Job Vacancy; Driver Needed

Job description of a Driver

Job title: Driver/Mechanic

Organisation: Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF)

Category: Non-Profit Ogranisation

Location/City: Buea, SWR-Cameroon

Responsible to: Head of Technical services Division

Number of positions: one (1)

Deadline: open until filled


The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) is a Cameroonian non-profit organization founded in 1999. It is the leading National Conservation Organisation in Cameroon.

ERuDeF’s mission is dedicated to the conservation of biodiversity and protection of fragile environments through research, training, education and community engagement. She seeks to “save Rainforests, Conserve species, impact lives”.

ERuDeF is a highly intensive, academic and professional organisation with a very strong drive for excellence and multi-tasking.

Purpose of the role:

Responsible for the cleaning, maintenance and transportation of staffs, partners, equipments and volunteers of the Organisation

Key responsibilities:

Within the perspective of this position, you shall be responsible for

  • the proper cleaning and maintenance of the organisation’s vehicles
  • provide weekly and monthly report on the state of the vehicle under your custody
  • drive project teams and partners to field sites; immediately report all faults noticed in the vehicle you are in charge of
  • any other tasks assigned by management

Skills required:

  • Organisation and management skills
  • Leadership and entrepreneur skills
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Attention to details

Desired behaviours

  • Drive for results
  • Task completion; reliable, committed to completing tasks
  • Resilience; persistent, respectful, positive and self-resilient
  • Accountable; drives outcomes by taking personal responsibility
  • Working together with other, relate to people, engages and builds relationships

Required qualification and working experience:

  • First School Living Certificate, but higher qualifications are preferable
  • Two years of continues work experience in an organisation
  • Relevant knowledge in a project management environment

How to apply:Application files consisting of:

  1. A C.V.
  2. Referee statements
  3. Copies of relevant Certificates
  4. An attestation of work experience and
  5. A motivation letter

All applications should be addressed to the Director of Administration and Human Resources ERuDeF P. O. Box 189 Buea, South West Cameroon or by e-mail to:

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