Drivers- Light Vehicle

at The International Committee of the Red Cross Delegation
Location Harar & Nekemte, Oromia, Ethiopia
Date Posted January 31, 2020
Category Driver
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB


The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance. For more information, visit website:

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Delegation in Ethiopia is looking to hire an experienced, highly motivated and qualified person to fill the position of:

                                                                             Drivers- Light Vehicle ( Base in Harrar  &  Nekemte) 

Main Responsibilities

  • Drives Light Vehicles to transport people and/or material in strict adherence to internal security rules and national traffic laws.
  • Constantly monitors security conditions on the road.
  • Ensures that goods are stored inside the vehicle according to local, international and ICRC safety standards (attachment and distribution of goods, etc.).
  • Checks their assigned vehicle(s)' equipment, general functioning and body condition and ensures that it is kept fuelled and clean inside and out.
  • Checks that trips have been authorized where necessary.
  • Immediately reports accidents, defects and/or missing equipment

Job Requirements

Certifications/Education Required

  • Minimum Secondary School Diploma.
  • 3rd Grade or equivalent Driving license held for at least three years.
  • Knowledge (spoken and written) of English, Local language Amharic and Oromifa is mandatory
  • Knowledge of other local language(s) is an asset   

Professional Experience Required

  • 3 Years minimum Experience,  (NGO and International Organization work experience is an asset.)
  • Automobile maintenance experience (oil checks, changing tyres, etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of mechanics.
  •  Good knowledge of the area of assignment


Applying Instructions

Electronic application can be made ONLY through the website. Alternatively, you can submit application & CV with copies of relevant documents in person to the ICRC Delegation in Addis Ababa (in front of EIAR, around Egziabher Ab Church, Megenagna) OR, send to the ICRC Delegation Addis Ababa, Human Resources Department, P.O. Box 5701, Addis Ababa.  (Please  indicate clearly  the duty station of interest on your application)

Women applicants are highly encouraged to apply

Closing date for application: February 7,2020

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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