About This Job:
Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.
On behalf of our client in the Oil and Gas industry, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced escort driver.
This position works within the Transport department where you will be escorting abnormal loads to our own sites and to external customers. You will be responsible for preparing the escorting vehicle and also for assisting the driver in checking the condition of the transporting vehicle and load before departure.
This role required you to have regular contact with site personnel/customers and provide exceptional customer service, while ensuring that the load you are escorting arrives at the delivery site safely.
FUNCTIONS/KEY RESULTS EXPECTED:
- Preparing the escort vehicle before use; advise of any defects and rectify as required
- Assist in loading transport vehicle and securing load
- Checking the condition of transport vehicle and load before departure
- Understand and comply with movement orders
- Positioning escort vehicle appropriately on the road to warn traffic of oncoming vehicle
- Respond appropriately to emergencies, incidents, unexpected situations and breakdowns
- Carry out post-operative checks to the escort vehicle/contents and advise of any defects
- To support transport operation by driving HGV’s when required
- Expect regular nights out during the working week
- Communicate effectively with all third parties
KEY CAPABILITIES AND EDUCATION:
- Full clean driving license
- Experience in heavy/abnormal load movements
- Good knowledge of the Kenya road network
- Excellent communication skills
- Calm approach to adverse situations
- Flexible approach to training
Interested and qualified applicants should submit their applications through the link below
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Q-SOURCING SERVTEC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ANY SOLICITATION WILL LEAD TO DISQUALIFICATION.
To apply for this job please visit qsourcingservtec.applytojob.com.