World Vision International

Driver - Hargeisa, Somaliland

Job Description

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For Somaliland Residents Only

World Vision is an International Relief and Development organization, whose goal is to achieve long-lasting benefits in the quality of life for vulnerable children and their families, displaced persons and communities. World Vision Somaliland Program wishes to invite applications from highly competent dynamic, self-driven and results oriented Somaliland Residents to fill the following vacancy to be based in Hargeisa Office.

Driver: 1 Position

Ensure timely and safe support to field team operations. Drive field teams in support of operations. Undertake courier/ liaison services as requested.

Major Responsibilities:

Ensure timely, quality support to operations:

  • Drive project personnel and authorized persons to various destination as instructed;

  • Collect and deliver documents to various destinations as instructed;

  • Ensure good time-keeping and adherence to travel schedules;

Ensure safe working environment:

  • Ensure basic vehicle safety and security equipment is in the vehicle at all times;

  • Alert management of shortfalls/lack of safety & security equipment in vehicles;

  • Undertake regular radio checks and respect convoy procedures;

  • Ensure compliance with traffic regulations and code;

  • Monitor vehicle’s condition, informing management in the event of malfunction/repair;

  • Maintain general cleanliness and serviceability of vehicle;

  • Monitor security context and provide updates and advice to field teams.

Ensure customer focused/accountable service to support operations;

  • Provide assistance to the administration staff as and when required

  • Maintain accurate and up to date vehicle/equipment records

  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by supervisor

Other Competencies/Attributes:

  • Demonstrates well-developed interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as negotiation skills

  • Must adhere to set security standards

  • Ensure a gender perspective in the scope of work

  • Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience

  • Educational level required: Secondary education (O-level)

  • Technical Training qualifications required: Valid driving license

  • Experience: 3 years of experience in a similar job

  • Basic in English and fluent in Somali.