Gold Star Kenya Project Driver Jobs

Gold Star Kenya Project Driver Jobs

Job Summary:

  • To provide driving and logistical services to Gold Star (GS Kenya).

  • Maintain the organizations’ vehicles in a clean and serviceable condition perform minor preventive maintenance and safety checks on a daily basis and inform the supervisor of discrepancies.

  • The incumbent will be based in Samburu.

    Key Responsibilities:

  • Drives staff and visitors to meetings and appointments with due caution and courtesy as assigned.

  • Maintains vehicle in good condition, including cleaning inside and outside of the vehicle and engine check-up.

  • Ensures proper fluid levels, good tire condition, and insurance certificates are up to date.

  • Ensures current driving license for self and appropriate licensing, inspections and registrations for vehicles.

  • Assists with logistical matters, e.g., deliveries, visa applications, picking up and collecting mail from post office and other errands as assigned.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.

    Minimum Requirements:

    • Knowledge of counties and its surrounding areas where project will have presence, streets neighborhoods, airports and government offices. MUST BE A SAMBURU LOCAL.

    • Skilled and experienced safe driver with valid driver’s license and no history of responsibility for accidents.

    • Ability to lift heavy packages and moves furniture.

    • Ability to maintain vehicles in good condition.

    • Basic knowledge of First Aid.

    • Able to handle multiple tasks efficiently.

    • Able to report to work and maintain time schedule and work extra hours as needed.

    • Willingness and interest in supporting program and goals.

    • Ability to perform all duties and responsibilities in a timely manner with minimal supervision. MINIMUM

    Requirements Standards:

    • Secondary school ‘O’ level graduate or relevant vocational training certification with over 5-7 years of relevant
    experience; plus,

    • a minimum of five years working with a public or private organization operating motor vehicles professionally.

    • Must have a good working knowledge of English with ability to understand spoken and written English well and Kiswahili.

    • Must have a current, valid driving license with an excellent driving record showing no history of responsibility for accidents.

    • Must be in possession of a current and valid certificate of good conduct within the year.

    • Maintains a good awareness of the existing traffic rules and regulations under NTSA.

    • Must have undertaken an eye test with certification.

    • Good knowledge of the counties and its surrounding areas.

    • Experience driving for a diplomatic mission or NGO is an added advantage

    • Prefer experience with medium-to-large sized international organization.

    • Experience must reflect knowledge, skills and abilities listed above.

    How to Apply

  • Gold Star Kenya is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Interested candidates are encouraged to apply via email by sending cover letter and CV (in one folder) to

  • Please quote the job title provided on the subject line while sending your application to be received by 18th September 2020.

  • Kindly note that only shortlisted persons will be contacted.

    Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.

    Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to NGO Jobs in Africa.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.