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28 Jun, 2019
28 Jun, 2019
The International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH) is a United States of America federally-funded program which supports the development of HIV/AIDS care and treatment training initiatives in 25 developing countries acutely impacted by the global AIDS epidemic.
I-TECH is an initiative of the University of Washington Schools of Medicine and Public Health & Community Medicine. Its Central Office is headquartered in Seattle, Washington and it currently supports over ten international offices, including one in Pretoria, South Africa.
I-TECH South Africa Goal: I-TECH South Africa’s goal is to support the South African government in strengthening national health systems to ensure delivery of high quality, sustainable health care services.
Commitment to Diversity:
I-TECH recognises that disparities in health around the globe stem from inequity. I-TECH South Africa encourages and supports the multiple identities of staff, faculty and students including, but not limited to, socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity, language, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, culture, spiritual practice, geography, mental and physical disability and age. I-TECH strives to become a local, national, and international leader in developing and maintaining increased representation and recognition of each of these dimensions of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.
Job Title: Driver/Messenger X2
Position Ref : DM 003
Position Duration: Fixed Term Contract (July 2019 – 29 September 2019)
Location: Seconded to the Regional Training Centres in the Western Cape with appointments one in the following districts (Northern and Tygerberg sub district, Western and Southern sub district, Mitchells Plain and Klipfontein sub district, Eastern and Khayalitsha sub district)
With support and guidance from the Logistics Officer, the Driver/Messenger fulfills a supportive role in meeting the overall transport and messenger needs in line with program service delivery activities on the I-TECH South Africa program. Compliance with relevant transport and driving rules and regulations of the South African government, and the I-TECH South Africa program should be observed at all times in support of ensuring the safety and security of I-TECH staff, visitors, and passengers.
Transport and Messenger Support Services – 80%
Repairs and Maintenance – 10%
Policy and Procedures – 5%
Other – 5%
Conditions of Employment: This position is based in Western Cape, South Africa. Candidate must be available and willing to travel within South Africa up to 80% of the time. Complex deliverables on short timelines may require work in excess of allocable time.
Applicants are required to quote the relevant Position Title and sub-district reference mentioned above when submitting their CV’s and cover letter via email to [email protected]
Application Deadline: Friday, 5 July, 2019