Fresher Driver Jobs – Dwelling Places (DP)

Job Title:          Driver  
Organisation: Dwelling
Places (DP)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Operations
About US:
Dwelling Places (DP) is a
registered Christian Non Governmental Organization
(NGO) which specialises in the
rescue, rehabilitation, reconciliation, resettlement and follow-up of children
living on the streets. The overall objective of DP is to have a society where
every child has a chest to rest their head on and a place to call home.
Job Summary:   The Driver will be responsible for safe
transportation of the children, staff and organizational property on a regular
schedule and performing other duties as directed. 
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Operate
    the vehicles in a safe and effective manner in order to minimize the risk
    of injury, property damage or loss of life
  • Work
    closely with the operations officer to ensure a proper travel schedule is
    developed and followed
  • Perform
    maintenance duties and clean the vehicles accordingly.
  • Adhere
    to the traffic rules and regulations
  • Represent
    Dwelling Places in a professional and respectful manner.
  • Pick
    up and deliver children, staff, Directors and the country Director
    whenever needed and as per set schedule
  • Assist
    the Procurement Officer in stores whenever called upon.
  • Record
    all daily trips in the logbook and ensure that users sign the logbook in
  • Perform
    other related duties as may be required.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant for the Dwelling Places Driver job should hold valid driver’s
    license or certificate with a DL class.
  • At
    least two years’ experience in related position
  • Previous
    experience of working in a children related NGO is an added advantage
  • Able
    and willing to work on an as-needed basis in order to meet operational
    needs of the organization
  • Knowledge
    of highway and Van regulations
  • Ability
    to deal with children, staff and management at all levels
  • Time
    management and stress management skills
  • General
    knowledge of automobile maintenance & repair
  • Possess
    excellent concentration and Bilingual in Luganda/English
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates are encouraged to send the following;
  • A
    handwritten application letter with and updated CV with academic
  • A
    church recommendation letter (Should be God fearing)
  • LC
    1 letter
  • Two
    passport photos
  • Clearance
    from Face Technologies.
Deliver your applications to:
Dwelling places head office – Off Nalukolongo Masaka road near Mutundwe police
station or email to: or call 0312-513701
Deadline: 17th February 2018
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