Automotive Driver Associate
We believe car buying should be fun, fair, and accessible to everyone. We’ve set out to transform an industry, using technology to bring transparency and convenience to the car buying process.
And we aren’t stopping there. We aim to bring that same transparency and convenience to car ownership too, with payments, maintenance, and insurance in one easy app. At Shift, we’re building the tools that empower people to buy, own, and sell the cars that make life go.
Drivers are responsible for maintaining effective vehicle movements between lots, sublet vendors, lot organization, and smog monitor resets. Please note that the job duties can change based on needs of the business and discretion of your manager.
Manage car movement to sublet vendors and parking overflow
Follow up with Managers to assist in any open task for the day
May be required to move cars into sellable inventory depending on market
Communicating effectively through Google chat groups/ Slack
Proficiency in using Lot audit tool, Vehicle locator, scheduler, and vehicle movement tools
Keep the lot and workstations clean and organized at all times
Effective communication to associates and managers
Follow directions from Line leads and Recon managers
Computer and tablet proficiency preferred
Verified experience of working in fast paced, flexible working environment
Flexible work schedule
Valid Driver's License
Our company depends on balance and equality — between buyers and sellers, among employees, and in our relationships with customers.
Our mission to evolve car ownership and transform an industry is a challenging one. It can only be achieved by a team of diverse problem-solvers — engineers, designers, business people — from the same broad demographics as our customers.
Why join now?
We’ve built a small but highly talented team backed by >$275 million in funding from investors like DFJ, Goldman Sachs, BMW, and Nissan. In October 2018 we announced a deep partnership and a $140m round led by the third largest auto retailer in the US, Lithia Motors. With strong product-market fit and a great business in California, the next two years will be focused on scaling the business nationally.
Shift is the Bay Area’s #1 seller of used cars with $150 million in cars sold per year. We’re serving most of California and are gearing up to scale to new markets. With a solid business model and no clear winner in our space yet, this is a hugely exciting time to join the team.
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