Logistics Assistant – Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs

April 30, 2023

Job Title: Driver/Logistics Assistant

Organization: Mercy Corps

Location: Kaabong


Roles and responsibilities:

  • Operate MC Vehicles as assigned by supervisor
  •  Maintain vehicle log-sheets in accordance with MC policies/regulations
  •  Check the vehicle conditions before and after each trip/routinely- report needs and problems to the transport management
  •  Adhere to all safety and communication protocols as advised by MC and supervisor
  •  Responsible for the safekeeping of all vehicle equipment, tools, first aid kits, spares etc
  •  Keep the vehicle ready, clean and on standby – ready for use at all times
  •  Assist, as required, with logistics in the office and guesthouse daily workloads
  •  Cooperate and be of assistance to staff and visitors – assist in troubleshooting potential problems during daily business
  •  Report all maintenance needs of the vehicle to transport management on a regular basis
  •  Do the regular service and maintenance of vehicles and motorbikes
  •  Undertake field assignments as assigned


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have a UCE (O-Level) certificate
  •  Valid class B drivers’ license as a minimum and good experience driving 4×4 vehicles
  •  Must be knowledgeable and obedient to the traffic and safety act of Uganda
  •  Good understanding of English is required
  •  Knowledge of routes, duty stations, project areas, the NGO and diplomatic community
  •  Must know NGO vehicle policies and regulations
  •  Must know what preventative maintenance is required for their vehicles
  •  Must know basic first aid techniques
  •  Must know the actions to be taken in the event of an accident
  •  Must be able to change a wheel and do minor repairs and vehicle servicing
  •  Microsoft Office specifically excel and computer skills, experience with using email
  •  Excellent English oral & written skills
  •  Proven ability to solve problems independently without supervision


How to apply

All interested applicants should apply online via the link below:

Click Here To Apply

Application deadline: 4th May 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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