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  • Sector: Technology
  • Function: Others
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  • Duration: 6 months
  • Expiry Date: 02 January 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2164594_1638571890

Job Number: 2164594

Service Associate- Tracy, CA

Shift Hours: Wednesday - Sunday 7/8am - 3/4pm


The Base Operations team at our autonomous vehicle client is looking for a Service Associate to support daily fleet operations. In this role, you will be responsible for the daily upkeep of the vehicles with tasks such as cleaning and fueling and ensuring the test site is organized and presentable for operations. Within the BaseOps team, you will help ensure the vehicles meet regulatory requirements per the provided guidance. You will also support our parts team in organizing and transporting spare parts inventory. Additionally, you will help our driving team, Alpha Operations, with their operational testing needs.


  • Primary:
    • Supporting and optimizing drive operations.
    • Ensure the vehicles, equipment, and workplace are clean and ready for use.
    • Provide logistical support to the movement and storage of vehicles and equipment.
    • Assist with paperwork and documentation related to vehicle readiness.
    • Perform routine fueling of our test vehicles and supporting equipment.
    • Support the readiness of spare parts and the associated inventory.
  • Secondary:
    • Provide hands-on technical support to the BaseOps technicians.
    • General testing support (cone courses, obstacles, traffic control, support vehicle driving).


  • 2 - 4 years of work experience
  • Must have a valid driver's license with a clean/excellent driving record.
  • Possess a "get it done" attitude and a sense of urgency to resolve problems and tasks.
  • Must have the proven ability to problem solve and deliver on high-pressure situations.
  • Must have the proven ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects and deliverables.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Works well in a team environment


  • Technical trade school certificate or Associate Degree in automotive repair
  • Proficiency with Jira/Confluence
  • Proficiency with MS Office/Google Suites
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment

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