African Parks Malawi Limited
Liwonde National Park, Malawi
African Parks is a non-profit organisation that takes on direct responsibility for rehabilitation and long-term management of National Parks, in partnership with governments and local communities. By adopting a business approach to conservation, supported by donor funding, African Parks aims at making each park sustainable in the long-term, thereby contributing to economic development and poverty alleviation. AP in Malawi currently manages Majete, Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserves and Liwonde National Park.
Organization: African Parks Malawi Limited
Location: Liwonde National Park
Reporting to: Head Driver
Expected start date: A.S.A.P
Type of contract: Fixed-term (24 months), with a possibility of renewal based on performance
Closing date: 22nd September, 2023
An opportunity has arisen for the post of Truck Driver at Liwonde National Park.
The Truck Driver will directly report to the Head Driver and will be responsible for ensuring effective use and Safety of Organizational Vehicles.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Ensuring that the vehicle is clean and in excellent operational condition
Ensuring Safety and security of all passengers by adhering to Company Safety Policy
Ensuring to only take journeys that are authorized by the appropriate Supervisors
Transporting and collecting materials and other equipment to and from project sites or shops
Follow National Road Safety Rules and Regulations
Ensuring that the Company Vehicle is always parked in designated areas in order avoid towing
Completing the vehicle log book, mileage and reporting any accidents, injuries and vehicle damage to management.
Drive members of staff to and from work
Keeping the company vehicle clean and properly maintained by performing regular cleaning and vehicle maintenance.
Report all vehicle faults to the Head Driver, Workshop Supervisor or Field Operations Manager
Drive all other Organization’s vehicles except the ones that require PSV License.
Perform any other duties reasonably assigned from time to time.
• Minimum of MSCE, License Code C (Professional Driving Permit PG)
• Good communication skills and interpersonal skills
• 3 years Truck Driving experience preferably in a busy environment.
Applicants should submit their CVs with a covering letter. At least two traceable referees should be included. Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by close of business on Friday 22nd September, 2023. Only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged.