Drivers

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do Education / Teaching & Training
  • Qualifications Registered / Valid License
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Job Description

Midlands State University (MSU) is a reputable local institution of higher learning dedicated to providing quality education and research opportunities to its students.

With a rich history and commitment to academic excellence, MSU offers a diverse range of programs and strives to make a positive impact in the field of education. As an equal opportunities employer, MSU values inclusivity and encourages a supportive and collaborative work environment.

MSU is currently seeking experienced and skilled Drivers to join the Central Services, Amenities, and Maintenance Department in Gweru, Harare, and Bulawayo. As a Driver, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe transportation of university staff and students, as well as the efficient delivery and collection of goods.

Your duties will also involve maintaining the cleanliness and proper functioning of the university fleet. Join our dynamic team at MSU and contribute to the smooth operation of our campus transportation services.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Safely and responsibly drive university staff and students to authorized destinations.
  • Deliver and collect university goods to and from service providers.
  • Ensure the university fleet is clean and well-maintained at all times.
  • Perform pre and post-trip inspections of vehicles to ensure their roadworthiness.
  • Prepare and submit accurate vehicle log sheets to the Transport Officer.
  • Maintain records of each trip, refueling events, and other necessary reports as required.
  • Contribute to the success of the Central Services and Amenities Department by performing assigned duties.
  • Adhere to all traffic laws and regulations while driving university vehicles.
  • Provide exceptional customer service to passengers and maintain a courteous and professional demeanor.
  • Assist with general duties within the department as needed.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Possession of a valid Class 1 driver’s licence.
  • Possession of a valid Class 2 driver’s licence.
  • Must have a Defensive Driving certificate.
  • Minimum of 2 years of driving experience.
  • Experience working in a tertiary institution is advantageous.
  • Ability to multitask effectively.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills.

CONDITIONS OF SERVICE

Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. More details including salary, benefits and other conditions of service will be communicated to successful candidates.

*NB: Midlands State University is an equal opportunities employer. In the interest of promoting gender parity, female candidates are encouraged to apply.

APPLICATIONS

Applicants must submit copies of applications with the following: application letter, certified certificates and curriculum vitae giving full details of names, place and date of birth, experience, present salary, date of availability, contact telephone number (s) and names and email addresses

Application documents must be in a single-scan pdf format.

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