Checking daily, the technical conditions of the assigned vehicle (state of the tires, oil, fuel, brakes, radio
equipment, spare parts, etc.), performing weekly check according to the MSF Logbook, refilling it when
necessary, and keeping it clean to ensure it can be driven in perfect conditions. Carrying out a hand over
if another uses the vehicle
Ensuring the security of passengers in the vehicle, driving carefully, observing speed limits and traffic
rules in the country as well as MSF security rules, in order to avoid car accidents.
Ensuring all passengers have all necessary papers in order before travelling, and ensuring non MSF staff sign disclaimers of responsibility before using the vehicle
Ensuring correct loading and unloading of the vehicle, submitting the documents to the receiver of the goods, checking the status of delivered goods, returning the duly completed documents to Logistics and ensuring that the goods have the necessary documents
Ensuring that all vehicle documents and the driver's driving license are valid and in the vehicle. Informing the line manager of any incident involving the transportation of passengers and/or goods.
Knowing how to use all types of radios, codes, call numbers and radio alphabets by heart and communicating with base according to MSF communications policy to inform the driver's position and any potential implications.
Knowing and respecting the security rules related to vehicle movements, specifically those related to customs, checkpoints and roadblocks. Ensuring all passengers know and respect the security rules
Ensuring to keep proper registers, logbooks and submit regular relevant reports.
Reporting immediately any damage and mechanical fault at the vehicle to the line manager.
Reporting movements through assigned communication equipment, using the proper communication protocols.
Working alongside the mechanic to assist with regular servicing and unexpected repairs of the vehicle Willing to work in shifts that include nights, weekends and public holidays
Performing any other relevant tasks assigned by his/her supervisors as necessary.
Education Essential literacy and driving license Experience
Essential 2 years minimum of previous driving experience
Desirable experience with specific vehicles to use (4x4, boats, motorbikes, etc.)
Desirable in MSF or other NGOs Languages Mission/English language and local language of Rakhine essential Knowledge
Desirable knowledge of basic mechanics Good knowledge of mission area roads
Good knowledge of country roads