Utility Worker and Office Administrator Quirky
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED The Company:
We are Quirky.
We make invention accessible.
We believe that the best ideas in the world aren't actually in the world--they're locked in people's heads.
We exist to solve that problem.
We're looking for an amazing and passionate Office Administrator and Company Driver to join our team in NYC.
You pride yourself on the insane amount of attention to detail you posses. Fixing and tinkering are hobbies of yours. You enjoy working with various departments, anticipating and supporting all their needs. You are a poster child for trustworthiness and reliability. You can figure out what needs to be done and you have the self-starter attitude to go do it! You don't mind doing some manual labor from time to time, and you are fit enough to keep up with the work. If this sounds like you, then please continue.
As our Office Admin and Driver, you will:
Work closely with the office manager maintaining Quirky's office and delivery van
Make deliveries and drive when needed and assist others with using our Sprinter van
Be part of a growing movement to make invention accessible.
File, scan, and email on a daily basis
Drive a 15-passenger van & keep up with its maintenance to keep it running in top shape
Complete/troubleshoot minor maintenance around the office (or be the point of contact when dealing with contractors)
Work with the office manager on projects around the office (including dusty areas, lifting heavy items, etc.)
Keep an accurate and updated inventory of products/supplies on hand
Cover receptionist duties as needed
Help with various events (weekly and other random events on occasion)
Maintain a flexible schedule to be able to work various hours/days
2+ years experience (admin asst, office manager, etc.)
High school diploma is a must, though a college degree is preferred
Solid computer skills & ability to use a Blackberry
Must have a clean, valid driver's license and know how to navigate the busy streets of NYC
Ability to drive a 15-passenger Sprinter van
Must be able to take direction and follow instructions very well
Ability to liaise and interact with various departments
Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy
You are extremely organized and detail-oriented
You have a true entrepreneurial spirit
Passion for what we're doing at Quirky
1. Send a personalized cover letter (keep it short) to Susan answering the following questions:
Why should we hire you?
Why do you want to work at Quirky?
2. Include a copy of your resume showcasing relevant experience
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
We Make Invention Accessible
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: FreshTracks Capital
, Norwest Venture Partners
, RRE Ventures All Jobs: at Quirky
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||For centuries, becoming an "inventor" has been a hard gig to crack. Complexities relating to financing, engineering, distribution, and legalities have stood in the way of brilliant people executing on their great ideas.
Since launching in 2009, Quirky has rapidly changed the way the world thinks about product development.
We bring two brand new consumer products to market each week, by enabling a fluid conversation between a global community and Quirky's expert product design staff.
The world influences our business in real-time, and we share our revenue directly with the people who helped us make successful decisions.|
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