Senior Driver
      • Application deadline
        26.04.2018 Active Closed
      • Starting date
      • Type of contract
        Service Contract (SC)
      • Language required
        Fluency in Ukrainian and Russian; knowledge of spoken English is a mandatory requirement
      • Expected duration of assignment
        Six months, 1 June 2018 – 30 November 2018


      Duty Station: EUBAM HQ, Odesa, Ukraine
      Organizational Unit: Procurement and Logistics Unit
      Direct supervisor: National Procurement and Logistics Officer


      General Functions: Under the direct supervision of the National Procurement and Logistics Officer, with overall supervision of the Chief of Administration and in close coordination with the Procurement Assistant, the incumbent contributes to the smooth operation of the European Union Border Assistance Mission (EUBAM) in Moldova. The employee assists in the effective and efficient management of the project through a range of actions, including driving and administrative support management.


      Specific Functions: 

      1. Coordinate transportation issues relevant to the needs of the Mission on the Ukrainian side;
      2. Ensure proper day-to-day maintenance of the assigned vehicles through timely minor repairs, arrangements for other related repairs, timely changes of oil, check of tires, brakes, car washing, etc.;
      3. Perform minor vehicle repairs, plans and arranges for other repairs, replacements, services and maintenance procedures in a way most convenient for the office;
      4. Ensure cost-savings through proper use of vehicles through accurate maintenance of daily vehicle logs, preparation of monthly summary of fuel consumption and report to the National Procurement and Logistics Officer;
      5. In close cooperation with the National Security Officer, take proper steps to reduce potential security threats to EUBAM officials or property within the immediate vicinity of the vehicles and along transport routes;
      6. Provide reliable and safe driving services by:
      • driving Mission vehicles for the transport of EUBAM personnel;
      • delivering / collecting mail, documents, pouches, equipment and other