Warehouse Driver Job, Current Driver Jobs In Kenya,

Job title:Warehouse Driver

Job Location:Nairobi

Type of Contract: Permanent

Job Description

To provide support to the warehousing operations with specific responsibilities of transporting orders over designated routes; ensuring safe operation of vehicles; loading and unloading orders.

Responsibilities 

1.1 Delivery Management

  • Deliver orders to assigned clients on a scheduled regular route, on time and as per schedule.
  • Load and unload delivery trucks for the purpose of receiving client goods and/or filling orders for transport.
  • Gather feedback on provided services and resolve clients’ complaints.
  • Interact with clients in a manner that encourages repeat business.

1.2 Driving

  • Drive vehicles (e.g. truck, pick up, forklift) for the purpose of transporting orders and materials to designated sites.
  • Drive safely and courteously.
  • Perform daily delivery vehicle inspection.
  • Operate material handling equipment with proper training.
  • Accurately pick client orders and ensure it’s packed in a manner that avoids damage.
  • Operate powered vehicle (forklifts, pallet jacks, order pickers etc.) in a safe manner.
  • Staff transport in the morning and evening.

1.3 Vehicle Maintenance

  • Ensure the company trucks and pick up are well maintained (e.g.checking fluid levels, fueling, cleaning etc.) for the purpose of ensuring safe operation of vehicle.
  • Ensure minor repairs are done and ensure cleanliness of the vehicle is maintained.
  • Ensure appropriate steps are taken in case of involvement in an accident or any other traffic related offences/incidents.
  • Performs minor maintenance tasks on assigned vehicle(s) as required.
  • Ensure the vehicles are well serviced and in good condition to perform duties satisfactorily.
  • Maintain regular checks on the vehicles and report malfunctions as soon as possible to the Senior Logistics and Warehouse Manager

1.4 Warehouse Department Support

  • Assist in general housekeeping of warehouse and display area.
  • Support in all functions within the scope of the warehouse for the purpose of providing warehousing operations.
  • Follow warehouse regulations and safety standard.

1.5 Recording Keeping

  • Maintain records by logging all trips, daily mileage, oil changes, greasing for the purpose of documenting activities and providing reliable information.
  • Maintain accurate, up-to-date records on vehicle maintenance, fuel purchases, incident reports, accident reports, vehicle condition reports and other records that are requested.

Qualifications

  • Diploma /Secondary School Education Certificate.
  • Forklift Truck Certification and License.
  • BCE Driving License.
  • PSV license a must.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience.
  • Excellent in both written and oral communication
  • Excellent Organizational Skills.
  • Attention/Keen to detail.
  • Excellent knowledge Nairobi and It’s environ roads as well as Knowledge of the Highway Code.
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills.

How to apply

Interested candidates are invited to strictly email their cover letter and CV with the subject,Driver to [email protected] by 26th July, 2020.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.