Drivers/Operators – West Demerara & Garden of Eden

Closing Date August 31, 2021 closed

Job Description/Key Resonsibilities

G.P.L Inc. invites applications from interested candidates with the requisite qualifications and experience to fill the vacant position of Driver/Operators Transmission and Distribution Department at the following Locations:


 Under the general supervision of the Transmission & Distribution Engineer, the incumbents will be responsible for driving and operating the company’s vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.

Key Responsibility Areas: 

  •  Drive the company’s vehicle and keep a record of mileage
  • Carry out routine checks on vehicle to ensure normal water and oil levels and correct tire pressure.
  • Report promptly to the Network Superintendent any noticeable defects and take proper care of vehicle.
  • Maintains contact with supervisor to receive instructions or be dispatched to a new location.
  • Keeps record of materials and products transported.
  • Position blocks and ties rope around items to secure for transport.
  • Operates equipment on vehicle to load or unload materials.
  • Carry out all transportation runs that are authorized by functional supervisors.
  • Drive the company’s vehicle in a safe and careful manner, taking due regard for all Traffic Laws.
  • Keep the vehicle (inner and outer) in a clean and tidy manner.
  • Report all incidents and accidents immediately and submit a written report within twenty-four (24) hours of the occurrence.
  • Maintain defensive driving
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned to you within the scope of your employment, from an Authorized Officer.


  •  Ability to drive a multi-passenger vehicle safely and appropriately.
  • Ability to read and interpret road signs
  • Ability to perform minor vehicle repairs
  • Ability to prepare concise and accurate records and reports
  • Extensive knowledge of the operations and features of the vehicle.
  • Ability to recognize vehicle maintenance needs.



Required Qualifications and Experience

  1. Sound Secondary education plus be the holder of a valid driver’s license (all categories) with four (4) years experience as a driver/Operator, also must possess and maintain a safe driving record.

How to Apply

Applications should reach the Human Resources Services Manager, Guyana Power & Light Inc. 257/259 Middle Street, Georgetown not later than August 31, 2021.