Branch Driver Job in Nigeria

 The Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) was established through an Act of the Parliament in 1960 to complement public authorities in humanitarian interventions with the mandate to prevent and alleviate human suffering at times of peace or conflict, and to support individuals and communities to respond effectively to emergencies, without any form of discrimination as to class, gender, race, political opinions or religion.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Branch Driver

Location: Yobe

Job Purpose

  • The Driver will be responsible for transporting staff and ensuring official vehicles are in good and safe working condition.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Transport staff securely to areas where they are needed
  • Ensure timely conveyance of staff and materials to and from places as instructed by supervisor or the manager
  • Ensure that vehicles are always kept clean by washing both the inside and outside parts of the vehicle
  • Carry out routine checks on vehicles and ensure they are in good working condition
  • Recognize electrical and mechanical faults and report to the line manager or technician
  • Report any instance of mishap or accident to the line manager
  • Perform periodic maintenance on vehicles, such as changing batteries and motor oil at appropriate time, as well as fueling the car(s)
  • Report any case of accident, injury or damage of vehicles to the supervisor or manager
  • Keep all records, including receipts for vehicle maintenance
  • Keep a travel log to record areas travelled to, travel time, and work hours

  Duties Applicable to all Staff:

  • Actively work towards the achievement of the NRCS goals
  • Abide by and work in accordance with the Red Cross Fundamental Principles and NRCS Statutes
  • Show capacity to assist other members of staff and management, aptitude for maintaining cooperation and team spirit necessary to achieve the objectives of the National Society
  • Perform any other work-related duties and responsibilities that may be assigned by Line Manager

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum of Secondary School or Diploma Certificate
  • Minimum of 5years’ experience in driving

Application Closing Date
7th April, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: using the position as the subject of the email.