War Child Canada Jobs – Drivers

Job Title:    Driver
Organization: War Child Canada
Duty
Station:
Uganda
Reports to: Logistics
Officer
About
US:
War Child Canada is an international non-governmental organization which
is helping mothers and families around the world give their children a safe
start in life and give their communities the best chance of a peaceful future. Children
represent both the immediate present and the society’s future, which is why
protecting those childhoods is the key to breaking the cycle of violence. When
war breaks out, children look to those close to them for protection.
Job Summary:  The War Child Canada Driver will be in charge
of transporting personnel, and provide operational support in the
implementation of Programmes. To ensure appropriate use and care of War Child
Canada property
Key Duties and
Responsibilities: 
  • The Driver will transport War Child
    personnel, guest, goods and/or items safely.
  • Fully comply to the driving laws of the
    country, including use of seat belts, zero use of alcohol or other drugs.
  • Carry out daily maintenance and cleaning
    of the War Child Canada vehicles i.e. routine check of engine oil, window
    wiper, radiator, air pressure, brake fluid, secure battery terminal, oil
    leakage, inside and outside cleanliness etc.
  • Conduct maintenance and general servicing
    when necessary.
  • In charge of maintaining the medical box,
    fire extinguisher and tool kit at all times whilst in charge of vehicle.
  • The Driver will maintain documentations of
    the vehicle for example Insurance, log book etc.
  • Carry out all other safety and security
    related tasks as shall be required by policies and laws.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the War Child
    Canada vacancy must hold a valid Driver’s license.
  • Three or more years’ experience as a
    driver with an organization.
  • Possess the ability to drive automatic and
    manual vehicles on tarmac and murram roads.
  • Excellent working knowledge of spoken and
    written English.
  • Fluency in local languages in the
    Kiryandongo area
  • Some mechanical knowledge is an advantage.
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send an updated
CV, cover letter indicating clearly daytime telephone contact and active email
address, photocopies of relevant certificates (both professional and
vocational) and contact information of at least three professional referees.
Please clearly indicate position and location you are applying for.
Interested applicants should deliver ONLY hard copies of their
Application Packages to any of the following War Child Canada Offices: Kampala:
2nd floor, Plot 944 Ggaba Road, Kansanga.
(Please ensure applications are delivered to War Child Canada)
Gulu: Plot No. 9 Erinayo Oryema Road, Kanyagoga.
Kiryandongo: Kanyadoli Refugee Settlement RFM Base Camp, Bweyale.
Adjumani: Pakele
Arua: Rhino Camp Refugee Settlement Yoro Base Camp.
Note: Qualified female
and other equity-seeking candidates are encouraged to apply. Only short-listed
candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 17th July 2015
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