Job Title: Drivers (5 Job Opportunities)
Organisation: University Research Co., LLC (URC)
Project: Strengthening Uganda's Systems for Treating Aids Nationally (SUSTAIN) – USAID Funded
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
University Research Co., LLC (URC), a US-based public health organization working in Uganda since 2005, is implementing the USAID-funded Strengthening Uganda's Systems for Treating AIDS Nationally (SUSTAIN) project. The project supports delivery of quality HIV prevention, treatment, care and laboratory services at selected referral and general hospitals.
Job Summary: The Driver will be responsible for the safe transportation of staff members to execute their duties, maintain timely schedule set by program staff, deliver/pick mail, project materials, equipment and supplies, keep the vehicle in a good mechanical condition and ensure vehicle is prepared for long trips on rough terrain I prior to field visits, maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle, ensure that the first aid kit is in place and stocked at all times, complete the vehicle log book on a daily basis, ensure adherence and compliance of rules and regulations outlined in URC vehicle use policies.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
- The Driver should hold an O-level Certificate with relevant training.
- Knowledge of mechanics is preferred.
- Possession of a Valid Driver's License
- At least four (4) years driving experience and 2 years experience in project related work.
- Familiar with all terrain in Uganda.
- Fluent written and spoken English
- Able to work with an international/multi-cultural team.
- High level of integrity, Honest and
Trustworthy and Flexible.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of academic credentials and contact information for three (3) professional references & clearly indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line to:
Human Resource Coordinator, University Research Co., LLC — Centre for Human Services, Plot 7 Ntinda View Crescent, Naguru P.O Box 28745, Kampala, Uganda E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (Not more than 3MB)
NB: Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Please indicate the position you are applying for on the envelop and subject of the email.
Deadline: Friday 19th July 2013 by 12:00 pm