Truck Driver at Standard Group

Job Description


The Standard group comprises The Standard newspapers, The Nairobian, KTN, KTN News, Radio Maisha, Standard Digital and Think Outdoor Services. The Group is looking for a qualified, experienced and self- motivated individual to fill the position of Occupational Safety and Health Officer.

Reporting to Transport Supervisor


The purpose of this role is to provide reliable Truck driving services by using assigned transport means for the transport of authorized goods, documents, mail and other items

Key Accountabilities

Maintain all safety and security measures to all vehicles.

On a daily basis, check level of motor oil, water, tyre pressure, battery water and brakes to ensure that all are in working order on a daily basis.

Ensure that the assigned vehicle insurance policy is valid and observe proper procedure for insurance claims are followed in the event of an


Ensure that vehicle keys and documents are kept in a secure place when the vehicle is not in use

Following route and time schedules.

Loading, unloading, preparing, inspecting and operating delivery vehicles.

Getting feedback on services provided and resolving clients’ complaints.

Informing management on new products and services that are relevant to the Group’s interests.

Completing logs and reports.

Any other lawful duties as assigned by your supervisor


Academic and Professional Qualifications

KCSE D (Plain)

Certificate in a relevant field from a recognized

institution will be an added advantage


3 years’ relevant experience

Valid driving license of class BCE.

Class CED or commercial driver license.

Class A will be an added advantage


Good command of English both oral and written.

Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.

Good planning and coordination skills, with the ability to organize a substantial workload comprised of complex and diverse tasks.

Strong self-starter, able to take initiative andadapt to changing circumstances and priorities.

Ability to remain flexible in a dynamic environment and work well in the team

Ability to take direct instruction

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