In 1965, Clark Abt expressed a single, noble goal-to create a world free of war and poverty. The visionary set to work establishing Abt Associates. Over the next half century, the company became known as a bold, innovative and effective agent of social change, committed to improving the quality of life and economic well-being of people worldwide. Today, Abt ...
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Abt Associates seeks a Driver to support a family planning project under SHOPS Plus. SHOPS Plus is USAID’s flagship initiative in private sector health. The project seeks to harness the full potential of the private sector and catalyze public-private engagement to improve health outcomes in TB, family planning, HIV/AIDS, maternal and child health, and other health areas. In Nigeria, SHOPS Plus will capacitate public and private providers to scale up family planning, including Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs) in Oyo and Akwa Ibom States.
The Driver will be responsible for operating a passenger motor vehicle in compliance with national rules and regulations on road usage and in accordance with State Coordinator’s instructions to transport project personnel and official visitors within the city and surrounding area and travel to other cities as needed.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
Maintain vehicle in clean and serviceable condition and performs minor maintenance of a preventative nature.
Ensure appropriate materials such as firstaid box and other accessories and available in vehicle and well maintained
Complete trip tickets or other daily vehicle records
May be assigned to drive the head of the project or VIP visitors for a portion of the time
May deliver documents and conduct general business on behalf of the company including basic negotiation skills.
Support the project office by performing general service tasks, repairs, deliveries, etc.
Any other task as may be required
Preferred Skills / Prerequsites
At least a Senior Secondary School certificate
A valid driver’s license
One year of commercial driving experience
Ability to communicate in English is required
Must provide good reference of good conduct and behavior from previous employer
High school (desirable), valid driver’s license, plus 6 months commercial driving experience