Driving Job at The Veterinary Medicines Directorate

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Veterinary Medicines Directorate

REF NO: VMD 03/2023
Scale: VMD 9
Basic Salary: Ksh 24,000 X2,000-26,000X2,500-33,500 X3,000-45,500 X3,500-49,000
Terms of Service: Permanent and Pensionable
Qualifications and Requirements:
For appointment to this grade a candidate must have:

  • KCSE (Mean grade of D+) or equivalent qualifications;
  • Minimum four (4) years’ active driving experience for the appropriate class of  vehicle;
  • Has sat and passed minimum of Occupational Test III for drivers;
  • Valid driving license for appropriate class of vehicle
  • Proficiency in computer applications;
  • Passed Suitability Test for Driver Grade III:
  • First-Aid Certificate Course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. John Ambulance or Kenya Institute of Highway & Building Technology (KIHBT) or any other recognized institution; and
  • Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.

Duties and responsibilities entail; –

  • Ensuring the safe transportation of personnel and/or goods from source to  destination as per instructions;
  • Detecting and reporting malfunctioning of vehicles system;
  • Maintaining a record of the vehicle’s movement through the “Work Ticket”;
  • Monitoring and reporting the vehicle service and insurance schedule;
  • Ensuring the cleanliness of the vehicle;
  • Reporting incidents and accidents as soon as they occur as per the policy; and
  • Ensuring adherence to or observations of traffic laws.

Competencies and skills

  • Interpersonal;
  • Courtesy;
  • Communication.

Method of Application

Candidates who meet the above criteria are advised to submit a hard or soft application, detailed curriculum vitae, copy of National Identification card, copies of academic and professional certificates and other testimonials to:

The Chief Executive Officer, Veterinary Medicines Directorate;
Email: recruitment@vmd.go.ke
or deliver hard copies with the envelope clearly marked Ref: …. to the Veterinary Medicines Directorate Offices, PCPB Plaza, Loresho Ridge Ground Floor; Addressed to:
Veterinary Medicines Directorate
Pest Control products Board Plaza
P.O. Box 66171-00800
Westlands, Nairobi

NB: All candidates should fill and submit the attached Biodata request together with the applications.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: Wednesday 6th December, 2023 AT 5.00 P.M.

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@vmd.go.ke