Chauffeur (Guard) Entry Level

US Embassy, Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Views:747 Deadline: 2018-05-23
  • Nos. of Opening :
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Completion of primary school is required.
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Security Services
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

U.S. Mission, Nepal


The American Embassy in Kathmandu is seeking an individual for the position of Chauffeur (Guard).

Announcement Number : Kathmandu-2018-020
Position Title : Chauffeur (Guard)
Opening Period : May 9, 2018 to May 23, 2018
Series/Grade : FSN-03 (N-0710)
For More Info

: Human Resources Office, E-mail Address :

Who May Apply : All Interested Candidates/ All Sources

The work schedule for this position is:

• Full Time (number of hours per week – e.g. 48 hours per week)


Chauffeur (Guard) are responsible for operation and basic maintenance of Local Guard Force (LGF) vehicles for Mobile Patrol, personnel transportation, and general logistics. They also perform ordinary Guard services to safeguard U.S. Government property and/or personnel, and occasionally, while under supervision, perform duties assigned to the next higher level in the Guard Force. Employees in these positions shall drive vehicles and perform the simple security assignments within the Guard Force. Chauffeur (Guard) must be available to perform shift work in uniform 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year at any US Government facility or residence in the Kathmandu Valley, as assigned. Chauffeur (Guard) shall be on call, except when on annual leave.

General Requirements:

Qualifications and Evaluations

EDUCATION: Completion of primary school is required.


EXPERIENCE: A minimum of two years of work experience as a driver is required. At least one year experience as a security guard in police, military, embassies or a commercial security services is required


LANGUAGE: Level II (Limited Knowledge) Speaking/Reading/Writing English is required. Level III (Good Working Knowledge) Speaking/Reading Nepali language is required. English language ability will be tested.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES: The ability to exercise sound judgment in recognizing and acting on incidents, and the ability to work for prolonged periods of time outdoors in inclement weather in exposed or semi-exposed posts are required. A valid Nepali driver’s Class “B” license (Car, Jeep, Delivery Van) is required. Driving skills will be tested.

How to Apply:


Applications must be completed and submitted through Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA). To view the vacancy announcement and apply directly, please visit:

For information on ERA and instructions on how to apply, please visit the ERA information page in our internet site at

Paper or e-mailed applications are not accepted.



Organization Summary

The mission of the U.S. Embassy in Nepal is to assist Nepal’s development as a peaceful, prosperous, and democratic nation that contributes positively to regional stability.  In pursuit of this goal, the United States encourages multi-party democracy, including respect for human rights and the rule of law, and sustainable, market-oriented, and private-sector-led economic development.

Industry Type Embassy / Diplomatic Agency
Location Kathmandu
Organization Size
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