Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Professional Driver at SMART CODES Company

Job description
Position:  Corporate Driver
Location:  Dar es Salaam
Reporting to: CEO, Smart Codes

Summary of Position
To drive Management team on a daily basis, trips dependant on his daily schedule. While strictly observing local laws and Smart Codes policies and regulations related to the use of the Smart Codes vehicles. To facilitate planned maintenance, routine services and minor repairs to the vehicle assigned to.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To manage and drive Smart Codes vehicles to which s/he is assigned to in accordance to local laws and Smart Codes policy relative to the use of the Smart Codes vehicles and as specified by supervisor;
  • To inspect the vehicle before and after a journey to ensure that it is in good condition in order to minimize wear and tear of the vehicle;
  • To timely prepare and submit vehicle performance reports;
  • To ensure those vehicle movements are recorded in the vehicle log-sheets and that the vehicle is used for authorized purposes only;
  • To perform maintenance and minor repairs of the Smart Codes vehicles;
  • Maintain drivability of vehicles, and supplies of all essential equipment of the vehicle;
  • To identify vehicle faults, promptly report to the supervisor and advise on appropriate repairs and services as necessary;
  • Schedule regular vehicle inspection and servicing strictly according to manufacturer’s recommendations or better;
  • Interact with visitors in a manner that is representative of Smart Codes;
  • To carry out any other office activities as assigned by supervisor including errands to the banks, the airport, the post office, etc  


  • Secondary school education
  • Advanced Driver’s Certificate Grade Two from the National Institute of Transport (NIT) or Vocational Education Training Authority (VETA)
  • Advanced Driver’s Certificate Grade One from the National Institute of Transport (NIT) or Vocational Education Training Authority (VETA) as an added advantage
  • Certificate of Motor Vehicle Mechanics Grade II as an added advantage
  • Valid and accident-free Class C Tanzania Driver’s License
  • At least three years work experience in vehicle driving and mechanics for other Executives.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Full Time