J&J Transport is looking for an Assistant Driver Instructor

Assistant Driver Instructor

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Assistant Driver Instructor

  • Post Date:May 12, 2021
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  • Career Level Assistant
    Qualification Certificate
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Transportation
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of Assistant Driver Instructor that has arisen at J&J Transport Harare.
The Assistant Driver Instructor provide support in handling the day to day driver training needs of J&J Transport Zimbabwe, and assist other J&J Transport companies when required.

Scope of Responsibilities

The scope of responsibilities of the Assistant Driver Instructor covers but not limited to providing support on driver training activities of J&J Transport Zimbabwe, driver recruitment, training and development, inspection of trucks and equipment, accidents and breakdowns and driver discipline.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Assist in administering theory test for drivers.;
  • Assist in road testing drivers for driving competence;
  • Assist in identifying driver training needs;
  • Assist in developing training materials and aids relevant to address the identified needs;
  • Assist in administering training to help meet the needs identified;
  • Ensuring that drivers have valid documentations at all time;
  • Inspecting trucks, trailers and equipment when they are in the depot to ensure that there is no abuse from drivers;
  • Recommending driver/truck allocations to the Driver Controller/ Instructor and/ Operations Manager and/ his Deputy;
  • Liaise with workshop management where necessary to prevent and or reduce avoidable break downs;
  • Assist in conducting consumption tests for trucks with fuel shortages.
  • Attending to accidents and breakdowns in order to ascertain causes of same as required;
  • Ensure compliance with HSES policies and procedures.
  • Recommending disciplinary action against any poor performing or behaving drivers
  • Contribute for the continuous development of internal systems to benefit and reduce down time;

Competences and Aptitudes

  • Pro-active management style with initiative, dynamism and assertiveness approach
  • Good communication skills;
  • Results orientated with delivery capabilities
  • Good analytical skills;

Hard Skills – Background / Technical Competences

  • Academic Background : 5 ‘O’ Levels including English and Maths: Valid Driver Instructor Certificate
  • Experience required (minimum/maximum): 2-5 years in a similar position;
  • Age (minimum / maximum): 30-45;

Interested candidates who meet the job requirements should e-mail their CVs to [email protected] with the heading “ASSISTANT DRIVER INSTRUCTOR” not later than 14 May 2021.