Job Title: Driver with Vehicle
Location: Sinuni, Sinjar, Iraq
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline: September 30, 2023 

Application Closed: Due to the high volume of applications received, we have closed the application process. Thank you to all who applied for this position. We will be reviewing the received applications and will contact shortlisted candidates for further steps in the selection process.

Job Summary: The local driver will work throughout the project period to transport Doctors of Peace (DOP) employees, equipment, and materials to/from the office in Sinuni to/from the work site. The driver is responsible for ensuring the safety of employees and equipment during transportation. The driver plays a crucial role in the project, so they should provide safe and smooth transportation in accordance with local traffic laws and regulations. Responsibilities: • Safely operate and maintain the vehicle within the safety levels allowed by the local traffic police. • Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle both inside and outside. • Provide local transportation for employees, guests, partners, ensuring their safety and comfort. • Transport equipment, supplies, and materials to and from work sites. • Safely handle equipment and tools by ensuring secure storage during transportation. • Perform routine checks and maintenance on the assigned vehicle, such as checking engine oil, fuel, and water. • The driver is responsible for vehicle maintenance costs and timely refueling. • Comply with Doctors of Peace safety procedures and code of conduct. • Report any security concerns and incidents immediately to the direct supervisor. • Adhere to safety procedures. • Assist in unloading cargo. Qualifications: • The vehicle should be a pickup truck and not less than the year 2018. • A valid (general) driver's license from the Iraqi government or the Kurdistan Regional Government. • Fluent in Kurmanji language is required, and any additional language is considered an advantage. • A high school diploma would be a plus. • Proven experience as a driver in humanitarian organizations for at least two years. • Ability to work independently and as part of a team. • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively. • Flexibility to work outside of regular hours as needed. Application Process: Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their CVs to by September 21, 2023 (Kindly be advised that the application process will be concluded upon reaching the requisite number of CV submissions.). Please include "Driver-Sinuni" in the email subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. DOP is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.