Truck Driver Job in Kenya

Position: Truck Driver


  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centres
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventive maintenance
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Document and log work/rest periods and kilometres spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
  • Input “macros” into automated system for each stage of the loading and unloading process
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Manoeuvre trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions
  • Report defects, accidents or violations

Qualifications & Skills

  • Proven work experience as a truck driver
  • O Level minimum C plus a college certificate
  • Good knowledge of major cities in Kenya
  • Prior experience in bakery and confectionary business will be highly preferred
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  • Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment recommendations
  • Good spoken English and Kiswahili
  • Well groomed
  • Valid truck driving licence

To apply for this position, send your CV to quoting the position in the subject line, current and expected salary.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Transport and Logistics
Updated: January 12, 2018 — 6:58 pm