KEMRI Driver Jobs in Thika - Kenya

KEMRI Driver Jobs in Thika - Kenya

A KEMRI –CCR Clinical Trials Research Project based in Thika is currently conducting clinical trials and is looking for motivated individuals to fill in the following position:


  • Driver M/R 5 (1 position)


  • Thika

    Reports to:

  • Administrator.

    Job purpose

    To drive organization vehicles and to perform a wide variety of office support and administrative
    duties in support of the administration department.


  • To drive site vehicles carefully at all times and ensure safety of the passengers, other road
    users, and the assigned vehicle;
  • To transport participants, staff, visitors and deliveries when required
  • Shipment of study samples to respective laboratories
  • To ensure high level of professionalism while handling clients
  • To ensure cleanliness of site vehicles at all times
  • To perform thorough vehicle inspection before use
  • Perform minor maintenance of vehicles and reporting all defects
  • Recording time and mileage logs at all times
  • To indicate the vehicle fuel and service costs
  • To ensure all vehicle reports are done and submitted as per scheduled date;
  • Checking all statutory requirements of all vehicles
  • Adherence to vehicle maintenance schedules
  • Proper and prompt reporting of any accident or damage involving site vehicles
  • To assist in other duties in the office as assigned by the immediate supervisor when not
    undertaking driving duties

    Education and Professional training

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education or its equivalent qualifications from a recognized
  • Valid and clean driving License classes –A,B,C, and E
  • Basic mechanical or equivalent certification will be an added advantage.


  • A minimum of
    two (2) years in a busy institution


  • Good communication skills
  • Respectful
  • Flexibility
  • Good organizational skills
  • Honesty and reliability
  • Basic Computer Skills

    Terms of employment

  • Employment is a one year renewable contract with a probation period for the first 3 months. Salary
    is negotiable within the appropriate grade depending on education, experience and demonstrated

    How to Apply

  • All applicants must meet each selection criteria detailed in the minimum requirements.
  • Must include a current CV with names of at least 2 referees.
  • Must include copies of academic and professional certificates.
  • Must include a copy of certificate of good conduct.

  • A duly signed application letter indicating the vacancy reference with copies of documents listed
    above should be sent to: not later than 19th October, 2018.
  • 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 Recruitment Process Including
  • Application, Interview and Processing of Offer Letter. If Asked for a Fee, Report Such Request

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