Job Information Vehicle with Driver -Muqdadiyah NGO Information
NGO Name Oxfam
Contact Name HR
Contact Email
Job Information
Contract Duration 4 Months
Governorate Diyala
Job Shift
Nationality National
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2017-10-12
Minimum Education High School
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 5 Year (no major accidents in the past 3 years)
Required Travel 100%
Job Status
No Of Jobs 2
Published Date 2018-01-09
Deadline Date 2018-01-22
[Kalar,Iraq ]

The driver is responsible for
• safely and responsibly performing all official travel using official vehicles ( Oxfam ones)
• regularly servicing and looking after official vehicles
• taking account of all available information on road conditions, accessible routes and locations
• running official errands and
• assisting with other office work

The driver performs the following tasks:

B. Tasks
1. Driving
The driver 
• provides passenger transport in an official car for office, project or program staff, official visitors and guests
• runs errands for the project, program or office, e.g. sending letters and messages, paying bills and buying smaller quantities of office supplies
• helps with transporting goods
• completes the vehicle log correctly and conscientiously in accordance with Oxfam standards

2. Service
The driver 
• cleans the interior and exterior of the vehicle(s) regularly ( always keep the vehicle cleane)
• checks oil, water, brakes and brake liquid, tyre pressure, battery levels and the entire vehicle, monthly or every 5,000 km (whichever is first), headlights, brakes, bodywork for dents etc. 
• is responsible for the project vehicle documents and their good condition, keeping a vehicle log and recording monthly maintenance
• reports need for service and carries out minor repairs
• immediately reports all involvement of the project or office vehicle in accidents, including minor accidents, damage, loss or theft of vehicle fittings

3. Knowledge management
The driver 
• uses all available information (including current radio news on traffic conditions) to update daily knowledge of road conditions, current passable routes and locations, and shares this information with other office drivers


4. Other duties/additional tasks
The driver
• assists other colleagues as needed in the project, program or office if there is no travel pending, carries out other office work on request

Qualifications & Preferred Skills

C. Required qualifications, competences and experience
• secondary school education
• holds a valid driver’s licence

Professional experience
• at least 5 years’ work experience as a driver with references 
• no major accidents in the past 3 years

-The vehicle model should not be less than 2010 Model and the vehicle should be in a good condition and have tools, first Aid Kits, fire extinguisher, jack, a wheel spanner, a toolbox fully functional and a spare tire 


Other knowledge, additional competences
• Very good knowledge of Arabic language, knowledge of Kurdish  is an advantage, English Language is preferable
• discipline and punctuality
• resilience and patience
• familiarity with Diyala Governate especially Muqdadiya  city and overland travel in northen Diyala and KRG
• appropriate appearance and attire (friendly manner with all passengers)
• ensures unrestricted availability of vehicles at all times and reports restrictions immediately
• willingness to up-skill as required by the tasks to be performed – corresponding measures are agreed with management

- Able to work in  Muqdadiyah


How To Apply

OXFAM is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organisation.



Please submit your application and CV in English detailing your experience for the post and include daytime telephone contacts to before the deadline

The subject line should be: Driver - Muqdadiyah 


Closing date is : 22 January 2018

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

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