Reporting to the Assistant Transport Manager, the Driver job exists to drive hospital vehicles, primarily to deliver or pick up Hospital staff and/or merchandise at the Kenyatta University Teaching Research and Referral Hospital.
Main Duties & Responsibilities
Provide transportation services as needed to move persons and goods within and without the
Ensure that motor vehicles are well maintained and that they have all the required documentation
and papers, and accessories.
Verify the contents of inventory loads against delivery notes while being loaded and offloaded from
the vehicles within and without the hospital.
Drive vehicles to transport materials to and from specified destinations, as designated by the fleet supervisor of the hospital.
Drive staff buses and other official cars to pick or deliver hospital staff to or from different
destinations as required outside of the hospital.
Maintain records, such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements, in accordance with regulations in the hospital.
Inspect and maintain vehicle supplies and equipment, such as gas, oil, water, tires, lights, or brakes, to ensure that vehicles are in proper working condition.
Provide custody to hospital vehicles and their load while outside of the hospital.
Report any motor vehicles mechanical problems and other faults tot the fleet supervisor and forward
them for repairs and maintenance by the maintenance unit of the hospital.
Perform minor repairs on hospital vehicles, such as changing tires or installing light bulbs, fuses, tire chains, or spark plugs.
Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations to the transport supervisor for the appropriate action within and without the hospital
KCSE Certificate D+(plus)
Valid driving license ABCE minimum.
Public Service Vehicle Drivers’ License
Certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
Certification of driving by a professional body (AA of Kenya etc.)
Knowledge of relevant legislations
Knowledge of safety procedures and processes
Training in defensive driving
First Aid Skills from a recognized body
Soft Skills required for the job
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to work odd hours and days
Available to travel anywhere at any time
How to apply
If your background and competencies match the specifications of the above positions, please apply online
via: www.kutrrh.go.ke/careers OR send hard copies of your Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and
Filled Application Form and Licence ONLY to the address below:
The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital
P.O. Box 7674 – 00100 GPO
For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – JOB REFERENCE
NUMBER. Please note that you must attach the Application Letter, CV, Filled Application Form, and license when you apply online via the portal.
The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 19th August 2022
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. All successful candidates must fulfil the requirements of Chapter
Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, including.
• Certificate of good conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
• Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (for university graduates only)
• Tax Compliance Certificate from the KRA
• Clearance from Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission
• A report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau