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Senior Driver

Job Description

Position : Senior Driver

Purpose of Position

To coordinate transport services and ensure smooth, efficient and safe use of vehicles. The role will be responsible for planning vehicle allocation and worthiness.

Major Responsibilities

Vehicle Maintenance

  • Maintain and secure work tools for the Drivers at the NO

  • Perform preventative and predictive maintenance on facility of vehicle.

  • Coordinate with suppliers and request vehicle parts when needed.

  • Ensure that all vehicles have logbooks

  • Ensure that routine maintenance records are observed

  • Ensure all WV vehicles have a regular service schedule.

  • Coordinate with other garages on jobs that cannot be done in our workshop eg. Panel beating


  • Schedule program for Drivers

  • Facilitate staff travel

Vehicle Insurance

  • Compile and update the list of vehicles at the NO for insurance processing

  • Support the compilation of accident reports.

  • Support the processing of insurance claims

Vehicle Monitoring

  • Provide monthly, quarterly and annual reports on National Office vehicle performance

  • Ensure that vehicles at the NO are kept clean

  • Ensure that all vehicles are equipped with essential tools

People Management

  • Compile Leave Schedule for all Drivers at the NO

  • Performance reviews.

  • Coaching and mentoring

Knowledge Skills and Responsibilities

  • Malawi School Certificate of Examination

  • Grade One in Motor Vehicle Mechanics or City and Guilds part 2

  • At least 5 years of professional driving experience with 3 years’ experience at supervisory level

  • Demonstrated experience in motor vehicle maintenance scheduling and transport allocation

  • Ability to produce basic reports

  • Clean and valid driving license

  • Chauffer experience

  • Defensive driving certificate

  • Experience in driving 4X4 vehicles

  • Ability to work with minimum supervision

  • Computer literacy in th use of word, excel and Lotus Notes/Microsoft Outlook

  • Certificate in Transport and Logistics