DRIVER – ADVERT.
Career Options Africa Group is a HR Consultancy firm specialized in Recruitment, HR outsourcing and Immigration support in Africa with offices in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Burundi, Nigeria, South Africa and South Sudan.
We are looking for a dedicated and experienced driver to join our team and play a crucial role in ensuring safe and efficient transportation for our organization. As a driver, you will be at the forefront of our commitment to quality service and transportation excellence.
As a Driver, you will be an essential part of our operations, contributing to the smooth movement of people and resources, ensuring safe and reliable transportation while delivering exceptional service. The Driver will ensure smooth transportation operations and prioritizes the well-being of passengers, goods, and the community.
MAIN TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES.
1. Safely and responsibly operating company vehicles to transport passengers, goods, or materials to their destinations.
2. Planning and following the most efficient and safe routes to ensure timely deliveries and pickups.
3. Performing routine vehicle inspections and maintenance tasks to ensure the vehicle's safety and reliability.
4. Ensuring compliance with all traffic laws and regulations, including vehicle weight limits, parking restrictions, and safety standards.
5. Maintaining accurate records of mileage, trips, and deliveries, as required.
6. Responding calmly and effectively in emergency situations, such as accidents or breakdowns.
7. Safeguarding company vehicles and their contents against theft, damage, or unauthorized use.
The job holder should have the following qualifications.
1. A valid driver's license for the type of vehicle to be operated (e.g., commercial driver's license if required).
2. Proven experience as a driver, with a clean driving record.
3. Additional certifications or training may be a plus.
THE RIGHT PERSON FOR THE JOB
The ideal candidate should possess the following skills and competencies.
• Knowledge of local traffic laws and regulations.
• Strong focus on safety, with the ability to handle unexpected situations with composure.
• Excellent navigation and route planning skills.
• Physical fitness, as the role may involve lifting, loading, and unloading.
• Strong communication and customer service skills.
• Dependability, punctuality, and a strong sense of responsibility.
• Maintenance skills for basic vehicle upkeep (e.g., changing tires, checking fluid levels).
WHAT WE ARE OFFERING THE RIGHT PERSON
We are offering a competitive remuneration package for the successful candidate.
HOW TO APPLY
Send CV only by 30th November 2023 subject heading, as DRIVER. However, applications will be reviewed as they are received, and qualified candidates called for an interview as soon as their CVs are received. Kindly indicate current, last or expected salary in the CV.
Candidates who do not hear from us by this date should consider their applications unsuccessful.