (TCNs), working at the U.S. Mission in Maseru may receive a compensation package that may include health, separation, and other benefits.

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

The HR Office assigns the pay plan at the time of the conditional offer letter.

How to Apply:  Applicants must submit a Universal Application for Employment (DS-174) which is available on the Embassy internet site at

Applications must be submitted via email at [email protected], or hand delivered to the U.S. Embassy at 254 Kingsway Avenue, Maseru, by Friday, August 9, 2019, at 13:00. Late submissions will not be accepted.