Driver – IHP Nigeria at Palladium Group

    Job Features

    Job FieldDriving
    Job TypeFull-Time
    EducationOND
    LocationKebbi State
    Experience5 years

    Ref No: req9778
    Location: Kebbi, Nigeria
    Duration: 5 years

    Project Overview and Role
    Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

    • The Driver is a full-time position to support the Nigeria Integrated Health Program staff in the safe transport of team members and deliveries. Under immediate supervision of the Logistics Assistant.

    Responsibilities

    • Drive vehicles as directed, including transporting staff to the field, performing pickups and delivery tasks; responsible for routine vehicle maintenance, including inspecting the vehicle; noting damage, scratches, malfunctions, or problems and reporting any faults to senior driver; and ensuring vehicles are clean, well maintained, and road worthy at all times
    • Compile trip reports for drivers and weekly log sheets and enter into the fuel consumption report; process monthly fuel requests and consolidate fuel liquidations for office vehicles
    • Ensure that self and all passengers are wearing seatbelts prior to departure, including those in the back seat
    • Report any accidents involved while driving project vehicle to the police and appropriate authorities; ensure vehicle has all the required forms before starting a trip.
    • Act as administrative assistant, when not driving.
    • Performs any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the supervisor

    Required Qualifications
    The Driver should:

    • Have an Ordinary National Diploma (OND);
    • Be able to communicate in English language;
    • Have a minimum of 5 years work experience in a similar position within any reputable organization or within an international development project will be an added advantage;
    • Understand the mechanics of vehicles as this will be advantageous;
    • Have demonstrable knowledge of Nigerian road networks
    • Have demonstrable knowledge of Nigerian driving codes and regulations
    • Ability to drive and work long hours
    • Familiar with the culture of the area.
    • Familiar with the local terrain and routes and respond appropriately, in case of emergency.
    • Knowledge and fluent understanding of Hausa language will be an added advantage.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Palladium Group on palladium.csod.com to apply