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20 Jul
Distribution Center Equipment Technician
Arizona, Phoenix

Vacancy expired!

About thredUP

thredUP is the world's largest fashion resale platform, inspiring a new generation to think secondhand first. The company has spent the past 10 years reinventing resale, building a marketplace and infrastructure now poised to power the $50B resale economy and usher in a more sustainable fashion future. Millions of consumers use thredUP as the easiest way to sell their clothes and shop over 35,000 brands at up to 90% off — online, in stores or via "try-before-you-buy" Goody Boxes. Backed by world-class investors, thredUP designed a resale engine that has redistributed nearly 100 million unique garments from closets across America and is now powering resale for the broader fashion industry via its Resale-As-A-Service (RAAS) platform.

About the role

The Distribution Center Equipment Technician will be responsible for repairing and making improvements to the equipment in our Phoenix distribution center. Technician will also partner with distribution center leadership to keep equipment downtime and errors to a minimum and assist with photo studio modifications and build-outs.


  • Support the operation and preventative maintenance of garment on hanger conveyors, powered roller conveyor and carousel storage systems

  • Perform debug and fault recovery on all material handling systems

  • Fabricate, install, and maintain photography and inspection workstations as required

  • Schedule and perform regular maintenance, cleaning, and repairs on all process equipment

  • Upgrade equipment when necessary to ensure optimal performance

  • Document all machine maintenance activities and communicate with other staff

  • Experienced in the operations and repair of material handling equipment

  • Instruct operators in the use and care of equipment

  • Provide training to operators on equipment operations and safety

  • Continuously monitor all operations and processes to prevent and correct equipment malfunctions

  • Observes safety and security procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions

  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned

  • Available for up to 10% travel to thredUP's distribution centers located across the US.


  • Demonstrated proficiency in supporting electrical and mechanical systems

  • General mechanical assembly and fabrication experience

  • Proficiency with MS Office applications

  • Strong multi-tasking skills

  • Completes several concurrent tasks in an efficient and accurate manner

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be able to support a three shift operation

  • Must know how to read and use schematics relating to process equipment

  • Experience working in a fast paced, dynamic environment, with limited supervision

  • Strong attention to detail with excellent prioritization and follow up skills

  • Must rely on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals in a variety of tasks

  • Must be a team player and communicate effectively with all levels within the organization

  • Authorized to work in the US

  • Be able to perform basic physical tasks such as lifting 25lbs

What we offer

  • The opportunity to make a massive impact & influence outcomes for our business and customers alongside passionate coworkers

  • Autonomy. The ability to make, own, and carry out decisions

  • Competitive pay, equity and full benefits (health/dental/vision insurance & 401k)

At thredUP, our mission has been built on extending the lives of millions of unique clothing items. Much like our inventory, we believe diversity is key. As a diverse and inclusive workplace, we are committed to ensuring our employees are comfortable bringing their authentic selves to work every day. A unique perspective is critical to solving complex problems and inspiring a new generation to think secondhand first. Everyone is welcome - be you.

Vacancy expired!

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