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Service Technician
Ref No.: 22-09264
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/15/2022 to 11/23/2022
New Journey AI is currently seeking a Service Technician with our client in their San Francisco office. This is a 6 month + contract position. Schedule is 2pm-10:30pm

  • The client is looking for an entry-level vehicle technician, in a contractor capacity, to help us maintain and repair our fleet of Autonomous Vehicles.
  • In this position, you will collaborate with Technicians and Engineers, who will help train and guide you in the process with the goal of maximizing the fleet utilization rate.
  • If you're interested in growing your knowledge and experience in the autonomous vehicle industry, this is the job for you!
  • You should have strong attention to detail, basic automotive technical skills, and an excellent driving record.
  • Integrity, good judgment, and the ability to work in a team environment are always required.
  • You will be expected to keep certain project details confidential.

  • Assisting technician team with troubleshooting of electrical, mechanical, and integration issues on autonomous vehicles and their equipment.
  • Following processes and documenting potential improvements and issues.
  • Creating repair orders stating the diagnosis, procedure performed, and parts required.
  • Working with technician and operations team to optimize scheduling process for vehicle repairs.
  • Proactively communicating key field insights related to vehicle issues to headquarters and stay up to date on current policies and procedures.
  • Keeping safety, the top priority always.
  • Staying current on continuing education and training requirements.
  • Assisting with fleetwide hardware and software updates.
  • Performing general automotive repairs including component replacement using basic hand tools (e.g. screwdrivers, ratchets, electric impact tools to remove fasteners) Components could weigh up to 50 pounds.
  • Performing ad hoc projects as needed.

  • You have had hands-on experience with mechanical, electrical, and software engineering components and an understanding of how they interact.
  • You are a solid communicator - need to work well with AVTOs, Technicians, Engineers - You are a quick learner who is open to critical feedback.
  • You have experience with sensors, calibration, and/or general automotive repair preferred.
  • You have shown a strong aptitude to pick-up new technology
  • You have a proven track record of emphasizing safety, quality of work, and technical aptitude.
  • You are able to juggle numerous projects simultaneously, with ease
  • You are comfortable in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment.
  • Licensed to drive a motor vehicle in the U.S. for the three years immediately preceding your application and currently hold an active, valid U.S. driver's license.
  • No more than one point on driving record and excellent driving skills.
  • A clean background check and drug screen.
  • Ability to satisfy the legal requirements to become an AVTO (13 CCR Section 227.34).
  • Ability to give and receive clear, prompt, understandable verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to safely operate the vehicle in accordance with client's safety protocols and applicable law. This includes, but is not limited to, having a sufficient range of motion to turn a steering wheel, safely operating the accelerator and brake, checking blind spots and evaluating the environment, and maintaining appropriate air bag clearance.
  • Ability to perform physical work including, but not limited to, bending, stooping, and various operational tasks.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of New Journey AI (no corp to corp).

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

About New Journey AI:
We are passionate about technology and understanding how technology can help create a better tomorrow, today. We can contribute to perfecting the intelligence behind the self-driving vehicle by providing drivers to test, track and capture their experiences. Sounds simple, but the experiences and learnings lead to data which helps advance smart living, improving safety and protecting lives, advancing mobility and contributing to a greener planet.

New Journey AI will create employment opportunities and pave a new career path, but moreover, at the heart, we are a people company that is helping our clients advance new, experimental, driverless AI technology to improve the transportation of people, safely. Our role is to support the testing of the driverless technology and gathering data to refine machine learning.

As the partner of choice to the self-driving industry, we actively promote and encourage diversity and inclusion of all people regardless of race, ethnicity or socio-economic status.
To learn more about New Journey AI and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at . "New Journey AI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V "