5 Driver NGO Job Opportunities – Medical Teams International

 Driver (5 Job Opportunities)
Organization: Medical
Teams International
Duty Station: Mbarara,
Arua, Adjumani and Moyo, Uganda
Reports to: Logistics/Fleet
About US:
Medical Teams International is
a faith-based not for profit health relief and development organization with a
Calling “Daring to love like Jesus, we boldly break barriers to health and
restore wholeness in a hurting world”. MTI-UG has operations in West Nile
and South western Uganda. We provide Comprehensive Primary Health Care,
Reproductive Health, HIV/AIDS and Nutrition.
Job Summary: The
incumbent will drive official vehicles and facilitate efficient and effective transportation
service to staff, office, and field programme movements. Responsible for minor
maintenance and repair of MTI vehicles. The incumbent is required to follow
strict instructions and security guidance provided by the supervisor.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Ensures
    safety of staff being transported at all times to and from program sites
    and on field trips using safety restraints.
  • Ensures
    vehicle communication equipment are in proper working condition before
    each trip.
  • Drives
    program vehicles for official travel and business, as required while
    maintaining a high standard of service both to internal and external
  • Drives
    office vehicles for the transport of authorized personnel and delivery and
    collection of documents, supplies and other items.
  • Ensures
    punctuality, safe transport & observance of road traffic laws and
    regulations of the Republic of Uganda.
  • Ensures
    safe driving practices are adhered to including local driving codes and
    internally agreed standards as per MTI vehicle policy.
  • Observes
    all MTI security regulations laid down by the Security co-ordinator and
    regularly monitors and reports security information. Ensures vehicles are
    kept in secure, clean, and tidy, in good working condition at all times
    and ensures vehicles are given regular day-to-day maintenance checks.
  • Ensure
    vehicle repairs and maintenance are carried out on time, and done properly
    from official designated workshop as per official manufacturer’s
  • Maintains
    vehicle log-book for official trips, daily mileage, gas consumption, oil
    changes, greasing etc. and submit monthly vehicle monitoring report and
  • Ensures
    that the steps required by policy and procedures are taken, in case of
    involvement in an accident.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    Driver must hold an Ordinary Level certificate with a credit in English
  • Five
    years’ experience with clean driving license with Classes DL, CM & DM
    with reputation organization
  • Broad
    knowledge of vehicle repair and maintenance
  • First
    Aid and CPR trained. Fluent in English
  • Knowledge
    of local language will be an added advantage.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested
applicants should email their application letters and Curriculum Vitae
including work related references to; recruitmentug@medicalteams.org.
Only online applications will
be accepted. Your application will be reviewed if you have fulfilled all the
requirements including submission of standard file types such as MS Word (.doc)
and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) in a single attachment (No Zipped files, Links or
Multiple Attachments) and should not exceed 2MB.
NB: Please clearly indicate the
Position Title and Location you are applying for. Do not attach your Academic
Transcripts. They will be requested if you are short listed. Only shortlisted
candidates will be contacted. MTI is an equal opportunity employer.
Deadline: 16th February 2018
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