Driver NGO Jobs – Malteser International

Job Title:     Driver

Organisation: Malteser

Duty Station: Uganda

About US:

International, the worldwide relief agency of the Order of Malta for
humanitarian aid, works in more than 20 countries in Africa, Asia and the Americas
for people in need, regardless of their religion, origin or political
affiliation. Its mission is to provide emergency relief as well as to implement
rehabilitation measures and to facilitate the link between emergency relief and
sustainable development. Christian values and the humanitarian principles of
impartiality and independence form the basis of its work in the following
areas: Relief, Reconstruction & Rehabilitation; Health & Nutrition;
Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH); Livelihood & Social Programs and
Disaster Risk Reduction.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Ensures provision
of reliable and secure driving services.

  • Ensure the respect of the Ugandan traffic law while driving MI
  • Follow the Line Manager’s planning and instructions.
  • Carry out office out-door messenger related duties.
  • Keep all personal documents as well as those of the vehicle with you
    and check that they are valid (driving licence, insurance paper)
  • Fill in the Log book every day according to MI procedures.
  • Respect MI security rules.

Ensure the
maintenance of the vehicle with respect to MI vehicle management

  • Carry out daily checks before starting up the vehicle (oil level;
    water level; pressure of the tires        
  • Wash the car when needed and upon request from line manager.
  • Make sure that the security tool box and first aid kit are complete
    and on board.
  • Inform the line manager when service is necessary.
  • Solve minor technical problems.
  • Inform the logistics department of any major repairs to be carried out.
  • Record all the maintenance done in the log book of each vehicle

Ensure the respect
of the departure and arrival time of your movement.

  • Inspect and prepare the vehicle the day before departure so as to be
    on time.
  • Prepare additional equipment to be brought along according to the
    needs (fuel, stickers, flags, tools, medical kit).
  • Guarantee the good loading and unloading of the car and goods in an
    appropriate way.
  • Know the area map, especially MI staff houses, INGOs offices and
    relevant partners’ offices.
  • Ensure that non MI staff sign a Waiver of Liability form.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The Malteser International Driver should possess a UCE
  • At least two (2) years’ experience as a driver with an INGO.
  • Hold a clean and valid Driving permit with DL class
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good command of the English language
  • Must be a resident of Arua
  • Defensive driving added advantage
  • Experience working in Westnile Region is an added advantage

How to Apply:

Please kindly submit
your application (CV, letter of motivation, copies of diplomas and three
professional references) to

Deadline: 11th July 2019

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