Driver

Location:  Lusaka, Zambia

Reports to:      Transport & Fleet Officer

Location:         Lusaka or [TBD] provincial office, Zambia

Job Purpose:

URC seeks to fill the position of a qualified Driver to support the project.  The Driver performs the operations, maintenance, and management of project vehicles, including routine maintenance, as well as providing transportation for project activities for all staff.  As needed, the Driver performs office support tasks, as requested.

                    Drive project personnel and equipment to locations in Zambia for project activities. Maintain timely schedule set by program staff.

                    Maintain project 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 mail, making bank deposits and withdrawals, purchasing items for the office, and refueling the vehicles on an as-needed basis

                    Transport staff or consultants to project sites and offices or for implementation of activities

                    Ensure the readiness of the vehicle, in a good mechanical condition and ensure vehicle is prepared for long trips on rough terrain prior to field visits.

                    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

                    Carry out 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 Finance & Administration Director for review and approval on a weekly basis.

Required Experience & Qualifications

                    Valid Zambian Driver’s License with a clean driving record

                    Certificate on mechanics and defensive driving

                    Desired Experience & Qualifications

                    At least 7 years’ prior experience in professional driving Completion of Secondary School is highly desirable

                    Excellent driving record and experience in traveling through Lusaka and other regions of Zambia

                    Previous work experience on a USAID or other development project is desirable.

                    Good interpersonal and communication skills

                    English language proficiency.

Due to the large number of inquiries we receive, only candidates who have met the required experience & qualifications for this position will be contacted. No phone calls please. However, since we are active around the world in the field of public health, we may wish to retain your CV in our database for other/future opportunities, unless you direct us otherwise. Thank you very much for your interest.

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How To Apply:

http://www.urc-chs.com/careers?gnk=job&gni=8a78818c5e29ac01015e2fa51a21680a

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Chalo Trust School, a secondary and primary boarding school in Lusaka for both boys and girls, set in a quiet and natural environment conducive for learning, seeks qualified, experienced, sober and highly motivated staff to fill up the following vacant position;

1. Driver

He/She will report to the School Management team

Job Description

  • Will be expected to work, Monday – Saturday, 6:00 – 17:00
  • Responsible for driving the School Bus (Mitsubishi Rosa)
  • Expected to drive any of the vehicles belonging to the school
  • Any other requirements specified by management

Qualifications:

  • Must have at least a class C drivers license
  • Three (3) or more years of experience driving both light duty and heavy duty vehicles
  • Must be ready to start work immediately
  • Must preferably live near Chamba Valley. i.e in areas close to the school
  • Must be preferably older than 28 Years of age

Candidates who meet the above criteria should send applications, together with their CVs and copies of certificates and academic qualifications to the addresses indicated below or bring them in person to Chalo Trust School located next to Hybrid Poultry Farm in Chamba Valley by 20th September, 2017.

CANDIDATES WHO SUBMIT PHYSICAL COPIES OF THEIR APPLICATIONS WILL BE PRIORITIZED OVER CANDIDATES WHO SEND THEIR APPLICATIONS BY EMAIL.

The Technical Manager
Chalo Trust School
P.O. Box 35241,
Lusaka

How To Apply:

info@chalotrustschool.com

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