Street View Driver

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/23/2016

On-Site Google Projects, CA Mountain View, CA

Location
Mountain View, CA
AJE Ref #
576143700
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
23176670.5841379
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Education
High School Diploma or GED
Required Licenses/Certifications
df-aj
Min Salary
NA
Max Salary
15
Salary Unit
per hour

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary:
Street View/CityBlock is 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 and be available for a minimum of 1-3 months.

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
o 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
o Must live in mapping area ( 1 hour commute) and possesses knowledge of local roads and traffic trends-VERY IMPORTANT
o Available for a minimum of 1-3 months
. Dependable & Reliable
o Drivers are responsible for ensuring the car is operational on a daily basis
o Will be responsible for parking and securing Google-assigned car at the end of each day
o Will be required to climb on roof of car to cover camera lenses
o Will be responsible for routine car maintenance - i.e. oil change, tire rotation, etc.
o Will be responsible for sending data disks to Google, through FedEx. Instructions to be provided during Google 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

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled