NGO Driver Jobs – African Centre for Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture Victims (ACTV)

Job Title:    Driver
Organisation: African Centre for Treatment and
Rehabilitation of Torture Victims (ACTV)
Duty Station: Gulu, Uganda
Reports to: Administration Assistant
The African Centre for
Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture Victims (ACTV) is a Non- Governmental organisation
in Uganda since 1993 whose mandate is to provide physical and psychological
treatment and rehabilitation including legal advice to survivors of torture as
well as to advocate against torture.
Job Summary:  The Driver will support the Administration
Assistant through the provision of driving support in ACTV related business but
also ensure appropriate usage and maintenance of vehicles and compliance with organizational
procedures during implementation of program work.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • The
    incumbent drives program vehicles for ACTV related business.
  • Maintain
    program vehicles, including Washing; fuelling; Servicing regularly;
  • In
    charge of monitoring needed repairs;
  • Taking
    vehicle to mechanic, as needed, for maintenance/repairs.
  • Sending
    timely valid receipts for fuel and vehicle maintenance/repair.
  • In
    charge of maintaining vehicle logbooks and submitting vehicle reports.
  • Knows
    and abides by all Ugandan driving laws and regulations at all times.
  • Agrees
    to and follows organizational vehicle and driving policies and procedures,
  • Project
    vehicle use policy,
  • In
    charge of adhering to driving rules and regulations.
  • Occasionally
    assists program staff with project activities, for example helping count
    participants at events.
  • Supports
    ACTV program and operational staff with town running and completing
  • Demonstrates
    transparency and accountability in all areas of work.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    ideal candidate for the ACTV Driver placement must possess an Ordinary Level
    Certificate of Education.
  • At
    least two years’ experience driving on all types of roads and various road
    conditions found in Uganda (i.e. in towns, on highways, on murram roads,
    through Kampala, in wet and dry seasons, etc).
  • Hold
    a current, valid Uganda driver’s license
  • Possess
    a clean and safe driving record
  • Preferred
    prior experience working with a humanitarian or not-for profit
  • Mechanical
    knowledge preferred.
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested
candidates should send their applications including detailed curriculum vita, three
(3) professional referees and their contact addresses, as well as certified
copies of academic certificates and any other relevant documents. The complete
documents should be sent to:
The Chief Executive Officer,
African Centre for Treatment
and Rehabilitation of Torture Victims (ACTV)
Plot No.113, Owen Road,
Off Tufnell Drive – Kamwokya
P.O. Box 6108, Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: Friday, 31st July, 2015

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