Driver II at Judiciary of Kenya

Job Description

The Judiciary is one of the three State organs established under Chapter 10, Article 159 of the Constitution of Kenya. It establishes the Judiciary as an independent custodian of justice in Kenya. Its primary role is to exercise judicial authority given to it, by the people of Kenya. The institution is mandated to deliver justice in line with the Constitution and other laws. It is expected to resolve disputes in a just manner with a view to protecting the rights and liberties of all, thereby facilitating the attainment of the ideal rule of law. The Judiciary and its related institutions (Judicial Service Commission (JSC), Kenya Law; previously National Council for Law Reporting (NCLR), Tribunals and the Judiciary Training Institute (JTI) perform the following functions; 1. Administration of justice 2. Formulation and implementation of judicial policies 3. Compilation and dissemination of case law and other legal information for the effective administration of justice

Job Requirements

Academic and Professional Qualifications

For appointment to this grade, the applicant must: –

  1. A Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade D (Plain) or its equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
  2. A valid driving license for classes B, C & E;
  3. A First Aid Certificate course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. Johns Ambulance, Kenya Institute of Highways and Building Technology (KIHBT) or any other equivalent institution;
  4. Passed the suitability test for Drivers Grade III;
  5. A valid Certificate of Good Conduct;
  6. Proficiency in computer applications;
  7. A Certificate in Defensive Driving will be an added advantage; and
  8. Meet the Requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.


  1. Have minimum progressive accident-free driving experience of five (5) years

Job Core Competencies

  1. Ability to carry-out basic level vehicle maintenance;
  2. Must be sober, observe body hygiene, courteous, honest and of high integrity;
  3. Good communication skills and ability to communicate in English & Kiswahili;
  4. Ability to work with minimum supervision and make rational decisions;
  5. Ability to read maps effectively for directions and
  6. Good time management skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Driving the vehicles as authorized;
  2. Carrying out routine checks on the vehicle’s cooling and oil systems, electrical system, tyre pressure and brakes;
  3. Detecting and reporting malfunctioning of vehicle systems;
  4. Proper maintenance of work tickets for vehicles assigned to the driver;
  5. Ensuring security and safety of the vehicle on and off the road;
  6. Ensuring safety of the passengers and or goods therein
  7. Maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle.

How to Apply

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Closing Date : 29 October. 2021

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