Driver

  • Full Time
  • Kitwe, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

BIA Zambia

With subsidiaries in more than 21 African countries, BIA’s operations are in the Sales and After-sales services of equipment for mines, quarries, public works, recycling, handling and power generation in West and Central Africa. BIA is able to offer a wide range of equipment and accessories from well-known manufacturers such as Komatsu, Sandvik, Bomag, Cummins and Yale.

BIA Zambia is currently looking for a Driver for its operations to be based in Kitwe.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Drive employees and conducting errands as directed by the Office Administrator
  • Demonstrate safe driving skills including control of the vehicle
  • Adhere to Zambian driving law at all times, including observing speed limits and stopping distances, traffic signals and instructions from traffic police
  • Behave respectfully towards other road users as well as fellow colleagues
  • Conduct daily routine maintenance tasks in relation to the vehicles and record keeping
  • Carry out daily and weekly checks on the vehicles and that any need for repairs are notified to the Office Administrator / Country Manager and carried out as needed
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle and that emergency equipment is in working order.
  • Maintain records in relation to journeys undertaken, routes and mileage.
  • Maintain a daily timesheet for the actual working hours and to be signed off the following morning (where possible)
  • Must be able to carry out the errands as per the daily schedule

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION

  • Minimum three (3) years’ experience with operating and driving vehicles
  • Good communication skills and courteous behavior
  • Experience working in a multi-racial environment

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Minimum GCE Certificate
  • Driving certification
  • Possession of Class C (PSV) Driving license
  • Good English language skills (written and oral)

SKILLS

  • Excellent driving skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Planning & Organising
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Team Work

Application process:

Interested applicants meeting the criteria specified should send their applications to [email protected]by Friday 17 March 2017

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