2 Driver Non-profit Employment Opportunities – Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC)

Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC)
Duty Station: Eastern
and Western Region, Uganda
About US:
The Infectious Diseases Research
Collaboration (IDRC) is a non-profit research organization. IDRC conducts
research in infectious diseases including Malaria, HIV and Tuberculosis. Our
studies have led to over 150 publications and have impacted on the management
of infectious diseases in Uganda. IDRC currently manages over 41 grants with an
annual budget of $11 million. IDRC was established in May 2008 by Ugandan
health scientists from Makerere University College of health sciences,
University of California, San Francisco and the Uganda Ministry of health.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Picking
    and dropping field staff
  • Help
    to run some office errands when called upon
  • Maintenance
    of project vehicle assigned
  • Reporting
    any faults to the supervisors
  • Picking
    and dropping office supplies/equipment.
  • Provide
    safe, comfortable and reliable transportation of PBO study staff
  • Participate
    in regular meetings
  • Prepare
    and submit monthly Vehicle reports to the Administrator
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The
    Driver must hold a Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE)
  • Defensive
    driving certificate
  • At
    least two years’ progressive work experience in a similar position
  • A
    driving license is a must
  • Ability
    to work in rural communities and for long hours.
  • Team
    player, good communication and interpersonal skills
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates should send typed letters of application together with
current CV, two reference letters from past employers and copies of academic
certificates should be delivered to:
The Human Resource Manager,
Infectious Diseases Research
Collaboration (IDRC),
P. O Box 7475, Kampala, 2C
Nakasero Hill Road OR IDRC Tororo office at the Tororo District Hospital OR
IDRC Mbarara Office opposite Lake View Hotel OR IDRC Mbale office on Plot 35
Masaba Road OR IDRC Busia Office at Masafu General Hospital
Please clearly indicate in your application letter “Application for the
post of a Driver” and state your region of preference “Eastern Region
or Western Region.”
Deadline: 16th
December, 2016

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