Truck Driver

Job Ref Aqu_BCM_92
Job Title Truck Driver
Vacancy Expiry Date 22-04-2021
Position Start Date
Country South Africa
Province Eastern Cape
Annual Income (Cost To Company) Market Related
Job Type
Overview of role Background

AQUITY Innovations NPC, a Section 21 South African-based registered not-for-profit organization, was established in 2010.  Our mission is to promote access to quality health and social services through innovations and technology. AQUITY’s programmatic focus areas include HIV, TB, health systems strengthening, capacity development Orphans and Vulnerable Children as well as other interventions targeting key populations.

Programme and Vacancy overview:

AQUITY Innovations NPC has been appointed by the National Department of Health to serve as one of the GLOBAL FUND TB Sub-Recipients (SRs) in South Africa. The project activities are implemented in Mpumalanga (Ehlanzeni district) and Eastern Cape provinces. (OR Tambo and Buffalo City Metro districts).

AQUITY seeks to appoint a Drivers to be based in Eastern Cape – Buffalo City Metro Districts

Remuneration:  Will be based on the government DPSA rate for similar positions.

Responsibilities Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the radiography truck driving to sites of operation.
  • Vehicle maintenance including regular check-ups, cleanings, and fuelling.
  • Maintaining an accurate vehicle log.
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Capture and verify food parcels delivered/distributed on a daily basis
  • Working with the office to manage daily vehicle and trip scheduling as needed.
  • Maintaining accurate records and paperwork on all vehicle-related purchases and maintenance.
  • Providing safe transportation to and from locations for the project.
  • Ensuring compliance with all AQUITY Innovations and local driving laws and regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Matric Certificate.
  • A valid South African code 10 drivers license + PDP
  • At least 2 years of work experience as a driver
Personal characteristics
  • Basic knowledge of English and local district languages (BCM: IsiXhosa.)
  • Excellent driving record.
  • Ability to use and capture on a mobile tablet
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions