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Travel & Facilities Supervisor Non-profit Jobs - International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Job Title:         Travel & Facilities Supervisor
Organization: International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

About US:
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a neutral and independent international humanitarian organisation, which assists and protects victims of armed conflicts and other situations of violence. The ICRC Tracing team, in cooperation with Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS), provides services to people separated by conflicts and other situations of violence in order to search for their family members and re-establish contact between them, especially unaccompanied children.

Job Summary:  The Travel & Facilities Supervisor coordinates the activities of the internal travel department, ensuring that travel arrangements as described below are organized efficiently and as smoothly as possible. In addition, she / he manages the overall ICRC facilities department.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Travel Services
  • Supervises and coordinates the activities of the travel department with the suppliers and/or other departments or staff;
  • Coordinates and ensures the organization of staff travel by the most cost-effective means and, if required, coordinates drop-off at/pick-up from airport;
  • Ensures that expatriate staff receive all the information/documentation they need during their stay in Uganda;
  • Ensures accommodation is safe and suitable to live in;
  • Interacts with relevant authorities (ministries, consulates, etc.) regarding travel and immigration requirements (visas, insurance, permits, registration etc.);
  • Finds venues for seminars/meetings and organizes all the welcome part (breaks, transportation, reviews the bills, etc.;
  • Ensures communication between ICRC offices, delegations and/or headquarters regarding staff travels;
  • Ensures all appropriate databases are kept up to date on staff members, missions and other travel, document validity, residences, and any other relevant information (schools, airlines, telephone numbers, etc.);
  • Negotiates prices and discounts with service providers (travel agencies, airline companies, hotels).
Facilities Management
  • Participates in the determination of accommodation and offices needs and identifies premises accordingly;
  • Analyses premises set-up including passive security measures in place and proposes corrective measures when necessary. Participates in lease agreement;
  • Coordinates the proper maintenance of the overall premises and infrastructures;
  • Trains and supervises the Housekeeping staff and organizes the work;
  • Deals with landlords, service providers and suppliers in the related field;
  • Supervises ordering or purchasing of related material and supply according to needs in coordination with Logistics department;
  • Ensures proper related files and statistics.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Travel & Facilities Supervisor job should preferably hold a Bachelor’s Degree or similar relevant training from a recognised institution;
  • At least three years of work experience in a related field (travel agency, immigration services, hospitality industry or facilities management);
  • Computer proficiency;
  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English;
  • Possession of a Driving licence is an advantage.
  • Sense of responsibility and ability to take initiative and to work independently;
  • Good analytical and organizational skills;
  • Flexibility and resistance to stress;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Good negotiation skills.

How to Apply:
All candidates are encouraged to send their updated CVs and cover letters with three professional referees to this e-mail address,

Deadline: 24th August 2018

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Driver/Operations Assistant International NGO Jobs - Tutapona

Organisation: Tutapona
Duty Station: Uganda

About US:
Tutapona is an international organization committed to addressing the pain and trauma associated with war and violence. We have taken rehabilitation services to the most severely traumatized individuals in the heart of war zones. We take the love of Jesus Christ through trauma rehabilitation to victims of rape, mutilation, abduction, former child soldiers, and anyone affected by the horror of war. We train leaders on the ground in local regions affected by war and develop local teams of indigenous workers to carry on the effort within their own culture. We partner with local churches & organizations to bring healing to as many people as possible.

Job Summary:   The Driver/Operations Assistant will provide transportation and added program operational capacity for Tutapona field activities in designated locations for the provision of service delivery to communities affected by war and conflict.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Driver/Operations Assistant job must have previous experience as a Professional Driver in Uganda
  • Possess a clean and valid driver’s permit
  • Basic mechanical awareness and skills
  • Experience maintaining log-books
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Community Mobilization
  • Translations Skills Preferred
  • The ideal candidate will demonstrate compassion, patience, as well as strong social and communication skills.
  • Applicants should have training and experience in providing safe transport, basic vehicle maintenance, and program operation support.
  • This position requires commitment to, understanding of, and compliance with Tutapona’s Mission, Vision, and Faith position.
  • Practice must be in accordance with professional international standards for conduct in the mental health setting.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their cover letters and updated CV to with updated CVs of at most 2 pages. 

Deadline: 17th August 2018       

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2 Female Truck Driver Job Opportunities - Furniture Importer and Distributor

Job Title:  Female Truck Driver
FIG Consult Limited (Furniture Importer and Distributor)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
FIG Consult Limited is recruiting for one of the leading furniture importers.

Job Summary: The Truck Driver will provide secure and timely driving services mainly for furniture delivery. Deliver items to clients/stakeholders such as the bank, suppliers as may be requested. Assists with postage and with pick up of office purchases, items and any other tasks required by secretariat staff from time to time.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
·         Drive truck, personnel and equipment to locations and other activities.
·         Maintain Company vehicles, keep accurate records for vehicle issues, including fuel, mileage, and trip logs, and schedule routine maintenance and cleaning.
·         Observe all company vehicle utilization policies and in country traffic laws.
·         Perform daily errands such as collecting and delivering items purchasing items for the office, and refueling the vehicles on an as-needed basis
·         Transport staff for implementation of activities
·         The Truck Driver will also maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle both inside and out.
·         Ensure that the first aid kit is in place and stocked at all times.
·         Assist in routine office chores when necessary such as photocopying, binding, filing, moving furniture, answering telephones, sending faxes, and cleaning the office premises
·         Carry out routine monthly service of the vehicle, including oil changes and general service.
·         Complete the vehicle log book on a daily basis, recording all travel and requiring staff transported to sign, and submit to Human Resource officer for review and approval on a weekly basis.
·         Provide driving services for specific tasks from the Executive Director, management and staff at the secretariat
·         Perform any other duties as assigned by the Human Resource Officer

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·         The applicant must hold an O’ level certificate and a valid driving permit with classes B and CM. Possession of other classes is an added advantage
·         Defensive driving training.
·         Five years of truck driving experience will be an added advantage.
·         Core Values: Professionalism, Integrity, Compassion, Etiquette, Exceptional time management

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to send their applications to with the subject line indicated as “Female Truck Driver” and attach the following; a cover letter, updated CV, copies of driving permits with classes B and  CM.

Address to:

The Chief Executive Officer,
FIG Consult Limited,
P.O. Box1247, Kampala – Uganda

Deadline: 17th August 2018

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. In case you are not contacted within 1 week after application deadline, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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Driver USAID SITES Project Jobs - Social & Scientific Systems (SSS)

Job Title:        Driver
Organisation: Social & Scientific Systems (SSS)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
Social & Scientific Systems (SSS) works to improve public health worldwide by providing technical, research, and program management services to government, nonprofit, and commercial clients. The SSS team offers a synergy of expertise in clinical research services, epidemiology and public health studies, health data management and analysis, and program evaluation and policy analysis. 

About USAID SITES Project:
The Strategic Information Technical Support (SITES) is project funded by the United Agency for International Development (USAID) and managed by Social & Scientific Systems (SSS). SITES provides technical, management, and logistical support necessary to increase evidence-based planning, programming and management of Uganda’s health sector, particularly its response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic, Tuberculosis, Family Health, Maternal and Child Health, Nutrition, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Community, Supply Chain, Human Resources for Health, and Malaria.

Job Summary: The Driver will be primarily responsible for driving and maintenance of the Organisational vehicle, offering support to staff and ensuring that monthly fuel usage and mileage reports are produced.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the USAID Project Driver job must hold a valid driving permit of B, DL & CM class
  • At least five years of driving experience preferably working with an NGO.
  • The individual should have the ability to handle multiple responsibilities efficiently.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills and customer centric.
  • Computer knowledge and some basic mechanical skills are an added advantage.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send an updated CV, cover letter and other relevant documents to our offices in Kansanga

Deadlines: 16th August 2018

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104 Plant/ Vehicle Attendant / Turn Men Job Opportunities - Ministry of Works and Transport

Organization: Ministry of Works and Transport
Project Name:  Ministry of Works and Transport Force Account Project
Type of Vehicles: Bull Dozer -12, Wheel loader -11, Grader -13, Chip Spread Truck-8, Mobile Crane-1, Cargo Crane 3 Ton-2, Excavator -12, Self Loading Truck-10, Water Bower-24, Low Bed-9 and Mechanical Broom-2
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Operator/Driver

About US:
The Ministry of Works and Transport is a Cabinet level government ministry of Uganda, that is mandated to plan, develop and maintain an economic, efficient and effective transport infrastructure, and transport services by road, rail, water, and air.

About Force Account:
Force Account is a support project towards the development and maintenance of the National Road network in Uganda. It is an approach by the Ministry of Works and Transport to ensure cheaper, faster and effective way of developing Road network in Uganda.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Assist the Driver/Operator in operating and maintaining of equipment.
  • Provide safety of the vehicle
  • Keep the vehicle clean and tidy
  • Carries out minor repairs on the vehicle.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The Plant/ Vehicle Attendant (Turn man) must hold an O-level Certificate
  • Possession of Certificate in Operators Training from a reputable Organization.
  • Possession of a valid Diving permit.
  • Practical experience as a Driver/operator of at least one year in a reputable Organization is added advantage
  • Applicants should be willing to work in any part of the country by normal posting instruction.

How to Apply:
Application should be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and academic transcripts, three competent referees, valid driving permits where applicable plus a passport photo, contact details (mobile number), photocopy of the National ID and should be addressed.


The Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Works and Transport
Plot 57-59 Jinja Road
P. O. Box 11141, Kampala-Uganda

Note: Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Applicants for the positions of Equipment operator, Driver, and Plant/Vehicle attendant (Turn men) should indicate against the position areas f specialty as per the tables above. The application forms should be delivered at the Open Registry, Human Resource Division, Ministry of Works and Transport Headquarters Old Port Bell Road Kampala

Deadline: Friday, 24th August, 2018.

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