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Driver Job at UNHCR

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Job Description

Vacancy Notice No.:  ETH/GA/VN/61/18 

Grade:  GL2

Position Number: 10026698

Date of Issue:  01/06/2018

Closing Date:  15/06/2018

Organizational Context:

The Driver position falls under direct supervision of the Admin/Finance Associate and overall supervision of the Admin/Finance Officer in the Sub Office Gambella. The incumbent is responsible for up keep and maintenance of the assigned UNHCR vehicle(s) as per technical guidance and specifications established by the organisation. He/she is required to follow strict instructions and security guidance provided by the supervisor. While basic function of a Driver is to drive the official vehicles of UNHCR, he/she may be called upon to perform minor maintenance and repair of UNHCR vehicles. The incumbent has regular contacts with staff within UNHCR office and with service providers outside UNHCR involving a limited exchange of information.

Accountability:

Assigned UNHCR vehicles are properly maintained and equipped as per technical guidance and specifications established by the Organisation.

Local traffic rules and regulations are strictly observed.

Instructions and security guidance provided by the supervisor and security focal point are strictly followed by the Driver and the passengers during the journey.

Responsibility:

  • Drive UNHCR vehicles for the transport of authorized passengers and delivery and collection of mail, documents, UNHCR pouch and other items.
  • Meet official personnel at the airport and facilitate immigration and customs formalities as required.
  • Perform day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicles; check oil, water, battery, brakes, tires, etc. and ensure that the assigned UNHCR vehicles are road worthy and maintained up to the established security standards.
  • Perform minor repairs and arrange for other repairs and ensure that the vehicle is kept clean.
  • Ensure that the steps required by rules and regulations are taken in case of involvement in accident.
  • Log official trips, daily mileage, gas consumption, oil changes, greasing, etc.
  • Perform other related duties as required..

Authority:

  • Drive the vehicle only when his/her safety or security is not at risk.
  • Ask the passenger about the destination of the journey and route.
  • Decline to drive passengers not authorized to be in a UNHCR vehicle

Job Requirements

Essential Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Completion of Primary Education or equivalent technical or commercial school.
  • Minimum 2 years of previous job experience relevant to the function.
  • Driving licence, knowledge of driving rules and regulations and skills in minor vehicle repair.
  • Good knowledge of English and local languages.
  • Good Knowledge of the Gambella region.

Desirable Qualifications & Competencies:

  • Mechanical skills.
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