Driver Position

Africa Personnel Services - windhoek, namibia

2 months ago


As a Driver, you will be responsible for operating and driving various types of vehicles to transport passengers, goods, or materials safely and efficiently. Your role may involve driving company-owned vehicles or vehicles hired for transportation services. You must adhere to traffic laws, company policies, and safety guidelines to ensure the safety of passengers and cargo during transportation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Vehicle Operation: Safely operate different types of vehicles, such as cars, vans, trucks, buses, or specialized vehicles, depending on the specific job requirements.
  • Passenger Transportation : Transport passengers to designated locations, including airports, hotels, offices, or other destinations, ensuring a comfortable and timely journey.
  • Cargo Transportation: Transport goods, products, or materials to designated locations, following the prescribed routes and delivery schedules.
  • Vehicle Maintenance: Regularly inspect and maintain the assigned vehicle(s), checking for mechanical issues, fuel levels, and ensuring proper cleanliness and hygiene standards.
  • Safety Compliance: Adhere to all traffic laws, regulations, and company policies to ensure the safety of passengers, cargo, and other road users.
  • Route Planning: Plan the most efficient and suitable routes for the scheduled trips to minimize delays and optimize fuel consumption.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of trips, mileage, fuel consumption, and any incidents or accidents that occur during transportation.
  • Customer Service: Provide excellent customer service to passengers or clients, assisting them with boarding, luggage handling, and addressing any inquiries or concerns.
  • Communication: Maintain effective communication with dispatchers, supervisors, or other team members to relay information about trip progress, changes in schedules, or any other relevant updates.
  • Any administration duties.


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Valid driver's license for the specific type of vehicle to be operated (GP) - 2 years of driving experience.
  • Time management and organizational skills to keep track of deliveries and stay on schedule.
  • Excellent driving record with no history of accidents or traffic violations.
  • Strong knowledge of traffic laws, regulations, and safety procedures.
  • Physical fitness and endurance to handle long hours of driving and potential lifting or carrying of cargo.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills for interacting with passengers, clients, and team members.
  • Ability to remain calm and composed in challenging or stressful situations.
  • Attention to detail and a responsible attitude towards vehicle maintenance and safety.
  • Flexibility with work hours, as some positions may require working evenings, weekends, or holidays.

Closing date: 8th of August 2023

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