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Driver/ Administration Assistant Job Vacancies - GIZ

Job Title:   Driver/ Administration Assistant (Strengthening Human Rights Component)   
Organization: GIZ
Duty Station:  Kampala , Uganda
Reports To: Head of Component
Ref. NO: GIZ-SHR/D/012003

About US:
Deutsche Gesellschaft fiir Internationale Zusammenareit (GIZ) GmbH is a federal Enterprise that supports the German Government in achieving its objectives international cooperation for sustainable development. GIZ offers workable, sustainable and effective solutions in political, economic and social change processes. GIZ operates in more than 120 countries worldwide. The German cooperation with Uganda started in 1964 and GIZ has been operational in several sectors since then.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Safely and responsibly performing all official travel using official vehicles.
·       Regularly servicing and looking after official vehicles.
·       Taking account of all available information on road conditions, accessible routes and locations.
·       Running official errands and assisting with other office work.
·       Strictly follows GIZ rules including GIZ safety standards. Completes the vehicle log correctly and conscientiously in accordance with GIZ standards.
·       Provides passenger transport in an official car for office, project or programme staff official visitors and guests.
·       Run  errands for the project, programme or office, e.g. sending letters and messages, paying bills and buying smaller quantities of office supplies.
·       Helps with transporting goods.
·       Complete the vehicle log correctly and conscientiously in accordance with GIZ standards.
·       Regularly cleans the interior and exterior of the vehiclels) regularly
·       Checks oil, water, brakes and brake liquid, Tyre pressure, battery levels and the entire vehicle, monthly or every 5,000 km (whichever is first), headlights, brakes, bodywork for dents etc.
·       Responsible for the project vehicle documents and their good condition, keeping a vehicle log and recording monthly maintenance
·       Reports need for service and carries out minor repairs
·       Immediately reports all involvement of the project or office vehicle in accidents, including minor accidents, damage, loss or theft of vehicle fittings.
·       Monitors and reports the need to renew car insurance incl. official cars used by other programme personnel
·       Compiles driver reports on condition of vehicle.
·       Wears proper attire
·       Serves all passengers in a friendly manner
·       Takes team members to the field (travelling to all regions in Uganda is necessary on a regular basis)
·       Runs errands for the programme e.g. delivery of letters/messages, payment of bills, and makes minor purchases as directed
·       Is responsible for official documents in vehicle
·       Is responsible for a special petty cash and submits vouchers for accounting on a monthly basis
·       Does not use, at any time, the car for his/her own private purposes. Such misuse of the vehicle is considered a serious misconduct, and will immediately lead to a warning and may result in dismissal
·       Uses all available information (including current radio news on traffic conditions) to update daily knowledge of road conditions, current passable routes and locations, and shares this information with other office drivers
·       If there is no outside driving activity, s/he stands by in the office, supports other colleagues in case of need, and does other office work as assigned
·       Reports any incident whilst off duty that may affect his/her driving licence entitlement, as well as any newly known health problems that may affect his/her ability to drive
·       Assists in and/or carries out other activities and any tasks as assigned
·       Undertakes further job training related to his/her position and duties, if required.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate should have Secondary school education/ Advanced secondary Education.
·       Holds a valid driver's licence
·       Defensive Driving skill is an added advantage
·       Good knowledge of both spoken and written English language.
·       Discipline and punctuality.
·       Resilience and patience.
·       Familiarity with the respective duty station and Uganda generally.
·       Appropriate appearance and attire (possibly uniform, friendly manner with all passengers).
·       Ensures unrestricted availability of vehicles at all times and reports restrictions immediately.
·       Willingness to up skill as required by the tasks to be performed and corresponding measures are agreed with management.
·       At least 1-3 years’ work experience as a driver with references
·       No major accidents in the past 3 years

How to Apply:
All interested and qualified persons are strongly encouraged to apply by submitting their application and CV along with the contacts  of three professional referees to The Director, Future Options Consulting ltd, by email:  ; quoting the position you are applying for and the reference N0. as the subject.. Please note: This is a national position. Application and CV should be in one document and a maximum of 4 pages only. No other attachments are required at this stage. Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We encourage women, people with disabilities and minority groups ta apply for this position. GIZ is committed to equal opportunities and diversity of perspective at the working place.

Deadline: 31st January 2020 by 5.00pm

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2 Ambulance Driver Job Opportunities - International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Duty Station:  Uganda
Reports To: Transport Officer

About US:
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. At work today in over 40 countries and 22 U.S. cities, we restore safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home. The IRC has been working in Uganda since 1998 supporting nationals and refugees and various institutions in the country notably the government, community based organizations, the civil society and the private sector. The current program portfolio in Uganda includes health, peace building, gender-based violence, economic recovery and agribusiness, and children & youth. IRC has a country office in Kampala, a regional office in Lamwo, Moroto, West Nile and in South western Uganda. Given the conflict outbreak in South Sudan, IRC extended its services to Palabek refugee settlement to support refugees being settled in Lamwo district.

Job Summary:  Under the supervision and guidance of the health facility in-charge and the Transport Officer, The Ambulance Driver will be responsible for the safe transportation of referral patients; care takers and maintenance of IRC vehicles and their accessories. .

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Inspect and record the condition of the vehicle daily; prepare weekly maintenance checklist.
·       Ensure timely servicing and maintenance of IRC vehicles (complete service request forms and maintain service maintenance records); report to SCM any mechanical problems.
·       Ensure vehicle is insured and all legal documents are always in order; inform SCM three weeks in advance of any renewals due (i.e. insurance, road license, etc.).
·       Conduct daily assessments of road conditions and security situation.
·       Drive patients and their care takers in a safe and courteous manner to health facilities across the country.
·       Deliver mail/messages as directed
·       Operate HF and VHF mobile radio equipment.
·       Maintain cleanliness of interior/exterior of vehicle.
·       Give accurate reconciliation within the given period.
·       Always obey IRC vehicle policy and operating procedures (use of logbook, no drinking and driving, signing out vehicle on vehicle registry and so on).
·       Assist programs or SCV in loading cargo for the field.
·       Ensuring the non-disclosure of any information whatsoever relating to the practices and business of IRC acquired in the course of duty, to any other person or organization without authority, except in the normal execution of duty.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       At least  Ordinary Level Certificate, A Level Certificate is an added advantage
·       Valid driver’s license with classes “A, B & DL”
·       At least two (2) years’ driving experience preferably with NGOs.
·       Able to pass the IRC driving test.
·       Demonstrated teamwork skills.
·       Good interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently.
·       Flexible and able to work in a dynamic and diverse environment.
·       Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
·       Excellent Microsoft word and Microsoft excel skills.
·       Willingness to travel to 'insecure areas within the constraints of IRC Uganda's security policy
·       Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
·       Ethics and integrity
·       Self-control and stress management
·       Time management

How to Apply:
Please send filled IRC application form, cover letter, and Curriculum Vitae in ONE PDF attachment clearly indicating the position that you have applied for to: or hands deliver to Human Resource department in IRC Lamwo Office, Located on Mission road, Palabek Kal.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Please note that if you do not follow the above instructions your application will be automatically disqualified.
Whilst all applications will be assessed strictly on their individual merits, qualified Females are especially encouraged to apply. IRC is an equal opportunity Employer.

Deadline: 27th January 2020

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5 Driver Job Placements - Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL)

Job Title:     Drivers (5 Job Placements)
Organization:  Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

About US:
The Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL) is a limited liability company incorporated in Uganda under the Companies Act. UEDCL owns the 33l-(V and below voltage electricity distribution network and all the operational assets associated with the business currently leased to Umeme Ltd. UEDCL monitors Umeme Ltd's investment, distributes power in eight (8) territories covering over 60 Districts operates the pole plant at Lugogo, and executes some of the rural electrification schemes on behalf of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Transport materials over land
·       inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
·       Picking materials for delivery, based on an authorization from the stores in line with company policy.
·       Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
·       Document and log work/rest periods and kilometres spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
·       Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
·       Collect and verify delivery instructions
·       Report defects, accidents or violations
·       Coordination with other entities and stakeholders in the electricity industry to ensure that the work is undertaken in line with Government Agenda,
·       Generate timely progress reports on project works, materials utilization, and preparation of payment certificates,
·       And other duties assigned by the supervisor from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate should have at least  A level certificate
·        At least five (5) years ‘experience in truck driving
·       A valid driving license with preferable classes: CH and DH
·       Ability to drive long distances and travel regularly
·       Ability to work under pressure
·       The minimum age limit is 35 years and above

How to Apply:
All interested candidates who wish to join UEDCL in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to visit our website at  select, "Careers" to view thejob detail and follow the application instructions‘ After reviewing the job detail, candidates uploads shuld not exceed 1MB.

Deadline: 24th  January 2020

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Driver Job Opportunities - Makerere University Joint AIDS Program (MJAP)

Job Title:      Driver   
Organization: Makerere University Joint AIDS Program (MJAP)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Administrative Officer

About US:
Makerere University Joint AIDS Program (MJAP) is a private-not-for profit Company under Makerere University. MJAP works to build partnerships and strengthen health systems to optimally respond to HIV/AIDS, TB, Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and other diseases of public health importance in Africa.

About PEPFAR Grant:
MJAP is implementing a sub-award grant from Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI), for accelerating HIV/AIDS Epidemic Control in Kampala region; with funding from the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

Job Summary: The Driver will provide transport services to staff and maintenance of MJAP Vehicles in line with the Administrative Guidelines, rules and regulations.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Maintaining vehicles in road worthy condition and fuel them whenever necessary and report major mechanical faults and accidents  that require management action in line with vehicle maintenance and accident policies
·       Transport staff and authorized person(s) to a required destination and deliver mails or goods to the specified destinations according to organization requirements.
·       Maintain and update trip movement records (e.g. log books, fuel cards, etc.) and account for funds spent on driving operations in line with the standard accounting procedures and reporting requirements
·       Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle  and the image of MJAP to the public in line with the organizational requirements and the Uganda road safety guidelines
·       Renew organizational vehicle licenses and other related permits in line with vehicle policy and traffic laws

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The applicant must hold an Ordinary  level certificate
·       A valid driving permit
·       Training in Defensive driving and/or Fleet management
·       Five years of working experience preferably with donor funded programs.
·       A team player with excellent communication skills and organizational skills
·       Ability to multitask 

How to Apply:
All interested and qualified candidates should apply via the email below and submit their cover letters, a detailed curriculum vita and copies of relevant academic documents to: addressed to; The Human Resource Manager, Makerere University Joint AIDS Program (MJAP)

Deadline: 16th January, 2020 by 5:00pm.

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Entry Level Driver cum Office Assistant Job Opportunities - Bank of Baroda

Job Title:       Driver cum Office Assistant
Organisation: Bank of Baroda
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
The Bank of Baroda Uganda Limited, also known as the Bank of Baroda Uganda (BBU), is a commercial bank in Uganda. BBU is involved in all aspects of commercial banking, focusing on large corporations, small and medium enterprises, and individuals. BBU is a subsidiary of the Bank of Baroda (BBI), an international bank with headquarters in Mumbai, India.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Driving Banks vehicles with utmost care and safety complying rules of traffic, parking etc.
·       Ensure safety of passengers at all times.
·       Washing of vehicles, ensure good maintenance and safety of vehicles entrusted to driver.
·       To regularly clean the vehicle and ensure that it is maintained in a clean & tidy condition at all times.
·       Maintain a log of all trips, daily mileage and fuel consumption.
·       Work of messenger/office assistant, keeping the premises neat, clean and tidy in proper hygienic condition.
·       Attending customers, visitors, guest of bank.
·       Arranging, preparing, sewing tea, coffee, snacks etc.
·       Filing and record keeping of bank‘s record, vouchers etc. properly.
·       Delivery of bank's documents as per the instructions.
·       Perform any other duties assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The applicant must hold an ‘O’ Level qualification
·       Possess a clean and valid Driving Permit.
·       At least two years in a similar role.
·       Similar experience in Commercial Banks / Financial institutions / other reputed organization will be an added advantage.
·       Ability to read, write and speak English.
·       Should be able to understand banking terminology.
·       Should be obedient, honest, and loyal to the institution.
·       Courteous to customers, staff and superiors.
·       Having satisfactory conduct and track record.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send typed applications with full Curriculum Vitae, names of two referees with self-attested photocopies of academic/ professional/experience certificates, proof of age, copy of valid driving permit, Email ID and mobile telephone number in a sealed envelope to:

The Executive Director,
Bank of Baroda (Uganda) Limited,
Plot 18, Kampala Road,
P.O. Box 7197, Kampala.

  • Envelope containing application must be clearly marked “Application for the post of Driver -Cum-Office Assistant.”
  • Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for selection process as decided by the Bank.
  • No communication will be sent to applicants whose applications are not found suitable during shortlisting.
  • Bank reserves the right to reject / accept any application and to relax / alter any condition without assigning any reason.
  • Bank reserves the right not to make any appointment as a result of the selection process.
  • The short-listed candidates will be subjected to a written test and thereafter a personal interview.
  • Final selection will be subject to finding the candidate medically fit by Bank’s Panel Doctor.
  • If any information with regard to Qualification, Age, Experience, background checks etc. is found, at any stage to be false the Bank reserves the right to cancel the selection / appointment at any stage.

Deadline: 24th January 2020 by 5.00 p.m.

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