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"Casablanca -2020-038" Vacancy Details


Announcement Number:
Casablanca -2020-038
Hiring Agency:
Consulate General Casablanca
Position Title:
Information Management Specialist
Open Period:
01/07/2021 - 01/21/2021


Vacancy Time Zone:
LE - 1805 10
MAD MAD377,825 - MAD MAD377,825
Work Schedule:
Full-time - Full time 40 hours per week
Promotion Potential:
Duty Location(s):
1 Vacancy in

Casablanca, MO
Telework Eligible:
For More Info:
HR Section


Hiring Path:
• Open to the public
Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency:
All Interested Applicants / All sources

For USEFM - FP is**.  Actual FP salary determined by Washington D.C.
Security Clearance Required:
Public Trust - Background Investigation
Appointment Type
Appointment Type Details:
Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period
Marketing Statement:

We encourage you to read and understand the Eight (8) Qualities of Overseas Employees before you apply.


The work schedule for this position is:

  • Full Time (40 number of hours per week)

Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time (4-8 weeks) of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.

Supervisory Position:
Relocation Expenses Reimbursed:
Travel Required:
Not Required


The incumbent serves as the Senior Systems Manager, with responsibilities for managing the U.S. Consulate General's OpenNet, Dar America and computer related connected at the Consul General's residence. Supporting all unclassified U.S. Government owned and operated computers that make up the DoS OpeNet Local Area Network (LAN) to include supporting all constituent U.S. government agencies assigned to the U.S. Consulate General Casablanca. The incumbent reports directly to the Information Program Officer for the day-to-day operations of the unclassified network. The Senior Systems Manager directly supervises the Computer Management Assistant, Telephone Operator and Mail room Clerk.

Qualifications and Evaluations


EXPERIENCE:  At least five years performing progressively more responsible work of a programming technical or administrative nature in the telecommunication field and must have at least one year of supervisory experience in an Information Technology related position.



Education Requirements:

  • A university degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Resource Management is required.



  • English Level IV ( Fluency) speaking/reading is required. (This will be tested)

  • French Level IV ( Fluency) speaking/reading is required. (This may be tested)

  • Arabic Level IV (Fluency) speaking/reading is required. (This may be tested)


  • Requires skills in use of technical and administrative reference material in support of management responsibilities including: telecommunication systems design, equipment procurement, and financial and personnel management. 

  • Must possess a good understanding of the priorities of telecommunication and computer operations management and expert technical skills to diagnose and resolve problems, minimizing downtime and maximizing capabilities of computer systems.

  • Requires interpersonal skills to resolve customer service and personnel issues

  • Supervisory skills are required for systems operations and other ISC and R/T support staff

  • Require the ability to explain complex issues to management and personnel outside the telecommunication and computer field on such issues as workload prioritization and systems limitations, personnel support.


EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO):  The U.S. Mission 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.


Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time (two months) of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.

Benefits and Other Info

Agency Benefits:

For EFMs, benefits should be discussed with the Human Resources Office.

The pay plan is assigned at the time of the conditional offer letter by the HR Office.

Other Information:

HIRING PREFERENCE SELECTION PROCESS:  Applicants in the following hiring preference categories are extended a hiring preference in the order listed below.  Therefore, it is essential that these applicants accurately describe their status on the application. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not eligible for a hiring preference.


  1. AEFM / USEFM who is a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran*


  3. FS on LWOP and CS with reemployment rights **

* IMPORTANT:  Applicants who claim status as a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran must submit a copy of their most recent DD-214 (“Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty”), equivalent documentation, or certification.  A “certification” is any written document from the armed forces that certifies the service member is expected to be discharged or released from active duty service in the armed forces under honorable conditions within 120 days after the certification is submitted by the applicant. The certification letter should be on letterhead of the appropriate military branch of the service and contain (1) the military service dates including the expected discharge or release date; and (2) the character of service.  Acceptable documentation must be submitted in order for the preference to be given. 

** This level of preference applies to all Foreign Service employees on LWOP and CS with re-employment rights back to their agency or bureau.

For more information (i.e., what is an EFM, USEFM, AEFM, MOH, etc.?) and for additional employment considerations, please visit the following link.

How to Apply

How to Apply:

All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a local security certification clearance. 

To apply for this position click the “Submit Application” button.  For more information on how to apply visit the Mission Morocco internet site.

Required Documents:

Please provide the required documentation listed below with your application:

  • University degree (not transcript)

  • Language Scores (if available)

  • DD-214 - Member Copy 4, Letter from Veterans’ Affairs, or other supporting documentation (if applicable)

  • SF-50 (if applicable)

Next Steps:

Applicants who are invited to take a language or skills test, or who are selected for an interview will be contacted via email. 

For further information - the complete position description listing all of the duties, responsibilities, required qualifications, etc. may be obtained by contacting the Human Resources Office.

Thank you for your application and your interest in working at the U.S. Mission in Morocco.