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Drivers x3

Norwegian Refugee Council

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted December 16, 2021.

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# Job Description

Role and responsibilities
The Driver is responsible for transporting NRC staff, visitors, documents
and goods/materials to designated destinations when officially approved within
an area, country or other location.

Generic responsibilities
• Transport NRC staff, visitors, documents and goods/materials to
designated destinations when officially approved
• Ensure the safety and security of the passengers, the goods and the vehicle
• Immediately report accidents, breakdowns and needs of repair and general
• Respect the local traffic regulations and the NRC logistical/vehicle
policies at all times
• Maintain the logbook for all trips
• Maintain the vehicle in proper operating condition at all times, including
keeping the vehicle clean, ensuring enough fuel, checking the technical state
• In liaison with the line manager, arrange for repairs and servicing
• Ensure the assigned vehicle has all the necessary documents and equipment
• Provide logistical support during trainings and workshops
• Ensure accurate fuel monitoring for assigned vehicle and provide a coherent
fuel consumption account to the logistics officer at the end of every month
clearly indicating refueling dates and corresponding odometer readings.

Specific responsibilities
• The Driver shall strictly follow the traffic rules and speed limits
applicable, and shall always drive in a safe, considerate and defensive
manner. In case of an accident the driver shall ensure that the steps required
by rules and regulations are followed, including filling in the accident
report form.
• The Driver is responsible for cleaning and daily maintenance of the vehicle
and shall ensure that it is in a safe running condition. He/she is also
responsible for checking of oil level, water level, battery, brakes, tires,
etc., and that the vehicle is at all times equipped with a first aid kit, a
good spare tire and all prescribed tools and equipment. He/she will report
promptly and in writing to NRC is some tools are missing.
• The driver is responsible for filling the logbook for all trips and to
ensure that other drivers that may use the vehicle to do the same.
• The Driver shall ensure that all required licenses, insurance cards and
vehicle permits are valid and available in the vehicle including accident
reports. He/she must also ensure that own driving licence and other relevant
driving papers are up to date.
• The Driver shall follow the instructions given in the Checklist from the NRC
Drivers’ Manual.
• The Driver is responsible for performing minor repairs. If major repairs are
needed these should be reported to the supervisor before making arrangements.
• The Driver shall provide logistical support to NRC Teams during field
missions, trainings and workshops.
• The Driver shall assist the Logistics Assistants and store clerks during
packing goods for the NRC stores.

Competencies are important in order for the employee and the organisation
to deliver desired results. They are relevant for all staff and are divided
into the following two categories:
• Valid driver’s license
• Experience from working as a Driver in a humanitarian/recovery context
• Previous experience from working in complex and volatile contexts
• Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities
• Some knowledge of English
• The ideal applicant must hold O Level Certificate. A level and above will be
added advantage
• Driving permit class of either CM, CH, DL, DM or DH
• A minimum of four years’ experience in driving, with clean driving record
preferably in humanitarian context.
• Hold a certificate in automobile mechanics is an added advantage.
• A certificate in Defensive driving from an established driving school/firm
is an added advantage.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to lead and work
effectively in insecure .environments is critical.
• Highly developed cultural awareness and ability to work well in an
international environment with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
• Ability to intervene with crisis management or troubleshooting as necessary.
• Excellent time management and planning capacity.
• Available and willingness to travel and work in hard-to-reach areas,
occasionally under strenuous conditions.

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**Closing Date** :27th Dec. 2021

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