Driver – MNCH Project NGO Career Opportunities – World Vision International

Job Title:            Driver – MNCH Project
Organisation: World Vision
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Project
About US:
World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy
Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children, families and
communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41
districts in Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of children
and we will not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with
children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all
applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible.
“Our Vision for every child, Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every
Heart, the will to make it so.”
Job Summary: The Driver will
drive authorized passengers, transport goods and services (information) and
check the mechanical condition of the World Vision vehicle regularly and act
accordingly in line with World Vision policies for the MNCH Project.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
The jobholder will drive World Vision vehicles/authorized
passengers to specified destinations as approved by the supervisor in line with
World Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy.
The incumbent will also deliver packages, goods
and mails and any other information to specified people, places and offices in
line with World Vision policies.
Tasked with physical inspection/check of vehicle
status/condition e.g. engine oil, water, nuts, battery water, license, Third
Party Insurance, brakes, tyre pressure etc prior to any journey and carry out
regular vehicle repairs e.g. correcting hard start, tightening bolts and nuts,
topping up battery water, etc in line with World Vision policy.
Keenly monitor the security of vehicle,
authorized passengers and luggage in line with the vehicle policy.
Report all major and minor damages and accidents
on the vehicle at hand to the supervisor using relevant documentation/forms in
accordance to World Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy
Prepare and submit accurate, complete and timely
vehicle monthly reports in line with the World Vision Vehicle Use &
Management Policy.

Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate for the World Vision Driver
– MNCH Project job opportunity should hold an Ordinary Level Certificate with
at least 2 principle passes
A certificate in automobile mechanics is an
added advantage.
A certificate in Defensive driving from an
established driving school/firm is an added advantage.
Three years of driving experience in driving,
preferably with an NGO in northern Uganda
Possession of two or more Classes of driving
permit is preferred
Ability to maintain performance expectations in
diverse cultural contexts, psychologically stressful environments, and physical
hardship conditions with limited resources.
Agreement with World Vision Christian ethos and
commitment to World Vision Core Values and Mission Statement
Computer literate especially in Ms Word and
Excel and use of Internet Explorer
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by
visiting World Vision International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link
Please follow instructions on How to Create Account and Profile at
World Vision’s e-recruitment portal. 
Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 24th November
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