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Digicel Building, 14 Ocean, Boulevard 9th Floor, Kingston
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19 September, 2023
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OrganisationMinistry of Finance & The Public ServiceReferenceVAC-46464Contract TypeFull-TimeIndustriesProcurement, Logistics & Supply ChainLocationKingstonSalary & Benefits$24,467 to $32,905 per weekDate Posted17/09/2023Expiry Date04/10/2023Under the general direction of the Transport Manager, the Driver is responsible to provide pickup and delivery services in a timely and efficient manner following standard procedures and safety requirements of the Ministry.


Key Responsibilities:

Technical/Professional Responsibilities 

  • Drive vehicle to transport personnel to/from office meetings, seminars, workshops and functions and collects and, furniture and delivers mail, equipment. 
  • Pick-up, handle and deliver time-sensitive documents and packages in a safe and punctual manner considering traffic patterns, alternative routes if necessary, traffic regulations and driving conditions; 
  • Perform all pick-ups and deliveries and accurately process materials within established time frames according to business necessity;
  • Ensure all delivery material received is safely delivered to correct consignee; 
  • Transport staff in a safe and efficient manner in a professionalism and courteous manner; 
  • Maintain knowledge of vehicle operating systems; 
  • Maintain and safely operate assigned vehicle per MoFP operating procedures and work methods; 
  • Maintain clean and organized vehicle, perform pre- and post-trip and safety checks; 
  • Participates in the unloading of goods and equipment and passengers from vehicles; 
  • Participates in the setting up of equipment where necessary or as required; 
  • Reports all major or minor accidents involving the vehicles;
  • Ensures all documentation as it relates to operating a vehicle on Jamaican roads are present in the vehicle and up to date; 
  • Participates in disaster response programmes proposed by assisting with the preparedness of emergency facilitates and transporting staff members and equipment; 


Required Competencies

  • Competent driving skills 
  • Ability to effect minor repairs to vehicle. 
  • Problem Solving & Analysis – Good problem solving skills 
  • Integrity & Ethics – Demonstrate high integrity and ethics
  • Interpersonal Skills – Demonstrate good interpersonal skills
  • Quality of Output – Demonstrate consistently high quality output
  • Job Attitude- Demonstrate a positive job attitude 
  • Quality of Output - Deliver output of a consistently high quality
  • Teamwork - Be a team player 
  • Compliance - Be compliant with policies and procedures
  • Communication - Possess good written and oral interpersonal skills
  • Job Knowledge – Thorough job knowledge 



  • Two (2) CXC subjects to include English language; 
  • Five (5) years continuous accident free operation of a vehicle


Special Conditions Associated with the Job

  • Must possess a valid General Driver?s license? 
  • Required to work extended hours, weekends and on public holidays



We thank all applicants for the interest expressed; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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19 Dec, 2023 (80 days left)

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