Job Opportunities at the Embassy

We are hiring!


Thank you for your interest in employment with U.S. Embassy Colombo. Positions listed below are open to all applicants who are legally eligible to work in Sri Lanka. Please review the vacancy notice thoroughly to ensure that your qualifications meet all of the requirements. Pay particular attention to requirements for education, work experience, and language skills. We are not able to consider applicants who do not meet all requirements.

To view a current list of available positions at the U.S. Embassy in Colombo and to apply online, please visit:Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA)

PAPER OR E-MAILED APPLICATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.

Current Vacancies in the U.S. Embassy

Position Title Position Description (PD) Vacancy Closing Date
Travel Supervisor PD: Travel Supervisor 02/05/2020
Resource Coordination Specialist
PD : Resource Coordination Specialist 01/31/2020
Engineering Technician (Building Automated Systems) (Female/Male)

[For candidates who have completed four (4) year Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent, in Mechanical/Electrical/General Engineering or Computerized systems, control and sensor technology WITH minimum of five (5) years field experience in the operation and maintenance of a building automation system (BAS), including computer and microprocessor control system installation and programming.]

PD : Engineering Technician (Building Automated Systems) (Female/Male) 02/12/2020
Engineering Technician (Building Automated Systems) (Female/Male)

[For candidates who have completed G.C.E. Advanced Level (Candidate must have obtained at least simple passes for a minimum if two main subjects) and at least two (2) years of full-time study at college/university studies WITH minimum of five (7) years field experience in the operation and maintenance of a building automation system (BAS), including computer and microprocessor control system installation and programming.]

PD : Engineering Technician (Building Automated Systems) (Female/Male) 02/12/2020
Maintenance Mechanic- Plumbing (Female/Male) PD : Maintenance Mechanic- Plumbing (Female/Male) 02/12/2020
HVAC Technician (Female/Male) PD : HVAC Technician (Female/Male) 02/12/2020
Electrician (Female/Male) PD : Electrician  (Female/Male) 02/12/2020

 

The below video guide will help you to use ERA effectively. Subtitles are available in English, Sinhala, and Tamil. Please select your preferred language through ‘setting’ tab of the video.

 

The U.S. Mission to Sri Lanka and Maldives 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.