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10 Drivers Jobs in Kenya

Driver – Grade KEPHIS 9 (10 positions) – Ref: VA/9/10/2022

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Transport authorized persons for official duties;
  • Drive the assigned vehicle ensuring the safety of passengers, vehicle and other road users for the transport of authorized persons;
  • Responsible for the day to day maintenance of the assigned vehicle – check oil level, water, coolant, battery and tyres;
  • Responsible for the cleanliness of the vehicle including arraigning it for repair using the prevailing procedure;

  • Log official trips as per government procedure and policies including mileage, consumption and route;
  • Ensure vehicle documents are current including display of insurance cover at all times observe traffic rules and regulations;
  • Maintain confidentiality of passenger conversations /discussions; and
  • Report accidents or incidents immediately to the supervisor and ensure that steps required by rules and regulations are taken in case of involvement in

Person specification

For appointment to this grade a candidate must have:

  • KCSE certificate D or its KNEC accepted equivalent;
  • Clean driving license free from any endorsement;
  • Adequate knowledge of the Highway Code;
  • Government Trade test III;
  • Have knowledge of driving rules and conversant with road security code;
  • Have a valid certificate of good conduct from Kenya Police renewable every two years;
  • Passed suitability Drivers Grade test ITI;
  • Basic knowledge in minor vehicle repairs and maintenance;
  • Capable of defensive driving;
  • Defensive driver’s license from the Automobile Association of Kenya or a recognized institution;
  • First aid certificate from a recognized institution;
  • Minimum four years’ driving experience (Class B, C and E);
  • Interpersonal and communication skills; and
  • Compliance with Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya.

Skills

  • Proficiency in computer applications;
  • Communication skills; and
  • Analytical skills and keen to details

Competencies

  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Ability to work independently and in a team;
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work; and
  • Defensive driving skills.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified individuals are hereby invited to submit their application letter, Curriculum Vitae, certified copies of the relevant certificates & transcripts and National ID card to the Managing Director – KEPHIS by 15th November, 2022 at 5.00 p.m.

The applications can be submitted in any of the following ways;

  • Hard copy applications should be channeled to the address below, clearly indicating the vacancy number on the envelop. The same can either be sent by post or hand delivery to KEPHIS Headquarters at Oloolua Ridge, Karen;

The vacancy number should be clearly indicated on the subject.

For detailed job description, requirements and instructions on how to apply, please click here to download.

All applications should reach the Service not later than 15th November, 2022 at 5:00 pm. Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

KEPHIS is an equal opportunity employer and selects candidates on merit through fair and open competition from the widest range of eligible candidates. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

PROF. THEOPHILUS M. MUTUI (PH.D)

MANAGING DIRECTOR