Driver

  Pajhwok Afghan News
  Afghanistan Unspecified 243
Date Posted:Aug 28, 2010
Reference:0031
Closing Date:Sep 3, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:5
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Transportation
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Pajhwok Afghan News:

 

Pajhwok Afghan News (www.pajhwok.com) is the leading independent news agency registered with the Ministry of Information and Culture of Afghanistan. Pajhwok has a network of reporters nationwide larger than any other news agency in the country. Pajhwok provides comprehensive, reliable, timely and bias-free news about Afghanistan from an Afghan perspective. It distributes and publishes online daily reports and photographs as a service to newspapers, radios, and television news channels as well as individual and institutional subscribers. In the Seven years of its existence, Pajhwok has become Afghanistan most credible news and feature service-provider to national and international media outlets on a national and international level.

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of Operation unit, the incumbent will be responsible to the following:
Major responsibilities includ
To pick staff from home to office and back from office to home.
To drive office vehicle safely for the transport of authorized personnel and delivery / collection of mail, document, cargo, pouch and other official duties requested by authorized personnel;
To make field trips in or outside the duty station including the remote areas in the country if needed;
To work longer hours when needed
To work during day and night shifts.
To travel extensively with a team of international and national staff
To meet official visitors/personnel at airport and facilitates immigration and customs formalities as required;
To take care of day-to-day maintenance of the vehicle, inform the Operation unit in case of wrecks and problems.
To perform minor repairs of the vehicle
To log official trips, daily mileage, fuel consumption, oil changes, greasing etc, and reports to the Operation unit whenever required.
To make sure that the steps required by rules and regulations are taken in case of involvement in an accident;
To carry out daily maintenance of vehicle;
To inform Operation unit of any major problems with the vehicle in order to ensure a speedy remedy;
To make sure that all necessary legal documentation and permits (both for vehicle and self) are in order and always carried.
To obey all the rules and regulations.
To perform other related duties as and when required.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of Operation unit, the incumbent will be responsible to the following:
Major responsibilities includ
To pick staff from home to office and back from office to home.
To drive office vehicle safely for the transport of authorized personnel and delivery / collection of mail, document, cargo, pouch and other official duties requested by authorized personnel;
To make field trips in or outside the duty station including the remote areas in the country if needed;
To work longer hours when needed
To work during day and night shifts.
To travel extensively with a team of international and national staff
To meet official visitors/personnel at airport and facilitates immigration and customs formalities as required;
To take care of day-to-day maintenance of the vehicle, inform the Operation unit in case of wrecks and problems.
To perform minor repairs of the vehicle
To log official trips, daily mileage, fuel consumption, oil changes, greasing etc, and reports to the Operation unit whenever required.
To make sure that the steps required by rules and regulations are taken in case of involvement in an accident;
To carry out daily maintenance of vehicle;
To inform Operation unit of any major problems with the vehicle in order to ensure a speedy remedy;
To make sure that all necessary legal documentation and permits (both for vehicle and self) are in order and always carried.
To obey all the rules and regulations.
To perform other related duties as and when required.

Job Location:

Afghanistan

Qualifications:

3 years of experience in driving is required;
• Proficiency in Dari and Pashto is required, English is an asset.
• Familiar with Kabul city and government institutions
• Must have an updated driving license.

Job Keywords:

Driver
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