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Driver II (AfricaRice) At IITA

Date Posted: 28/Feb/2014
Deadline: 13/Mar/2014

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture seeks suitable candidates for the position of Driver II at the Institute’s Headquarters in Ibadan.


Candidate will among other things perform the following duties:

  • Drive vehicles within and outside Nigeria to convey, IRS, other staff, collaborators and visitors.
  • Record trip details in the vehicle logbook.
  • Liaise with Insurance Officer to ensure that vehicle documents (local and international) are valid and up to date.
  • Carry out routine vehicle maintenance checks
  • Carry out vehicle cleaning and ensure adequate kitting (tools, medical box, and accessories)
  • Liaise with Workshop to ensure prompt servicing of vehicle as at when due.
  • Ensure courteous and prompt attention to passengers’ needs while being conveyed.
  • Ensure due completion of feedback form for each trip completed and return same to Transport Pool Services.
  • Ensure safety of vehicle and passengers property.
  • Perform any other function as may be assigned by the Supervisor.

Qualification and Experience

WASC with valid professional drivers’ licence (Class ‘E’) plus at least five (5) years corporate driving in an international research institute.

The ideal candidate must:

  • Be conversant with Nigerian roads;
  • Posses ability to drive long distance with good eye sight;
  • Be mentally alert and physically fit.
  • Be able to work under pressure and be ready to work on weekends where necessary.
  • Demonstrate ability to speak more than one Nigerian language.


We offer highly competitive salary with equally attractive fringe benefits and excellent working conditions in a pleasant campus environment.

Method of application:

Interested applicants should forward their applications with detailed curriculum vitae saved with their names in Microsoft word format to IITA website no later than Two Weeks from the date of this publication. The application must include the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees which must include either the Head of applicant’s current or previous organization or applicant’s direct Supervisor/Superior officer at work and evidence of current remuneration package.

Please complete our online application form using this link: Apply.

Closing date: 13th March 2014

IITA is an equal opportunity employer and particularly welcomes applications from female candidates


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