FAO Senior Driver Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

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FAO Senior Driver Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

FAO Ethiopia looking for “Senior Driver”.

Applicants with a Secondary school education may apply on or before January 17, 2024.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger and improve nutrition and food security. Its Latin motto, fiat panis, translates to “let there be bread”. It was founded in October 1945.

The FAO has published a job vacancy announcement on December 28, 2023 for qualified Ethiopia’s to fill in the vacant post of Senior Driver to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

FAO Job Vacancy 2024

Key Functions/ Results:

  • Drive for the Head of the Office and his/her visitors, including high-ranking officials from within and outside the Organization. As necessary also drive for other staff of FAO Representations;
  • Meet official personnel and visitors at the airport; facilitate immigration, customs formalities, hotel check-in, and other local formalities;
  • Ensure that the local transportation needs of the FAO Representative are met at all times and ensures the safety, technical soundness and comfort of the vehicle(s);
  • Log official trips, daily mileage, gas consumption, transportation/vehicle related expenditures, vehicle servicing, repairs, etc.;
  • Assist the administrative staff in regular monitoring of the log books and maintenance records;
  • Ensure day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicle(s); check oil, water, battery, tires, etc.; perform minor repairs and timely arrange for any other repairs necessary to keep the vehicle safe and technically sound at all times; maintain the vehicle(s) in clean condition;
  • Handle local and organizational formalities when involved in an accident; ensure that in this case all organizational and local/country rules, regulations and procedures are followed correctly;
  • Collect and deliver mail, documents, pouches, and other communications / items from and to the country office; go to the post office, airport, government agencies, other UN agencies, institutions, project sites, etc., to take and deliver items and communications; keep records as required;
  • Assist the Country Office in performing simple office duties such as making and answering telephone calls, making photocopies, keeping records, etc.;
  • Brief and train the junior driver in all the above duties and responsibilities;
  • Support corporate initiatives in accordance with the Corporate Environmental Responsibility Strategy to reduce emissions, increase efficiency and integrate sustainability;
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Position in Organization:

  • Position: Senior Driver
  • Job Posting: 28/Dec/2023
  • Closure Date: 17/Jan/2024, 4:29:00 AM
  • Organizational Unit: FRETH
  • Job Type: Staff position
  • Type of Requisition: General Service
  • Grade Level: G-3
  • Primary Location: Ethiopia-Addis Ababa
  • Duration: Fixed-term: 2 years with possibility of extension
  • Post Number: 0132330
  • CCOG Code: 2206d

Minimum Requirements:


  • Secondary school education. Possession of valid driver’s license.


  • Four years of work experience as a driver. Flawless, safe driving record.


  • Working knowledge (proficient – level C) of English.

How to Apply FAO Senior Driver Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.fao.org/careersection/fao_external/jobdetail.ftl?job=2303990

The Closing Date: January 17, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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