Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Transport Officer Career Opportunity at USAID in Tanzania

Job Title; Transport Officer

Employer: USAID

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th May 2014

Job Description:


Review all staff travel advance requests for travel requirements
Determine the routing of all vehicles to ensure the travel requirements are met for staff, if a project vehicle is unavailable request a car hire or airfare according to the procedures
Manage the overall maintenance and repair of all vehicles
Review Fleet Management reports for fuel usage, driver behavior, and other possible issues Provide regular reports to the Deputy Chief of Party on the driver behavior and any other issues that arise
Manage the flow of communication regarding the vehicles
Work closely with the Office Managers and Regional Focal People on the management of the vehicles Supervise 18 drivers, based in 3 field offices and Dar es Salaam
Other duties as assigned


Bachelors degree in relevant area, Masters degree preferred At least 3 years relevant experience
Knowledge of'the driving routes in Dodoma, Morogoro, and Manyara Regions Valid Tanzanian Drivers License

Key Competencies:

Strong communication skills Problem identification and solving
Easily works in a team environment as well as individually Ability to work under pressure
Willing to take on difficult tasks and ensure they are done efficiently and accurately Fluent in written and spoken Swahili and English
Must be a Tanzanian citizen

How to Apply:

All applications must be received online at