Now Hiring – Bike/Scooter Share Operations Associate


This position has been filled. Thank you for your interest. Future openings will be posted at

Deadline: Open until filled. Posted on September 15, 2020.
Status: Part-time, hourly, non-exempt
Compensation: $13.15 per hour
Terms: Minimum commitment of 20 hours per week
Reports to: Director of Bike Share and Business Services
Location: 1106 East 30th Street, Suite G, Kansas City, MO 64109 (with daily travel throughout the city)


BikeWalkKC is seeking a part-time Operations Associate to support our RideKC Bike bike share program, part of the RideKC family of regional transit providers. We are hiring the field operations team to help expand this exciting first/last mile transportation system. Operations Associates are brand ambassadors, knowledge experts, our rebalancing team and the true lifeblood of our ecosystem. The main focus of an Operations Associate is to ensure that all of our bikes are appropriately parked and in good condition for users to ride.

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring bike share locations around the metro;
  • Ensuring that classic bikes and e-bikes are properly located at designated Hubs and are returned to the bike share coverage area on a daily basis;
  • Reporting equipment in need of repair and bringing them to the appropriate repairs location, as well as performing light maintenance and repair duties;
  • Being familiar with RideKC Bike software and hardware to troubleshoot immediate issues and questions from users about the service; and
  • Promoting a healthy and safe active transportation community.


  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must have a smartphone with a minimum data plan (reimbursement available)
  • Must have experience cycling in and around Kansas City
  • Must have experience working in front-line customer service
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds of weight
  • Must have a good driving record
  • Experience with minor bike repairs and maintenance is preferred
  • To excel in this role, you’ll need to be self-motivated, driven, keen on being part of an ambitious team of leaders and volunteers, and prepared to get a little sweaty during hot days

Background Check and Driving Record

Offers of employment are conditional on completion of a background check on criminal history and driving record. Any results relevant to this position will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

How to Apply

This position has been filled. Thank you for your interest. Future openings will be posted at

Send your cover letter and resume to with the subject line “Bike Share”. This job was posted on September 15, 2020 and is open until filled.

No phone calls, please.

Why BikeWalkKC?

Because everyone wins! Biking is good for everyone – if just 1% of drivers switch to cycling, traffic can be reduced by up to 18%. Residents win because of affordable, accessible, and healthy transit options. Cities win because of reduced congestion, insights on transportation data, local jobs, and more. Our environment wins because of lower emissions.

About BikeWalkKC

BikeWalkKC is the region’s professional advocacy and education organization. We are a growing team of passionate and hard-working advocates, educators, planners, and social entrepreneurs making Kansas City a better place to live, work, and play. Our culture is collaborative and supportive, encouraging risk-taking, excellence, and constant learning. You will work hard, have fun, and make an impact on the community.

Commitment to Equity and Equal Opportunity

BikeWalkKC has a commitment to support diversity and equal opportunity in its services, administration, employment as well as research and activities. As such we strive to foster a working environment that values contributions from team members regardless of race, color, creed, gender, religion, culture, sexual orientation, sexual identity, mental disabilities, physical disabilities, or veteran status. Women and persons of color are highly encouraged to apply.


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