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Stand-By Driver

  • Job TypeFull Time
  • QualificationKCSE
  • Experience
  • LocationNanyuki
  • Job FieldDriving 

Job Description

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation, seeks applications from qualified candidates for a Stand – By Driver in its Project Office in Nanyuki, Laikipia County.

Responsibilities of the Stand-By Driver

  • The incumbent is responsible for undertaking extensive field travel in the SNV area of work and others as duty may require, ensuring safety of passengers on board.
  • Maintaining the proper functioning of SNV vehicles
  • Checking validity of statutory legal documents in the car
  • He/she is also responsible for taking care of the assigned vehicle(s) by carrying out small (mechanical) repairs and servicing of the SNV transport fleet, which also includes fuelling, cleaning.
  • Ensure that the vehicle is always safely parked, is only used for SNV duties, and ready for any duty assigned
  • Keep an updated work ticket always
  • Monitor vehicle performance and service schedule
  • Record mileage of all journeys daily and in the monthly report
  • Carry out messenger duties in and around town
  • Any other task that they may be assigned


  • “O” level certificate holder
  • 5 years’ driving experience with international companies, organizations or institutions
  • A clean, valid Kenyan Driver’s license with knowledge of Kenya Highway Code
  • Certificate of good conduct
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment.

Method of Application