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Position: Delivery person (cargo tricycle or bicycle is provided by Shift)
Organization: Shift Delivery Coop
Location: Vancouver, BC

Shift Delivery Co-op is a Vancouver-based worker-owned cooperative. We are dedicated to using electric cargo tricycles & bicycles to deliver goods around the city while reducing our carbon footprint and impacting our communities in a positive way by promoting human interactions & having fun!

Our scheduling is flexible for different lifestyles, the work is interesting, and we support our team towards building the lives they want to live. We are currently looking for new folks to join our diverse team with hiring happening over the next couple months. Please apply even if you aren’t available right away.

Position: Part-Time Delivery Person aka “Triker”
Number of Positions: 2+
Hours: ~20-25 hrs / week (with the ability to grow to F/T)
Wage: $17.00/hr to start + extended health benefits

To thrive at Shift we are looking for folks who…

  • Enjoy being outside riding, no matter the weather
  • Can be comfortable handling up to 50lbs over short distances (we also use hand carts)
  • Have a great attitude
  • Are safe road users & comfortable being around traffic
  • Are friendly & professional
  • Have regular availability; ideally able to work some weekends & holidays
  • Can stay for at least 6 months

Working as a Triker at Shift requires you to…

  • Plan & make deliveries using a cargo tricycle or bicycle – all equipment provided by Shift
  • Go into buildings & use elevators
  • Use apps on a work phone to ‘complete’ deliveries & stay connected
  • Be team-oriented, friendly & safe. You work alone, but as part of a team
  • Make minor roadside repairs, such as fixing a flat tire (training & support provided?)
  • Discover the joy of co-ownership (optional after 6 months)
  • Work with stellar people! People are what make Shift an awesome place to be!

Shift actively seeks employees who reflect the diverse community we serve. Individuals typically underrepresented in the bicycle & courier industry are encouraged to apply - women, queer, trans people, indigenous people & people of colour.

Sound like a good fit for you? Apply Now!
Send a cover letter and resume to: shifthiring@gmail.com

Questions? Email us or call & ask to speak with Sandra: 604-445-4391

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 4 2021    ID: 58538