Chief Driver – 2 Positions

at Machakos County Public Service Board
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Date Posted February 6, 2023
Category Driver
Job Type Full-time
Currency KES


Machakos County, nicknamed ‘Macha,’ was the first capital city of Kenya and is now an administrative county in Kenya. Machakos is made up of eight (8) constituencies including Machakos Town, Mavoko, Masinga, Yatta, Kangundo, Kathiani, Matungulu, and Mwala. Machakos Town is the administrative capital of the County.

 Job Reference No. – MCPSB/12/2022/011

Duties and Responsibilities

  • driving the assigned vehicle
  • carrying out routine checks on the vehicle’s cooling, oil, electrical, tyre pressure and  brake systems, etc.
  • detecting and reporting malfunctioning of the vehicle systems; maintenance of work  ticket(s) for vehicle(s) assigned
  • ensuring security and safety of the vehicle on and off the road
  • overseeing safety of the passengers and/or goods therein; and
  • maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle(s)
  • In addition, the officer may be required to supervise and guide staff in a small  transport unit.

Requirements for Appointment 

For appointment to this grade, an officer must;

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education mean grade D plain or its equivalent  qualification from a recognized Institution;
  • passed Occupational Trade Test I for Drivers;
  • a valid driving license free from any current endorsement(s) for class(es) of  vehicle(s) the officer is required to drive;
  • Defensive Driving Certificate from the Automobile Association (AA) of Kenya or  its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;
  • attended a Refresher Course for drivers lasting not less than one (1) week within  every three (3) years at Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology  (KIHBT) or any other recognized Institution;
  • a valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Kenya Police;
  • attended a First-Aid Certificate Course lasting not less than one (1) week at St. John  Ambulance or Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology (KIHBT) or  any other recognized Institution;

Applying Instructions

Download Application Form: Click Here

Submit your CV, copies of relevant documents and Application addressed to:
The Secretary/CEO,
Machakos County Public Service Board,
P.O BOX 603-90100,

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