We're looking for a Driver
Job Title: Project Driver
Organization: Community Development Volunteers for Technical Assistance (CDVTA)
CDVTA is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting community development and providing technical assistance to disadvantaged communities. We are currently seeking a reliable and responsible individual to fill the position of Project Driver.
- Safely transport project staff, volunteers, and materials to designated project sites, meetings, and other required destinations.
- Ensure the vehicle is properly maintained, including regular check-ups, cleaning, and refueling.
- Assist with loading and unloading project-related materials and equipment.
- Maintain accurate records of vehicle movements, including mileage, fuel consumption, and any incidents or issues.
- Observe road traffic laws and regulations at all times, ensuring the safety of passengers and other road users.
- Handle minor repairs and troubleshooting of the vehicle, such as changing tires or jump-starting the vehicle when needed.
- Report any accidents, damages, or trouble with the vehicle to the appropriate supervisor.
- Assist with project-related administrative tasks as required.
- Valid driver's license appropriate for the position and clean driving record.
- Proven experience as a driver, preferably with a non-profit organization or in a community development setting.
- Knowledge of local traffic laws and regulations.
- Ability to drive long distances and navigate through various terrains.
- Excellent communication skills and ability to interact professionally with project staff, volunteers, and community members.
- Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks efficiently.
- Flexibility to work extended hours or weekends when required.
- Basic knowledge of vehicle maintenance and troubleshooting.
- Familiarity with national roads all over the country is an added advantage.
- Respect for diverse cultures and communities.
Terms of Employment
This position will require a commitment of working most of the times outside of the North West Region.
Interested individuals are invited to submit their CV and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and motivation for joining CDVTA. Applications should be sent to this email: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Project Driver Application - [Your Full Name]".
Application Deadline: 10th October 2023.