Position: Drivers (2 Posts)
Nascent Solutions is recruiting Drivers with safe and clean driving records for its McGovern-Dole Food for Education project in Central and Southern regions of Malawi. The Drivers will work under the supervision of the Administrative Assistant and will be responsible for driving and maintaining the office vehicles.
Location:Lilongwe and Blantyre
Type of Employment: Salaried, full-time
Reporting: Reports to Nascent’s Administrative Assistants
Duties and Responsibilities
Ensure that cleanliness and technical functioning of the vehicles.
Ensure security of vehicles when out on filed vision or out of the office premises
Use route navigation apps where applicable to carry out official errands
Ensure respect of Nascents’ driving and security policy as well as national traffic regulations;
Transport office staff and partners in a professional manner
Support in office errands
Ensure routine maintenance of the vehicles
Fill in vehicle log book on a daily basis
Provide monthly report on state of vehicle
Qualifications and Skills:
A minimum level of secondary education.
Holder of Category B or D driver license
At least three (5) years experience in the same position
Experience working with international NGOs.
Dynamic and humble with excellent organizational skills
Knowledge of the terrain where applying will be indispensable
Willingness to work during weekends and at night as the need arises
Knowledge of vehicle maintenance
Ability to speak English
How to Apply
To apply, please submit a cover letter, CV, and salary requirements to:
Please include “Field Facilitator- Malawi” in the email subject line. CVs without cover letters will not be considered. Malawi nationals are highly encouraged to apply. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Closing date for applications is October 31st, 2019.Candidates are encouraged to apply early as possible as we are looking to fill the position quickly.
About Nascent Solutions
Nascent Solutions (Nascent) is a Virginia-based 501(c) (3) non-profit international development organization. Its mission is to enable vulnerable people, especially women and children in rural Africa, to develop skills for self-sufficiency. The organization’s areas of focus are food security and nutrition, health, education and skills development, and gender equity.