Field Assistant (Manchester)

United Kingdom, Manchester /
Operations – Operations UK /
Full-time and Part-time
Starship Technologies is revolutionizing deliveries with autonomous robots. The robots are designed to deliver food,  groceries, and packages across college campuses and neighborhoods in minutes. Starship delivery robots have completed over 3 million autonomous deliveries to date, traveled over 3m km, crossed over 15 million roads, and met millions of people in cities around the world. Every day our delivery robots are completing thousands of autonomous deliveries across tens of cities and 5 countries around the world. We’re hitting records on an almost weekly basis. Now is a very exciting time to join as we grow rapidly around the world!

To continue this mission, we are looking for Field Assistants who will take part in the day-to-day operations for robot deliveries in the Manchester area.

Your responsibilities would include:

    • Working hours between 07:00 - 21:00, usually 12-hour shifts (we try to make it as flexible as possible)
    • Driving a van as a part of the duty to deliver robots to the locations
    • Communicating with the remotely situated robot operator in real-time
    • Acting as a public ambassador and representative for Starship
    • Maintaining and cleaning robots

We are looking for someone who is:

    • Excited to be part of something totally new and inspirational
    • Interested in the latest technologies
    • Responsible, reliable, and calm in all situations
    • A quick thinker with the ability to resolve non-standard situations
    • Spoken and written communication in English
    • Full UK Driving license (Manual transmission) & eligible to work in the UK

Terms & Conditions:

    • 10-hour shifts between 07:00 - 21:00
    • Hourly pay £11
    • Early application is encouraged
    • This role requires driving a van and for the insurance terms our required age is 25 and above
Want to learn more about our robots, our design philosophy and how we might change the world together? Get in touch and let’s have a chat!

In accordance with Starship’s duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, we strongly encourage all Starship employees to be vaccinated in order to safeguard the health of our employees and their families; our customers and visitors; and the community at large from infectious diseases, such as COVID-19.