Mechanical Engineer

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Mechanical Engineer, All Interested Applicants

The work schedule for this position is Full Time (40 hours per week)

Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time of receipt of a confirmed offer of employment.

Salary: (XOF) CFA21,897,069 – (XOF) CFA21,897,069/Per Year

Series/Grade: LE – 1105 – 11

Agency: Embassy Bamako

Position Info:

Location: Bamako, ML

Close Date: (MM/DD/YYYY) 03/01/2022



Under the supervision of the Senior Building Engineer, the Mechanical Engineer is responsible for maintaining all of the components of the U.S. Embassy Bamako Mechanical Systems including the Building Automation System, Chiller Plant, Air Handling Units, Variable Air Volume (VAV) System, the Potable Water treatment plant and distribution system, Sanitary Sewage and storm water management systems, the irrigation system, the swimming pool equipment, and the Oil Water Separator Systems.  Responsibilities include supervision of the posts maintenance staff that maintains all mechanical equipment and systems throughout the New Embassy Compound/New Consulate Compound (NEC/NCC) office, residential and ancillary buildings, and the grounds.

Qualifications and Evaluations

EXPERIENCE: Must have a minimum of five years’ experience working as a project engineer / engineer at a manufacturing plant, major resort, hospital, office complex or a large university/school system managing a preventative maintenance program that incorporates and utilizes a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to track scheduled and unscheduled maintenance requests and their related expenses.  The incumbents work experience must demonstrate a progression of increased responsibility throughout their career, including developing scopes of work, construction documents (plans and specifications) and cost estimates for new construction projects, building repairs, equipment overhauls, and equipment replacement schedules.  In addition, the candidate should have a minimum of one year experience in management and supervisory.


Must know mechanical theory including the laws of thermodynamics and how to size mechanical equipment.  Must know basic electrical theory to troubleshoot problems with mechanical system controls.  Must know how to diagnose mechanical problems and what materials and equipment will be needed to facilitate the repairs.  Must know how to work safely on mechanical equipment and components. Must have knowledge of sourcing materials and/or service support for mechanical systems.  Must have detailed technical knowledge of the all related mechanical systems.

Education Requirements:
Completion of Secondary Education required.    The completion of a 4-year Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent, in Mechanical Engineering, or simliar engineering degree that is close in degree course requirements, from an accredited university program is required.  To be acceptable, the curriculum must: (1) be in a school of engineering with at least one curriculum accredited or equivalent by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), or an equivalent host-country engineering board, as a professional engineering curriculum.

English: Good Working Knowledge – Written/Speaking/Reading is required. In order to translate local technical information, contract documents, and correspondences from the local language into English for the Senior/Deputy Facility Manager.

This may be tested.

French: Fluent – Written/Speaking/Reading is required. In order to communicate with local contractors and other LE Staff.

This may be tested.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES: The incumbent must be able to read and interpret mechanical drawings, schematics, equipment schedules, construction documents, and operations & maintenance manuals.  The incumbent must have good computer skills, able to use and navigate through the Microsoft Office Software including Outlook, Word, and Excel and data base entry.  The incumbent will be proficient with mechanical engineering drafting, engineering management software, and scheduling. Must be capable of reviewing drawings for code compliance, and have the ability to create mechanical engineering cost estimates.  The incumbent must be skilled at drafting detailed and concise.  The incumbent must be able to work independently and develop short- and long-range work plans for self and others, prioritizing assignments.  The incumbent must be skilled at drafting detailed and concise written reports.  A driver’s license for a minimum of five (5) years with a clean driving record is required.  Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Must be highly organized.

All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications. Fully-qualified Third Country Nationals (TCNs) may apply for this position.  If selected, employment will be subject to obtaining a work and residency permits.
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