- Country: Ukraine
- Organization: IRC
- Deadline: N/A
- No of Vacancies: N/A
- Requisition ID: req46529
- Job Title: Driver
- Sector: Supply Chain
- Employment Category: Regular
- Employment Type: Full-Time
- Open to Expatriates: No
- Location: Dnipro, Ukraine
- Work Arrangement:
- Job Description
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster.
The IRC has been working in Ukraine since March 2023, and provides humanitarian assistance to IDPs and people affected by the war in Ukraine and neighbouring countries.
Specific responsibilities include:
The safe and efficient transportation of IRC personnel and materials
The care and maintenance of IRC vehicles and their accessories
The representation of IRC in a professional manner
Thorough knowledge of road rules and regulations
Good knowledge of the operation and components of vehicle (incl. 4x4s and vehicles with manual gear)
Safe driving skills
Skills in routine vehicle maintenance
Knowledge (or ability to quickly learn) of HF, VHF and satellite communications equipment
Team spirit and problem solving abilities
Able to carry out limited, un-supervised tasks
Drivers must display an attitude and behavior that reflects well on both themselves and the IRC
Strict adherence to the IRC’s vehicle policies and procedures, including the use of seatbelts by all passengers.
Daily and pre-long distance vehicle checks.
Accurate upkeep of the vehicle’s log sheet.
Maintaining the vehicle clean, fueled and mechanically sound.
Inspecting and maintaining all vehicle accessories.
Advising the Fleet manager of pending inspections, insurance renewal or any defects or problems.
Valid driving license
Minimum two years’ work as a professional driver
No road safety-related fines or convictions
Spoken English is highly desirable
Able to pass IRC driving test
Basic computer skills
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