Driver Afghanistan Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Activity (AMELA) Kabul, Afghanistan

  • Posted on 29 August 2019

Job Description


Afghanistan Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Activity (AMELA)

Kabul, Afghanistan

Project Summary:

The purpose of AMELA is to provide monitoring, evaluation, and learning support services/assistance to strengthen the implementation of USAID development programs in Afghanistan, and to build the technical M&E knowledge and skills of USAID/Afghanistan Mission staff and stakeholders. The services provided under AMELA will contribute to supporting USAID/Afghanistan as an effective development organization with strong learning and adaptive management processes.

**Please note: Only Afghan citizens are eligible for this position**

Position Summary:

The driver will drive the AMELA soft skin vehicle to deliver persons and goods as required. S/he will also be responsible for the vehicles maintenance and safety, and for keeping the vehicle fueled and cleaned.

Estimated Level of Effort: Full time

NTA Scale: Grade E, Steps 1-5


  • Provide transportation for AMELA staff when required;

  • Drive in a safe and courteous manner observing speed limits and road rules;

  • Ensure the vehicle is kept clean and in a safe and roadworthy condition;

  • Conduct daily inspections of the vehicle to ensure the vehicles cleanliness, safety, and condition;

  • Ensure that all passengers follow AMELA and USAID vehicle policy and procedures, including, but not limited to: seat belts on, doors locked, and windows up;

  • Maintain the vehicle logbook showing details of all trips taken;

  • Ensure maintenance of safe fuel and oil levels;

  • Check the vehicles radiator water level daily;

  • Ensure that the vehicle always has a fully stocked tool kit and first aid kit onboard;

  • Ensure that a spare tire, jack, and tire change equipment are always in good condition and onboard the vehicle;

  • Check the water level in the window washing dispenser daily;

  • Check the tire pressure on all 5 tires weekly;

  • Check the heating/air conditioning system weekly;

  • Clean the vehicle inside and out daily;

  • Help passengers to carry any items to and from the vehicle;

  • Additional relevant duties as prescribed by AMELA management.


  • At least 6-years primary education, high school graduates preferred;

  • At least two years previous experience working with and international organization or NGO;

  • Pashto and Dari required, English desirable;

  • Good organizational skills and willingness to work;

  • Capable of working in multi-national/cultural environment;

  • Possession of a current Drivers License.

Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.

About the Organization

Company Profile:

MSI, a Tetra Tech Company, is a Washington, D.C. metro area international development firm with a 35-year history of delivering development results across the world. Our core expertise is in the fields of monitoring and evaluation (M&E), institutional development, public sector management, governance and anti-corruption. MSI has implemented projects in 90 countries around the world such as Jordan, Kenya, Indonesia, Syria, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Ukraine, Colombia and Mexico. As one of the leading companies in our field, MSI has partnered with organizations across all sectors of international development to support clients ranging from large bilateral and multilateral donors such as USAID, the World Bank and the United Nations Development Program to national and local governments, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), think tanks, foundations and universities. For more information on MSI, please visit our website at

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