DRIVER
Full Time
May 18, 2024
Lilongwe, Malawi
May 31, 2024

Company: TEVET Authority

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Overview

POSITION: DRIVER

Job Responsibilities

Reporting to the Assistant Administrative Officer the driver is responsible for providing safe, reliable and professional transportation services to TEVETA staff.

Job Context

a)       Safe Transportation:

  • Safely operate and drive company or personal vehicles.
  • Adhere to all traffic laws, regulations, and safety standards.
  • Exercise defensive driving techniques to ensure the safety of passengers.

b) Route Planning

  • Plan and determine the most efficient and timely routes to destinations.
  • Stay updated on traffic conditions and alternative routes.

c) Vehicle Maintenance

  • Perform routine vehicle inspections to ensure they are in good working order.
  • Keep the vehicle clean and well-maintained, both inside and outside.
  • Report any mechanical issues or maintenance needs promptly.

d) Client Relations

  • Always maintain a professional and courteous attitude.
  • Ensure the confidentiality and privacy of clients’ information and conversations.
  • Provide a high level of customer service and adapt to specific client preferences.

e) Schedule Management

  • Follow a predetermined schedule, ensuring punctuality for appointments, meetings, and other engagements.
  • Be flexible in accommodating changes to the schedule when necessary.

f) Record Keeping

  • Maintain logbooks for each trip on the daily mileage, fuel consumption, oil changes and greasing.
  • Generate fuel analysis reports.

Educational Requirements

  •  The candidate must possess a Minimum of Malawi School Certificate of Education
  • The candidate must possess a clean and valid Driving License (class C or D1)
  • Valid Defensive Driving Certificate
  • Knowledge of automobile mechanics is an added advantage.

Experience Requirements

4 years experience in a similar role.

Additional Requirements

  • Must have a calm and steady personality
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be resilient and able to work under pressure.