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Vacancy Alert: Driver at the EU Delegation to India

03.07.2022 Expired
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VAC/IN/AL/02/2022 | The European Union Delegation to India is looking for: Driver

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We are

The European Union (EU) is an economic and political partnership between 27 European countries. It plays an important role in international affairs through diplomacy, trade, development aid and working with global organisations. Abroad, the EU is represented through more than 140 diplomatic representations, known also as EU Delegations, which have a similar function to those of an embassy.

We offer

We offer a post of Driver. Under this post, the recruited person will be attributed functions depending on the needs of the Delegation. Upon recruitment, the successful candidate will occupy a specific job function as Driver – this job function may be changed in accordance with the needs of the Delegation. Under this job function the successful candidate will serve as technical and support staff to function as a driver under the supervision and responsibility of the relevant head of section within the overall responsibility of the Head of Delegation. Please see the Job Profile

The contract will be an indefinite contract.

Working hours – 09:00 to 17:30 (7.5 hrs/day; 37.5 hrs/week),

Place of employment – New Delhi

Group – V and starting basic salary – INR 29858

We offer a competitive position in an international environment. Benefits, such as provident fund and medical insurance, are offered to employees and their families under certain conditions.

Selection Criteria

Minimum Requirements:

  1. Valid Indian driving license
  2. Medically fit to perform the required duties (mandatory medical check-up prior to recruitment);
  3. Enjoys civil rights and permits for employment under local law;
  4. Good knowledge of English and Hindi; good technical knowledge of vehicles and vehicle maintenance; basic computer knowledge; good oral and written communication skills.
  5. 5 years of relevant working experience as a driver

The following will be considered an asset:

  1. Working experience in an Embassy or international organisation environment
  2. Technical education

How to apply

Please send your application and supporting documents to delegation-india-jobbox@eeas.europa.eu . Please clearly mention the vacancy number and the title of the position in the subject of your mail (VAC/IN/AL/02/2022 – DRIVER). The package should include:

  1. A cover letter,
  2. A detailed CV (The EU Standard format (EuroPass) can be downloaded from the following web page: https://europa.eu/europass/en/create-europass-cv
  1. Pertinent recommendation letters.

 The Delegation will not supply additional information or discuss the selection procedure by telephone: please address any queries concerning this procedure to delegation-india-jobbox@eeas.europa.eu

The procedure

All the applications will be reviewed by a Selection Committee set up for this purpose. The Selection Committee will prepare a short-list of candidates who are considered to be the most suitable for the post on the basis of a preliminary assessment of the information provided in their application letter and the supporting documents. The short-listed candidates will be invited to an assessment phase that may include a written test and an interview based on the result of the test to assess the suitability of the candidates for the post.

The candidates who have not been short-listed will not be contacted individually; however, the Delegation will use the same means of publication as for this Vacancy Notice to inform the remaining candidates once the recruitment procedure has been completed and that a candidate has (or has not) been recruited. 

The Delegation will not supply additional information or discuss the selection procedure by telephone: please address any queries concerning this procedure to delegation-india-jobbox@eeas.europa.eu

The deadline for applications is: 19 July 2022

 

Location
New Delhi
Category
Local Agent
Deadline
How to apply?

Please send your application and supporting documents to delegation-india-jobbox@eeas.europa.eu . Please clearly mention the vacancy number and the title of the position in the subject of your mail (VAC/IN/AL/02/2022 – DRIVER). The package should include:

  1. A cover letter,
  2. A detailed CV (The EU Standard format (EuroPass) can be downloaded from the following web page: https://europa.eu/europass/en/create-europass-cv
  1. Pertinent recommendation letters.

 The Delegation will not supply additional information or discuss the selection procedure by telephone: please address any queries concerning this procedure to delegation-india-jobbox@eeas.europa.eu