Driver (2 Positions) 1

Driver (2 Positions)

Local Government Accountability and Performance (LGAP)

Project Background:
The Malawi Local Government Accountability and Performance (LGAP) will improve the performance of local government in Malawi by improving capacity and accountability of loca governments in the districts where it will work, strengthening citizen engagement and oversight, and improving the broader national policy and systems environment for decentralization While doing so, LGAP will directly assist USAID Malawi to operationalize its integration approach

Contract duration – 10 Months

The driver is responsible for safely transporting staff and other authorized individuals and maintaining project vehicles in compliance with DAI policies and USAID regulations

Responsibilities and Key Tasks:

The driver be responsible for the tasks below:

  • Provide safe transportation for project staff and other authorized individuals
  • Securely transport project goods and documents
  • Ensure safety of passengers in vehicles by requiring passengers to buckle seatbelts and by practicing safe driving
  • Manage general maintenance of project vehicles, including conducting daily vehicle cleaning and inspections, reporting any damage or issues, and overseeing service and repairs to vehicle as necessary
  • Ensure adequate fuel levels in project vehicles
  • Accurately and consistently maintain the project vehicle and fuel logs in accordance with DAI policy
  • Ensure vehicle registration and insurance certificates are present in vehicles and notify administrative team in advance of expiry
  • Ensure compliance with all DAI policies and local driving laws and regulations
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications and experience

  • MSCE
  • Excellent driving record
  • Valid local driver’s license
  • At least 3 years work experience as a driver USAID or other Donor project experience preferred

Location and Reporting:
The driver positions arc based in Balaka and Lilongwe, Malawi

If you are interested in the position, please send your Application Letter and CV through [email protected] by addressing to

The Chief of Party,
Local Government Accountability and Performance (LGAP),
3rd Floor Kang’ombe House,
Private Bag 244,

The closing date of receiving applications is Wednesday, 2nd September 2020 by 17:00 hours.
Indicate the position title in the subject line. No phone inquiries will be accepted and only those shortlisted will be contacted.