NGO Driver Jobs – Management Sciences for Health (MSH)

Job Title:      Driver Jobs
Organisation: Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
Duty Station: Mbale, Uganda
Reports to: Senior Transport & Logistics Associate
Job ID: 13-8527
About US:
Sciences for Health (MSH) is an international non-profit health organization
composed of nearly 2500 people from more than 74 nationalities working in over
50 countries. Our mission is to save lives and improve the health of the
world’s poorest and most vulnerable people by closing the gap between knowledge
and action in public health. Together with our partners, we are helping
managers and leaders in developing countries to create stronger management
systems that improve health services for the greatest health impact.
Job Summary: The Driver provides reliable and safe driving
services to MSH staff and authorized visitors, and delivery of assigned cargo.
The Driver will primarily be responsible for, but not limited to, driving
assigned vehicles, safe transport of authorized personnel, delivery and
collection of documents and cargo, and working knowledge of vehicle security.
S/he ensures the highest standards of discretion and overall safety and
well-being of passengers, demonstrating courtesy and confidentiality across all
MSH Uganda.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Ensure provision of reliable and safe driving
    for MSH staff, officials and visitors and safe delivery and collection of
    mail, documents or any other cargo.
  • Ensure that the vehicle is kept clean and
  • The job holder will fill out a vehicle daily
    log sheet and carry out daily and weekly maintenance checks on the
  • Ensure safety and well-being of passengers at
    all times, and passengers comply with MSH policy and local requirements,
    as appropriate.
  • Comply fully with MSH Uganda procedures on
    the reporting of accidents involving MSH Uganda vehicles.
  • Regularly report any damage, mechanical
    faults or mishaps that may occur to the vehicle to the supervisor.
  • Ensure that the vehicle is parked safely at
    all times.
  • Ensure availability of all required documents
    including, Proof of ownership, Valid driving license, vehicle insurance,
    vehicle registration, vehicle logs, emergency phone contacts, MSH Uganda Security
    SOPs, first aid kit and spare parts.
  • Provide timely, cost effective, and high
    quality support and service to all MSH country-based projects and
  • Ensure actions are governed by the highest
    standards of personal and business conduct as stipulated in policy
  • Significantly contribute to maintaining
    teamwork, discipline sound work relationships and productivity
  • Provide support to project teams in
    undertaking other tasks such as registering workshop participants,
    distribution of items to health facilities and partners and other duties
    that may be assigned from time to time.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The ideal candidate should preferably hold an
    O level certificate of education or its equivalent
  • Valid clean computerized driving license with
    at least 10 years’ driving experience
  • Hold a valid driving permit with classes B,
    CM, and DL
  • Knowledge of Uganda Road Laws.
  • Additional training in defensive driving.
  • Knowledge of basic mechanics.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal
  • Good command of both written and spoken English.
How to Apply:
suitably qualified and interested candidates who wish to join the Management
Sciences for Health in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to Apply
Online by clicking on the link below.
Deadline: 5th February, 2016
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