Jobs in Nigeria at Medecins Sans Frontieres

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Full Time
  • Post Date: September 20, 2017
    Job Description

    Medecins Sans Frontieres is a private, global association. The association is made up primarily of specialists and wellbeing division laborers and is likewise open to every single other calling which may help in accomplishing its points. Médecins Sans Frontières gives help to populaces in trouble, to casualties of normal or man-made catastrophes and to casualties of outfitted clash.

    DRIVER
    Contract Period: 3 Months

    MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    Checking daily, the technical conditions of the assigned vehicle (state of the tires, oil, fuel, brakes, radio equipment, spare parts, etc.), performing weekly check according to the MSF Logbook, refilling it when necessary, and keeping it clean to ensure it can be driven in perfect conditions. Carrying out a hand over if another uses the vehicle
    Ensuring the security of passengers in the vehicle, driving carefully, observing speed limits and traffic rules in the country as well as MSF security rules, in order to avoid car accidents.
    Ensuring all passengers have all necessary papers in order before travelling, and ensuring non MSF staff sign disclaimers of responsibility before using the vehicle
    Ensuring correct loading and unloading of the vehicle, submitting the documents to the receiver of the goods, checking the status of delivered goods, returning the duly completed documents to Logistics and ensuring that the goods have the necessary documents
    Ensuring that all vehicle documents and the driver’s driving license are valid and in the vehicle.
    Informing the line manager of any incident involving the transportation of passengers and/or goods.
    Knowing how to use all types of radios, codes, call numbers and radio alphabets by heart and communicating with base according to MSF communications policy to inform the driver’s position and any potential implications.
    Knowing and respecting the security rules related to vehicle movements, specifically those related to customs, checkpoints and roadblocks. Ensuring all passengers know and respect the security rules

    MINIMUM REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
    2 years minimum of previous driving experince
    Experience with specific vehicles to use (4×4, boats, motorbikes, etc.)
    Desirable working experience in MSF or other NGO’s

    Languages:
    Fluency in English is essential.

    HOW TO APPLY
    Applicants should submit their applications, including Cover Letter, Resume, copy of relevant certificates, ID Card and phone number to: [email protected]

    Or

    The MSF Belgium Human Resources Office,
    14 Tennessee Street,
    Maitama,
    Abuja.

    Note
    Short-listed candidates will be announced and invited
    For the Hard copy application, please indicate the Job Position on the envelop
    MSF is an equal opportunity employer, both men and women are encouraged to apply.