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Service Technician
Ref No.: 23-01993
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 03/27/2023 to 09/24/2023
New Journey is currently seeking a Service Technician with our client in their San Francisco, CA location. This is a 6-month/year contract position.


New Journey 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 required at all times. 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 at all times.
  • 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 (eg. 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 our 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.
  • You may be required to work nights and/or weekends
  • Candidates must have a clean driving record. Multiple violations and/or suspensions, DUIs, and at-fault accidents resulting in injury or death can disqualify you from the position.
  • Only candidates available and ready to work directly as New Journey/Genesis10 employees will be considered for this position.

Range: The hourly pay rate range for this position is $29.00 - $30.00/hr. Compensation will vary depending on location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. This range is subject to change.

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

About New Journey/Genesis10:

New Journey, a Genesis10 company, is a leader in staffing, providing opportunities in light industrial, finance/accounting, financial services, human resources, data, administrative, autonomous vehicles, business operations, and legal, amongst others. These opportunities provide professional growth with direct-hire, contract, & contract-to-hire roles at Fortune 1000 and mid-market companies.

Benefits of working with New Journey include:
  • Weekly pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Behavioral Health Platform
  • Health Savings Account
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
  • 401K
  • Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities)
  • Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)​

Our team of experienced recruiters can help you find the ideal job to help you build your career. We care about people. We care about you. To learn more and to view all of our available career opportunities, please find us by searching “New Journey AI”

New Journey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.