9+ Driver Job Vacancy at LATRA
The Land Transport Regulatory Authority (LATRA) invite the general public to apply 10 Driver job vacancy. Important details about these job post continue reading this post.
First all you need to know a little bit about LATRA. The Land Transport Regulatory Authority (LATRA) is a Government Regulatory Authority established by the Act of Parliament No. 3 of 2019. The Act repelled the act of the former regulator, Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA). The Authority is set to regulate the land transport sectors particularly, transportation of goods and passengers (commuter buses, intercity buses, goods carrying vehicles, taxis, motorcycles and try cycles), railways and cable transport. LATRA has its Head Office in Dar es Salaam and has regional offices in all twenty-six (26) regions of Mainland Tanzania.
Transport is an indispensable service and a vital determinant of the level of development in any society. Advancement in transportation reflects changes in the way of living, civilizations and economic development.
In this era, the application of advanced technologies revolutionizes various sectors, transport included, LATRA facilitates application of such technologies as a solution to challenges in the transport sector. This is done through the involvement of stakeholders, public and private partners. One of the notable successes is the Vehicle Tracking System (VTS). The system has been in operation for three years and has demonstrated remarkable results in saving lives and properties. LATRA shall continue to spearhead the use of technology to address transportation challenges.
Post – Driver II 9 Post
Employer: Land Transport Regulatory Authority (LATRA)
Application Timeline: 2022-07-26 2022-08-08
Renumeration: Attractive Renumeration Package
Duties and responsibilities
i.To Drive LATRA’s vehicles to approved destinations and in accordance with traffic regulations;
ii.To be responsible for safe-keeping of the vehicle and tools entrusted on him/her;
iii.To maintain cleanliness of the vehicle and tools;
iv.To report promptly any defect or problems detected in the vehicle;
v.To perform messengerial duties such as dispatching documents/letters and collecting mails,
vi.To carry out diagnoses of minor problems requiring immediate repair.
vii. To perform other related duties as may be assigned by supervisor.
Experience and qualifications
- Holder of Secondary School Education Certificate/Advanced Secondary School Education Certificate with valid Driving License Class C or E and Basic Driving Course plus driving experience of at least one (1) year without causing accidents. Possession of Trade Test Grade II/Level II in Motor Vehicle Maintenance/Mechanics is an added advantage.