Lime is hiring an

Operations Associate - Bochum

Bochum, Germany
About the job
Lime's mission is to realise a future for transportation that is shared, electric and carbon-free. As the world's leading provider of shared electric vehicles, Lime partners with cities to deploy electric bikes, scooters and mopeds to serve any trip under five miles. One of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential Companies in 2021, Lime has powered more than 200 million rides in more than 150 cities across five continents, spurring a new generation of clean alternatives to car ownership. Learn more at

We are looking for a data-driven, hands-on, and entrepreneurial individual to join our German Operations team. As an Operations Associate, you will actively support our core business growth in North-West Germany, including important market by participating in various supply-related projects.

What You'll Do:

  • Supervision of Lime's daily operations
  • Fleet management
  • Key account management of outsourcing partners
  • Optimise service area, hotspots and deployment strategies
  • Lead a team of Operations Specialists tasked with in-field repairs and asset recovery
  • Define new processes and best practices to drive operational excellence
  • Be involved in cost management efforts
  • Participate in the hiring, training and supervision of the ground team
  • Produce ad-hoc analysis to inform business decisions

About You:

  • Some familiarity with the region and ability to anticipate operational challenges Lime may face there
  • Bilingual in both German and English
  • Graduate of an accredited business or engineering school
  • Past experience in a startup, investment banking, consulting, or other demanding fields
  • Project management experience
  • Can-do attitude, no task is below you
  • Ability to navigate and decode data
  • Proficient in Excel and Google Sheets
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Natural leadership
  • Organised individual who can work independently with tight deadlines in a multicultural environment
  • Some people management experience is a plus

What We Offer:

  • Opportunity to revolutionise transportation in your hometown with the leader in urban mobility solutions
  • Scale with a rapidly growing organisation, with tons of opportunity for growth
  • Play a role in the transformation of urban mobility and sustainability
  • Work with a team of fun and motivated individuals
  • Competitive salary and benefits

We’re hiring all over Germany! If you see a similar role in another city, feel free to apply and let us know. 

Lime is an Equal Opportunity Employer, but that’s only the start. We want people with different backgrounds, abilities, identities, and mindsets to join us—not just to do great work, but to build a better, more representative world.

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