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FHI 360
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DRIVER
Category: General
Description:

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology - creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Driver for Local Partner Development (LPD), a five year USAID-funded award based in Kingston, Jamaica. The position is open for Jamaican citizens only.

Job Summary / Responsibilities:

The Driver will report to the Finance Manager and will:

Use project vehicle to transport authorized personnel (including international experts) and deliver and collect mail, documents and other items;
Meet official personnel at the airport and make errands for the project as required;
Log all trips, daily mileage, gas consumption, oil changes, greasing, etc. and prepare reports monthly;
Be responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicle (including checking oil, water, battery, brakes, tires, etc.) and keep track of when scheduled maintenance is due.
Ensure that the vehicle is kept clean;
Perform minor repairs and provide support for the arrangement for other repairs;
In case of an accident, ensure that as far as possible, reports are made in accordance with the laws of Jamaica and FHI 360 guidelines
Perform other duties related to the scope of work of the Driver as required.
Assist with light administrative duties as required 

Application Process: Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and current resume via email to Jamaicalpdinfo@fhi360.org by 5:00 p.m. November 24, 2017. Application emails should include ʻDriverʼ in the subject line. We appreciate the interest of all applicants but only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

We offer competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package. FHI 360 is an equal employment and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law.

Qualifications:

Completion of secondary education
Valid Jamaican General Driverʼs licence
At least 3 years of professional driving experience; safe driving record; knowledge of driving rules and regulations and skills in minor vehicle repair
Proficiency in English Language
Good communications and interpersonal skills with high standards of ethics and integrity
Consistently approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude;
Ability to organize, prioritize and complete multiple tasks
Good team player
Previous work for an international organization would be considered as an advantage. 

Deadline: November 24, 2017.

Contact Information
Name: Human Resource Manager
Address: N/A
Email: Jamaicalpdinfo@fhi360.org
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2017-11-20

 

 

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