Petroleum Authority of Uganda Driver Jobs

Petroleum Authority of Uganda Driver Jobs


The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) is a statutory body established under Section
9 of the Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) Act 2013, and in line with
the National Oil and Gas Policy for Uganda which was approved in 2008.

The PAU’s mandate is to monitor and regulate the exploration, development and production, together with the refining, gas conversion, transportation and storage of petroleum in Uganda.

This includes ensuring that petroleum operations in Uganda are carried out in accordance with the relevant laws, regulations, guidelines, statutes and in line with international best practice for the petroleum industry.

The Petroleum Authority of Uganda now invites applications from qualified Ugandans who fully meet the required job specifications and with the right personal attributes to occupy the following positions in the Authority’s established structure.

Job Summary:

The Driver is responsible for providing reliable and safe driving services to staff of
the Authority and authorized visitors and will ensure highest standards of discretion
and integrity, sense of responsibility, excellent knowledge of protocol and security in
the execution of his / her duties.

He/ she will demonstrate a client – oriented
approach, courtesy, confidentiality, tact and ability to work with people of different
national and cultural backgrounds.

Additionally, He/she will be responsible for
delivery or collection of mails, documents and other items on behalf of the Petroleum
Authority of Uganda.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Drives safely and reliably according to the road and traffic laws and regulations
    of Uganda and ensures that safe driving practices are adhered to including
    local driving codes and the agreed standards of the Authority.
  • Safely delivers and collects mail, documents and any other items.
  • Ensures good management of the vehicle including safety, cleanliness and
  • Completes vehicle daily log sheets and carries out daily and weekly
    maintenance checks on the vehicle.
  • Prepares and submits monthly reports for the assigned vehicle
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

    Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

    Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of Ordinary level certificate
  • Should possess a valid clean computerized driving permit
  • Should have at least class B and CM driving classes
  • Demonstrate ability to
    undertake basic vehicle maintenance and repair.
  • Fluency of both spoken and written English

  • A minimum of five (5) years’ driving experience with an accident free record

    Added Advantage
  • Computer Literacy and knowledge of use of email and other relevant
  • Previous experience in working in a busy environment

    Character and Competencies;
  • Innovative and with a proven high level of integrity.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.
  • Ability and willingness to work late and during weekends.
  • Proven track record of outstanding performance.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent driving skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.

    How to Apply:
  • PAU will Only consider online applications submitted through the PAU website.
    Interested persons are invited to visit the PAU website: and follow the
    link to “OPPORTUNITIES-CAREERS-VACANCIES” to view details and apply for the
    available opportunities.
  • All applications should reach the PAU’s website by Tuesday
    15th January, 2019 at 11:59 pm.
  • For more information and job application details, see; Petroleum Authority of Uganda Driver Jobs

  • Only online applications will be considered.
  • Applicants are required to scan and attach CERTIFIED copies of the required
    academic documents only e.g. Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A-level and O-level
    certificates and PLE results slip.
  • Academic documents for the successful candidates will be vetted and background
    checks conducted before they are considered for appointment into the Authority.
  • Only short listed and successful candidates will be contacted.
  • All appointments shall be subject to a probationary period of not more than six months
    and subsequent confirmation in service will be based on satisfactory performance of
    the individual.
  • “PAU is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge any money to any
    applicant for employment in its Service”
  • Executive Director
  • Petroleum Authority of Uganda

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