Overview

Driver

Immediate Kangaroo Mother Care (I-KMC) Project is looking for interested and qualified candidates to fill the following posts;

Driver  (1 POST)

Report to  the Principal Investigator –IKMC PROJECT

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES FOR THE PROJECT.

To ensure provision of reliable and safe driving services by driving project vehicle, visitors and delivery
Ensure the availability and maintenance of all the required documents such as logbooks, vehicle insurance and necessary spare parts in the assigned vehicle.
Responsible for safekeeping of the vehicle and tools entrusted to him/ her.
Maintain cleanliness of the vehicle and tools.
Maintain disciplined behavior and proper conduct in rendering services to his/ her assignees.
Report promptly any defect or problems detected in the vehicle.
Perform any other research duties assigned to him/her by the principle investigator or his designate.
Assurance that personal and confidential information is restricted to those entitled to know
Ensure good knowledge of streets and location of patients residents

QUALIFICATION, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

Successfully completed Ordinary “O” Level Secondary Education with PASSES in Kiswahili and English.
Possession of driving Certificate from recognized Institutions such NIT or VETA will be an added advantage.
At least four years of working experience as a Driver.
Professional work ethic including efficiency and punctuality.
Safe driving record.
Knowledge of driving rules and regulations and skills in minor vehicle repair.
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
Fluency on English and Kiswahili.
Possess good writing and verbal communication skills.
Must have a valid Class “C” Driving License

DURATION OF THE ASSIGNMENT

One-year contract with possibility of extension; subject to candidate’s performance and availability of fund for all positions.

MODE OF APPLICATION

Interested candidates should apply in confidence to the Undersigned enclosing:
Signed application letter outlining their suitability as per the job description
CV
Photocopies of relevant Certificates and Transcripts
Names and addresses of three (3) Referee
Mode of communication, e.g. telephone, e-mail, fax etc.

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Interested applicants should submit their applications to the;

Directorate of Human resource office at MUHAS and address it to: Principal Investigator, DR AUGUSTINE MASSAWE,

P. O. Box 65001
Dar Es Salaam.

NOTE

The position will be based in Dar es Salaam at the I- KMC study MUHIMBILI.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview
“IMMEDIATE KANGAROO MOTHER CARE PROJECT is equal opportunity employer”.