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Project Drivers x2

SOS Children’s Villages

This is a Full-time position in Kamwenge posted March 16, 2022.

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# Job Description

SOS Children’s Villages is an independent, locally registered, child-focused,
social development non- governmental organization with a strong reputation for
providing quality care and protection, education and health needs for
vulnerable children. Since its inception in 1991, SOS CV Uganda has reached
over 60,000 children, youths and adults directly and indirectly to become
empowered and self-reliant to contribute significantly to the needs of their
families and communities. Works in partnership with a number of donors,
institutional and corporate agencies including; Norwegian Agency for
Development Cooperation NORAD, Austrian Development Agency ADA, Grieg
Foundation, ERIKS Development Partner, USAID/Bantwana World Education, AVIS
Foundation, Brand Charity, USAID/Uganda Private Health Support Program
UPHSP, Terre des Hommes TDH, Stanbic Bank Uganda, DHL – Go Teach, Madhvani
Group of Companies.
SOS Children’s Villages Uganda is sourcing for experienced human resources
with significant humanitarian operations experience to coordinate and
implement its Resilience Building for Refugees ReBuilD III project Linking
Rehabilitation Relief and Development LRRD based in Rwamwanja Refugee
Settlement in Kamwenge District.

Reporting to the Project Coordinator, the driver’s responsibility is to
provide efficient and safe transportation of authorized personnel and/or
commodities in a clean and well maintained vehicle.

• Drive project personnel and equipment to locations in Uganda for project
• Maintain timely schedule set by Programme Staff.
• Maintain Project vehicles, keep accurate records for vehicle issues
including fuel, mileage and trip log and schedule routine maintenance and
• Observe all company vehicle utilization policies and in country traffic
• Perform daily errands such as collecting and delivering mail, making bank
deposits and withdrawals, purchasing items for the office, and refueling the
• Transport staff & Children to project sites and offices or for
implementation of activities.
• Ensure the readiness of the vehicle, in a good mechanical condition and
ensure vehicle is prepared for long trips on rough terrain prior to field
• Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle both inside and out. Ensure that the
first aid kit is in place and stocked at all times.
• Assist in routine office chores when necessary such as photocopying,
binding, filling, moving furniture. • Carry out routine service of the
vehicle, including oil changes and general Service.
• Complete the vehicle logbook on a daily basis, recording all travel and
requesting staff transported to sign and submit to Administration officer for
review and approval on a weekly basis.

• A Minimum of ‘O’level Certificate
• Possession of a Driver’s license with Classes CM,DL
• At least 6 years Driving experience in a credible organisations for example
INGOs or other busy organisation/office setting
• Experience in Defensive driving is desirable
• Skills in Motor Vehicle Mechanics is an added advantage
• Oral and written English language fluency is a MUST
• Ability to speak the local languages in the Rwenzori region is a MUST

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Email:: [email protected]

If you believe you are the right candidate, please send your electronic
application letter, detailed curriculum vitae CV, and photocopies of
academic certificates, and names and contact details of three traceable
referees to the address below to reach not later than Monday, 28th March 2022:

**The Head Human Resources and Administration**
**SOS Children’s Villages Uganda,**
**Plot 53 Ntinda II Road**

Electronic Applications must be sent as one Single PDF Document not exceeding
eight pages to: **[email protected]**

Applications that are late, do not have CV or certificates or exceeds eight
pages or electronically submitted as images will be disqualified. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

SOS Children’s Villages Jobs in Kamwenge Project Drivers x2 Carreer opportunities in Kamwenge vacancies in SOS Children’s Villages at Kamwenge

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