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Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia Company Limited invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the following position on Contract basis:

Purpose of the role:

To operate a 15 Tonne Road Truck and a 16 Seater Passenger Vehicle and facilitating delivery or collection of goods to internal and external customers, and transporting passengers.

Reports to: Project Manager

Branch: Kansanshi

Duration: 15 Months

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

The Driver will be required to perform the following tasks:

  • Transporting passengers over specified routes according to time schedule;
  • Providing Mine Site support to the Project by collecting and delivering goods safely;
  • Promoting a positive and professional image of the company through excellent customer service and interpersonal skills;
  • Ensuring that log books and pre-start check-lists are filled up correctly and submitted;
  • Ensuring the vehicle is in excellent condition for use and maintaining a clean and safe work environment;
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all passengers on the bus i.e. seat beats should be worn by all passengers before under-taking of any trip;
  • Adhere to all traffic rules, safety regulations, and company policies during transportation;
  • Drive defensively, taking precautions to avoid accidents and hazards on the roads;
  • Reporting any incidents, accidents, or operational issues to the appropriate personnel;
  • Maintain accurate records of daily mileage, fuel consumption, and vehicle inspections;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Full Grade Twelve (12) Certificate
  • Valid Class C or better Driver’s Licenc
  • Must have at least 3 years’ driving experience.
  • Valid Silicosis Certificate to operate vehicle in the Mine.

Job Specific Competencies

  • Good navigation skills.
  • Communication skills in English
  • Sober habits due to operational needs
  • Presentable and punctual
  • Knowledge of basic health and safety rules.
  • Knowledge of First Aid.
  • Advanced driving skills.
  • Knowledge of basic automotive maintenance procedures.
  • Must pass Dover Test.

If you meet the requirements above, email your detailed C.V, certified copies of certificates and cover letter in a single document to [email protected] or send your application to:

The Human Resource Manager,

Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia, Co. Ltd.

KK International Airport Road, Plot 2350/M

P.O. Box 30182, Lusaka.

The closing date for applicants is Thursday 8th February, 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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