Across Northern Kenya in the Counties of Laikipia, Isiolo, Samburu and Marsabit; Otherwise, based at IMPACT Head Office-Nanyuki.
Finance & Administration, IMPACT TRUST
Start date: As soon as possible.
Indigenous Movement for Peace Advancement and Conflict Transformation (IMPACT) is a non-governmental organization founded in 2002 and registered as a Trust in 2003. We operate in the Northern Kenyan counties of Laikipia, Isiolo, Samburu and Marsabit among the pastoralist’s groups. IMPACT is seeking to fill in the position of a Driver Mechanic as outlined below.
Under the direct supervision of the Finance and Administration the Driver/Mechanic is responsible to drive IMPACT TRUST vehicles and provide general maintenance, convey staff to field sites and various destinations as required, and travel extensively across Northern Kenya.
Operate IMPACT vehicles in a safe and courteous manner and strictly obeys traffic rules.
Transport staff, volunteers, and official visitors to authorized destinations.
Observe good safety and security practices for passengers.
Maintain accurate mileage logs for each trip taken.
Do safety checks and maintain the vehicle in safe and clean operating condition, including cleaning of vehicles.
Report all vehicle safety problems and accidents promptly.
Do general maintenance services including but not limited to changing oil, changing transmission fluids, tune-ups, change tires and brakes.
Repair vehicles where necessary.
Carry out administrative tasks while in the office and any other duties that might be assigned.
Minimum K.C.S.E. certificate or its equivalent.
Possess a clean and valid driving license class B/C/E.
Mechanic knowledge and ability to maintain vehicles in good working condition.
At least three years of driving and or mechanic experience.
Driving and or mechanic experience with an NGO is an added advantage.
Appreciable level in both spoken and written English.
Knowledge of general vehicle maintenance.
Knowledge and experience of road conditions in Northern Kenya.
Ability to plan vehicle maintenance for such road conditions.
Demonstrate accuracy in filling out paperwork.
Ability to meet and interact with public and employees with tact, courtesy and discretion.
Willingness to work in emergency situations and during odd hours, weekends and holidays when required.
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