Driver NGO Job Vacancies – World Vision International

Job Title:    Driver
Organisation: World Vision International
Reports to:  Project Manager
Duty Station:  Uganda
About US:
World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and
Advocacy Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children,
families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work
in over 41 districts in Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of
children and we will not employ people whose background is not suitable for
working with children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful
completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record
checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child, Life in all its fullness.  Our
prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”
Job Summary:  The incumbent will drive authorized
passengers, transport goods and services (information) and check the mechanical
condition of the World Vision vehicle regularly and act accordingly in line
with World Vision Transport policies.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Achieving Capabilities: Drive World
Vision vehicles/authorized passengers to specified destinations as approved by
the supervisor in line with World Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy.
Thinking Capabilities: Deliver
packages, goods and mails and any other information to specified people, places
and offices in line with World Vision policies.
Self-managing Capabilities: Physical
inspection/check of vehicle status/condition e.g. engine oil, water, nuts,
battery water, license, Third Party Insurance, brakes, tyre pressure etc. prior
to any journey and carry out regular vehicle repairs e.g. correcting hard
start, tightening bolts and nuts, topping up battery water, etc. in line with
World Vision policy.
Relational Capabilities:
Monitor the security of vehicle, authorized
passengers and luggage in line with the vehicle policy.
Report all major and minor damages and accidents
on the vehicle at hand to the supervisor using relevant documentation/forms in
accordance to World Vision Vehicle Use & Management Policy
Prepare and submit accurate, complete and timely
vehicle monthly reports in line with the World Vision Vehicle Use &
Management Policy.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The ideal applicant for the World Vision Driver
job must hold a certificate in automobile mechanics is an added advantage.
At least Ordinary Level Certificate with at
least 2 principle passes
A certificate in Defensive driving from an
established driving school/firm is an added advantage.
Experience in driving, with clean driving record
of not less than 3 years, preferably with an NGO
Possession of two or more Classes of driving
permit is preferred
Ability to maintain performance expectations in
diverse cultural contexts, psychologically stressful environments, and physical
hardship conditions with limited resources.
Computer literate especially in Ms Word and
Excel and use of Internet Explorer
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks
simultaneously and able to drive long distance and for long hours.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to submit
your application and complete Curriculum Vitae. Apply online by visiting World
Vision International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.
Deadline: 8th March 2020
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