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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

2 Driver Jobs At University Research Co., LLC (URC) - Career Opportunity In Uganda

Vacancy title:
2 Driver s 

Jobs at:
University Research Co., LLC (URC) 

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, November 31lth, 2018 at 2:00 pm 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 19 November 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

About the Company
University Research Co., LLC (URC), a US-based public health organization working in Uganda since 2005, is implementing the USAID's Regional Health integration to Enhance Services in East Central Uganda Activity (USAID‘s RHITES EC). The purpose of this project is to support the implementation of a comprehensive, integrated investment in regional health, HIV/AIDS and nutrition assistance. This live-year activity targets II districts in East-Central Uganda with an estimated total population of 4.1 million through a district-based integrated package of quality health, HIV/AIDS, nutrition and child development services. URC is seeking qualified candidates to fill the following positions;

Job Purpose: The Driver is to carry out the operations, maintenance, and management of project vehicles, including routine maintenance, as well as providing transportation for project activities for all stall. As needed, the Driver will perform office support tasks, as requested.
Job Specifications:

The job holder should have (1) Specific Responsibilities
  • Maintain project 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. cl Ensure the readiness of the vehicle, in a good mechanical condition and ensure vehicle is prepared for long trips on rough terrain prior to field visits.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle both inside and out. Ensure that the First aid kit is in place and stocked at all times.
  • Complete the vehicle log book on a daily basis, recording all travel and requiring stall transported to sign, arid submit to Fleet
  • Transport management Officer for review and approval on a weekly basis
Required Experience and Qualification:
  • level certificate
  • Valid driving permit with class B, CM, DL
  • Defensive driving training with at least 5 years working experience.
Desired Experience and Qualification:
  • Oral and written English language.
  • Basic logistics & transport management course is an added advantage.
  • For more details regarding the job descriptions and persons‘ specifications, please view them on our website: 
    Please do not submit applications through the website. Use the provided avenues below.

Job application procedure
Qualified applicants should hand deliver DR send via E—mail their complete applications with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, certificate of good conduct, copies of academic credentials and contact information for 3 professional references by Friday, November 31lth, 2018 at 2:00 pm addressed to
Human Resource Coordinator
University Research Co., LLC Centre for Human Services
Plot 1 Bridge Lane, Mpumudde Division
P.O. Box 5053 Jinia, Uganda
Tel: +255 (0) 393 217 517, +255 200 300 200
While we thank all applicants for showing interest, all applicants who applied for the Re-advertised positions should not reapply.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews