Driver NGO Jobs – Forum for African Women Educationalists (FAWE)

Job Title:       Driver
Organization: Forum
for African Women Educationalists (FAWE)
Duty Station: 
Reports to: Program
About US:
Forum for African
Women Educationalists (FAWE) Uganda Chapter is a Non-Governmental Organization
established in 1997 as part of the wider FAWE Network to address gender
disparities in Education.
Job Summary:   The Driver shall ensure that FAWEU staff and
officials are driven safely to meetings, workshops, field activities and other
work related destinations; and that that the FAWEU vehicle(s) under his/her
charge are maintained in an optimal working condition.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensure that the vehicles are in a good mechanical state at all times
  • Ensure safety of the vehicles as well as the tools therein at all
  • Observe all road safety regulations and ensure that the vehicles are
    compliant to the Road Safety Act and other related laws
  • Carry out simple mechanical repairs on the vehicle(s)
  • Performs minor repairs, arranges for regular maintenance and ensures
    that the vehicle(s) is kept clean and in good running condition(s) at all
  • Ensure availability of all the required documents/supplies including
    vehicle insurance, first aid kits and necessary spare parts and tools are
    in the assigned vehicle(s)
  • Carry out all pre and post driving checks on the vehicles before and
    after any trip
  • Drives FAWEU staff and visitors to meetings, workshops and field
    visits among others
  • Assists staff and other officials in loading and offloading items
    from the car
  • Collects and delivers mail packages and equipment and maintains
    records of all deliveries and distributions.
  • Maintains records for the vehicle(s), logs official trips, records
    daily mileage, records the use of fuel cards and keeps records on fuel
  • Keeps track of insurance and other tax formalities

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold an O’ Level Leaver’s Certificate
  • A Valid Driver’s License
  • A Certificate in Basic Mechanics is essential
  • A minimum of three years of relevant experience in a reputable
  • Knowledge of defensive driving
  • Knowledge of at least one of the local languages is essential
  • High standard of integrity, discretion and loyalty
  • Actively seeks out feedback on their performance (both results and
    behaviors) with a view of continuous learning and growing
  • Self-driven and able to work under minimal supervision
  • Proven ability to work effectively with others
  • Excellent communication skills
How to Apply:
All candidates
should send their applications with updated CVs to:
The Human Resource
Forum for African
Women Educationalists Uganda Chapter,
P.O Box 24117
Kampala. Uganda 
Hand deliver to:
Forum for African
Women Educationalists Uganda Chapter
Plot 328, Magulu
Close, Bukoto – Off Kisaasi Road
Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: 31st January 2019
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