Under the guidance and supervision of the Programme Coordinator and direct supervisor, the Driver provides reliable and safe driving services ensuring high accuracy of work. The Driver demonstrates a client-oriented approach, high sense of responsibility, courtesy, tact and the ability to work with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.
The Driver provides driving services to the operations and programme staff in the CO, Consultants and Experts and UN staff on mission. Upon request of the supervisor, the Driver provides driving services to the UNODC staff at the duty station.
Duties and Responsibilities
Summary of Key Functions:
Ensures provision of reliable and safe driving services by a) driving office vehicles for the transport for the transport of authorized personnel and delivery and collection of mail, documents and other items, and b) meeting official personnel and visitors at the airport including visa and customs formalities arrangement when required.
Ensures cost-savings through proper use of vehicle through accurate maintenance of daily vehicle logs, provision of inputs to preparation of the vehicle maintenance plans and reports.
Ensures proper day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicle through timely minor repairs, arrangements for major repairs, timely changes of oil, check of tires, brakes, car washing, etc.
Ensures availability of all the required documents/supplies including vehicle insurance, vehicle logs, office directory, map of the city/country, first aid kit, necessary spare parts in the assigned vehicle.
Ensures that all immediate actions required by rules and regulations are taken in case of involvement in accidents.
Impact of Results
The key results have an impact on the accurate, safe and timely execution of the UNODC - GMCP services. The additional support provided by the driver will also increase the operational effectiveness of UNODC - GMCP Office through more effective allocation of tasks and responsibilities.
Knowledge Management and Learning:
Development and Operational Effectiveness
Required Skills and Experience
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