Driver – (10 Positions) at Kenya Medical Research – KEMRI

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


DRIVER, JOB GROUP, KMR 10 ( 10 positions)

This is the entry and training grade for this cadre. An officer at this level will work under the guidance of a senior driver.

 Job Specifications

The duties and responsibilities of the officer will entail:-

  • Driving vehicles as authorized;
  • Carrying out routine checks on the vehicles;
  • Detecting and report malfunctioning of vehicles system;
  • Maintain records of vehicles;
  • Ensuring security and safety of the vehicle;
  • Overseeing safety of the passengers and or goods therein;
  • Maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle;
  • Ensuring adherence to or observations of traffic laws; and
  • Reporting any incidents to police and/or the office immediately they occur.

Person Specifications
For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education mean grade of D+ or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Valid driving license free from any current endorsements and valid for any of the classes of vehicles which the officer is required to drive;
  • Passed the Suitability Test for Drivers Grade III;
  • Valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Kenya police;
  • Proficiency in computer application.

Terms of Employment:

Employment is for three (3) years contract as per KEMRI Human Resource Policy and Procedures Manual with a probation period for the first three (3) months.

Successful candidates will be required to provide the following: Certificate of good conduct, HigherEducation Loans Board compliance certificate, KRA Tax compliance certificate, Credit Reference Bureau clearance certificate, Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission clearance. Kindly attach your cv, cover letter, copies of certified academic and professional certificates, testimonials and other relevant documents.

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