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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Driver Job at Makerere University Joint AIDS Program (MJAP) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

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Jobs at:
Makerere University Joint AIDS Program (MJAP) 

Deadline of this Job:
10th October 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Date Posted: 4th October 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

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 and other diseases of public health importance in Africa.
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). MJAP is seeking competent and dynamic individuals to fill the positions of;
Role Title: Driver

Role definition: To provide transport services to staff and maintenance of MJAP Vehicles in line with the Administrative Guidelines and Regulations and the Uganda road safety guidelines
Reports to: Administrative Officer

Key Result Areas
  • Maintaining vehicles in good road worthy condition and fuel them whenever necessary and report major mechanical faults and accidents that require management action.
  • Transport staff and authorized person(s) to a required destination and deliver mails or goods to the specified destinations.
  • Maintain and update trip movement records (e.g. log books, fuel cards, etc.) and account for funds spent on driving operations
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle and the image of MJAP to the public Renew organizational vehicle licenses and other related permits in line with vehicle policy and traffic laws

Person Specifications
  • A minimum of O-Level Certificate
  • Driving Permit with at least the following Classes CM, CH, DL & DM
  • Training in Vehicle Mechanics and maintenance with a certificate in Defensive Driving
  • 5 years of work experience as a driver
  • Computer knowledge in MS Office (Word and Excel)
  • Good Interpersonal relations

Job application procedure
Interested and qualified candidates should 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), not later than 10th October 2018 by 5:00pm.
Please ensure that your attachments do not exceed 5 MB.
We do appreciate your interest working with MJAP. However, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks after the deadline for submission.