Several Driver Job Positions – World Vision International

Job Title:      Driver (Several Job Positions)

Organisation: World Vision
Reports to: Programme
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy
Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children, families and
communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41
districts in Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of children
and we will not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with
children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all
applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible.
“Our Vision for every child, Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every
Heart, the will to make it so.”
Job Summary: The incumbent
will drive authorized passengers, transport goods and services (information)
and check the mechanical condition of the World Vision vehicle regularly and
act accordingly in line with World Vision policies
Key Duties and
  • Drive World Vision vehicles/authorized passengers to specified
    destinations as approved by the supervisor in line with World Vision
    Vehicle Use & Management Policy.
  • The
    jobholder will deliver packages, goods and mails and any other information
    to specified people, places and offices in line with World Vision
  • Physical
    inspection/check of vehicle status/condition e.g. engine oil, water, nuts,
    battery water, license, Third Party Insurance, brakes, tyre pressure etc.
    prior to any journey and carry out regular vehicle repairs e.g. correcting
    hard start, tightening bolts and nuts, topping up battery water, etc. in
    line with World Vision policy.
  • Report
    all major and minor damages and accidents on the vehicle at hand to the
    supervisor using relevant documentation/forms in accordance to World
    Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy
  • Regularly
    monitor the security of vehicle, authorized passengers and luggage in line
    with the vehicle policy.
  • Prepare
    and submit accurate, complete and timely vehicle monthly reports in line
    with the World Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy.
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The prospective World Vision Driver employee should hold an
    Ordinary Level Certificate with at least 2 principle passes
  • The
    applicant should be a certificate in automobile mechanics is an added
  • He
    /s she should also hold a certificate in Defensive driving from an
    established driving school/firm is an added advantage.
  • Previous
    experience in driving, with clean driving record of not less than 3 years,
    preferably with an NGO in northern Uganda
  • Possession
    of two or more Classes of driving permit is preferred
  • Ability
    to maintain performance expectations in diverse cultural contexts, psychologically
    stressful environments, and physical hardship conditions with limited
  • Agreement
    with World Vision Christian ethos and commitment to World Vision Core
    Values and Mission Statement
  • Computer
    literacy skills especially in Ms Word and Excel and use of Internet
  • Ability
    to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously and able to drive
    long distance and for long hours.
NB: This vacancy is open
to Ugandan nationals only.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by
visiting World Vision International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link
Please follow instructions on How to Create Account and Profile at
World Vision’s e-recruitment portal. 
Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 28th
August, 2016
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