City Block Driver in Yakima, WA

  • Location
    Yakima, Washington
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary
  • Salary
    $15.00/Hour

Job Title: City Block Driver

Estimated Length: 2 months

Pay: $15/hr.

Location: Yakima, WA.

 

The “World’s Largest Search Engine” is working on a research project created for the purpose of imaging public streets and areas. The vehicle(s) are equipped with commercial grade digital still and video cameras and an array of eye-safe lasers. These sensors rapidly image the area surrounding the vehicle and store those images on computers inside the vehicle. The imagery the vehicle produces is equivalent to a series of high-resolution pictures. The vehicle is built to comply with road-safe laws and does not pose any special risk to others on the road.

 

Description:

Associates are given the task of driving public streets and areas, specifically targeting commercial districts and historical sites. They're asked to thoroughly map a given area including all public streets, highways, and off and on ramps. At times this will require specific areas to be driven multiple times due to poor weather and/or lighting conditions. Associates must enjoy driving.

 

This is a research project created for the purpose of imaging public streets and areas. The vehicles are equipped with commercial grade digital still cameras and an array of eye-safe lasers. The vehicle is built to comply with road-safe laws and does not pose any special risk to others on the road.

 

Requirements:

  • 1 driver required, per car/market
  • Associate must enjoy driving, with flexibility in schedule
    • Driver will work M-F; 8-10 hours a day/ 40 per week as the weather permits (drivers will be unable to work if the weather is bad); ABSOLUTELY NO OVERTIME
    • Must live in mapping area (<30 minute commute) and possesses knowledge of local roads and traffic trends-VERY IMPORTANT

 

  • Dependable & Reliable
    • Drivers are responsible for ensuring the car is operational on a daily basis
    • Will be responsible for parking and securing assigned car at the end of each day
    • Will be required to climb on roof of car to cover camera lenses
    • Will be responsible for routine car maintenance – i.e. oil change, tire rotation, etc.
    • Will be responsible for sending data disks to the client, through FedEx. Instructions to be provided during training.
  • Ability to clear a DMV check, in addition to required account background checks
  • Ability to pass a 5 Panel Drug Screen or Oral Fluid Drug Screen (not billed to client so whichever is most cost efficient)

Skills:

  • General car knowledge
  • Familiar with Google Maps
  • Must know how to use a smart phone
  • Can understand basic computer skills – write legible emails
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Self motivated and detailed oriented
  • Experience with commercial driving is a huge plus
  • Reliable
  • Dependable and creative

 

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