Driver Job Vacancy at Médecins du Monde

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Full Time
    Job Description

    Médecins du Monde or Doctors of the World, is an international humanitarian non-profit organization that provides emergency and long-term medical care to vulnerable populations while advocating for equal access to healthcare worldwide.

    POSIBTION: DRIVER

    SUPERVISOR : Logistic Officer
    LOCATION:   Damboa

    MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
    Under the supervision of the logistic officer, and in technical link with the Logistic coordinator, the Driver is in charge of driving MdM vehicles according to the MdM procedures, and assisting the logistics team for maintenance of the office/guesthouse/warehouse and loading/unloading goods and material into the cars.

    TASKS DESCRIPTION:

    • Driving vehicles and passenger safety and security of transported materials/equipment’s :
    • Following MDM driving Regulation
    • Adapting his/her behavior and driving to assure passengers’ security, MDM equipment and the rest of road/street users (drivers, pedestrians, etc.).
    • Always drive according to the Nigerian circulation code and respecting speed limits
    • Always wearing safety belt while driving and ensuring all passengers do the same
    • Ensuring having a valid driving license and always have it ready for any eventual inspection
    • Ensuring that all necessary documents are valid and renewed before the expiration date (yearly road safety check, registration of main drivers with the Rental Company, etc.)
    • Maintenance of the vehicle
    • Checking on a regular basis the vehicle’s motor, oil level, breaks liquid, air pressure of wheels, wind shield liquid, etc.
    • Alerting direct supervisor in case of technical problem or need for maintenance
    • Organizing or if possible carrying out of any necessary maintenance after validation of direct supervisor
    • Ensuring the vehicle is clean on the inside and outside
    • Ensuring all necessary equipment and material is present in the vehicle and in good condition (tools, spare wheel, airlift, belts, ropes, etc.)
    • Refilling the fuel tank each time the tank is at half of its capacity
    • Remaining stand-by in the office in between movements

    OTHER DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Realize small purchases following the orders of the logistics officer
    • Fill a logbook with kilometers and fuel consumption he does
    • Supporting the team for manual tasks (load/unload the vehicle)
    • Participate in internal work meetings and inform MdM team on log issues
    • Report any security related issues to the supervisor
    • Supporting operational organization of field trips
    • Maintaining full confidentiality for all work-related information

    OTHERS:

    • Be flexible in performing his/her duties
    • Inform immediately the security focal point in case of any security problem
    • Perform other additional duties on request of the logistics officer
    • Respect MdM rules and regulations including driver’s rules.

    HOW TO APPLY
    Interested and qualified candidate should send cover letter and resume in MS word with the position applied for clearly stated via Email to: recruitment.nigeria@medecinsdumonde.net