Under the direct supervision of the General Services Assistant/Motor Pool Coordinator, the Driver is primarily responsible for transporting PC staff, cargo, Volunteers and Trainees (V/Ts) and other personnel on official PC business throughout Mozambique (and internationally, as necessary). The driver is also expected to perform a variety of support activities including routine, basic maintenance on PC vehicles, maintain service records, mileage and fuel logs, run official errands, pick-up and delivery of mail, packages and supplies; moving of equipment and furnishings required on occasion for Peace Corps Mozambique property management.
Due to the myriad of duties required, the incumbent will need an inborn sense of prioritization and organization and can reasonable expect to work some evenings, holiday, and weekend hours.
This is a full-time position based in Maputo.
To the extent Contractor is allowed to operate a US government owned, leased, or rented vehicle (GOV) to perform their job duties, the Contractor must operate that vehicle safely at all times and only operate it for official business purposes as defined in 31 USC 1334.
Contractor is encouraged to refrain from texting or from engaging in any behavior that distracts attention from driving safely at any time. Except in an emergency situation, Contractor shall not text message (i) when driving a GOV; (ii) when driving a privately-owned vehicle (POV) while on official government business; or (iii) while using electronic equipment supplied by the government while driving any vehicle (even during off-duty hours).
TDY: The Contractor is subject to worldwide availability and may be requested by the Peace Corps to be reassigned or transferred permanently to another Peace Corps Post/Headquarters or perform temporary duties (TDY) as required and to travel to other assignments within Peace Corps’ as assigned. Any such reassignment or transfer shall be subject to agreement of the Contractor. The Statement of Work as defined will remain the same; however the duties may be subject to change as determined by the Contracting Officer.
Interested candidates for this position must send the following documents to MZ-Jobs@peacecorps.gov.