Field Technician (Pasadena)
Reports to: Operations Supervisor
Accountable to: Operations Manager & General Manager
Rate: $16.50 per hour, plus benefits
Schedule/Hours: TBD, full time, Flexible to work various shifts as assigned, occasional night
and weekend work.
Start date: September 2017
Summary: Bicycle Transit Systems (Bike Transit) aims to be the global leader in bike share system implementation and operation. Leveraging over 25 years combined experience of our staff in sustainable transportation, Bike Transit brings a new approach to the planning, implementation and operation of bike share systems.
In partnership with Los Angeles Metro, Bike Transit has launched the Downtown Los Angeles Pilot Bike Share Program, Metro Bike, with approximately 61 stations and 700 bicycles. In 2017 we will be expanding to over 1,300 bicycles in Pasadena, Venice and The Port of Los Angeles. Future rapid expansion of up to 4,000 bikes bicycles is anticipated in the following years. Our mission is to make bike share a healthy, easy, accessible, and enjoyable way to get around Los Angeles.
We are seeking a Field Technician to assist with the maintenance of Metro stations and bikes based in our Pasadena office. This position will perform routine station and bike maintenance, cleaning, balancing of bikes, and station installations in Pasadena. Field techs will work under the guidance of the Pasadena Operations Supervisor to ensure that all stations and bicycles are maintained and cleaned in accordance with our routine maintenance schedule. Field Technicians will respond to system balancing needs on a proactive and reactive basis. The Field Tech will also work directly with Station Technicians, Mechanics, Customer Service, and Dispatch teams to perform minor station and Bicycle repairs in the field.
Field Technicians will be courteous drivers who understand the importance of safe driving.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Applications must include a cover letter, a brief outline of your ability to meet the qualifications, and your current resume. All applications must be emailed to la-[email protected]. Please be sure to include the position title, “Pasadena Field Tech”, in the subject line. Note: Cover letter IS required. In your cover letter, please be sure to address the following: why you are interested in this particular job and a clear description of your qualifications. Should you advance in the interview process three professional references will be required.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D