Fleet Driver

San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Operations
Full Time
Come do your best work.

Skip builds sustainable, shared electric vehicle networks for last mile-transportation.

We’ve been passionately working on the future of last-mile transportation for nearly a decade. In 2011, our team co-founded Boosted and helped design the first portable electric vehicle to use modern EV motor and battery systems. 

We believe in working together with transportation departments and were the first permitted system of our kind in the country. Our DNA is rooted in solving problems by listening to and working with agencies, community groups and riders.

Skip is hiring full-time operations specialists for our San Francisco Operations team. You can be on the ground floor of a groundbreaking transportation system shaping cities. Skip rides use our mobile app to rent scooters for short distance trips around the City. You find a scooter nearby, rent it by the minute, and drop it off on in approved sidewalk zones-- just like bikeshare, but with no stations. Our goal a fast, simple and fun way to move around the City while helping to reduce dependence on cars.

Responsibilities

    • Drive our Skip Vans to recover and transport scooters that could be better utilized to serve the needs of the community, to enforce compliance with local rules and to respond to government requests for re-deployment
    • Unload and load scooters from Transit vans and box trucks
    • Build and execute processes relating to fleet coordination and scooter pickup
    • Work cross-functionally to perfect processes relating to efficient receiving and intake of scooters for repair, maintenance and renting
    • Inspect and evaluate scooters to escalate issues, as needed
    • Coordinate with Operations Managers to recover high-value scooters that need pickup within tight timeframes
    • Be a brand ambassador and positively exhibit and share Skip with the community
    • Respond to management direction and solicit feedback to meet and exceed performance expectations
    • Inspect and evaluate scooters to escalate issues, as needed

Requirements

    • Must be available to work 5 days a week, and some weekends
    • Must be proficient with smartphone technology
    • Valid Driver's License with clean driving record
    • Must be 21 years of age
    • Strong knowledge of San Francisco geography or the ability to learn
    • Computer skills; MS Office proficiency and other applications as needed to perform the essential functions of the job
    • Strong oral, and written communication skills
    • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision and make prioritization decisions on the fly
    • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds; stoop, bend, walk, and stand for long periods of time

Preferred qualifications

    • Delivery driving experience
    • Experience operating trucks or vehicles in congested areas
    • Experience with customer service or community engagement a plus
    • Interest in the transportation industry
This is an exciting and special opportunity on the ground floor of a new transportation system shaping cities.

Skip is an equal employment opportunity employer. We are dedicated to providing an inclusive, open, and diverse work environment.