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University Research Company:Centre for Human Services   |   Kampala, Uganda   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Driver

  • High, secondary school
  • Transportation, logistics, driving
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Temporary
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Job Summary

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. The Driver will perform office support tasks, as may be required.


Responsibilities

  1. Drive project personnel and equipment to locations in Uganda for project activities. Maintain timely schedule set by program staff.
  2. Maintain project vehicles, keep accurate records for vehicle issues, including fuel, mileage, and trip logs, and schedule routine maintenance and cleaning
  3. Observe all company vehicle utilization policies and in country traffic laws
  4. Perform daily errands such as collecting and delivering mail, making bank deposits, purchasing items for the office, and refueling the vehicles on an as-needed basis
  5. Transport staff or consultants to project sites and offices or for implementation of activities
  6. 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.
  7. Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle both inside and out. Ensure that the first aid kit is in place and stocked at all times.
  8. Assist in routine office chores when necessary such as photocopying, binding, filing, moving furniture, answering telephones, sending faxes, and cleaning the office premises
  9. Carry out routine monthly service of the vehicle, including oil changes and general service.
  10. 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.


General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Temporary
Job type: Full Time
Location: Kampala
Area of work: Transportation, logistics, driving
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: High, secondary school
Required relevant work experience: 5 years
Required skills: Vehicle maintenance and repair; Driving license Class B, C, E - light vehicles & heavy commercial vehicles; Delivery service (postal, newspaper, commercial); Route planning; Traffic laws and regulations
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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University Research Company:Centre for Human Services

Non-profit, social workCompany size: 50-100 people

University Research Co., LLC (URC) is a global company dedicated to improving people's quality of health care, social services, and education. With our non-profit affiliate, the Center for Human Services (CHS), URC currently manages projects in over 45 countries, including the United States.


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