Driver. Needed at the Desmond Tutu Health Foundation

Reference: DTHF-C005
Salary: ZAR/month
Job Location: South Africa — Amatole District — East London
Job Type: Contract
Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2024
Closing Date: 31 Jan 2024 23:5

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Position: Driver

Contract Type: Fixed-Term (Ending 28 February 2026)

Location: East London

About Us: The Desmond Tutu Health Foundation (DTHF) is a registered non-profit organization dedicated to excellence in research, treatment, training, and prevention of HIV and related infections in Southern Africa. We are offering exciting job opportunities for talented individuals who want to contribute to our mission. If you’re ready to realize your full potential, consider joining us in shaping the exciting future of the Desmond Tutu Health Foundation.

Driver. Minimum Requirements:

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • 1-2 years’ driving experience
  • Valid Driver’s license Code 10 with Valid PDP License
  • Experience in routine maintenance on small/medium commercial vehicles
  • Client-focused with strict confidentiality
  • MS Office proficiency
  • Team-oriented
  • No traffic violations or offenses
  • Diligent attention to safety
  • Good time management
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to travel and work irregular hours, including weekends


  • Dangerous goods certificate
  • Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Certificate
  • HIV Counseling and Testing Certificate (HCT) – Highly Advantageous
  • Certificate of competence: Rapid Finger-Prick testing – Highly Advantageous
  • Experience in Community-Based research-Projects


  • Drive the Mobile Clinic truck daily to pre-arranged sites
  • Oversee arrival and departure procedures, pack and unpack equipment
  • Register clients accessing Mobile services
  • Maintain Mobile Clinic Project equipment
  • Perform technical maintenance on Mobile Clinic Project vehicles
  • Operate and maintain the biometric client registration system
  • Capture and file project documents as required
  • Plan logistics to ensure project vehicles undergo routine and annual services
  • Arrange generator servicing according to the required schedule
  • Perform admin and related duties as required

Driver. Values Fit:

Passion, Innovation, Progress, Integrity, Respect, Excellence

Application Submission:

Submit your CV, motivation letter with a certified copy of the highest qualification, and details of three (3) current contactable referees in a single PDF file by 31 January 2024.

(Reference number: DTHF-C005)

Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. We are committed to equity in our employment practices and reserve the right not to appoint if no suitable candidates are identified.

Authorization: By applying for this position, you authorize DTHF to process your personal information by its internal operational requirements. Personal information will be processed in line with the Protection of Personal Information Act and may be transferred to third parties for verification purposes.

If you have not heard from us within four weeks after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. Desmond Tutu Health Foundation is a child-friendly organization committed to the protection of children.

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