Truck Driver-Mechanics, Puntland
For Somali Nationals 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. The Somalia program wishes to invite applications from highly competent dynamic, self-driven and results oriented Somali National to fill the following vacancy. The successful candidate will be based in WV Office - Garowe, Puntland.
Truck Driver - Garowe.
The position holder will ensure timely and safe support to field team operations. Deliver field teams in support of operations. Undertake courier/ liaison services as requested.
Ensure timely, quality support to operations:
Drive a truck & deliver goods/cargo 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;
Carry out vehicle regular services for the World Vision Fleet
Carry out repair minor mechanical works on WV fleet.
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;
Check the condition of the entire motor vehicle fleet on a regular basis and make recommendations for repairs when necessary.
Generate motor vehicle status reports on a weekly basis for management decision making.
Maintain accurate and up to date vehicle/equipment records.
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: Diploma in motor vehicle mechanics and a valid driving license
Ability to communicate in Basic level English.
Experience: Minimum of 3 years’ of experience in a similar job role.
Working Environment / Conditions:
Work environment: Office-based with frequent travel to the field
On call: Immediately
All applications should be received by 28th May, 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.