Job Detail


Driver

Date Posted: 2018-10-16 02:00:06
UNHCR NIGERIA
  • Position Number::

    10028721 / 10028722 /10028723
  • Category:

    Administration
  • Grade:

    GS - 2
  • Years of Experience:

    2 Years
  • Duty Stations:

    Calabar - Cross River State
  • Duration of Contract:

    1 Year
  • Contract Type:

    Fixed Term Appointment

CONTEXT, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Driver position in the Office normally falls under direct supervision of the Administrative Officer/Assistant. The incumbent is responsible for up keep and maintenance of the assigned UNHCR vehicle(s) as per technical guidance and specifications established by the organisation. He/she is required to follow strict instructions and security guidance provided by the supervisor. While basic function of a Driver is to drive the official vehicles of UNHCR, he/she may be called upon to perform minor maintenance and repair of UNHCR vehicles.

The incumbent will have the following responsibilities:

  • Drive UNHCR vehicles for the transport of authorized passengers and delivery and collection of mail, documents, UNHCR pouch and other items.
  • Meet official personnel at the airport and facilitate immigration and customs formalities as required.
  • Perform day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicles; check oil, water, battery, brakes, tires, etc. and ensure that the assigned UNHCR vehicles are road worthy and maintained up to the established security standards.
  • Perform minor repairs and arrange for other repairs and ensure that the vehicle is kept clean.
  • Ensure that the steps required by rules and regulations are taken in case of involvement in accident.
  • Log official trips, daily mileage, gas consumption, oil changes, greasing, etc.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

ESSENTIAL MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Completion of Primary Education or equivalent technical or commercial school.
  • Minimum 2 years of previous job experience relevant to the function.
  • Driving licence, knowledge of driving rules and regulations and skills in minor vehicle repair.
  • Good knowledge of English and local language.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS & COMPETENCIES

  • Mechanical skills.

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Job Deadline : 2018-10-22 Midnight

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