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Friday, October 27, 2017

3 Drivers Job at GIZ - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
3 Drivers

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
10th November 2017

Duty Station:
2 Kampala and 1 Gulu

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Job details:
Title: 3 Drivers
Reports to: Administration Officer
Duty station: 2 Kampala and 1 Gulu
The Deutsche Gesellschaft fur International Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is owned by the Federal republic of Germany with international operations in Uganda, GIZ implements commissions for the German government and other national and international, public and private sector clients within the framework of the international Cooperation between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Government of Uganda. GIZ is searching tor suitable qualified applicants to fill 3 positions of driver,
Key Responsibilities
  • Safe and responsible driving of office vehicles
  •  Routine maintenance and care of office vehicles
  • Takes careful note of all available information concerning street conditions, effective routes and locations
  • Running of official errands and assisting with other office services
Within this context, s/he fulfills the following tasks:
Driving and Chautteuring: Drive office vehicles safely and chauffeur GIZ employees, official visitors and guests to official destinations.
Maintenance of cars
  • Regularly cleans the inside and outside of the office vehicle; Checks of water, brake and clutch fluids on a daily basis; tyre pressures, batter water, and overall vehicle condition on a monthly basis or after 5000 km whichever comes earlier; tests lights, etc
  • Reports the need for maintenance and undertakes minor repairs
  • Logs in vehicle movement on a daily basis. and registers each monthly Check
Other duties/additional tasks
- Runs errands tor the GIZ Office e.g. delivery of letters/messages. payment of hills, and makes minor purchases as directed
- if there is no outside driving activity, s/he supports other colleagues and does other office work as assigned
Formal Education: Secondary School
other Qualifications
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license
  •  Excellent English and sufficient Luo language skills
  • Discipline and punctuality, stress tolerance and patience
Professional Experience
  • At least 3 years of working experience as a driver, driving in difficult terrain
  • No history of major accidents within the past 3 years
 Job application procedure
All interested and qualified persons are strongly encouraged to apply by submitting their application and CV to the Human Resource department through  not later than 10th November 2017. Please note: Only those applications with the subject heading DRIVER will he accepted.