Location: San Francisco / Remote
Employment Type: Full-time
Team: Public Policy and Communications
Embark Trucks is America's Longest-Running Self-Driving Truck Program and is
bringing autonomous freight mainstream. As covered by the Wall Street Journal,
CNBC, Forbes, TechCrunch and and other outlets, Embark went public via a
billion SPAC deal in November 2021, and is listed on Nasdaq under the symbol
EMBK. Embark is headquartered in San Francisco, CA with operations centers in
Fontana, CA and Houston, TX, moving freight daily using our purpose-built
transfer hubs. Embark has aligned itself with [truck
truck-oem-platforms-301259787.html), shippers, and carriers to integrate our
technology into the freight ecosystem, pursuing a [business
where fleets own and operate Embark trucks. This is an incredibly exciting
time for autonomous vehicles and our team is looking to grow.
We are looking for a detail-oriented key contributor to Embark's growing Public Policy Team, which advocates for policies that enable the safe and timely deployment of Level 4 automated freight trucking. You will have a unique opportunity to help shape the future of self-driving trucks, solving leading-edge policy and regulatory challenges that will dramatically impact the $700+ billion freight trucking industry.
The Public Policy Manager will report directly to the Head of Public Policy and be responsible for Embark’s state policy and regulatory engagement, with an initial emphasis on California. You will also contribute to a wide range of central policy development functions, including leading key national cross- functional policy initiatives. The Public Policy Manager will work closely with Embark's Legal Team, Safety Team, Operations Team, Engineering Team, as well as other Embark teams as needed.
At Embark we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
Embark Trucks, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Embark in the Press:
[The Wall Street Journal – Embark Announces $5.2 Billion Deal to Go Public](https://www.wsj.com/articles/self-driving-truck-startup-embark-to-go- public-in-5-2-billion-spac-deal-11624442400?mod=e2tw)
[Business Insider – Embark's Original Pitch Deck](https://www.businessinsider.com/read-self-driving-truck-startup-embarks- original-pitch-deck-2021-8)
[CNBC - Our Partner Development Program](https://www.cnbc.com/2021/04/08/ab- inbev-werner-enterprises-to-test-embark-autonomous-trucks.html)
[Forbes - The Embark Universal Interface](https://www.forbes.com/sites/richardbishop1/2021/04/11/embark- carving-path-to-market-with-universal-truck-interface-new-fleet-partners/)
[Navigating Highway Work Zones with the Embark Driver](https://medium.com/embark-trucks/navigating-highway-work-zones-with- the-embark-driver-6ab8c95822a9?source=collection_home---4------ 5-----------------------)
A few company highlights:
[Embark Blog - Series C and Transfer Hubs](https://medium.com/embark- trucks/embark-announces-70m-series-c-led-by-tiger-global-14f09a4ac77)
[Forbes - 70 Million Dollar Series C ](https://www.forbes.com/sites/alanohnsman/2019/09/25/self-driving-startup- embark-raises-70-million-opens-freight-hubs-for-robot-big-rigs/#483b2d35653a)
[30 Million Dollar Series B led by Sequoia](https://medium.com/embark- trucks/embark-announces-30-million-series-b-led-by-sequoia-394844f29c4c)