Driver-the Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
The Management Sciences For Health (MSH)
Gusau
14h ago
source : BetaJob

Job Details

Locations : Zamfara, Plateau, Nasarawa & Benue

Details

  • President’s Malaria Initiative for States (PMI-S) is a five-year PMI / USAID flagship malaria project implemented through a consortium led by Management Sciences for Health (MSH).
  • The project is supporting the Government of Nigeria through its agencies at the federal, state, LGA and community levels to reduce under-five and maternal mortality by delivering quality services for management of malaria, its complications, and prevention.

  • PMI-S project focuses on strengthening the capacity of the National Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) and State Malaria Elimination Programs (SMEPs) for the implementation of the National Malaria Strategic Plan 2014-2020.
  • PMI-S will target eight states of Nigeria, namely : Akwa Ibom, Benue, Cross-River, Ebonyi, Nassarawa, Oyo, Plateau and Zamfara.

    MSH seeks to recruit Drivers for Zamfara, Plateau, Benue and Nassarawa States.

  • Under the overall supervision of the Director of Finance and Administration, the Driver’s job is to provide transport support services to all technical program areas.
  • The driver is also required to drive MSH vehicles while transporting staffs, which include Employees, Chief of Party, Country Directors / Leads and VIP visitors.

    Drivers are also responsible for overseeing vehicle maintenance.

    Main Duties And Responsibilities

  • Drive project staff to activities and meeting within and outside of the state
  • Maintain accurate and up to date records relating to individual 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 supervisor.
  • Keep vehicle health log updated.
  • Ensure the security of the vehicle when outside of the office.
  • Ensure the safety of all passengers.
  • Submit all expense reports in a timely manner to accounting, properly completed.
  • Ensure that appropriate staff members are aware of and understand laws, contract / award and donor requirements, and MSH policies and procedures.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance.
  • The responsibilities and duties are indicative only. They are subject to change to meet the needs of the project, the organization and the donor.
  • Required Minimum Qualifications And Work Experience

  • G2 Completion of Primary Education; Secondary certificate or higher diploma / higher school degree is required
  • A minimum of 5 years’ related work experience.
  • Candidate must be proficient with the local language and understanding of terrain is an added advantage.
  • Previous experience on USAID funded project or UN Agency or Internationally recognized organizations in proposed state of assignment is highly desirable
  • Candidate who are local indigene of the states of assignments will be highly considered.
  • Sound judgment, non-aggressive driving style and good communication skills.
  • Valid Driving License.
  • Knowledge and Skills :

  • Good knowledge of standard driving practices.
  • Defensive driving certificate is an added advantage
  • Good driving record.
  • Ability to travel to other states if required.
  • Competencies :

  • Mental programs for interpreting and responding to events automatically; and motivations which activate and direct safe behaviour and anticipate problems
  • Ability to organize and complete manual and routine tasks as assigned.
  • Ability to perform at an acceptable level of control skill.
  • Excellent cross-cultural communication and active listening skills.
  • Fluency in English and Hausa is a must
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