UN Driver Jobs – International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Job Title:        Driver
Organization: International
Organization for Migration (IOM)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Senior
About US:
Established in 1951,
International Organization for Migration (IOM) is the leading
inter-governmental organization in the field of migration and works closely
with governmental, intergovernmental and non-governmental partners. IOM is
dedicated to promoting humane and orderly migration for the benefit of all. It
does so by providing services and advice to governments and migrants.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Drive IOM office vehicle(s) in a manner which fully adheres to the
    laws of Uganda, which provides safety and security to IOM staff, is
    considerate to other road users and which preserves the condition of the
  • Ensure absolute adherence to IOM’s rules and regulations in respect
    to the use of vehicles including informing management of any unauthorized
    use of the vehicles, theft or misuse of fuel, theft of car parts or other
    items kept in the car.
  • Manage the day-to-day maintenance of the vehicle to ensure
    roadworthiness of the vehicles. This includes daily check of tyres,
    brakes, engine oil, fan belt etc.
  • Assist with minor repairs and ensure that the vehicles are kept
  • Make sure that the vehicles undertake regular service intervals.
  • Make sure the vehicles always have full tank prior to departure for
    field trips.
  • Find the most direct routing over the best available roads to the
  • Ensure that the IOM vehicle(s) is used only for official/authorised
    business, reporting any abuse of the vehicle by other IOM staff members
    (or other person) to the supervisor AND to the Chief of Mission
  • Ensure daily cleaning of IOM vehicle(s) of both exterior and
  • Obligatory filling of the vehicle log sheet each day.
  • Maintain a high degree of confidentiality regarding discussion
    overheard while in the vehicle or when undertaking confidential tasks
    allocated by a relevant authority
  • Collect and deliver mail / documents as assigned by relevant
  • Observe traffic rules and regulations as well as IOM’s regulations
    in case of involvement of in a traffic accident.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by a relevant authority.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Driver job
    opportunity should hold a high school degree/Certificate with two years of
    relevant experience or completed a bachelor’s degree from an accredited
  • Valid and clean driving license (A,B, DL,DM and DH classes)
  • Basic knowledge of maintenance and repairs is an added advantage
  • Good knowledge and working experience with VHF radios
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office applications
Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their updated resumes with
three references electronically to hruganda@iom.int. The subject of your
email should be the Reference Number and Position Title i.e. “SVN: 08/06/018
Driver.” Please ensure that send your attachments as ONE DOCUMENT in PDF. The
title of your attachment should be your full name.
NB: Since
the system is automated, if you do not follow the above mentioned instruction
your application may be missed by the system.
Deadline: 15th July 2018 by 12:00pm
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