Assistant Divisional Fire Officer (x2)

Vacancies Announcement (Internal And External): Advertisement No. 1 Of 2022


The Local Government Service Commission is established under Article 228 (1) of the Constitution of Zambia (Amendment) Act No 2 of 2016. The

Commission, in accordance with Section 16 (1) of the Service Commissions Act No. 10 of 2016 is mandated with the responsibility of overseeing all

human resource matters in all Local Authorities in so far as they relate to recruitments, appointments, confirmations, promotions, transfers, separations,

discipline, appeals, training, setting of professional standards within 116 Local Authorities and over and above devising policy on any matter that relates to

the regulation of the Local Government Service.

The Local Government Service Commission in this regard invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions in

various Local Authorities across the Country.

Locations: –

– Zimba (01), Kazungula (01)

Salary Scale: Lgss/10

Department: Engineering

Job Purpose

Coordinates effectively the provision of fire services in order to prevent

loss of life and destruction of property by fire.


Department: Engineering

Job Purpose

  • To supervise and undertake the operations of the mechanical
  • workshop in order to ensure the repair and maintenance of the
  • council’s fleet of vehicles and machinery.

Main Requirements

(a) Minimum Secondary Education

  • Form V/Grade 12 School Certificate with Five (5) Credits or
  • better

(b) Minimum Vocational/Professional Qualifications

  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Must be a Member of EIZ

(c) Minimum Relevant Pre-job Experience

  • Entry level

Local Government Service Commission

P.O BOX 36931