Drivers (Stand By), SNV

Drivers (Stand By), SNV
Company Description

SNV is a non-profit international development organisation established in the Netherlands in 1965. For over 50 years, SNV has been at the forefront of development, helping to build local capacity and empower local families and communities to break the cycle of poverty. We are present on the ground in 30 developing countries in Africa, Asia, Middle East and South America and operate in Agriculture & Food Security, Renewable Energy, and Water, Sanitation & Hygiene. Our 1,200+ advisors in the field come from a variety of cultural and technical backgrounds, and the vast majority are nationals of the countries where we work.

Job Description
SNV Kenya is looking for suitable candidates to fill standby driver positions with duty stations in various locations in Kenya to support project teams in field work and logistics. The driver will be assigned on need basis depending on field activities.

The locations include Nairobi, Homa Bay, Eldoret, Malindi, Kericho, Nanyuki and Meru.


The incumbent is responsible for undertaking extensive field travel in the SNV area of work and others as duty may require, ensuring safety of passengers on board.
Maintaining the proper functioning of SNV vehicles
Checking validity of statutory legal documents in the car
He/she is also responsible for taking care of the assigned vehicle(s) by carrying out small (mechanical) repairs and servicing of the SNV transport fleet, which also includes fuelling, cleaning.
Ensure that the vehicle is always safely parked, is only used for SNV duties, and ready for any duty assigned
Keep an updated work ticket always
Monitor vehicle performance and service schedule
Record mileage of all journeys daily and in the monthly report
Carry out messenger duties in and around town
Any other task that they may be assigned

“O” level certificate holder
A clean, valid Kenyan Driver’s license with knowledge of Kenya Highway Code
Certificate of good conduct
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.

Additional Information
How to apply

Please apply by clicking on the “I AM INTERESTED” tab on this page and submitting a cover letter and CV in English before the 7th of May, 2018.

Open for Kenyan Nationals only.

We do not appreciate third-party mediation based on this advertisement.

I Am Interested