Posted by Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) on May 25th, 2016 at 8:55 am
Job Title *
Rider / Brand Ambassador
B-line Sustainable Urban Delivery
Job Description *
B-Line Sustainable Urban Delivery is a delivery and promotions company focused on the urban core of Portland. We work with regional and national brands to deliver authentic experiences with their products, via advertising, promotions, and logistics services. You may have seen us zooming around on our yellow cargo tricycles making deliveries or representing awesome brands such as Guayaki Brand Yerba Mate and CLIF Bar at local events.
We are currently looking for Riders and/or Brand Ambassadors to join our team!
Brand Ambassadors engage the public while sharing products and information about our clients during street fairs, festivals, and sunny days. Ambassadors must have excellent communication skills and be energetic, cheerful, and professional as you will be representing our company as well as our clients.
Work is event-based; events are generally Thursday and Friday evenings, and Saturdays and Sundays during the day. Ideal candidates will have flexible schedules and availability during those times. Experience in sales, customer service, retail or other fast-paced customer-facing environments are a plus.
The role of a B-Line rider is to be the primary public face of B-Line while executing our delivery and advertising promises to our clients. B-Line riders are responsible for all aspects of client delivery including, but not limited to: packing, transporting product, delivering product, obtaining account signatures and processing delivery paperwork, recording delivery data, and assisting with the daily upkeep of the cargo trikes. Riders are expected to follow the standard operating procedures while promoting our mission and values in the public. Work is based on a delivery schedule set weekly, with regular day shifts available (approx. 7:30-3:30 daily), weekday and weekend shifts available.
Service industry, delivery and/or route experience preferred. Strong customer-facing experience. Ability to ride and navigate the city by bike. Ability to lift, carry, transport product (upwards 50 lbs) into trikes and into delivery locations such as restaurants, offices, etc. Clean driving record. Flexibility and openness to an entrepreneurial environment are necessary for success. Commitment to B-Line’s mission and impact goals.
How to Apply *
Do either of these descriptions sound like you? Please send your resume and a statement about you and why you’d make a great Brand Ambassador and/or Rider to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “RIDER” and/or “BRAND AMBASSADOR” in the subject line.