Company: GOGO Electric
Location: Greater Kampala
Job Type: Full-Time
About the Company:
BODAWERK International Ltd. is a Ugandan social innovations company that has developed an intelligent energy storage system for productive use.
We assemble Lithium-ion batteries and are committed to advancing environmentally friendly transportation and lowering carbon emissions through our battery swap station technology. The goal of our company is to make electric motorbikes a practical and affordable mode of transportation for everyone.
The Driver will be responsible for safely and efficiently operating company vehicles, both manual and automatic transmission, and transporting company personnel, goods, and equipment to various destinations. This role requires strong driving skills with a strong focus on defensive driving techniques, attention to detail, and a commitment to safe and reliable delivery operations
1. Passenger Transportation:
● Safely transport company employees and guests to and from designated locations, ensuring their comfort and safety throughout the journey.
2. Delivery Operations:
● Safely operate the company’s vehicles to transport items, which may include electric bike components, batteries, or other e-mobility-related materials.
● Ensure all items are securely loaded and unloaded at the designated swap stations.
● Adhere to all traffic rules, safety guidelines, and EV operational protocols.
3. Logistics and Distribution Support:
● Maintain clear communication with the logistics team regarding delivery schedules, route changes, and potential delays.
● Collaborating with the logistics and distribution teams to plan delivery routes, coordinate schedules, and ensure the timely and efficient transport of items to swap stations.
4. Vehicle Maintenance:
● Perform regular maintenance checks on the company’s vehicles, including checking fuel levels, tire pressure, and overall vehicle condition.
● Report any mechanical issues or maintenance needs promptly to the appropriate department.
● Communicating with the maintenance department to report any issues with the company’s vehicles and ensure the vehicles are in optimal working condition.
5. Record Keeping:
● Maintain accurate delivery records, including items delivered, quantities, and timestamps.
● Ensure all necessary paperwork is completed for each delivery.
6. Customer Service:
● Provide courteous and professional service when interacting with swap station personnel.
● Address any questions or concerns from station staff related to the delivered items.
7. Safety and Compliance:
● Operate company vehicles, including both manual and automatic transmissions, in a safe and responsible manner, adhering to traffic laws and regulations.
● Utilise defensive driving techniques to minimise the risk of accidents and respond effectively to potential hazards on the road.
● Comply with safety regulations, including wearing appropriate safety gear and following safety procedures.
● Adhere to company policies and procedures, including those related to environmental sustainability.
The Ideal Candidate:
● High school diploma or equivalent; additional relevant certifications are a plus.
● Completion of a defensive driving course or equivalent training
● Knowledge of e-mobility industry practices, including knowledge of E-Motorcycles and
● Strong knowledge of traffic rules and safety regulations.
● Physical fitness and stamina for manual handling of items.
● Excellent time management and organisational skills.
● Effective communication abilities for coordination with the logistics and distribution teams and swap station personnel.
● Competitive salary
● Opportunities for growth and advancement within the company with a dynamic and
● supportive work environment
● Training and development opportunities
● Paid time off
● Medical Insurance
We are looking for someone passionate about sustainability and technology who’s looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity. If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
Bodawerk offers a fun, supportive work environment and opportunities for continued professional growth within a fast-growing global enterprise. It is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, HIV/AIDS, disability, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.