Zambia Red Cross Society
The Zambia Red Cross Society (ZRCS) is a Humanitarian Organization established in 1966 by an Act of Parliament CAP 307 of the laws of Zambia as an auxiliary institution that augments government’s efforts in developmental works and humanitarian assistance. ZRCS is part of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC). In line with its mandate, ZRCS partners with the Government of the Republic of Zambia in responding to both man-made and natural disasters, including epidemics.
In an effort to enhance its response, ZRCS is recruiting for a position of Driver. The Driver will assist in the delivery of goods to designated places and assist in the transportation of procured goods that are intended in the operational areas as directed by the Logistics Officer. The Driver will be an essential part of our team, responsible for ensuring that goods and passengers are delivered to their destinations safely and efficiently. Ensure that all necessary paperwork and documentation are in order before transporting goods and passengers. Ensure the cleanliness and proper maintenance of vehicles under their care.
reporting to: logistics officer
workplace: designated operational areas
employment type: fixed term contract of 1 year
expected date of deployment: immediately
The Driver shall report to the Logistics Officer and is expected to drive the project vehicle to project locations as required, run general upkeep of the project vehicle and equipment; Keep the project vehicle clean; He/She shall fill out and check the log sheets and mileage of the vehicle and ensure any mechanical problems are reported accordingly. He/She shall inform the Logistics Officer about necessary vehicle service and shall provide support for basic administration management, such as procurement and purchases.
At least 3 years experience in NGO setup with verifiable references; Good communication skills; Clean class C Valid Drivers licence with at least 3 years driving experience, and existing ability to drive 4×4 vehicles with manual gear, Mechanical experience.
DESIRED COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS
Strong driving record
Ability for good Navigation
Basic maintenance knowledge
Physical fitness and strength
Efficiency and time-management
Problem solving Skills
Concentration and ability to drive long hours
Knowledge of safety regulations and traffic laws
Ability to give accurate and detailed information about routes and journeys
Practical skills in maintaining the log of mileage, the number of trips, passengers, and destinations.
Ability to adhere to all organisational policies and procedures.
Interested candidates should send their CVs
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