DRIVER

DRIVER

Job Summary

DMI Centre is looking for a driver on an annual contract, with extension subject to funds availability and performance of the incumbent.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Promote the mission, vision and values of the organization.
  • Map out driving routes ahead of time to determine the most expedient trip
  • Pick up clients from the agreed on location and at the time they’ve requested
  • Assist clients with loading and unloading their luggage
  • Listen to traffic and weather reports to stay up-to-date on road conditions
  • Adjust the route to avoid heavy traffic or road constructions, as needed
  • Answer clients’ questions about the area and local places of interest
  • Ensure the car seats are clean and comfortable for all riders
  • Schedule regular vehicle maintenance service appointments and report any issues
  • Book car wash and detailing services to maintain interior and exterior cleanliness of the car
  • Ensure vehicles have valid insurance and licenses.
  • Keep up to date mileage documentation on all trips.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of all medical, financial and legal information.
  • Ability to handle difficult situations involving patients/clients, staff, partners or others in a professional manner.
  • Perform other activities as per the need of the organization with guidance from the supervisor.

Qualification and Experience

  • A high school diploma
  • Valid certificate of good conduct
  • Proven experience as a Driver
  • A valid driver’s license
  • A clean driving record
  • Minimum visual acuity of 20/40 (or corrected to 20/20)
  • Knowledge of area roads and neighborhoods
  • Ability to lift heavy packages and luggage
  • Availability to occasionally take weekend and night shifts
  • A polite and professional disposition
  • Ability to remain calm in stressful driving situations (e.g. at rush hour)

Skills and Competencies

  • Ability to concentrate for lengthy periods and perform accurately with adequate speed.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team work.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to foster an open trusting work environment.
  • Accepts accountability for work planned and promised and respects deadlines.

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Job Summary

  • Published On: 3 August, 2021
  • Deadline On: 12 August, 2021
  • Vacancy: 1 Position
  • Location: Nairobi, with occasional travel to the counties
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Budgetary Responsiblity:
  • Reporting To: DMI Board
  • On Call/Unsocial Hours: Yes
  • Contract Period: 12 Months (Extension subject to funds availability and/or performance of the incumbent)