Driver

  Pajhwok Afghan News
  Afghanistan Unspecified 404
Date Posted:Apr 18, 2010
Reference:10/2010
Closing Date:Apr 19, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:2
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Logistics
Nationality:International
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

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Job Summary:

The candidate will be working under the direct supervision of Inventory and maintenance officer and his duties include: to pick staff from home to office and back from office to home, ensure that the vehicle is cleaned and road worthy, 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; make field trips in or outside the duty station including the remote areas in the country if needed; to be prepared, to work longer hours when needed, to work during day and night shifts, willingness to travel extensively with a team of international and national staff, meets official visitors/personnel at airport and facilitates immigration and customs formalities as required; takes care of day-to-day maintenance of the vehicle, engine oil, checks oil, tire pressure ,battery, water level, wipers, lights and brakes etc, inform the Operation unit in case of wrecks and problems, performs minor repairs of the vehicle, logs official trips, daily mileage, fuel consumption, oil changes, greasing etc, and reports to the Operation unit whenever required, ensures that the steps required by rules and regulations are taken in case of involvement in an accident; ensure the safety of the vehicle and staff while on duty; carry out daily maintenance of vehicle; inform Operation unit of any major problems with the vehicle in order to ensure a speedy remedy; drive safely in conformity of security rules, ensure that the passengers act in line with the security rules, locking windows and doors, during driving, always pay respect to other vehicles, always avoid to be involved in fights, in case of accident, inform immediately the Operation unit, keep the vehicles clean and in good working conditions, ensure that all necessary legal documentation and permits (both for vehicle and self) are in order and always carried, load and download goods and baggage from the vehicle, the vehicle will be based in Office the driver is not allowed to take the vehicle home or use it for personal purposes, the driver is bound to obey all the rules and regulations, performs other related duties as and when required, changes in working time can be issued by Operation unit.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of Operation unit, the incumbent will be responsible to the following:

Major responsibilities include:

• 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 Requirement:

• 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 Location:

Afghanistan
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