Fleet Service Assistant for Utrecht, Netherlands

Job opening, full-time position

Fleet Service Assistant for Utrecht, The Netherlands

Job opening, full-time position


Donkey Republic, the European bike share system is coming to Utrecht this spring and we are looking for cycling enthusiasts to join our team.

At Donkey Republic we are proud to be part of the growing cycling culture around the world by making riding on two wheels more care free and flexible for everyone. Donkey Republic is growing fast across Europe and at the moment we are forming a new team in Utrecht to start operation Spring 2019. We are looking for people to support operations and keep the bikes in good shape.

You will be part of a small enthusiastic team of Donkey “shepherds”. Your work will involve keeping the Donkey bikes in great condition, frequent visits to hubs around the city to make sure everything is in order and report and document issues. You will also be spotting and registering good new locations for bikes and relocating bikes to be in optimal locations to ensure the Riders get the best service. You will be in contact with the municipality of Utrecht about incidences to make sure the bikes do not create problems or issues in the public space.

This means a combination of biking around on the streets, fixing bikes, transporting on a trailer or in a van, preparing new bikes to get on the road and desk-work reporting your work and monitoring the system through our administrative interface.

We expect you to :

  • be based in Utrecht or close by.
  • be structured and organised.
  • be flexible and a team player.
  • be able to perform general repairs and maintenance on bicycles.
  • be good at understanding our software tools.
  • be quick in getting around in Utrecht.
  • have a driver’s license.
  • be value driven.
  • speak Dutch and are capable of working in English.

We would also like you to :  

  • want to change the world and especially your city by bikes.
  • have experience working in a flexible environment.
  • be a bike enthusiast.
  • start as soon as possible.

What we can offer you :

  • to be part of an ambitious investor-backed startup.
  • join a small operations team that is passionate about bikes.
  • freedom to plan and organise your own day.
  • making the world a better place through bikes.

Please contact Allard Kalverkamp on [email protected] with your motivation letter & CV and questions if you have.