Driver SESIL Programme Jobs – Mott MacDonald

Job Title:  Driver

Organisation: Mott

Duty Station:

About US:

 Mott MacDonald
is a leading, employee-owned global management, engineering and development
consultancy with £1 billion revenue and more than 14,000 staff working in 140
countries for both the public and private sectors. Our International
Development Services Unit, IDS, operates portfolios within the international
development sectors of Environment, Climate, Water, Roads, Rural & Urban
Development, Education, Health, Social and Economic Development in over 40
countries. Together we implement and manage projects in developing countries
and emerging economies around the world, supporting national governments and
municipalities in policy, planning, project design and delivery. We are
committed to support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and to
provide our expertise to improve the lives of people in need.

About SESIL Programme:

SESIL (Strengthening
Education Systems for Improved Learning), is a four-year education programme
designed to improve the quality and equity of measurable learning outcomes at
lower primary level in Uganda.  SESIL will do this by strengthening
the systems needed to manage and raise the performance of four key drivers of
learning outcomes: teachers, schools, districts, and assessment and

Job Summary:  The incumbent will be tasked with the provision
of driver/ transport assistant services to the SESIL team.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Routine check-up of the vehicles;
    routine check-up to include but not limited to oil, brake function, water,
    lights & tire condition and the like
  • Strictly observe Traffic Rules and
    Regulation and maximum speed limit as prescribed by the laws of Uganda
  • Maintain assigned vehicles; always keep
    clean and in good condition, necessary maintenance such as washing and /or
    cleaning and servicing of assigned vehicles shall be done and scheduled
    properly for the convenience
  • During the waiting time either inside or
    outside of the company’s premises, the driver shall always stop the engine
    and electric power of assigned vehicles to save consumption of fuel
  • Drive the company vehicles safely and
    comfortably and must exercise defensive driving while on the road to
    prevent accident. Reckless driving shall be sufficient ground for driver’s
    recall and consequently be a cause of termination
  • The driver shall observe strictly the
    company rules and regulation, policies and directives and instruction of
    the Company
  • Assist in monitoring vehicle movements
    to ensure that company vehicles are properly assigned, routes logged and
    driver time accounted for and that at closing time for regular working
    hours, all vehicles are parked at the designated parking area
  • It is the sole responsibility of the
    driver to monitor expiration and renewal of his driver’s license, PMO and
    Insurance without causing any inconvenience to the client or the company
  • Fuel and necessary expenses for the
    maintenance shall be at the account of the company
  • Any other duties as required by your

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate must hold a valid
    driver’s license with extensive driving experience
  • Previous commercial driving experience,
    or have graduated from an accredited commercial driving school.
  • Ability to read and write in English and
    perform simple mathematical calculations.
  • Mental ability to handle receipts; read
    maps, road signs, maintain journey log etc.
  • Working knowledge of vehicle safety and
    control systems.
  • Demonstrable defensive driving
  • Basic routine maintenance and road
    handling skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Willingness to be proactive, responsive
    and flexible to changing requirements of the project
  • Willingness to be flexible and
    contribute to the company in other duties as required

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are invited to apply direct via the careers
website of Mott MacDonald at the web lick below. Please create an account and
submit a curriculum vitae and application letter.


Deadline: 2nd August 2019

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