1.       BUS DRIVER – Ref-KTTC/BD/02/17

 

The Kenya Technical Trainers College seeks to appoint a suitable candidate to the position of a Senior Driver (Bus Driver)

 

i.         Personal Information

JOB TITLE

JOB GROUP

NO. OF POSTS

DEPARTMENT

BUS DRIVER

H

3

TRANSPORT

Reports to: Transport Officer

ii.       Purpose of the Job:

This position is responsible for driving the college vehicles that will be assigned

iii.     Main Responsibilities of the Job:

a)      driving the assigned vehicle;

b)      carrying out routine checks on the vehicle’s cooling, oil, electrical, type pressure and brake systems, etc;

c)       detecting and reporting malfunctioning of the vehicle systems; maintenance of work ticket(s) for vehicle(s) assigned;

d)      ensuring security and safety of the vehicle on and off the road;

e)      overseeing safety of the passengers and/or goods therein; and

f)        maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle(s).

 

iv.     Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills:

For appointment to this grade, an officer must:

a)      have passed Occupational Trade Test I for drivers;

b)      be in possession of a valid driving license class ABCE;

c)       have demonstrated outstanding professional competence in work performance and results;

d)      Those with mechanic knowledge will have an added advantage.

 

Typical soft skills that would be regularly applied to the job (Attributes):

a)      Communication skills;

b)      Interpersonal skills;

c)       Ability to work under pressure;

d)      Problem solving skills;

e)      Meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya.

 

v.       Experience Required:

Have served as a driver of bus for a minimum of five (5) years preferably in a learning institution.