Saturday, 21 May 2016

Vacancy Announcement JSI AIDSFree Tanzania May 25th 2016.

Vacancy Announcement


The Strengthening High Impact Interventions for an AIDS-free Generation (AIDSFree) Project is
a five-year program funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development under
Cooperative Agreement AID-OAA-14-000001. AIDSFree is implemented in multiple countries by
JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. with partners Abt Associates, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric
AIDS Foundation, EnCompass LLC, IMA World Health, The International HIV/AIDS Alliance,
Jhpiego Corporation, and PATH. AIDSFree advances the implementation of the U.S. President’s
Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief by providing capacity development and technical support to
USAID missions, host-country governments, and HIV implementers at the local, regional, and
national level. AIDSFree is seeking an experienced Project Driver.

Job Title: Project Driver (4 position)
Department/Unit: Operations
Position Location: Dar es Salaam, Mwanza & Mbeya, Tanzania
Reports to: Office Manager

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Office Manager, the Project Driver is responsible for the operation and care of
JSI AIDSFree project vehicles; providing transport services to project staff and approved
partners as necessary.

Specific responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following:
 Safely operate JSI AIDS Free vehicles in accordance to Tanzania traffic laws.
 Maintain a vehicle logbook and fuel/oil/maintenance requisition books.
 Conduct inspections of vehicle fluids at regular intervals.
 Carry out minor vehicle repairs, (i.e .flat tires) in the event of a breakdown.
 Immediately report any accidents to the Office Manager.
 Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle.
 Perform administrative duties as assigned by the supervisor.


Applicants for this position should be Tanzanian nationals or lawful residents who possess the
following minimum qualifications:
 Certificate from a reputable Driving College
 Class C driving license
 Certificate of Secondary Education
 Long distance driving experience
 At least two years’ experience as a driver, with preference for experience with USAID or
other International Organization
 Basic knowledge of vehicle repair and maintenance
 Good Swahili and English communication skills required
 Ability to work under pressure and longer hours if necessary
 Good teamwork and interpersonal skills
 Ability to deal with sensitive issues and maintain a high level of confidentiality at all
times Mode of Application:

Submissions should be mailed or hand-delivered to the address below no later than May 25th

John Snow Inc. AIDS Free Project,
P.O. Box 9263, Plot No. 2 Mkwawa,
Roard Oysterbay Area,
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Only candidates meeting the minimum requirements will be contacted. If you have not heard
from us within 2 weeks after the closing date, kindly assume that your application was not successful. JSI is an equal opportunity employer.