Job Title: Driver (2 Job Placements)
Organisation: University Research Co., LLC (URC)
Project Name: Strengthening Uganda's Systems for Treating AIDS Nationally (SUSTAIN) Project
Duty Station: Gulu RRH and Arua RRH, Uganda
University Research Co., LLC (URC) is a global company dedicated to improving the quality of health care, social services, and health education worldwide. With a non-profit affiliate, the Center for Human Services (CHS), URC manages projects in over 45 countries, including the United States.
About USAID SUSTAIN Project:
University Research Co., LLC (URC) is implementing the USAID-funded Strengthening Uganda's Systems for Treating AIDS Nationally (SUSTAIN) project. The USAID SUSTAIN Project ending December 2016 supports delivery of quality HIV prevention, treatment, care and laboratory services at selected regional referral and general hospitals.
Job Summary: The incumbent will safely drive staff members to execute their duties, maintain timely schedule set by staff, deliver/ pick mail, project materials, equipment and supplies, keep the vehicle in a good mechanical condition and ensure the vehicle is prepared for long trips on rough terrain prior to field visits, maintain 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 applicants for the Driver jobs must hold an O-Level Certificate with relevant training. Working knowledge of mechanics is an added advantage.
- Hold a valid driver’s license.
- A minimum of four years driving experience and two years’ experience in project related work in a reputable organization.
- Familiar with all terrain in Uganda.
- Able to work with an international/ multi-cultural team.
- High level of integrity, honest, trustworthy and flexible.
- Fluent written and spoken English.
NB: The applicant should be ready to start work on 27th June (Immediately).
How to Apply:
All applicants should send their cover letters, curriculum vita, copies of academic credentials and contact information for three professional references and indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line addressed to:
Human Resource & Administration Coordinator,
University Research Co., LLC - Centre for Human Services,
Plot 7 Ntinda View Crescent, Naguru P.O Box 28745 Kampala, Uganda
E-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org (Not more than 3MB)
Deadline: Friday 17th June 2016 by 12:00 pm
NB: While we thank all applicants for showing interest, only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Please indicate the location you are applying to in the subject of your application.
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