Project Driver Cum Assistant Logistician job at CARE


Vacancy title:
Project Driver Cum Assistant Logistician

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Transportation & Logistics ]

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Deadline of this Job:
05 September 2022

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Iringa , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, September 01, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Project Driver Cum Assistant Logistician

• Drive office vehicle within and outside the operational area trips in Tanzania.
• Maintain defensive driving plus presenting safety briefing to passengers prior to each trip departure.
• Maintains office vehicle maintenance records and ensures that the routine maintenance is carried out on schedule.
• Maintains accurate, up to date records on trip sheets, fuel purchases, incident reports, accident reports vehicle condition reports and other records that are requested from management.
• Reviews staff car requests with the supervisor and finalize/maintenance schedule on a daily basis. Notifies the supervisor of any deviations from the approved schedule in order to ensure staff requests are honoured or different arrangements made.
• Maintaining proper records for fuel and reports for any shortage before the start of journey.
• Dispatches office documents/mails to different vendors, partners and customers as assigned.
• Provide Logistics Supports to staff, office errands and general office support.

• Secondary School Ordinary Level Certificate
• Diploma or an equivalent to Technical/Artisan Qualification from a recognized institution or equivalent education in combination with qualifying experience
• Valid and Clean driver’s license class C and willingness to travel in rural areas.
• Certified driver from NIT (National Institute of Transportation) – added advantage

• 5 years’ experience driving all types of vehicles (heavy and light) in International organisation or local NGO, private sector or Government sector whose nature of the job includes driving in remote areas with poor road infrastructure
• Requires sufficient skills in the application of a specific discipline relevant to the organization’s requirements.
• Experience at checking vehicle for problems and performing pre/post trip maintenance tasks.
• At least 2 years working experience in managing administration errands, logistics support and fleet management in an International non-Governmental Organization funded by donors with strict rules and regulations

• Vocational Trainings in Mechanics and or Automobile
• Ability to drive a motorcycle,

• Exceptional active listening, verbal and written communication skills.
• Knowledge of Road traffic rules and regulations
• Proficiency with computers, especially Microsoft Office.
• Able to use effective management systems/tools for self
• Proficient in minute taking, documentation, and simple report writing and prepare vehicle performance management and administration reports
• Good communication skills both oral and written including good interpersonal skills with speaking English and Kiswahili
• Ability to work on own initiative, with a creative approach to problem solving, good planning, strong time management and organizing skills.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education: Postgraduate Degree

Job application procedure

Only a letter of application and updated CV including names of at least 3 reputable referees from previous jobs (preferable line Managers) with reliable contacts should be sent by email to Human Resources Department [email protected]  by Closure of Business, 5th September 2022 at 1700hrs. To apply, please indicate the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted