Driver (9 O’ Level Job Vacancies) – Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development (MGLSD)

Organisation: Ministry
of Gender, Labour and Social Development (MGLSD)
Project Name:
Expanding Social Protection (ESP) Programme
Duty Station: 
Kampala, Mbale, Kyenjojo and Mbarara, Uganda
Reports to:
Operations/RTSU Coordinator
About US:
The Ministry of
Gender, Labour and Social Development (MGLSD), through its Programme Management
Unit (PMU) is implementing the second Phase of the Expanding Social Protection
Programme (ESPII). The goal of ESP is to reduce chronic poverty and improve
life chances for poor men, women and children in Uganda. The programme aims to
embed a national social protection system, including social assistance for the
poorest and most vulnerable, as a core element of Uganda’s national planning
and budgeting processes. A core element of the Programme is the Social
Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE) under which government provides the
Senior Citizens Grant to older persons. Government with support from
Development partners is currently in the process of rolling out the Senior
Citizens Grant to all districts in the country.
Job Summary:   The Driver will be tasked with the
transportation of staff to assigned/designated places and deliver office
documents, materials and cargo to different places safely within ESP
transportation guidelines.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Drive employees and other authorized
    passengers over designated routes safely
  • Deliver important documents, materials,
    parcels and equipment to required destinations
  • Responsible for the safety and security
    of ESP vehicles assigned
  • Ensure that vehicles are maintained,
    serviced and in good mechanical condition at all times.
  • Provide administrative and logistic
    support to the RTSU’s when required

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold an O’ Level
  • At least five years with clean driving
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send application letters, detailed
CV, names and addresses of three referees along with the relevant certified
copies of academic transcripts, certificates to: Permanent Secretary, Ministry
of Gender, Labour and Social Development Headquarters (Security Registry) on
second (2) Floor Plot 2, Simbamanyo House, George Street P.O Box 7136, Kampala,
Deadline: 23rd August 2019 by 11:00am
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