Driver Mechanic – Job Summary
Support operations by ensuring proper usage, regular maintenance and repairs of assigned vehicles for high performance and to undertake driving assignments within and outside assigned areas as required.
The positions are based in field offices (Northern, Upper East and Ashanti Regions)
S/He reports to the Fleet Supervisor.
Carry out routine maintenance of vehicles.
Drive staff and visitors to, from and within the assigned locations as and when required
Maintain log books and report regularly to Fleet Supervisor on the performance of assigned vehicles.
Diagnose faults and carry out repairs where applicable and advice Supervisor and staff on the repairs of vehicles.
Assist in the recovery of broken down vehicles.
Give technical assistance and coordinate the procurement of genuine vehicle parts for maintenance and repairs
Give technical guidance to other vehicle users to polish driving skills and unsure the safe use of the vehicles
Ensure that vehicles are clean and have all the requisite safety gargets such as fire extinguishers, dusters, basic tools and equipment and also valid road worthy certificates and insurance
Education / Work Experience / Key Competencies
Motor Mechanic Certificate (MVM) + 2 years relevant experience or Motor Vehicle Technician (MVT) 1/2 + at least 2 years relevant experience.
Professional driver’s license for at least 2 years, preferably experience with a 4 wheel drive.
To be able to undertake general servicing of vehicles and diagnose faults, preferably on diesel engines
Ability to conduct minor repairs on vehicles
Ability to write reports (basic)
Must be a committed Christian
Ability to communicate clearly in English.