Several Driver Job Opportunities – Yauga General Merchants limited (YGM)

Job Title:   Drivers

Yauga General Merchants limited (YGM)

Duty Station:

Reports to: Ware
House and Logistic Officer

About US:

Yauga General
Merchants limited (YGM) is a global Company with its head office in Kampala.
With the aim of the Board of Directors and Management to employ qualified,
innovative and energetic professionals and support staff to execute the mandate
of the Company to take a lead role in developing large scale mechanised modern
agriculture in Northern Uganda. As we look forward to Increased quality distribution
of goods in the area and become a lead agency for Distribution in Uganda.

Job Summary:  The purpose of this position is to perform
tasks related to driving YGM vehicles entrusted to you in a safe and economical
manner in conjunction with YGM policy and the traffic laws and regulations of
Uganda in Arua Office

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

·       Always ensure
safety of passengers & luggage by observing speed limits, use of seat
proper communication and
use of YGM travel guidelines.

·       Maintain
vehicles allocated in sound mechanical condition by washing and/or cleaning of
and ensure that
vehicles are fueled and serviced promptly

·       Report any
faults and/or breakdowns and accidents immediately and e
nsure First Aid Kits are complete and spare
& tools are in allocated vehicle.

·       Ensure that all
vehicles have log sheets and pen to maintain accurate vehicle records to ensure
that all trips, fuel fill-ups, time and
mileage readings are recorded.

·       Submit all vehicle log sheets as and when
required and check vehicle on daily basis and submit check list report.

·       Check on vehicle
comprehensive and 3rd party insurance and ensure that vehicle comprehensive
and 3rd party insurance is valid, Inform
Transport Controller 2 weeks in advance of renewals.

·       Road test and
certify all vehicles from the garages

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       The ideal
applicant should have at least O level Certificate
with 3 Years Driving and Mechanical

·       Certificates/Licenses:
Class A, B, CM, and DM Driver’s License.

·       Effective
inter-personal skills and consensus-building., Demonstrated experience of
integrity and

·       Self-reliance
and an a
bility to work in a
challenging and demanding environment and demonstrated experience of integrity
and professionalism.

·       Ability to work
in partnership with local communities and NGOs as appropriate and understanding
of the geographical area of assignment.

·       Fluency in oral
and written English and local language.

·       Service-oriented
with focus on meeting customer needs

·       Well-organized
and able to manage multiple tasks.

·       Very good
negotiation and relationship mana

·       Proactive,
resourceful, solutions-oriented and results-oriented

How to Apply:

All interested
candidates should send their applications including a cover letter, update copy
resume with 3
referees and Copies of academic documents (in one document) addressed to the HR Manager, Yauga
Merchants Limited to & copy .
Kindly indicate Drivers in the subject line of the email.

Due to the COVID-19
pandemic only online applications shall be considered. Only shortlisted
candidates will be conducted By YGM. Any form of lobbying and canvassing will
lead to automatic disqualification. Women are encouraged to apply. YGM is an
Equal Opportunity Employer.

Deadline: 10th
August 2020

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