World Vision International

This job is no longer available.

You can view related vacancies or set-up an email alert notification when similar jobs are added to the website using the buttons below.

Driver

Job Description

Position Title: Driver

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

This position will provide safe, efficient and effective driving services to staff, consultants and visitors in support f operations and program needs.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Drive office vehicle for transport of authorized persons, whenever and whatever required in Jordan, observing traffic rules and regulations; demonstrating exemplary driving practice.

  • Log all trips, daily mileage and petrol consumption and keep the logbook up-to-date.

  • Receive and take visitors to and from the airport; assisting with immigration formalities.

  • Collect and delivers mail, documents and other items from and to the Post Office and project offices to various destinations within Jordan.

  • Check the mechanicals status of the assigned vehicle on a daily basis; wash and clean it regularly; undertake minor repairs and report immediately the major repairs to be carried out.

  • Ensure timely service of the vehicle as when necessary.

  • Promptly report accidents involving the assigned vehicle in accordance with the established rules and regulations.

  • Take responsibility for fueling of the assigned vehicle through the immediate supervisor.

  • Perform any other functions as may be required from time to time

Education:

Secondary School Education. Possession of a valid class “C” driver’s license.

Experience:

  • At least five (5) years experience as a driver with a safe driving record.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • A good geographical knowledge of the country is required.

  • Knowledge of driving rules and regulations. Has a good knowledge of the area and the current condition of roads and highways, security and safety awareness; applies good judgment in the context of assignments given.

  • Speaks and writes clearly and effectively; listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; ask questions to clarify, demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed.

  • Some computer knowledge would be an advantage.

  • Ability to work in multicultural environment is desirable.

  • Fluency in spoken and written Arabic.

  • Intermediate knowledge of spoken and written English.

  • Experience in driving a variety of makes and models of vehicles.