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Positions: Delivery courier (w/ electric trikes)
Company: Shift Delivery Coop
Location: Vancouver, BC

We are looking for new folks to join our team — learn the city, get in shape & work outside this summer!

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.

Position: Part-Time or Full-Time Delivery Person aka “Triker”
Number of Positions: 2+
Hours: ~20-35
Wage: $17.00/hr to start + extended health benefits + regular raises

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 use hand carts!)
  • Have a great attitude - friendly & professional
  • Are safe road users & comfortable being around traffic
  • Have regular availability; ideally able to work some weekends or holidays
  • Can ideally stay for at least 6 months

Working as a Triker at Shift requires you to…

  • Make deliveries using a cargo tricycle or bicycle (all equipment & training provided)
  • 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
  • Travel around the city & plan the most efficient routes (even if you don’t know it you will learn!)

What you get out of working at Shift…

  • Work with a great team! “Shifties” Solidarity
  • Learn the city in an amazing way (wow friends with your routing knowledge)
  • During breaks you can come back to the warehouse to rest, eat & chat with coworkers
  • There’s always food & treats around!
  • You can use our tools & bike stand to fix your bike (or get help from our mechanic to do so)
  • Group socials

Shift actively seeks trikers 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.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Apr 25 2022    ID: 64117