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Assembly Technician

Company: Motivate
Location: Boston
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Motivate is looking to hire an Assembly Technician to play a critical role in the deployment of new stations and bikes in the Blue Bikes system. You will be primarily responsible for operating forklifts, loading and unloading station materials, assembling stations, and completing other tasks as needed within the expansion team. As part of this position, you will receive basic training on station operation and may provide support to the overall operations as needed.

About Motivate

Motivate is a best-in-class service operations and logistics company, delivering bike share services to some of the largest urban environments in the US. We operate in 8 cities across the U.S. including New York, San Francisco, Chicago and Washington D.C. and will serve over 1.5 million riders this year alone. Led by a group of seasoned urban visionaries and creative leaders our mission is to revolutionize the landscape of our cities. In an effort to completely transform the urban experience, Motivate is leading the way in making cities more accessible, healthier and sustainable. We operate and maintain safe and dependable systems that help make cities great by connecting individuals to the people and places they love. We're offering an opportunity to work with the most passionate, creative and proven team in this emerging, dynamic industry that is transforming cities around the globe.

About the Role

  • Perform various tasks related to the assembly and deployment of Blue Bikes stations including loading and unloading materials from trucks, assembling station components, flagging streets to direct traffic, and other tasks as assigned
  • Assemble station components in a warehouse
  • Move plates and other materials across station sites using a pallet jack
  • Follow safe work practices and adhere to all workplace policies
  • Test station functionality, performing basic diagnostic testing, troubleshooting, reboots, and minor repairs as needed
  • Perform occasional station maintenance work as needed.
  • Maintain clear and consistent communications with dispatch using provided phone/radio/GPS unit interface
  • Perform other duties as assigned

About You

  • You have previous experience in construction, outdoor repair work, or repair of electronic equipment strongly preferred
  • You are excited about working outdoors and using forklifts or other heavy machinery
  • You are comfortable driving, stopping and working in busy outdoor urban environments.
  • You have a working knowledge of Bay Area geography/street layout.
  • You are a dependable person. You are always at work on time, easily follow instructions and ask for feedback on how to continually improve
  • You are able to work from 8am - 4pm Monday - Friday and can work a weekend shift if needed.
  • You are a strong communicator, both written and verbally.
  • You thrive in a team environment
  • You can lift up to 75 pounds and stoop, bend, and stand for long periods of time

The above description is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities due to the nature of work performed to accomplish Motivate's mission. Motivate is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy or any other legally protected status under applicable law. We also provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law, as well as individuals who need an accommodation because of pregnancy. If you require assistance or a reasonable accommodation during any aspect of the application process, please contact [the Human Resources Department or the hiring manager].

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly

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  • Boston, MA, USA

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