Maintenance Technician, ArborBike, Ann Arbor

March 4, 2020

Shift Transit is a leader in mobility operations, powering 5 bikeshare programs across North America. As the operator of ArborBike, Shift Transit is responsible for station deployment, bike and station maintenance, and customer service. As the system prepares to re-launch, Shift Transit is looking to hire a Maintenance Technician to join the team.

As a maintenance technician, you will be part of a team playing a leading role in driving bike availability for Ann Arbor customers and ensuring that they have a safe, reliable and predictable form of mobility. You will work on the maintenance and repair of ArborBike’s 150 bicycles and 14 stations. You will be responsible for maintaining a safe Bike Shop workspace, along with assisting in the ordering and receiving of the parts inventory.  Have the ability to drive a large van with lift gate to redistribute bikes as needed based on real-time demand data.  The ideal candidate will have excellent collaboration & communication skills, experience in bike repair, and the ability to multitask effectively, while taking great pride in their work.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all bike components and stations inclusive of electrical and physical issues, in a timely professional manner and as per manufacturer specifications
  • Coordinate bike rebalancing between stations
  • Drive company truck to rebalance stations
  • Evaluate bike condition while rebalancing
  • Inspect docking stations for operability, safety, and cleanliness
  • Maintain the area around bike stations as needed to allow customers to use the service seamlessly
  • Complete accurate reporting as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Live the Shift Transit philosophy every day

Learn more about our philosophy here.  

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in bike repair with a focus on quality
  • Comfortable working with targets and deadlines
  • Problem solving ability
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must have the ability to bend, crawl, stoop and stand for long periods of time
  • Must be willing to work in all weather conditions year round
  • Must be available to work a varied schedule of days, evenings, weekends and /or holidays
  • Must have great human relations skills, written and verbal communication skills, decision making and organizational skills

 

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to jgagern@shifttransit.net.

 We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, veteran status, genetic information or disability. 

       

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