Community Associate - Houston


2018-11-09T19:49:15.123602Z
At Lyft, community is what we are and it’s what we do. It’s what makes us different. To create the best ride for all, we start in our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organization where all team members are recognized for what they bring.
 
Lyft is looking for a motivated and organized Community Associate to join our Houston team, full-time. In this role, you will be the face of Lyft, meeting with applicants and current drivers at our local facilities and preparing them for the exciting road ahead. You will be responsible for supporting onboarding activities, providing a world-class experience, and have the opportunity to drive our local operations activities in wide variety facets including, analyzing local market data, onboarding new drivers, creating driver communications, and much more. If you enjoy working with people, are a self-starter, have a great sense of humor, and if the thought of helping Lyft continue to build this incredible ride-sharing movement in Houston (and across the U.S.) sounds exciting, we would love to meet you!
Responsibilities:
  • Guide drivers through the onboarding process in person, at an event, phone, and email
  • Support applicants and drivers with your knowledge of both Houston and the Lyft platform
  • Perform pre- and post- applicant outreach to get drivers approved and on the road
  • Work with current drivers to solve any issues that they may have
  • Uphold the Lyft standard of service while working with all drivers
  • Flexible schedule: this is a full-time role that may require some nights and weekends
Experience & Skills:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred
  • Spanish proficiency preferred
  • Knowledge of the for-hire vehicle industry
  • Familiarity with the greater Houston area
  • Impeccable customer service and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication proficiency with common technology tools like Slack, Zendesk, Google Sheets, Google Docs etc preferred
  • Typically involves standing for most of the workday (although Lyft will make accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities)
  • Bonus points if you love ride-sharing so much that you're not just a passenger but a driver too!

 

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