2 International NGO Driver Job Placements – Action Against Hunger (ACF)

Organization: Action Against Hunger (ACF)
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
Action Against Hunger (ACF) is an international humanitarian NGO. For
over thirty years it has been implementing Food Security and Livelihoods,
Nutrition, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene programs in Lira, Apac, Oyam, Otuke,
Gulu, Kaabong, Napak, Moroto, Adjumani and Kiryandongo Districts.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Transport safely ACF employees or freight
    according to the planning or according to the directives of the Base
    Assistant.
  • Be in possession of all necessary
    individual documentation (driving license, passport, and order of mission)
    and vehicle documentation.
  • Regularly check the validity of the
    documentation.
  • Quickly report any accidents immediately
    to the nearest police station for the purpose of insurance claims, and to
    the Base Officer – Administrator.
  • Respect the Ugandan traffic regulations
    and rules
  • Adjust the speed to the road and risk
    conditions, in particular the speed mustn’t exceed 40 km/h in villages or
    populated areas.
  • Respect ACF Standard Operating Procedures
    for vehicles.
  • Respect the manufacturer technical
    conditions of use for the vehicle
  • Perform the daily vehicle pre departure
    checklist mentioned in the logbook
  • Clean the vehicle inside and outside when
    necessary.
  • Conscientiously reports information on the
    logbook and fuel logbook -Check that the items mentioned in the logbook
    are in the vehicle when leaving. -When a field departure is forecasted,
    the driver has to inspect and prepare the vehicle the day before leaving
    and be ready for the scheduled departure time.
  • The driver has to prepare additional
    materials according to the mission needs (additional fuel tank, stickers,
    flag, tools, medical and food kits, etc.)
  • Support Kiryandongo and Adjumani base
    staff with other duties when required.
  • Ensure proper compliance of radio
    communications.
  • Being on duty during weekend and after
    official work hours by rotation.
  • Maintain the log book for the vehicle, as
    well as fuel log book.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidates for the Driver jobs
    should possess Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE)
  • Additional vocational training in general
    automotive mechanics is desirable.
  • At least three years of driving experience
    is required and MUST have a valid driver’s license, Classes B and DL.
  • Proficiency in English and good knowledge
    of the local language (s)
  • Good communication, teamwork spirit,
    transport skill
How to Apply: 
All qualified candidates are encouraged to send their applications including
an updated CV, cover letter and academic transcripts with three professional
referees and send them to: Recruitment.ug@acf-international.org mentioning
Driver – Adjumani or Kiryandongo in the Subject line
NB: Application package should not be more than
3 MBs.
Deadline: Friday 10th April 2015 by 5:30pm
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