8 (Eight) x Driver

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8 (Eight) x Driver

  • Post Date:February 1, 2022
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  • Career Level Driver
    Qualification Certificate
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Transportation
Job Description

Location: Mazowe x1; Gweru x1; Bulawayo x 2; Harare x3; Plumtree x1
Type of Contract: Fixed Term Contract


Zimbabwe Health Interventions (ZHI) is a not-for-profit human development organisation which is registered as a Trust under the Zimbabwe Deeds Registries Act (Chapter 20:05). ZHI’s mission is to develop and deliver innovative and sustainable high impact integrated health interventions with local communities while working with and strengthening existing institutions.

The Re-Ignite, Innovate, Sustain Evidence Based Interventions for HIV Prevention (RISE) program will prevent new HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) using the Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-Free, Mentored and Safe (RISE) approach.

The Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-Free, Mentored and Safe (DREAMS) program focuses on prevention of new HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in Zimbabwe. DREAMS core package of services combines evidence-based approaches that go beyond the health sector, addressing the structural drivers that directly and indirectly increase AGYWs’ HIV risk, including poverty, gender inequality, sexual violence, and a lack of education. The program is being implemented in 6 high HIV burden, partial maintenance districts (Bulawayo, Chipinge, Gweru, Makoni, Mazowe and Mutare) and 6 expansion districts (Beitbridge, Bulilima, Gwanda, Insiza, Mangwe and Matobo).

Basic function

Under the direction of the Logistics Assistant and supervision of District Project Coordinator, the Driver shall provide a variety of transportation support to ZHI.

Job description

  • Convey ZHI staff and consultants to designated approved locations;
  • Ensure adequate safety, cleanliness, security and maintenance of the project vehicle assigned;
  • Ensure proper day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicle through timely minor repairs, arrangements for major repairs, timely changes of oil, check of tires, brakes, car washing, etc;
  • Ensure availability of all the required documents/supplies including vehicle insurance, vehicle logs, office directory, and necessary spare parts;
  • Plan route and requirements by studying schedule or ad-hoc request by the office;
  • Ensure passengers adhere to all road safety regulations;
  • Fulfil special request by picking up and delivering items as directed;
  • Perform any other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Matured and willing to work at odd hours;
  • Good written, oral, interpersonal and organization skills;
  • Ability to work well with others and to develop and maintain compatibility among project staff, subcontractors and recipients of assistance.

Qualifications and experience

  • A minimum of 5 O’ levels, and any other relevant certificates with a minimum of 5 years’ driving experience;
  • Must have a valid defensive driving certificate and a valid driving license;
  • Must have expert knowledge of driving rules and regulations;
  • Experience of driving 4×4 Landcruiser vehicle is required;
  • Experience as a driver mechanic will be an added advantage;
  • Experience with large complex organization preferred.

To apply

  • Step 1 : Complete online application here
  • Step 2 : Submit your CV and application letter via email to [email protected] clearly indicating the position you are applying for on the subject of the email. Applications received outside the stated channels will be disqualified. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

During the application process, ZHI will not charge any fee nor will it require any payment for an application to be considered. ZHI is an equal opportunity employer and employs personnel without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, language, citizenship, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, physical handicap or financial ability.

Deadline: 4 February 2022