KNQA Drivers Jobs in Kenya (47K)

The Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA) was set up in 2015 as set out in the Kenya National Qualifications Framework (KNQF) act no. 22 of 2014 (and KNQF Regulations, 2018) to coordinate and harmonize the various levels of education; and to create a database of all qualifications in the country.

Senior Driver

KNQA Grade 8

One (1) Post

Ref No: NO. 19/2020

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh. 36,324 to 47,647 pm

Leave Entitlement: 30 days per financial year

Terms of Service: Permanent and pensionable

For appointment to this grade a candidate must have: –

i) At least served in the grade of Driver for at least eight (8) years;

ii) Minimum KCSE D+ (plus) KNQF Level 2 or its equivalent;

iii) The Occupational Trade Test III Certificate OR its Equivalent

iv) A valid driving license free from any current endorsements(s) for classes of the vehicles the driver is required to drive;

v) A defensive Driving Certificate from the Automobile Association of Kenya (AA) or its equivalent qualification from any other recognized institution;

vi) A valid Certificate of Good Conduct;

vii) A First Aid Certificate course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. Johns Ambulance or any other recognized institution;

viii) An accident free driving period of 5 years;

ix) Fulfill the requirements of Chapter 6.

Duties and Responsibilities

i) Driving the Authority vehicle as authorized;

ii) Carrying out minor mechanical adjustments;

iii) Recognizing and reporting mechanical defaults of the vehicles;

iv) ensuring security and safety of the vehicle on and off the road;

v) Monitoring and reporting expiry of insurance policies for motor vehicles;

vi) Overseeing transport management;

vii) Preparing and submitting reports on transport when need arises; and

viii) Ensuring safety of passengers and/or goods therein.

Driver

KNQA Grade 9

One (1) Post

Ref No. KNQA/NO. 20/2020

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh. 30,531 to 40,278 pm

Leave Entitlement: 30 days per financial year

Terms of Service: Permanent and pensionable

For appointment to this grade a candidate must have: –

i) At least served in the grade of Driver for at least four (4) years;

ii) At least a mean grade D+ (plus) in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education or its equivalent from a recognized institution;

iii) The Occupational Trade Test II Certificate;

iv) Valid driving license free from any current endorsements(s) for classes of the vehicles the driver is required to drive;

v) Certificate of Good Conduct (renewable after two (2) years);

vi) First Aid Certificate course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. Johns Ambulance or any other recognized institution; and

vii) An accident free driving period of 3 years.

viii) Proficiency in computer applications;

ix) Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter six (6) of the Constitution

Key Duties and Responsibilities –

i) Maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle;

ii) Keeping up to date work tickets for vehicles;

iii) Cleaning of the assigned motor vehicle;

iv) Submitting regular reports on motor vehicle assigned;

v) Reporting any mechanical/accident problems; and

vi) Proper mechanical working condition of the vehicle.

How to Apply

If you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the above specified criteria for any of the below named positions, submit (both electronically and hard copies) of your cover letter, together with copies of your academic and professional certificates, testimonials and your updated detailed Curriculum Vitae, your current position, current remuneration, email and telephone contacts of three (3) referees who are familiar with your qualifications and/or work experience to the address below and also create a profile and apply on the KNQA Employment portal – https://recruitment.knqa.go.ke/

Hard copy applications should be send to;

The Director General,
Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA)
Uchumi House, 6th Floor, Aga Khan Walk
P.O Box 72635-00200,
Nairobi, Kenya

Phone: +254-020-2100272.

Make your application on or before Friday, 2nd October 2020.

Please note that: KNQA is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with Disabilities, Women and Candidates from marginalised regions are encouraged to apply. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals and certified copies of their National Identity Card, Academic and Professional Certificates and transcripts during interviews.


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Updated: September 14, 2020 — 9:30 am