16 Truck Drivers Jobs in Kenya
16 Truck Drivers Jobs in Kenya
Our client is one of the leading transport and Logistics Company in Kenya-offering fast, efficient and reliable services.
Due to business growth and expansion, it is seeking to recruit dynamic, suitably qualified and competent individuals with self-drive and result / target orientation for the position of Driver.
Achieve considerable driving and trucking skills along with great ability to drive in a safe manner in order to provide excellent services and perform preventive maintenance effectively and maintain fuel efficiency.
Key Accountabilities (Duties and Responsibilities)
Operates the truck following training in safety measures and defensive driving techniques as prescribed in driver’s manual and emergency response procedure.
Meet delivery schedules and adhere to planned routes(journey plans) and complying with all rules (no go zones)
Collect and verify instructions and monitor all loading and off loadings.
Report all defects, incidences, accidents involving the truck and products conditions immediately they happen.
Operate the truck following all legal regulations and ensure proper documents are in place (insurance, VIC’s, speed governor certificates, calibration chart etc.)
Keep the truck clean and well maintained and inspect vehicles for mechanical issues if need and be and verify, preventive maintenance and pre and post inspections
Comply in terms of reporting to work and observing rules on drugs and alcohol, seat belt policy, truck driving rules(size, weight, route-designation, break/rest periods etc. while on duty
Maneuver trucks into loading and unloading positions.
Follow applicable traffic rules.
Monitor weather and road conditions and watch out for traffic conditions, updating the tracking team immediately of any difficult on the same.
Complete all documents correctly and on a timely basis as required by the company.
Drive long distances or distances
delegated to you.
Take responsibility of products.
Follow terms and conditions of the contract.
Person Specifications (Qualifications and work experience)
Aged 25 years and above and younger than 50 years;
Ability to drive for long hours and travel regularly;
Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations;
No recent moving or driving violations;
Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
A valid certificate of good conduct;
ART stamp older than 5 year’s;
5 years progressive experience driving a trailer (MUST HAVE)
Teamwork and focus.
Record keeping skills.
How to Apply
If you meet the above criteria and are interested in making a meaningful career move in the freight and logistics sector, apply by submitting your CV (indicating preferred location of placement) in confidence to:
P.O. Box 76883-00620
Please note: Do not attach any certificates and testimonials in your application except a copy of your ID, a copy of your Driving License and Certificate of Good Conduct or Receipt as evidence of having applied for the same.
Closing date for applications is Friday 23rd July 2021
Shortlisting will be carried out on a rolling /ongoing basis.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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