Driver NGO Jobs – World Vision International

Job Title:        Driver
Organisation: World
Vision International
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Project
Manager/Logistics 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 jobholder 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 Responsibilities: 
  • Drive World Vision vehicles/authorized passengers to specified
    destinations as approved by the supervisor in line with World Vision
    Vehicle Use & Management Policy.
  • The Driver will also deliver packages, goods and mails and any other
    information to specified people, places and offices in line with World
    Vision policies.
  • 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.
  • 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 using relevant documentation/forms in accordance to
    World Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy
  • Prepare and submit accurate, complete and timely vehicle monthly
    reports in line with the World Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the World Vision Driver career opportunity
    must hold an Ordinary Level Certificate with at least 2 principle passes
  • Hold a certificate in automobile mechanics is an added advantage.
  • A certificate in Defensive driving from an established driving
    school/firm is an added advantage.
  • 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 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 below.
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: 11th June 2018
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