U.S. Embassy Dhaka is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of OBO Administrative Assistant. This position is temporary and will not exceed year 2020.

NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications received, we will only contact applicants who are being considered. Thank you for your understanding.

The Administrative Assistant (AA) furnishes a wide range of administrative assistance to the OBO Project Director (PD), Project Engineer (PE) and other OBO staff for the 30 million dollar CSU Dhaka project. AA shall be capable of working independently and administer OBO's resources, assist the PD on activities related to finance, procurement and supplies, computer network, shipping and travel, personnel, maintenance management for residential and official furnishings and management of OBO properties. Monitors the contractor's maintenance team.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Arts or in Commerce. (U.S. equivalent college studies.) (You must attach a copy of your bachelor’s degree certificate along with your application form.)
  • Minimum of three years of office management work.
  • Level 3 (Fluent) English and Level 4 Bangla Language is required. This may be tested.

Applicants must submit the application form & required documents either by regular mail (postal service) or, deliver by hand to the south barrier of the U.S. Embassy to be considered.

Application submission deadline: September 12, 2019

Universal Application for Employment (UAE) (Form DS-174), available on our website at (Click on Embassy, click on ‘Job at the Embassy’, will take you to “Job Openings at the Embassy”); blank application forms are also available at the south barrier of the U.S. Embassy (near the Nepalese & Vatican Embassies). Please find the full job announcement on our website at: