Driver II Job Vacancy in Kenya

Office of the Ombudsman

Position Title: Driver II

The Commission on Administrative Justice (Office of the Ombudsman) is a Constitutional Commission established under Article 59 (4), Chapter fifteen of the Constitution and the Commission on Administrative Justice Act, 2011 with the mandate of addressing all forms of maladministration in the public sector in Kenya.

The Commission is also charged with overseeing and enforcing the implementation of the Access to Information Act, 2016.

The Commission seeks to fill the following position:-

Job Ref: CAJ/JOB/010/08/2023

Reporting To: Assistant Director HRM and Administration

Department: Corporate Services

Job Grade: CAJ 10

No. of Posts: 2

Terms of Employment: Permanent & Pensionable

Duty Station: Head Office

Duties and Responsibilities

i. Driving the vehicle as authorised;

ii. Detecting and reporting vehicle defects on time;

iii. Ensuring vehicle cleanliness;

iv. Ensuring routine service and maintenance of the vehicle;

v. Ensuring security and safety of the vehicle, passengers and goods on and off the road;

vi. Maintaining daily work ticket;

vii. Carrying out routine checks on vehicle’s cooling, oil, electrical and brake systems and tyre pressure;

viii. Timely reporting of accidents and follow up of police abstracts; and

ix. Vehicle inspection and keeping up-to-date insurance documents.

x. Any other duty as may be assigned from time to time.

Job Specification

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: -

i. Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade D or its equivalent;

ii. Valid Class BCE Driving License free from any endorsement;

iii. Occupational Trade Test Grade III for drivers;

iv. Passed Suitability Test for drivers;

v. First Aid Certificate Course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. John Ambulance or Kenya Institute of Highways and Building Technology (KIHBIT) or any other recognized institution;

vi. Certificate of good conduct;

vii. Must have 3 years related experience;

viii. Attended a refresher course for divers lasting not less than one (1) week within the last three (3) years at Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology (KIHBIT) or any other recognised institution, and

ix. Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

Application Process

All interested candidates who meet the job indent for this position are encouraged to send hard copy of their application letter, curriculum vitae and copies of their academic and professional certificates together with a clear National Identification card by 25th September 2023 at 5.00p.m. to:-

The Commission Secretary
Commission on Administrative Justice
2nd Floor, Westend Towers – Waiyaki Way
P O Box 20414 City Square 00200