Facilities Technician

Facilities at Humane in San Francisco, CA

Who We Are

Humane is a team of proven industry experts who have invented, built, and shipped category-defining hardware and software products to billions of people across the globe. We're known for building the audacious, ambitious, and the impossible, and we're doing it again. Our vision for the next shift between humans and computing requires innovation across multiple emerging technologies in hardware and software, from devices to cloud services.

About The Role

Humane is looking for a Facilities Technician to support the day-to-day maintenance, operation, and presentation of our work spaces. In this role, you will partner closely with our Facilities Lead to oversee all things related to Humane’s office and play an integral role in creating and maintaining a safe, productive workplace for our growing team.

What You Might Do

  • Assist Facilities Lead with hands-on work related to the physical structures, HVAC, mechanical, electrical systems, utilities and grounds of the Humane offices to ensure an operative and safe working environment
  • Develop strong partnerships with external vendors for building management services, including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC etc. 
  • Assist vendors and providers with building access, COVID 19 protocols and daily logistics when work is needed in any Humane office space 
  • Provide guidance to service vendors who are responsible for completing repairs and upkeep
  • Prepare and process vendor invoices for all building maintenance services
  • Partner with Facilities Lead to develop expense reports and operating budgets
  • Partner with landlords and property managers to quickly diagnose and solve problems 
  • Manage facilities data such as property addresses, vendor contact lists, and emergency contact plans
  • Assist with coordination of space planning for new and existing office work areas
  • Receive and manage facility tickets requests through Asana, and repair, and track repair process
  • Bring forth innovative ideas to enhance existing and future work spaces
  • Coordinate employee equipment and furniture requests and moves

Essential Qualifications 

  • 2+ years of related experience in hands-on facilities and/or property maintenance 
  • Solid digital literacy especially with Google suite of applications
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to lift and move heavy objects in excess of 50 lbs
  • Ability to work on your feet for long periods of time

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with building management and safety procedures
  • Experience working with and managing third-party vendors
  • Ability to anticipate needs and develop innovative solutions for continuous improvement of our work spaces
  • Ability to take initiative, follow-through on requests until completion, and have a passion for attention to detail
  • Highly organized with strong customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team-oriented environment across multiple locations where the ability to prioritize and multitask is essential.
  • Ability to learn new computer applications and tools as required

Why Humane?

  • Develop cutting edge technologies in a creative and innovative environment
  • Imagine new opportunities in areas that matter and will impact the world you live in
  • Be a part of a high performing team of the world’s best innovators and executors
  • Receive excellent medical, dental and vision benefits, equity ownership in Humane  and competitive salaries
  • Flexible work arrangements to support you in working in the way that you work best
  • Our values: trust truth +joy

Humane currently has a Mandatory Vaccination Policy in place for all individuals who enter any Humane space, subject to the exemptions as required by law. Please do not disclose vaccination status unless requested by our Health & Wellness Coordinator. Thank you. 

At Humane, diversity is important to us.

Humane is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. We do not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion (including, but not necessarily limited to, religious creed, dress, and grooming practices), citizenship, marital status, age, national origin, place of birth, height, weight, ancestry, mental or physical disability, genetic information, medical condition, U.S. (state and federal) military and veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex, gender, pregnancy (including childbirth or related medical condition), or any other characteristics protected under applicable federal, state, or local laws (“protected characteristics” or “protected categories”). Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and other similar state laws and ordinances, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. At Humane, building a healthy and safe workplace is core to our mission. We prohibit harassment of any kind.

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