Jobs at the Embassy

Thank you for considering the U.S. Mission to Jamaica as a potential employer. The United States government offers a wide variety of challenging and exciting employment opportunities in Jamaica and throughout the rest of the world.

The Human Resources (HR) Office in Kingston has overall responsibility for the management of the Employment Program for all agencies represented in the Mission. For your convenience, vacancy announcements for positions at the Embassy and other Consular Agencies throughout Jamaica are advertised on this webpage to help you access information on employment opportunities.

The selection of available jobs changes often, and sometimes there are no vacancies.  If you find a vacancy that interests you, simply download the information and follow the instructions for applying.

See information below on Vacancy Announcement:

Definitions and Additional Employment Considerations
Eight Qualities of Overseas Employees

U.S. Mission                                    U.S. Embassy/Kingston
Announcement Number:               Kingston-2019- V016-R
Position Title:                                 Public Health Specialist, Management Information Systems
Opening Period:                            March 13, 2019 – March 27, 2019
Series/Grade:                                 LE 550 10/FP-05*
Salary:                                            (J$) 4,675,908/ (US$) 45, 319*
For More Info:                               E-mail Address: hrokingstonjobs@state.gov or call 702-6150
Who May Apply:                            All Interested Applicants/All Sources

Solicitation:  V012 – 2019
Issuance date: February 22, 2019
Closing Date /Time for receipt of offers: March 8, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.
Position Title: Mission Director Chauffeur/Clerk (FSN-5)
 Market value:  JA$ 1,492,685 – JA$ 2,164,389 equivalent to FSN -5
In accordance with AIDAR Appendix J and the Local Compensation Plan of USAID/Jamaica. Final compensation will be negotiated within the listed market value.
 Period of Performance:  Contract of 5 years, renewable pending approval and need for the position and the availability of funds
 Place of Performance:  Kingston/Jamaica

U.S. Mission                                    U.S. Embassy/Kingston
Announcement Number:               Kingston-2019- V009
Position Title:                                 Project Management Specialist (HIV/AIDS)
Opening Period:                             February 13, 2019 – March 6, 2019
Series/Grade:                                 FSN-12*
Salary:                                            JMD$ 6,642,480 – JMD$ 9,963,721 in accordance with AIDAR Appendix J and the Local Compensation Plan. Final compensation will be negotiated within the listed market value.
For More Info:                               Knetia Landells-Wiggan, e-mail to jmjobs@usaid.gov
Who May Apply:                            All Interested Applicants/All Sources