Job Opportunities at World Vision International, DRIVERS-Itilima & Karatu

Job Title: Drivers -Itilima & Karatu

Tanzania Nyasa
Fixed term, Full-time
Deadline: 03-Jan-20

Purpose of the position:

  • To drive WVT vehicles so as to facilitate staff/visitor movements as assigned by Senior Transport Officer and keep the vehicle clean and in good working condition
  • Communicate World Vision's Christian ethos and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life that is an example to others.
  • To keep vehicle clean, in good condition for use and take care of all tool kit
  • Drive all WVT vehicle and ensure that fuel, oil, water, tires and general state of the car has been checked before use
  • Maintain log book for each and every trip
  • Ensure that vehicles is serviced as planned
  • To ensure all visitors sign the child protection forms as soon as they are picked up.
  • To ensure that the vehicle is not overloaded either by people or luggage
  • Report any adverse observation of a vehicle to Senior Transport Officer
  • Remind/advice Senior Transport Officer to matters pertaining to services and repairs of vehicles

Other Competencies/Attributes:
Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.
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:

Minimum Qualification required: Form Four with a valid class C driving license

  • Experience: 3 years in driving
  • Preferred: Form Four with NIT Advanced Driving Certificate
  • Technical Skills & Abilities:
  • Ability to communicate in English and good command of Kiswahili
  • Good relationship with other staff 

Working Environment / Conditions:
Work environment: Office-based with regular travel to the field
Travel: 15% Domestic travel is required.