Non profit Careers – Driver at CoRSU

Job
Title:    Driver
Organization: CoRSU
Duty
Station:
Kisubi, Wakiso, Uganda
Reports
to
: Estates Manager
About
CoRSU:
CoRSU was established in 2006 as a private non
profit, non government organization in Uganda after extensive consultation with
various stake holders. It is a Ugandan initiative which was encouraged and
supported by CBM with the main aim of expanding and improving the rehabilitation
services for children and people with disability.
The primary focus is on children with physical
impairment for whom CoRSU provides orthopaedic and plastic/reconstructive
surgical interventions and rehabilitation services. CoRSU provides free surgery
for CWDs below 17 years of age; parents/guardians are expected to contribute
towards hospital stay (accommodation and food).
Job
Summary:
The incumbent will drive CoRSU’s
vehicles, maintain a log, monitor the vehicle condition, and inform the supervisor
of any need for maintenance; servicing and any upcoming/persistent faults.
Key
Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Drive the assigned motor
    vehicles as instructed
  • Ensure there is maximum
    security of vehicles and their accessories when under his/her charge
  • Transport CoRSU staff and
    clients as instructed
  • Drive and deliver items,
    letters, equipment among others as need may arise
  • Ensure safety of passengers
    and cargo under his charge
  • Actively monitor condition of
    vehicles and promptly report the condition to the superior
  • Maintain a log (record of
    movements) for the vehicles assigned to him
  • Carry out minor repairs and
    adjustments on the vehicles, and maintain their cleanliness.
  • Perform any other duties that
    may be reasonably expected from the Head of Estates or any of the Senior
    Managers or Directors whom the vehicle is assigned
Key
Performance Indicators:
  • Vehicles carefully and safely
    driven
  • Vehicles kept in good
    mechanical condition
  • Condition of vehicles
    reported to supervisors
  • Vehicles well looked after
Qualifications,
Skills and Experience:  
  • The applicant should hold a
    Clean and Valid Driving Permit for the classes of vehicles assigned  
  • Also, hold at least a Uganda
    Certificate of Education
  • Three or more years’
    experience as a driver in a reputable organisation       
  • Additional training in
    defensive driving 
  • Basic technical knowledge of
    motor vehicle operations
  • Knowledge of Road signs
  • Understanding of traffic laws
    and rules
  • Vehicle control and manoeuvre
    skills   
  • Patience
  • Non-judgemental approach in
    human relations
How
to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are
strongly encouraged to send their application letters with detailed CVs,
motivation letters and copies of professional / academic certificates to hr@corsu.or.ug or hand deliver to the Head of
Human resources, CoRSU Hospital, P.O. Box 46, Kisubi, Uganda.
Deadline:
20th February, 2015

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