Job vacancy - driver
The French Agency development is recruiting, as soon as possible, a driver
AFD is France’s inclusive public development bank. We commit financing and technical assistance to projects that genuinely improve everyday life, both in developing and emerging countries and in the French overseas provinces.
In keeping with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, AFD works in many sectors — energy, healthcare, biodiversity, water, digital technology, professional training, among others — to assist with transitions towards a safer, more equitable, and more sustainable world : a world in common.
Through a network of 85 field offices, we currently finance, monitor, and assist more than 2,500 development projects in 108 countries.
AFD is working in Palestine since almost 20 years under the French Consulate organization umbrella. Today, 11 staff member are working in the Jerusalem agency, 4 expatriates and 7 national staff (among them, one driver).
The agency is recruiting an additional part time driver.
The AFD engages from many years in a proactive policy to integrate and maintain the employment of handicaps.
Position Driver / correspondent
Location 7 Nablus road – Sheikh Jarrah – Jerusalem
Main Responsibilities of the position :
The driver will transport the agency’s agents or the missionaries from the AFD headquarters (or VIP or anyone appointed by the director).
He will transport in West Bank, Gaza, Jerusalem and Israel. The driver must respect the traffic signs, the security rules and the vigilance in his driving.
He will do the shopping for the benefit of the agency.
Ensure the perfect maintenance (interior and exterior) of the vehicles :
Reparation and preventive maintenance
Interior and exterior cleaning
Refueling the cars
Hold the supervision of the administrative and technical books for every vehicle, and the supervision of the fuel consumption of every vehicle.
Manage the administrative part for the vehicles (insurance, technical test etc.)
Knowledge and required skills
Holder of an Israeli driving license : B + C1 degrees
Ability to drive normal and heavy cars (> 4 tons) in Israel, West Bank and Gaza.
Basic knowledge of the vehicle mechanical
First- aid basic knowledge
Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment
Professional skills and behaviors
Flexible and careful driving, respecting the security instructions.
Availability and flexibility
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Utmost discretion, patience and excellent presentation
Job specific conditions :
May be required to work for extra days and overtime hours.
The agency is currently composed of 11 agents.
The driver will work under the authority of the director of the agency or any person designated by him.
He will work in close relation with the director’s assistant or any person acting as temporary employee.
Secondary school diploma
Minimum 10 years of experience as a driver
Holder of an Israeli driving license : B + C1
Languages : English, Arabic and Hebrew. French is a plus
Clear judicial antecedent.
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If you are interested, please transmit a detailed CV before 4th of November 2018
To the attention of : Ms. Catherine BONNAUD – Country Director
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org