Driver and Logistic Assistant

at HEKS Ethiopia
Location Deka-Suftu Woreda, Liben Zone, Somali, Ethiopia
Date Posted July 18, 2020
Category Driver
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB


Swiss Church Aid/ HEKS - EPER is an international non-profit aid organization with headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland and works in more than 30 countries in the field of development cooperation and humanitarian aid. Swiss Church Aid | HEKS - EPER Ethiopia Country office wants to recruit one Driver and Logistic Assistant for its Liben Zone, Somali Region Coordination office.

Duration of Employment:   Six (6) month fixed term contract.

Main Duties:

  •   Drive official vehicle for official purpose and always follows transport policy.
  •  Maintain the assigned vehicle, check oils, water, battery, brakes, tires etc.;
  • Maintain logbook for each trip / Keep records of use of vehicle, daily mileage, gas consumption, oil changes, greasing and other services;
  • Ensure that vehicles are serviced as planned, washed & greased as required
  • Ensures payments related to assigned vehicle are paid.
  • Provides immediate report of accidents to supervisor & to country office Admin
  • Perform miscellaneous office support functions as messenger;
  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned;

Job Requirements

Qualification Required:


  • Completion of 12th or 10th grade;
  • Certificate from technical school for Auto Mechanic is advantageous.
  • Valid 3rd grade driving license;
  • Knowledge of driving rules and regulations and skills in minor vehicle repairs


  • Four years work experience as a driver of which at least Two years of NGO experience with good driving records.


  •  Good knowledge of written and spoken Amharic & English.
  • Proficiency in written and spoken Local Language (Somalia language) is mandatory

 Additional Requirements

  •  A very good experience in driving four wheel drive/field vehicle in the rural parts of the country.
  • Team oriented, flexible and creative approach; keen to take initiative where appropriate.
  • Good skill in maintaining healthy interpersonal relationship


Applying Instructions

Interested and qualified candidates can apply by sending letter of application and updated CV-two pages only through

Deadline for application: July 27th, 2020 COB

Only short-listed applications will be contacted. No phone calls are allowed!

Qualified Female applicants are encouraged to apply

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