Project Driver Job Opportunities – National Union of Coffee Agribusinesses and Farm Enterprises (NUCAFE)

Job Title:   Project Driver
Organization: National
Union of Coffee Agribusinesses and Farm Enterprises (NUCAFE)
Duty Station: Namanve, Kiwanga, Mukono, Uganda
Reports to: Human
Resource Officer
         
About US:
National Union of Coffee
Agribusinesses and Farm Enterprises (NUCAFE) is a private, not for Profit
organization registered under the laws of Uganda as a company limited by
guarantee. Currently NUCAFE is the hub of a membership of 178 associations and
cooperatives representing more than 150,000 coffee farming households. NUCAFE’s
Vision is that coffee farmers profitably own their coffee along the Value chain
for sustainable livelihoods consumer satisfaction and societal transformation.
Job Summary: The Project
Driver will provide secure and timely driving services mainly for projects.
Deliver items to NUCAFE clients/stakeholders such as the bank, suppliers as may
be requested. Assists with postage and with pick up of office purchases, items
and any other tasks required by secretariat staff from time to time.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Drive personnel and equipment to locations in Uganda
    for Coffee and other activities.
  • Maintain company vehicles, keep accurate
    records for vehicle issues, including fuel, mileage, and trip logs, and schedule routine maintenance and
    cleaning.
  • Observe all company vehicle utilization
    policies and in country traffic laws.
  • Perform daily errands such as collecting and
    delivering items purchasing items for the office, and refueling the vehicles on an as-needed
    basis
  • Transport staff for implementation of
    activities
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle both
    inside and out. Ensure that the first aid kit is in place and stocked at
    all times.
  • Assist in routine office chores when necessary such as
    photocopying, binding, filing, moving furniture, answering telephones,
    sending faxes, and cleaning the office premises
  • Conduct routine monthly service of the vehicle,
    including oil changes and general service.
  • Complete the vehicle log book on a daily basis, recording all travel and
    requiring staff transported to sign, and submit to Human Resource officer
    for review and approval on a weekly basis.
  • Provide driving services for specific tasks
    from the Executive Director, management and staff at the secretariat
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the
    Human Resource Officer



Qualifications, Skills
and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold an O’ level certificate
    and a valid driving permit with classes B and CM as added advantage
  • Defensive driving training.
  • Three years of driving experience will be an
    added advantage.
  • Core Values: Coffee
    Knowledge, Professionalism, Integrity, Compassion, Etiquette, Exceptional
    time management
How to Apply:  
All candidates who wish to join
the NUCAFE should send their updated CVs, cover letters, copies of the relevant
academic documents, capability statement and contacts of 2 professional
referees to the Human Resource Officer: human.resource@nucafe.org  or
send hardcopy applications to our Head Offices at Coffee House, 2nd
Floor Suite 2.7, Jinja Road, Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: 11th February 2018

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