KEMRI Driver Jobs in Kenya

KEMRI Driver Jobs in Kenya


  • O-Level School Certificate.

  • Valid Driving License class BCE

  • Current Certificate of Good conduct

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Understanding the study design and objectives to assist in the successful implementation of the study

  • Safely driving the vehicles as assigned

  • Ensuring compliance to the road traffic act

  • Carrying out daily routine checks on the
    vehicle before driving out

  • Ensuring maximum security of vehicle and its accessories under his/her charge

  • Ensuring safety of passengers and cargo under his/her charge

  • Monitoring condition and performance of vehicle and promptly reporting to supervisors

  • Carrying out minor repairs and adjustments on the vehicle, and maintaining their cleanliness

  • Taking vehicle for servicing and repairs as directed by the supervisors

  • Maintaining a transport log for the vehicle

  • Ensuring that the vehicle is used only for study related purposes

  • Updating the Transport officer on any incidents or accidents involving the vehicle on the same day

  • Picking up and dropping off the study visitors

  • Submitting reports on vehicle movements and mechanical conditions as requested.

    Other Required skills

  • First Aid at Work Certificate from St. Johns Ambulance /Red cross( Mandatory)

  • Certificate of Defensive Driving Course will be added advantage.

  • At least Three years proven experience as a driver on highways

  • Basic Automotive Mechanical skills and sound knowledge about vehicles/ Suitability test certificate from Ministry of Roads and public works

  • Ability to provide quick solutions to problems.

  • Good communication and Interpersonal skills.

  • Good time management

  • Capable of working for long hours, weekends and sometimes at odd situations

    How to Apply

  • Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are encouraged to send in their applications through email;

    Applications should include the following:

  • A cover letter stating current position and date available to start working for the program

  • A current CV including email and mobile phone contact

  • Name and phone number for two professional referees

  • Two letters of recommendation

  • A copy of the latest pay slip (if applicable)

  • Copies of academic and professional certificates

  • Kemri is an equal opportunity employer commited to diversity; persons with disability, women, youth and those from marginalized areas are encouraged to apply. Kemri does not charge a fee at any stage of its selection process including application, interview and processing of offer letter. If asked for a fee, report such request immediately.

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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