• Driving an ambulance to transport sick, injured, or convalescent persons;
  • Assisting ambulance attendant to place patients on stretcher and loads stretcher into ambulance;
  • Taking sick or injured persons to hospital, or convalescents to destination;
  • Administering first aid as required;
  • Carrying out routine checks on the vehicle’s cooling, oil, electrical and brake systems, tyre pressure, etc.
  • Detecting and reporting malfunctioning of vehicle systems;
  • Maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle/Ambulance;
  • Manage routes and routines so they proceed in the most efficient way possible
  • Making sure that company’s vehicles are correctly placed and secure
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Ensuring the ambulance is ready and is positioned at the designated place to receive patients
  • Loading the patient in the ambulance, carefully driving to/from the hospital where the nurse or the doctor hands over/receives the patient.
  • Ensuring that the trip is executed smoothly, thus no over-speeding, carefully driving to avoid sudden motions that are detrimental to patients
  • Ensuring all equipment required for the trips/mission are loaded as per instructions.
  • The immediate supervisor may assign performing other duties as from time to time


Minimum Requirements:


  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education mean grade or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Possess a valid driving license and three years driving experience;
  • Have a First aid training  from a recognized Institution
  • Knowledge and skill in driving to avoid sudden motions detrimental to patients;
  • Full Knowledge of motorable routes within  and outside Nairobi County;
  • Defensive Driving Certificate from the Automobile Association (AA) of Kenya or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution will be added Advantage;
  • A valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Kenya Police.
  •  Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  •  Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  •  Good interpersonal skills.
  •  Ability to work any shift as per the duty rota



    Application procedure:

If you meet the minimum requirements, submit your application & CV through email to or drop your application letter in HR office indicating the position you are applying on or before 26th May 2021.


Job disclaimer and notification


Coptic Hospital does not charge/accept any amount or security deposit from job seekers during the selection process or while inviting candidates for an interview.