Feb 26, 2018

Driver Mechanic at Concern Worldwide

  • Concern Worldwide Ethiopia
  • Gambela, Ethiopia
Full time Automotive Jobs in Ethiopia NGO Jobs/Nonprofit/Social Services Jobs in Ethiopia Transportation Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Jobs at Concern Worldwide

Concern Worldwide is an Irish-based non-governmental, international, humanitarian organization dedicated to the reduction of suffering and working towards the ultimate elimination of extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries.   Concern Worldwide - Ethiopia Programme would like to invite dynamic and creative applicants for the following position:

Job purpose

To maintain minor maintenance like “A”, and “B” service and drive Concern Ethiopia Vehicles with due care and assist the mechanics in due attention ensuring the safe transportation of Concern’s staff and resources in order to facilitate Concern Ethiopia meet the objectives of the organization.

Major Responsibilities

  1. Maintain and repair Concern vehicles in accordance with manufacturer’s regulations
  2. Maintain and repair Concern project office generator in accordance with manufacturer’s regulations
  3. Maintain health and safety regulations in the working environment.
  4. Provide and share technical skills to the drivers as much as possible
  5. Ensure all job cards, vehicle maintenance order and requisition note are properly completed.
  6. Receive all tools & accessories with proper records for the vehicles that are visiting the workshop for service or any repair works and make sure tools and accessories are returned to the vehicle accordingly.
  7. Arrange, communicate and follow-up concern vehicle “C” service and other major maintenance with head office.
  8. Be aware of the rules and regulations laid down by Concern Worldwide Ethiopia regarding the use of Concern vehicles. If these regulations are unclear bring it to the attention of your supervisor.
  9. Propel the vehicle in a safe and lawful manner and in accordance with Ethiopian traffic regulations, and Concern Ethiopia transport policy and procedures.
  10. Carry out daily and weekly checks recommended by the vehicle manufacturer and Concern Ethiopia Transport Logistics Policy. This includes preventive maintenance of vehicles.
  11. Ensure fuel tanks are full prior to any journey carried out.
  12. Ensure maintenance and repairs by monitoring service sticker reminder and reporting to your supervisor and mechanic staff accordingly in a timely manner, in accordance with manufacturer recommendations.
  13. Assist the Concern Ethiopia mechanics with the maintenance and repair of the vehicle when requested.
  14. Fill daily vehicle Activity Control, Charge Sheet and all vehicle logbook information properly and make sure authorized travellers has signed for the journey that they used.  Summarise and submit it at the end of the month to the Transport and Logistics Officer.
  15. Maintain the appearance of the vehicle, as per the Transport Logistics Policy Manual. Make sure the vehicle is clean in all time.
  16. Maintain the comfort and safety of passengers, the safety and security of goods and the safety and security of the vehicle as per the Transport Logistics Policy Manual
  17. Ensure that seat belts are worn at all times and passengers are instructed to fasten them, as per the Transport and Logistics Policy Manual.
  18. Assist the Mechanics whenever requested
  19. Maintain Concern Ethiopia vehicle maintenance safety and health  procedure 
  20. Ensure that the no-smoking policy is upheld within all the vehicles
  21. Perform other duties assigned by your immediate supervisor.
  22. Maintain good working relationships in the workplace.






Job Requirements


  • Diploma/certificate  in Auto mechanics with minimum of Five years driving experience in international NGOs, UN or government institutions with clean driving record
  • Appropriate grade driving licence
  • Able to read and understand vehicles’ owners and repair manual
  • Very good communication skills of international languages like: English (Mandatory) and French if possible   
  • Excellent time management/ time keeping experience and dedication to respect others time schedule.
  • Commitment to Concern’s aim, values and principles.


  • Excellent inter-personal communication skills.
  • Trained in Safety and Security standards/protocols  

How to Apply

Interested applicants should send non-returnable C.V., application letter outlining how their experience and education fit this vacancy, please note that no need to submit your supporting documents:                                                

Concern Ethiopia, Human Resource Department

Ethiojobs.net OR P.O. Box 2434, Addis Ababa.

Concern has a Staff Code of Conduct and Programme Participant Protection Policy which has been developed to ensure the maximum protection of programme participants from exploitation and to clarify the responsibilities of Concern staff, consultants, visitors to the programme and partner organizations, and the standards of behaviour expected of them.  Any candidate offered a job with Concern Worldwide will be expected to sign the Programme Participant Protection Policy and the Staff Code of Conduct as an appendix to their contract of employment and conduct themselves in accordance with the provisions in these two documents.


Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply. 

Only short listed candidates will be contacted

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