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Driver - Fixed term - Hawassa - 04 February 2014

POST TITLE: Driver

DUTY STATION: Hawassa

Post Number: 68250

Level: GS-2

Contract Status : Fixed Term (FT)

Closing date: 04 February 2014

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, is inviting applications for this position.

PURPOSE OF THE POST

Under the direct supervisor of the Administrative Assistant in the field office, to drive staff members, visitors and government officials in the regions and on field trip.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THIS POST INCLUDE:

  • Drives office vehicles for the transport of staff members and authorized visitors and delivers/collects urgent mails, documents and other items to/from government office, run errands.
  • Meets official personnel at the airport and facilitates immigration and customs formalities, as required.
  • Responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicle, checks oil, water, battery, brakes, tires, etc., and the assigned vehicle is MOSS compliant in terms of medical kits and communication equipment, performs minor repairs and arranges for other repairs. Ensures that the vehicle is kept clean.  
  • Logs official trips, daily mileage, gas consumption, oil changes, greasing, etc.
  • Ensures that the steps required by rules and regulations are taken, in case of involvement in an accident.  
  • Performs other related duties, as required.

Education: Primary education; driver’s license; knowledge of driving rules and regulations and skills in minor vehicle repair.
Work Experience: Two year’s work experience as a driver; safe driving record.
Language requirement: Good knowledge of the local language and knowledge of the working languages of the duty station.
Competencies: Communication, Working with people, Driver for results, Analyzing, Learning and Researching, Planning and Organizing, Following Instructions and Procedures, Adapting and Responding to Change

Applications must include motivation letter, an updated CV, and a completed UN Personal History Form (P-11) available at goo.gl/9mvar.

Please DO NOT ATTACH COPIES OF TRANSCRIPTS, ACADEMIC DEGREES OR RECOMMENDATION LETTERS WITH THE APPLICATION. 
UNICEF and UN candidates must also include two recent Performance Evaluation Reports.
Please deliver/send your application to: Human Resources Manager, UNICEF-Ethiopia, Opposite ECA Compound, and Adjacent to German House, P.O. Box 1169, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, or by e-mail to hraddisababa@unicef.org.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Applications from qualified women are encouraged

 

 
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