Position Description

Driver - Divvy (Motivate) (Chicago)
Location Chicago, IL
Job Function Driving
Employer Name Divvy (Motivate)
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Motivate is looking to hire seasonal Drivers to be responsible for operating a vehicle for the purposes of relocating bikes throughout the system. You will load and unload the vehicle with bikes, and dock/undock bikes on a specified route. Additionally, you will be responsible for safe operation of vehicles and for basic ongoing maintenance, including reporting vehicle issues promptly to management.    

About the Role 

  • Operate a vehicle for the purpose of moving bikes around the system 
  • Load/unload vehicles with bikes. Dock/undock bikes at stations 
  • Reboot stations, replace station batteries as necessary 
  • Communicate with dispatch using provided phone/radio/GPS unit interface 
  • Perform minor vehicle maintenance such as pre/post trip inspections, replacing bulbs, fluids, and regular cleaning
  • Follow safe work practices and help to create a safe working environment   

About You

  • You have a valid driver’s license and acceptable motor vehicle record
  • You have a strong knowledge of the city’s area geography and street layout 
  • You are willing and able to work off hours and/or weekends
  • You can effectively communicate and know how to maintain confidentiality
  • You are able to lift up to 75 pounds and can stoop, bend, and stand for long periods  

Bonus Points 

  • Love of biking / bikeshare 
  • Experience in technical troubleshooting, identifying, and resolving issues 
  • Experience with electronics, construction, machining, or other similar trade 
  • Previous delivery driving, bicycle and/or logistics experience   

About Motivate 

Motivate is a best-in-class service operations and logistics company, delivering bike share services to some of the largest urban environments in the US. We operate in 8 markets across the U.S. including New York, San Francisco, Chicago, and Washington D.C., and will serve over 1.5 million customers this year alone. 


Led by a group of urban visionaries and seasoned operations experts, our mission is to revolutionize the landscape of our cities. In an effort to completely transform the urban experience, Motivate is leading the way in making cities more accessible, healthier, and sustainable. We operate and maintain safe and dependable systems that help make cities great by connecting individuals to the people and places they love.




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