Project Driver

Paradiso TB Patients Trust

Position Title: Project Driver

Location: Lilongwe

Reporting To: Project Finance Officer

Application Deadline: 17 June 2024

About Us

Paradiso TB Patients Trust is a dynamic non-governmental organization committed to providing people infected and affected by TB, HIV and AIDS the best services and information required for informed healthcare-seeking decisions from a rights-based perspective. Paradiso is led and supported by people living with HIV and those affected by tuberculosis. It runs programs for Tuberculosis (TB) and HIV/AIDS in ten districts in Malawi. The Organization established local TB clubs composed of TB survivors and people living with HIV (volunteers) housed within the Ministry of Health’s Health facilities which are core to the program implementation of the organization. The organization uses the TB Clubs to implement various TB/HIV and AIDS activities in the communities we work in. Currently, the organization works in 10 districts, where it directly delivers TB and HIV/AIDS programs in 61 health centers and Zomba Central Prison. In addition, Paradiso will soon be operating in 174 community sputum collection points with a membership base of over 1,700 volunteers in all districts in Malawi’s northern and central regions.

Position Overview

We are seeking a reliable and experienced Project Driver to join our team. The Project Driver will be responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient transportation of project staff, equipment, and supplies. The role requires a professional individual with a strong sense of responsibility and a commitment to the mission of our organization.


Key Responsibilities

  • Safely transport project staff, visitors, and equipment to various locations as required.
  • Ensure the project vehicle is in good working condition by performing regular maintenance checks and arranging for necessary repairs.
  • Maintain accurate vehicle logs, including mileage, fuel consumption, and service records.
  • Assist with loading and unloading project materials and supplies.
  • Follow all traffic laws and regulations, ensuring the safety of passengers and cargo.
  • Support project activities by providing logistical assistance as needed.
  • Ensure the cleanliness of the vehicle both inside and out.
  • Report any accidents, injuries, or vehicle damage to the Project Manager immediately.
  • Assist in other duties as required by the project team.


  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
  • Proven experience as a driver, preferably within an NGO or similar environment.
  • Knowledge of vehicle maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Familiarity with local traffic laws and routes.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends if necessary.
  • Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) or equivalent.
  • Basic mechanical skills is added advantage.

We Offer:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career growth.
  • A collaborative and mission-driven work environment.


How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and experienced professional seeking to contribute to the meaningful work of Paradiso TB Patient Trust, please submit your application details including your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant work experience to the following link: Project Driver ( The cover letter should be addressed to The Executive Director, Paradiso TB Patients Trust, P.O Box 2436 Lilongwe. The deadline for applications is 17th June 2024. Paradiso TB Patients Trust is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from candidates of all backgrounds.