Several Fresher UN Driver Job Opportunities – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Job Title:         Driver  (Several UN Job Opportunities)

Organisation: United
Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Duty Station: Uganda

Vacancy Notice: Internal/ External Vacancy Notice No. GJO/01/2020

Position Number: T/01/005/20

Position Grade:
G1-G2

About US:

The Office of the United
Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by
the United Nations General Assembly. UNHCR’s mandate under the Statute of the
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is to lead and
co-ordinate action for international protection to refugees; seek permanent
solutions for the problems of refugees and safeguard refugee rights and
well-being. UNHCR has an additional mandate concerning issues of statelessness,
as it is given a designated role under Article 11 of the 1961 Convention on the
Reduction of Statelessness.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

·       
Drive
UNHCR vehicles for the transport of authorized passengers, deliver, and collect
documents and other items.

·       
Meet
official personnel at airports or other locations and facilitate immigration
and customs formalities as required.

·       
Perform
day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicles; check oil, water, battery,
brakes, tires, etc. and ensure that the assigned UNHCR vehicles are road or
waterway worthy and maintained up to the established security standards.

·       
Perform
minor repairs, arrange for other repairs, and ensure that the vehicle is kept
clean.

·       
Ensure
that the steps required by rules and regulations, or other local procedures,
are taken in case of involvement in an accident.

·       
Log
official trips, daily mileage, gas consumption, oil changes, greasing, etc.

·       
Ensure
that instructions and security guidance provided by the supervisor and security
focal point are strictly followed.

·       
Ensures
valid documentation for passengers, items or cargo in vehicle.

·       
Perform
other related duties as required.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       
The
ideal candidate for the United Nations UNHCR Driver job placement should have
completed primary school education

·       
At least
two years of relevant work experience is required.

·       
Language:
Knowledge of spoken and written
English is required

Competencies

Core Competencies

·       
Accountability

·       
Communication

·       
Organizational
Awareness

·       
Teamwork
& Collaboration

·       
Commitment
to Continuous Learning

·       
Client
& Result Orientation

Cross-Functional
Competencies

·       
Analytical
Thinking

·       
Innovation
and Creativity

·       
Technological
Awareness

·       
Negotiation
and Conflict Resolution

·       
Planning
and Organizing

·       
Policy
Development and Research

·       
Political
Awareness

·       
Stakeholder
Management

·       
Change
Capability and Adaptability

How to Apply:

All interested
Ugandan nationals who wish to join the United Nations High Commissioner for
Refugees (UNHCR) in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to click on the
link below and follow the application instructions after reviewing the job
details.

Click
Here

Deadline: 31st December 2020

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