Title: Driver (2)
Project Fistula Care Plus
Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Application Deadline: 6th June, 2017
Fistula Care Plus is a five-year project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and managed by EngenderHealth in collaboration with partners. It seeks to increase access to quality treatment services for obstetric fistula, improve prevention, strengthen the environment to support prevention, treatment and reintegration services, and to conduct research to improve the quality of services.
EngenderHealth is currently looking to hire two drivers on a full time basis for its Fistula Care Plus project in Nigeria. EngenderHealth Drivers will work with other staff members of EngenderHealth, to provide support for program implementation that will entail driving staff members within/around the various parts of Nigeria and also help in running office errands, as well as support other logistics requirements.
Duties & Responsibilities
Clean and inspect the office vehicles on a daily basis.
Perform basic routine check (oil, water, battery, tire pressure, lights etc.) every morning and always with a view to identifying any faults and reporting same promptly to the Admin and Logistics Officer or Finance and Administration Officer.
In liaison with the Admin and Logistics Officer or Finance and Admin Officer assist the office in logistics/movement of office property/asset.
Bring to the knowledge of the project management any faults noticed and repairs to be carried out on the vehicle immediately as it is noticed.
Maintain a “Vehicle Movement Register” and a “Log Book” and ensure that staff or any other official visitor taken on a trip signs off the logbook at the end of each journey.
Prepare Monthly Vehicle Reports and submit to direct supervisor.
Conveying staff and official visitors to all approved journeys/destinations.
Assist in dispatching of all official mails/packages as determined by the EngenderHealth office.
Report to the Admin and Logistics Officer or the Finance and Admin Officer when the vehicle is due for refueling; complete the fuel register for fuel replenishment or take funds to procure fuel and then thereafter retire the advance.
Ensure that passengers comply with proper safety routine while in the vehicle.
Ensure that the Vehicle is equipped with emergency and First Aid kits.
Performing any other duties as may be directed by the Project manager or his designee.
Education, Experience &Certifications:
Minimum of SSCE/GCE Certification or its equivalent
Holder of a valid Drivers License.
Ability to effectively work in a team.
Ability to travel when required.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English language.
Basic computer literacy is required.
Demonstrated experience of the Nigeria road network system within geo-political regions.
Ability to interact with all cadre of staff and be a good team player
Detail oriented, honest and patient
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Pleasant personality and willing to follow and implement instructions
Ability to organize tasks
Flexible and dependable, (i.e ability to respond and react appropriately to unforeseen events)
Thorough knowledge of Motor vehicle functionality (i.e. perform range of tasks to fulfill their role
Mode of Application
Submit a sealed envelope containing the following to the address below;
Photocopy of Valid Driver’s license
Engenderhealth Fistula Care plus project.
7B Ona Crescent, Off Lake Chad, Maitama, Abuja.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.