Job Vacancies at American Embassy, Lusaka Zambia

The following employment opportunities are now available at the American Embassy, Lusaka:

  1. Roving Administrative Assistant (The closing date for receiving applications is Thursday, February 16, 2012).
  2. Gardener (The closing date for receiving applications is Wednesday, February 8, 2012).
  3. Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) Advisor (The closing date for receiving applications is Tuesday, February 7, 2012).

If you meet ALL of the required qualifications and are eligible for the position, we encourage you to submit an application to:

The American Embassy,
Human Resources Office,
Eastern end of Kabulonga Road,
Ibex Hill,
P.O. Box 31617,
Lusaka, 10101.

Our new location:
Ibex Hill Road
Tel: +260 (0) 211-357-000, Ext. 7153
Fax: +260 (0) 211-357-224.

If you are calling about an emergency and the above number is not working, use our mobile phone number: +260 966-877-805.

Interested and qualified candidates must submit the following by close of business before or on the closing date of the announcement, or the application will NOT be considered:

  1. An application for US Federal Employment (DS-0174), if currently employed by a USG Agency, OR
  2. A current curriculum vitae with a covering letter plus any other documentation that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed.

Please note that unsolicited applications will not be considered.

Point of Contact: Human Resources Office, +260 (0) 211-357-000, Ext 7153.

Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

30 thoughts on “Job Vacancies at American Embassy, Lusaka Zambia

  1. I am a second year student at the University of Zambia Studying Special Education(evening classes).I hold an Advanced Diploma in Human Rights from Nipa..please kindly inform me if there are any vacancies at the e-mail address is and my number is 0977264421. Thank you.


    When inviting people for interviews, please, give them enough time for them to prepair and make it in time because some of us are currently working with other NGOs.

    It happened to me only last month when I was called to attend the MCC CHAUFFEUR interviews, I was just given a less than one day notice. The invitation came at around 11:00am to say I was required for the same at 08:00am the very following day! Unfortunately for me, I was far out on a field trip on duty. It would require, at least, more than one day of travel for me to make it in time for the interview. So, I missed the important opportunity and felt bad!

    I am not criticizing, so don’t take it like that, but I am making an appeal to the US Embassy to look at it from the good side and consider it favourably next time and help prevent leaving out the best candidates who might fail to make it for the reason above – the same reason I failed to make it.

    Thank you and, please, My high regards to you all,

    Geoffrey Kanyenge.

  3. Hello is there any vacancy in the Information Technology department.I have a diploma in IMIS άη∂ I would really like to work for the American Embassy.

  4. My name is kasamba choobe.are there jobs in ur organisation in da fleet or transport a member of CILT zambia and a holder of logistics. And transport certificate and 23 female my cell is 0976122959

  5. Hi,My name Imran Shafter Muchindu,Iam a holder a certficate in Electrical and Electronics (Technician) looking for a job at your embassy.If any vaccancy please you can reach me my E-mail add: or +260 977 153 567.I will always be grateful if you can alert me of any vaccancy.
    Kind regards

  6. Am a qualified storeman ,and would want to work for the organisation.I have a Diploma in Purchasing & Supply.Kindly keep me informed for any developments in this field.
    Thank you.

  7. Am looking forward to work with the Embassy,I have a clean drivers licence,classes of C and CE,with twenty four years driving experience on Zambian roads.( Formally worked with VIPs,Delegates).if a vaccance is available,my contact numbers; 0967/ 0977/ 0955874482 thank you.

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  9. hi,american embassy has been one of my dream organizations I used to follow up on your vacancies especially in 2012/13 then stopped due to no response but then I’ve started again because of my dream I would really love to work for org am a Diploma holder in accountancy but I can join you even for the lowest position what is important to me is being inside then the rest can follow, I am currently for Children International Zambia as a clerk whose mission is to improve the children from poverty, health, education into self reliant youths. looking forward to your favorable response. My contact no. 0979 462379. Thanking you in advance.

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  11. My biggest dream to work for a big an well recognised Embasssy such as the American Embassy…Ever single never just go by without seeing myself in your Embassy…i bet u can just accord me an opportunity to work in your embassy. to all those wishing to work for American Embassy my advise to you is that if you cannot see yourself working this big firm as at now then tou will never work it.just have faith…and say ALL IS WELL!!!!!!!!!