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Driver(Dollow)

Job Description

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For Somalia 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 Somalia Program wishes to invite applications from highly competent dynamic, self-driven and results oriented Somalia Residents to fill the following vacancy to be based in Dollow Office.

Driver (Dollow)

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 authorised 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

The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training:

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

  • Technical Training qualifications required: Valid driving license

  • Experience: 3 years of experience in a similar job

  • Ability to communicate in spoken and written English

Working Environment / Conditions:

  • Work environment: Office-based with frequent travel to the field

  • Travel: 10% Domestic/international travel is required.

  • On call: Immediately