NGO Driver Jobs – World Vision International

Job Title:        Driver
Organisation: World Vision
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Project Manager
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 Driver will
provide support to ensure the timely/quality implementation of field-level
programmatic activities and sponsorship performance in line with targets and
partnership standards and managed in a manner that contributes to sustained and
improved child wellbeing.
Key Duties and
  • Drive World Vision vehicles/authorized
    passengers to specified destinations as approved by the supervisor in line
    with World Vision vehicle usage policy.
  • The jobholder will deliver packages, goods
    and mails and any other information to specified people, places and
    offices in line with World Vision policies.
  • Check the 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.
  • Keenly monitor the security of vehicle,
    authorized passengers and luggage in line with the vehicle policy.
  • Report all major and minor damages and
    accidents on the vehicle at hand to the supervisor in line with World
    Vision vehicle policies
  • Prepare and submit vehicle monthly reports
    in line with the World Vision Vehicle Policy.
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The ideal candidate for the World Vision Driver
    job opportunity must hold an Advanced Level Certificate with at least 2
    principle passes
  • Possession of a certificate in automobile
    mechanics is an added advantage.
  • A certificate in Defensive driving from an
    established driving school/firm is an added advantage.
  • A minimum of three years of driving experience
    with clean driving record preferably with an NGO
  • Minimum driving class is DL. 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 resources.
  • Agreement with World Vision Christian
    ethos and commitment to World Vision Core Values and Mission Statement
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: 19th May 2017

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