Head Driver

Full Time

Higher Education Students’ Loans and Grants Board

The Higher Education Students’ Loans and Grants Board (HESLGB) is a Statutory body mandated to facilitate provision of loans and grants to needy and deserving students that are pursuing higher education in accredited institutions of higher academic learning. HESLGB is also mandated to facilitate the recovery of loans from all former beneficiaries of student loans.

HESLGB is looking for qualified and highly motivated individuals to fill the following available vacancy at the institution:

Title of Post : Head Driver
Grade : HES 8
Reporting : Administrative Officer

Job Summary
To facilitate mobility of management and staff of HESLGB.

Responsibilities and Duties
The duties and responsibilities will include:

  1. Driving motor vehicle(s) on official errands as assigned by the Administrative Officer and management from time to time;
  2. Reporting immediately any damage or fault on the vehicle before or after any journey;
  3. Preparing monthly returns on fuels and lubricants consumption for the vehicle(s);
  4. Supervising the work of other drivers;
  5. Ensuring that motor vehicles are taken for service when due;
  6. Ensuring that motor vehicles are roadworthy, have adequate fuel, water, tyre pressure and valid certificate of fitness and insurance;
  7. Monitoring the vehicle(s) log book and keeps a record of all journeys made duly signed by the responsible officer;
  8. Making sure that HESLGB motor vehicles are cleaned both in and outside daily;
  9. Making sure that all the accessories such as wheel spanner, jack and spare tyres are kept well and in usable conditions;
  10. Delivering and collecting HESLGB related mail;
  11. Performing any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications and Experience
• Minimum qualification of the Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE);
• A clean valid driving licence code C1 with classes P;
• Defensive driving certificate added advantage;
• At least 4 years’ experience as a driver in a reputable organization;
• Certificate in chauffeur and motor vehicle mechanics will be an added advantage.

Method of Application
All interested applicants in this category should send their application letters and detailed Curriculum Vitae including three traceable referees that includes previous employer, not later than Monday, 26th July, 2021 to:

The Executive Director
Higher Education Students’ Loans and Grants Board
P/Bag B417
Capital City
Lilongwe 3.
Or email: heslgbsecretariat@heslgb.com

Indicate the position you are applying for on the envelope or in your e-mail.

HESLGB is an equal opportunity employer and only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

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