4 Truck Driver Positions – International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Organization: International Committee of the Red Cross
(ICRC)
Duty Station: Entebbe, Uganda
About ICRC:
The International Committee of the Red
Cross (ICRC) is a neutral and independent international humanitarian
organisation, which assists and protects victims of armed conflicts and other
situations of violence. The ICRC is currently looking for staff for its support
operations to South Sudan.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
·        
Drives
heavy vehicles (Trucks) and light vehicles and transports people and/or
material as per instructions. Required to adhere to internal ICRC security and
safety rules and regulations.
·        
The
incumbent will loads and unload vehicles as necessary and ensures that the
goods are secure.
·        
The
Driver ensures that the cargo loaded is properly delivered as requested and
obtains transport documents for all cargo transported.
·        
In
charge of ensuring that cargo on board has all the necessary authorizations and
documents available.
·        
Establishes
and communicates through VHF/HF Radio systems as and when required.
·        
The
Driver should respect all the local traffic law and represent ICRC on the road
in a proper manner.
·        
In
charge of performing daily vehicle maintenance , its equipment and reports any
technical defects to superior.
·        
Carries
out minor repairs and cleanliness of the vehicle assigned.
·        
Perform
any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
The
applicant must have completed A’ Level (Higher/Advanced Higher Grade exam) or
equivalent. Some college coursework completed or an associate degree is an
asset. If bus driver, must have a PSV licence.
·        
Additional
vocational training in mechanics or other relevant field
·        
At
least three to five years’ driving experience with relevant driving licence for
heavy vehicles (Trucks).
·        
Conversational
English and Swahili
·        
Intermediate
level in computer skills an asset
·        
Masters
4×4 driving
·        
VHF
Radio system use and basic mechanical skills
How to Apply:
All qualified and interested candidates
should send their handwritten applications with a detailed CV indicating email
and phone contacts, copies (not originals) of academic and work certificates,
indicating a minimum of two professional referees clearly marked “Truck Driver
and addressed to the Administrator in a sealed envelope should be delivered to
the following address: ICRC Kampala Office on Plot 8, John Babiiha Avenue,
Kololo, P.O. Box 4442, Kampala. Uganda. Please register your application with
the Receptionist (or Security guard, during out of office hours) and receive a
reference number for tracking your application.
E-mail to: jub_hr_services@icrc.org (please label
subject Email with “Truck Driver”)
Deadline: Friday 17th July
2015
NB: If
you have not heard from us by 30th July, 2015, please consider your
application unsuccessful.
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