Track Operator (Contract) at Argo AI (Pittsburgh, PA)

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Who we are:

Argo AI is a global self-driving products and services company on a mission to make the world’s streets and roadways safe, accessible, and useful for all. Our technology is built to enable commercial services for autonomous delivery and ridesharing in cities. 

With experienced leaders in the field and collaborative partnerships with some of the world’s top consumer brands, we’re working block by block, city by city to empower people and businesses to be more successful. We’re individuals driven by strong values to solve complex problems together. Come join us to reimagine the human journey.

This is an open ended contract position.  (1st & 2nd Shift Available)

Meet the team:

The Testing Operations Team is responsible for supporting the in-vehicle testing needs at the closed course testing facility. The Track Operator will be responsible for operating motor vehicles and supporting vehicle testing and training activities on the private test track.

What you’ll do: 

  • Operate motor vehicles to assist with vehicle testing on the test track
  • Perform vehicle inspections pre and post shift
  • Set up equipment on track to aid in testing and vehicle training activities. Assist with equipment breakdown and proper storage
  • Communicate via two-way radio and messaging systems effectively between track users
  • Perform general maintenance duties of test track grounds and testing equipment
  • Assist with coordination efforts between track activities
  • Read and understand vehicle test plans and follow written and/or verbal test procedures
  • Provide test support as an actor, cyclist, or other form of realistic scenarios
  • Follow safe work practices and safely operate a motor vehicle

What you'll need to succeed:

  • No degree necessary
  • Flexible schedule to assist with testing at different times during the day
  • Detail oriented mindset with a focus on safety, procedure, and organization
  • Capable of lifting 50 lbs
  • Knowledge of and comfortable with using basic hand and power tools
  • Ability to legally operate a motor vehicle with a valid driver's license and a clean driving record over the last 3 years
  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Able to follow written and verbal directions given by the supervisor or customer
  • Ability to drive for extended periods of time
  • Willingness to work in inclement weather and outdoor environments

Nice to haves:

  • Motorcycle license
  • Commercial drivers license (CDL)
  • Forklift experience, ability to get forklift certified

Our Background:

Argo AI was founded in 2016 by industry experts with extensive experience building robotic systems for commercial applications. Our once-small team has since grown into an over 1,700-person strong company with strategic partnerships with some of the world’s leading consumer brands. With global headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate in eight cities across the U.S. and Germany in areas where self-driving technology can have the biggest impact on improving safety, traffic, and transportation equity.

At Argo AI, we believe that embracing differences delivers superior results. We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive environment for all employees.

More Information on Argo AI
Argo AI operates in the Transportation industry. The company is located in Pittsburgh, PA, Allen Park, MI, Cranbury, NJ, Miami, FL, Austin, TX and Palo Alto, CA. Argo AI was founded in 2022. It has 1200 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits, Life Insurance, 401(K) and Performance Bonus. To see all 38 open jobs at Argo AI, click here.
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