Office of the Prime Minister Drivers Jobs in Uganda

Office of the Prime Minister Drivers Jobs in Uganda

Job Purpose

  • Reporting to Office Administrative Assistant, the driver is to assist DRDIP to fulfill their mission of working for the project by providing safe driving support and general administration and logistical work.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Abides by the Programme Vehicle Usage Policy as well as applicable Uganda travel laws;

  • Drive staff to and from different places as instructed in a safe and conscientious manner including attending to the phone while driving;

  • Correctly maintain the travel and maintenance logbook for your assigned vehicle;

  • Ensure sound mechanical condition and efficient use of vehicle. This entails ensuring that vehicle is serviced, clean and fueled always;

  • Files mechanical status reports for the vehicle;

  • Advises the Administration Officer on license, insurance and services items;

  • Ensure assigned vehicle is parked in a secure location always;

  • Ensure all occupants wear a seat belt

  • Maintain good personal hygiene;

  • Practice defensive driving;

  • Reports accidents to the Police and the Ministry’s Transport Officer;

  • Assist in collection and checking of documents from vendors and deliver and collect mail as instructed;

  • Perform any other duties assigned from time to time by the National (Regional) Coordinator

    Qualification and Specification

  • Must possess minimum Uganda Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level)

  • Valid Driving Permit with the following classes; B,CM&DL

  • Competence test in driving

  • Minimum of 3-year experience
    as driver with good driving record in Government or experience working as driver in World Bank Projects

  • Must be a team player with a positive attitude towards work and colleagues

    How to Apply

  • The application forms should be scanned and sent by email on

  • The application must be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and academic transcripts, three competent referees, one of whom MUST be from your current employer or previous employer (for those temporarily unemployed) plus a passport photo, contact details (mobile number and e­mail), photocopy of the National ID should be addressed

    The Permanent Secretary
    Office of the Prime Minister New Government Block
    Plot 9-11 Apollo Kaggwa Road
    P.O. Box 341, Kampala


  • Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

  • Any form of canvassing shall automatically lead to the disqualification of a candidate.

  • Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday,8th October 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

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