Robot Operator in Reno, NV at Volt

Date Posted: 7/21/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Reno, NV
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  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Robot Operator
Our client is revolutionizing deliveries with autonomous robots. The robots are designed to deliver food, groceries and packages across college campuses and neighborhoods in minutes. The delivery robots have completed over 1 million autonomous deliveries to date, traveled 2.5 million miles, crossed over 17 million roads and met millions of people in cities around the world. The contribution to the society includes reducing congestion and pollution, zero emissions deliveries, increasing the quality of life for residents, empowering seniors and disabled people and enabling affordable delivery for local businesses. Every day delivery robots are completing thousands of autonomous deliveries across tens of cities and 5 countries around the world. Records are broken on an almost weekly basis. Now is a very exciting time to join as we grow rapidly around the world!
 To continue this mission and enable their further growth, we are now looking for Robot Operators for the robot delivery operations.  You will be the front line of our delivery service on campus, acting as the monitor for the delivery robots and assisting them with their work.
This role calls for an adaptable, motivated individual comfortable working in a fast-paced startup environment.  We are offering a unique, complex service on campus and this role will be a prominent force behind its success, focused on attention to detail, adaptability, and tech savviness.
In the role of Robot Operator, you will be part of a team that monitors, controls, and cleans the robots. You will be based out of a centralized location and sometimes tasked with helping the robots along in their deliveries. This role is for those seeking a part time schedule.
Job Expectations:
  • Have 1-2 years of experience ideally in a retail or restaurant environment
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Passion for doing new and challenging things
  • Being flexible on your given tasks for the day
  • Thrive on taking the initiative and unafraid to learn on the go
  • Effective communications skills
Experience & Educational Requirements:
  • BS or BA preferred
  • 1-2 years of retail or restaurant experience
Physical Requirements:
  • Speech and hearing ability must be at the level to receive and reply average conversations and exchange of ideas accurately and fast. Visual ability must be ordinary at the necessary level to inspect documents, machinery and systems related to the job. Movement ability to frequent usage of wrists, hands and finger dexterity to movements such as constant typing
  • Occasional lifting of items with weight up to 70 lbs
This role is Part Time, averaging between 15-30 hours per week. Flexible schedules available.  
Summers off! This is a seasonal role! Having a seasonal position gives you flexibility to take time off during our off season in the summer months of May through July.
 Volt is an equal opportunity employer