Driver / Messenger Job at Jacaranda Health Solutions

Jacaranda Health Solutions

Job Title: Driver / Messenger

Reports To: Operations Lead

Department: Operations

Business Purpose / Objective: Driver’s role is responsible for the operation of the JHSL vehicle to ensure that personnel and equipment is transported to and from the advised sites promptly. The driver doubles up as a messenger with duties highlighted below.

Duties and Responsibilities


  • Ensuring the company vehicle is driven carefully always, not endangering the lives of the occupants and/or other road users, kept clean (both inside and outside) at all times.
  • Observe traffic rules at all times as well as road courtesy.
  • Ensure the vehicle is in good condition by constantly checking the tires pressure, engine oil, water etc. All anomalies should be reported to the relevant manager to ensure the matter is addressed.
  • Maintain the driver log book register on all trips made and ensure all trips are authorized.
  • Maintain a physical and electronic inventory for verification of all car related expenses such as fuel refills, repair expenses, interiors and car service trips.
  • Report daily to the Operations Lead for all car related questions.
  • Treat all members with utmost respect and professionalism.
  • Report to work and leave work in a timely manner based on expectations set by Operations Lead.


  • Collecting and delivery of cheques, documents and mail to and from customers.
  • Paying of certain utility bills such as; water, electricity, etc.
  • Delivering small equipment to and from various customers /service providers.
  • Facilitate application of Visas on behalf of various staff.
  • Any other responsibility given by the supervisor.


  • O level graduate (KCSE)


  • 2 years working experience knowledge of Nairobi and its environs.
  • Experience in driving motorbike and cars. BCE and Riding license.

Knowledge and Skills


  • Good interpersonal relations.
  • Well organized with excellent communication skills.
  • Person with integrity.
  • Ability to take directions/instructions.
  • Fit-to-work health report from a public health institution.

Key Competencies

  • Problem-solving
  • Innovative and decision-making
  • Stress tolerance
  • Proactive
  • Punctuality and Reliable
  • Neat appearance
  • Physically demanding job, person should be physically and mentally healthy

To Apply:

Interested candidates should send their application cover letters and CVs to with the subject line Driver & Messenger.

Deadline: October 11th 2019

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: September 25, 2019 — 2:32 pm