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Safety Investigations Specialist I



Limerick, Ireland
Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2023
About The Role

At Uber, providing outstanding support that establishes trust for riders, drivers, eaters, delivery and restaurant partners—our community—is a core feature of our product experience. We invest in it and believe in providing the highest quality service performed in the smartest, most efficient way.

Safety Community Support Representatives are all about helping and supporting our users with incidents that happened on a trip or during a delivery. We help people resolve their issues and turn unhappy users into our strongest evangelists. The right candidate is always looking for unique and exciting ways to solve problems with outstanding support and exceptional communication, ensuring that problems are resolved promptly while developing honest relationships with our community. Stand for Safety and our support team are integral to ensure that “safety never stops”.

What You'll Do

  • Deliver high-quality service across multiple support platforms including phone and messaging
  • Handle sensitive issues with compassion and empathy
  • Provide support and reassurance during unforeseen incidents such as accidents
  • Be a hardworking advocate for users while answering any questions that come your way
  • Show compassion to frustrated users while solving problems and addressing unsatisfactory experiences.
  • Lead a high volume caseload by being organized and a subject matter expert
  • Have keen eye for detail and strong sense of doing the right thing
  • Triage issues and raise them when vital
  • Be a great teammate through engagement and ownership

What You'll Need

  • Support experience in a high-volume environment, including service industries, retail, hospitality or other support environments
  • Experience in escalated customer service or relevant prior experience investigating urgent and high-priority issues including accidents allegations and handling sensitive information
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to establish trust and effective working relationships with others on an external and internal basis
  • Dedication to excellence in behavior, performance and work product
  • Ability to adjust and adapt in a dynamic work environment
  • High proficiency using computers (typing, quickly navigating between various tools)
  • Exceptional reading comprehension and writing skills. Ability to connect what users are asking for with answers to their true issues.
  • Passion for helping others and creating support experiences that exceed users' expectations!
  • Skilled at handling multiple issues at once to efficiently solve a large number of inquiries
  • Must work well in a team environment, contributing to a collaborative work environment where people learn from one another and continuously improve processes on behalf of users
  • Work time will be shift based totalling 40 hours per week
  • Weekend and weekly evening shifts are required
  • Customer support experience via messaging and phone and a consistent record of meeting KPIs

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.

Offices continue to be central to collaboration and Uber’s cultural identity. Unless formally approved to work fully remotely, Uber expects employees to spend at least half of their work time in their assigned office. For certain roles, such as those based at green-light hubs, employees are expected to be in-office for 100% of their time. Please speak with your recruiter to better understand in-office expectations for this role.