Driver Jobs At Helen Keller International 2019

Published on Sep 05,2019 | 7 views

Job Title : Driver

Employer : Helen Keller International
Category : Logisitcs / Transportation / Supply
Industry :
Location : Adamawa
Experience Level :
Job Type : Full time

About the Employer

Helen Keller International combats the causes and consequences of blindness and malnutrition by establishing programs based on evidence and research in vision, health and nutrition. Founded in 1915, Helen Keller International is dedicated to saving and improving the sight and lives of the world's vulnerable by combating the causes and consequences of blindness, poor health and malnutrition. We currently have more than 120 programs in 20 African and Asian countries.

Helen Keller Intentional Jobs 2019 - We seek to attract, retain and motivate employees who exemplify our values and can help us achieve our vision of being the most technically and operationally capable organization in preventing blindness and malnutrition throughout the world.

Applications are invited to fill the position below:

Job Title: Driver

 Adamawa (1), Borno (1)
Reports To: Finance and Admin Officer/Finance and Admin Associate
Slots: 2 Openings


  • Under the guidance and supervision of the Finance and Admin Officer/Associate, the Driver provides reliable and safe driving services ensuring high accuracy of work.
  • The Driver demonstrates a client-oriented approach, high sense of responsibility, courtesy, tact and the ability to work with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.

Duties and Responsibilities
Ensures provision of reliable and secure driving services by:

  • Drive project staff to activities and meeting within and outside of Adamawa/Borno states.
  • Maintain accurate and up to date records relating to vehicle use.
  • Ensure all aspects of vehicle policy are being followed and enforced during your assignments.
  • Inspect vehicle prior to travel to assure all fluids, tires, wipers, belts etc are in good working order.
  • Signal any sign of need for maintenance or other problem with the vehicle to the Finance and Admin Officer/Associate.
  • Keep vehicle Logbook updated and accurate.
  • Assure the security of the vehicle when outside of the office.
  • Assure the safety of all passengers.
  • Ensures proper day-to- day maintenance of the assigned vehicle through timely minor repairs, arrangements for major repairs, timely changes of oil, checking of tires, brakes, car washing, etc.
  • Ensures availability of all the required documents/supplies including vehicle insurance, vehicle logs, office directory, map of the city/country, first aid kit, necessary spare parts
  • Ensures that all immediate actions required by rules and regulations are taken in case of in accidents.
  • All necessary reports are completed in connection with any accident and the driver must report this situation to the supervisor immediately.


  • Secondary Education; valid Driver's license


  •  3-5 years' work experience as a driver; preferably in a development organization, safe driving record, knowledge of driving rules and regulations and skills in minor vehicle repair.
  •  Experience as a qualified mechanics desired but not required

Language Requirement:

  • Fluency in any of the local languages is necessary.

Application Closing Date
5pm; 18th September, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their comprehensive Resume with a Cover Letter as ONE MS Word document to: using the position title and location as the subject of the email. 


  • Please note that applications will not be accepted after the closing date and time stated above.
  • There are no relocation allowances available for this position.

You may also like these Jobs

Inventory & Logistics Officer at Netcom Africa Limited
  • Netcom Africa Limited
  • Lagos
  • Sep 11,2019
Financial Controller at Jedidiah Air Limited (JedAir)
  • Jedidiah Air Limited (JedAir)
  • Lagos
  • Sep 11,2019
Finance and Admin Officer at Helen Keller International
  • Helen Keller International
  • Adamawa
  • Sep 05,2019
Finance and Admin Associate at Helen Keller International
  • Helen Keller International
  • Adamawa
  • Sep 05,2019
Monitoring and Evaluation Intern at Helen Keller International
  • Helen Keller International
  • Adamawa
  • Sep 05,2019

Subscribe to Free Job Newsletters