Driver Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Kenya Dairy Board

Job Description

Kenya Dairy Board is a State Corporation established in 1958, under the Dairy Industry Act Cap. 336 Laws of Kenya. The Board is charged with the responsibility to provide for improvement and control of the dairy industry and its products and to ensure the adoption of measures and practices designed to promote greatest efficiency in the dairy industry.

The Board is seeking to offer opportunities to qualified professionals who are focused, organised and result oriented in the following positions:

DRIVER, JOB GRADE KDB 10 (4 Posts)

MAIN JOB FUNCTION:

The main role for this position is to assist the Board’s officers fulfil their tasks by providing safe driving and general administration and logistical work.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Duties and responsibilities will entail:

Driving a vehicle as authorized;
Carrying out checks on the vehicle’s cooling, oil, electrical and brake systems, tyre pressure and other related routine checks;
Keeping safe custody and proper utilization of fuel cards;
Detecting and reporting malfunctioning of vehicle systems;
Ensuring security and safety of the vehicle, passengers and goods;
Maintaining work tickets for vehicles assigned;
Maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle; and
Reporting of accidents and incidences related to the vehicle.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate should possess the following qualities

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade D+ or its equivalent;
Valid driving license free from any current endorsement(s) for class BCE;
Occupational Trade Test III for Drivers;
Certificate in Defensive Driving from the Automobile Association (AA) of Kenya or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution.
Certificate in First-Aid Course lasting not less than one (1) week at St. John Ambulance or Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology (KIHBT) or any other recognized Institution;
Certificate Refresher Course for drivers lasting not less than one (1) week at Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology (KIHBT) or any other recognized Institution;
Be proficient in computer applications; and
Fulfil the requirements of Chapter six (6) of the Constitution.

KEY COMPETENCIES:

The ideal candidate should possess the following qualities

Ability to manage time and routes for streamline delivery experience;
Good vision and hearing capabilities;
Excellence use and understanding of GPS map applications; and
Excellent oral and written communication skills.

HOW TO APPLY

Application accompanied by a detailed CV containing academic qualifications, email addresses, day telephone contacts as well as copies of relevant certificates, testimonials, national identification card are invited from persons qualified for the above positions.

The applicants should also provide names, telephone numbers and contact addresses of a least two referees who are knowledgeable about their competence and area of specialization. The applicant should request their referees to submit their references directly to the undersigned.

Application and referees confidential report on the applicant’s suitability for the job should only be submitted online via email on or before midnight of 19th June 2018 to [email protected] addressed to:

THE MANAGING DIRECTOR,

KENYA DAIRY BOARD,

HEADQUARTER OFFICE,

NSSF BUILDING, BLOCK “A”, EASTERN WING 10TH FLOOR

P.O BOX 30406-00100,

NAIROBI

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To apply for this job email your details to recruit@kdb.co.ke