Driver

Living Water International Zambia

JOB ADVERT

Living Water International (LWI) is a global Non-Governmental Organization that exists to demonstrate the love of God by helping communities acquire desperately needed clean water, and experience “living water” (the gospel of Jesus Christ) which alone satisfies the deepest thirst. Living Water provides safe drinking water, Christian Witness, Sanitation and Hygiene Education to communities across Africa. A vacancy of Driver exists in Living Water International- Chipata Office

POSITION TITLE: DRIVER X 1

LOCATION: CHIPATA

POSITION PURPOSE:

To provide a wide range of expedient transport (Support) services for the Chipata WPA and ensure that all errands are carried out in a timely manner and all vehicles are mechanically road worthy.

DIMENSIONS:

Direct Reports: N/A

Travel: 100%

Budget Management: 0

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • Grade 12 certificate.
  • Possession of a valid driving license for the required classes of vehicles. (Preferably Class C)
  • Certificate or diploma in auto mechanics
  • Defensive driving certificate added advantage.
  • 5 years experience

BUSINESS COMPETENCIES & GENERAL SKILLS

  • Thorough knowledge of the road system of the area.
  • Capable of assessing risk and judiciously taking correct action.
  • Ability to work long hours and in difficult terrains.
  • Adherence to LWI values.
  • Flexibility to work outside normal working hours.

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Drive and maintain LWI vehicles with a view of facilitating staff within or outside the project area as and when called upon by Management in accordance with the needs of the office.
  • Ensure that all vehicles are kept clean and in good working condition by ensuring that they are regularly serviced in accordance with the governing transport policy.
  • Advise Management on the due dates for service and renewal of licenses/insurance/road tax of all vehicles and ensure that any repair works that are needed on the vehicles are reported immediately for action.
  • Ensure that invoices for serviced vehicles and fuel are promptly attended to and ensure replenishment fuel tom cards.
  • Ensure that all logbooks are kept up to date with each trip signed for by both the driver and the Authorizing Officer
  • Ensure that all accidents (minor or major) are reported to the Police immediately and a police report obtained.
  • Attend to any other issues as may be directed from time to time by supervisor
  • Participate in daily devotions.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Interested candidates should send their application letter with not more than three paged detailed updated Curriculum Vitae to:

The Human Resources Manager

Living Water International

50 Mwambula Cresent, off Central Street.

Jesmondine,

Lusaka

  • Do not send copies of your qualifications at this stage.
  • Position applied for should be indicated in the subject line of your email when sending in your application.
  • Submit applications to [email protected]  or hand delivered to Living Water International Offices situated at Plot 50 Mwambula Cresent, Off Central Street Jesmondine Lusaka or

Living Water International, Ufulu Road, Little Bombay, Chipata.

  • Please do not submit emailed applications to any other email address apart from what has been provided above. Any application submitted through a different email address shall not be considered.
  • The deadline for receipt of application letters is 9th April 2024 at 17:00 hours, Zambian time.
  • Preferably with own accommodation in Chipata.

Please Note

  • LWI in Zambia is an equal opportunity employer, and therefore qualified females are encouraged to apply.
  • All documents submitted will not be returned and are subject to authenticity and background checks.
  • A recommendation from your local pastor / church leader will be an added advantage. ONLY shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.
  • You are free to visit the website: www.water.cc for more information about the activities of Living Water International.
  • ONLY Applicants that STRICTLY meet the qualifications and person specifications should apply.

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