6 Fresher A’  Level Driver Job Opportunities – Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU)

Job Title:       Driver (6 Fresher A’  Level Job Opportunities)

Organization: Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU)

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reference: PAU/HR&A/093/100


About US:

The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) is a statutory body established under Section 9 of the Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production Act 2013, and in line with the National Oil and Gas Policy for Uganda which was approved in 2008. The PAU’s mandate is to monitor and regulate the exploration, development and production, together with the refining, gas conversion, transportation and storage of petroleum in Uganda. This includes ensuring that petroleum operations in Uganda are carried out in accordance with the relevant laws, regulations, guidelines, statutes and in line with international best practice for the petroleum industry.


Job Summary:  The Driver is responsible for providing reliable and safe driving services to staff of the Authority and authorized visitors, and will ensure highest standards of discretion and integrity, sense of responsibility, excellent knowledge of protocol and security in the execution of his / her duties. He/ she will demonstrate a client-oriented approach, courtesy, confidentiality, tact and ability to work with people of different national and cultural backgrounds. Additionally, he/she will be responsible for delivery or collection of mails, documents and other items on behalf of the Petroleum Authority of Uganda.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive the assigned office vehicle for official purposes such as transporting employees to carry out official field activities.
  • Keep any assigned vehicle in a clean and good state.
  • Deliver mail as and when assigned.
  • Ensure that the assigned vehicle is in perfect mechanical condition before transporting any staff or authorized visitors through regular checking of the vehicle.
  • Keep a clean record of the fuel issued / consumed and journeys made in the logbook to simplify the accountability of fuel used.
  • Ensure that routine servicing is done in time by monitoring the service mileage of the vehicle regularly.
  • Keep a tracker to ensure validity of both third party and comprehensive insurances so that they are renewed when necessary.
  • Undertake any other assignments as may be directed from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold an Advanced Level Certificate.
  • Defensive driving Certificate.
  • At least two years of driving experience in a Corporate or Public Entity.
  • Risk Management.
  • Audit planning and implementation.
  • Analytical skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Communication and report writing skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the link below.


Click Here (Register) -> Proceed to Application



  • ONLY online applications will be considered.
  • Applicants are required to scan and attach CERTIFIED copies of the required academic documents only e.g. Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A-level and O-level certificates and PLE results slip.
  • Academic documents for the successful candidates will be vetted and background checks conducted before they are considered for appointment into the Authority.
  • Only short listed and successful candidates will be contacted.
  • All appointments shall be subject to a probationary period of not more than six months and subsequent confirmation in service will be based on satisfactory performance of the individual.


Deadline: 5th December 2022 by 11:59 pm.


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Date Posted 2022-11-22
Valid Through 2022-12-05
Hiring Organization Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU)
Job Location , , Kampala, 0256, Uganda