Ethiopian Red Cross Society Light Vehicle Driver Jobs

Ethiopian Red Cross Society Light Vehicle Driver Jobs

Job Id: 226322

Category: Automotive

Location: Addis Ababa

Career Level: Mid Level ( 2+ - 5 years experience)

Salary: Birr3,946.00

Job Description

The Ethiopian Red Cross Society (ERCS) wants to recruit employees in the following vacant positions the details of which are mentioned bellow.

About the Ethiopian Red Cross Society

The Ethiopian Red Cross Society (ERCS) was established in 1935 and is one of the oldest and largest humanitarian organizations in Ethiopia.

ERCS provides services to communities affected by natural and manmade disasters through the provision of emergency responses, ambulance and first aid, family reunification, essential drugs, water and sanitation, and other humanitarian services.

ERCS also runs disaster risk reduction programs with the aim of creating resilience households and communities.

Currently the ERCS has a structure consisting of 11 Regional Offices, 33 Zonal Branches and 131 District/Woreda Branches, 599 Woreda Red Cross Committee and 5871 Kebele Red Cross committees.

Key Performance Areas

  • Checks the vehicle for oil gauges, tires, fuel and water and ensures that the vehicle is in a proper functioning order;
  • Transports staff and volunteers to different ERCS operation locations;
  • Drives passenger and light vehicles to provide transport service to staff members and guests and to transport packages and other light loads as instructed;
  • Keeps the motor vehicle in good running order and carries out minor breakdown maintenances and repairs;
  • Keeps a record of departure, arrival, mileage covered and fuel consumed and other pertinent data records as per the internal control policy and procedure in place;
  • Dusts, washes and cleans the vehicle he/she is entrusted with;
  • Ensures at all times that there is
    enough fuel in the tank and checks on the level of oil and water and does refilling as needed;
  • Ascertains that all tools and other accessories for the vehicle are handy and functional;
  • Complies with traffic regulations and time schedules;
  • Replaces flat tires, spare parts and gets them repaired;
  • Makes sure that the carloads are within permissible limit;
  • Gets the motor vehicle washed, lubricated, inspected and maintained regularly;
  • Gets his/her driving license renewed as per regulations;
  • Reports malfunctions or defects beyond his/her ability on the motor vehicle to superior for corrective actions;
  • Assists in inspecting whether vehicles are properly repaired;
  • Gets the vehicle inspected annually;

    Reporting to:

    Netherland Red Cross Delegate Office Addis Ababa

    Terms of employment:

    Contract for one year



    Job Requirements

    Job Specification

  • Minimum Level II TVET complete in Passenger Vehicles Driving (≤ 12 seats) and 0 year work experience. Or
  • Minimum 12th grade complete or 10th grade complete in the new education policy, 3rd grade driving license & 2 years driving work experience. Or
  • Minimum 8th grade complete, 4rd grade driving license & 4 years driving work experience

    How to Apply

    We invite candidates meeting the required qualifications to fill out the employment application form from the official website of the Ethiopian Red Cross in vacancy menu and email to before the closing date of this announcement on October 22, 2019.

    Qualified women are strongly recommended to apply!

    Please note that we ONLY consider those who filled in the application form and send us back. We regret to inform that we do not accept CV at this stage.

    Ethiopian Red Cross Society Light Vehicle Driver Jobs

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