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Light Vehicle Driver/Welcome driver
 No. of Post: 1
 Duty Station: Khartoum
 Closing Date: 17 Oct 2019


The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), an impartial, neutral and independent organisation striving to protect and assist the victims of war and internal violence, has been working in Sudan since 1978. The ICRC is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person for the following position in Khartoum: Light Vehicle Driver/Welcome driver


Purpose: ​


The Welcome driver ensures drop-off at / pick-up of ICRC staff and guests from airports, stations, etc. He transports people and goods in a safe and timely manner, in accordance with ICRC rules and regulations and national traffic laws.


 Duties and responsibilities:

·         Drives light vehicles to transport people and/or material in strict adherence to internal security rules and national traffic laws.

·         Ensure availability to pick up mobile staff and their families to and from the ICRC reference hospitals in case of medical emergencies in particular during evening time and weekends.

·         Welcomes and transport international flights from/to the airport – in charge of immigration, security and customs formalities by facilitating the process and providing translation services.

·         Welcomes and transport of domestic flights passengers, from/to the delegation/airport.

·         Performs and follows up the welcome paperwork/items with the arriving passengers (newcomers’ envelopes, daily envelopes, salary advances mobiles/pool mobiles, ID cards…).

·         Channels information about travel related issues for the Welcome Department.

·         Plays a key role in case of lost luggage with the relevant authorities at the airport

·         Ensures that goods/luggage are stored inside the vehicle according to local, international and ICRC safety standards (attachment and distribution of goods, etc.).

·         Checks their assigned vehicle(s)' equipment, general functioning and body condition and ensures that it is kept fuelled and clean inside and out.

·         Checks that trips have been authorized where necessary.

·         Immediately reports accidents, defects and/or missing equipment to management.


 Minimum Qualification, Skills and Experience Required:

·         Secondary School or Equivalent with additional vocational training in mechanics or another relevant field

·         2-4 years of experience as a driver or in a similar position

·         Experience in a similar position with ICRC an asset

·         Conversational in English and Arabic

·         Intermediate level in computer skills

·         Good vision

·         General Driving licence for at least 5 years; Succeeded in ICRC Driving test

·         Very good knowledge of the geographically assigned environment

·         Master 4/4 and VHF use

·         Good physical condition

·         Skilled in the following competencies: Adapting & Learning, Team Work, Planning, Organization & Assessment; Communication (Ability to express views and ideas); Security Management


Interested candidates should submit their application (including C.V. in English and a motivation letter) before Thursday – 17 October 2019 at 04 pm on Sudanjob.net or to the following address:


ICRC reception

Street 33, House 16, Amarat - New Extension,

P.O. Box 1831




N/B:  Personal correspondences are non-returnable. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


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