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Trust and Safety Sr. Specialist (Incidents)

Trust and Safety Sr. Specialist (Incidents)

Trust and Safety Sr. Specialist (Incidents)

Trust and Safety Sr. Specialist (Incidents)

Full-time

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Philippines

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Remote

Full-time

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Philippines

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Remote

Full-time

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Philippines

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Remote

Full-time

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Philippines

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Remote

About the job

A home is the biggest investment most people make, and yet, it doesn’t come with a manual. That's why we’re building the only app homeowners need to effortlessly manage their homes — knowing what to do, when to do it, and who to hire. With Thumbtack, millions of people care for what matters most, and pros earn billions of dollars through our platform. And as one of the fastest-growing companies in a $600B+ industry — we must be doing something right.

We are driven by a common goal and the deep satisfaction that comes from knowing our work supports local economies, helps small businesses grow, and brings homeowners peace of mind. We’re seeking people who continually put our purpose first: advocating for pros and customers, embracing change, and choosing teamwork every day.

At Thumbtack, we're creating a new era of home care. If making an impact and the chance to do good inspires you, join us. Imagine what we’ll build together.

Thumbtack by the Numbers

Available nationwide in every U.S. county80 million projects started on Thumbtack10 million 5-star reviews and countingPros earn billions on our platform1000+ employees $3.2 billion valuation (June, 2021)

About The Team

As a part of the Trust and Safety Team, you will have the opportunity to work on some of Thumbtack Support's most interesting and challenging issues. You will work as front-line support on issues that are integral to Thumbtack’s mission and longevity by ensuring our marketplace standards and policies are upheld. On this team, you will be part of a tight-knit, collaborative group that works on solving real and serious problems for our users.

About The Role

You are an integral part of protecting the Thumbtack brand. You have a positive attitude and the willingness to help our users in whatever way possible within difficult situations. You thrive in ambiguity and are dedicated to helping users from problem to solution.

Responsibilities

Handle Trust and Safety cases involving customer concerns via phone, email, and internal resolution platforms.Investigate and mediate disputes between users to help both parties reach a positive outcome wherever possible. Be a decision maker in cases where users may be removed for not following Thumbtack Community Guidelines, Policies, or Terms of Use.

What you’ll need

If you don't think you meet all of the criteria below but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.

Strong verbal communication, ability to establish a connection and trust over the phone, as well as empathize with the caller while still enforcing Trust and Safety policies and procedures.Strong writing abilities, able to effectively address concerns in emails and other messenger resolution platforms.Confident in their good judgment and decision-making abilities based on the information available. Level-headed, does not get shaken by difficult or complex situations.Positive attitude, loves solving problems and is a good listener.

Bonus points if you have

Strong preference for those with previous experience in Trust and Safety, Fraud Prevention, or advanced Customer Support Team

Thumbtack is a virtual-first company, meaning you can live and work from any one of our approved locations across the United States, Canada or the Philippines.* Learn more about our virtual-first working model here .

Benefits & Perks

Virtual-first working model coupled with in-person events20 company-wide holidays including a week-long end-of-year company shutdownLibraries (optional use collaboration & connection hubs) in San Francisco and Salt Lake City WiFi reimbursements Cell phone reimbursements (North America) Employee Assistance Program for mental health and well-being

Learn More About Us

Life @ Thumbtack Blog How Thumbtack is embracing virtual work Follow us on LinkedIn Meet the pros who inspire us

Thumbtack embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial, state, or local law. We also will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, consistent with applicable law.

Thumbtack is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation for a medical condition or disability during any part of the application process, please contact: recruitingops@thumbtack.com .

If you are a California resident, please review information regarding your rights under California privacy laws contained in Thumbtack’s Privacy policy available at https://www.thumbtack.com/privacy/

About the job

A home is the biggest investment most people make, and yet, it doesn’t come with a manual. That's why we’re building the only app homeowners need to effortlessly manage their homes — knowing what to do, when to do it, and who to hire. With Thumbtack, millions of people care for what matters most, and pros earn billions of dollars through our platform. And as one of the fastest-growing companies in a $600B+ industry — we must be doing something right.

We are driven by a common goal and the deep satisfaction that comes from knowing our work supports local economies, helps small businesses grow, and brings homeowners peace of mind. We’re seeking people who continually put our purpose first: advocating for pros and customers, embracing change, and choosing teamwork every day.

At Thumbtack, we're creating a new era of home care. If making an impact and the chance to do good inspires you, join us. Imagine what we’ll build together.

Thumbtack by the Numbers

Available nationwide in every U.S. county80 million projects started on Thumbtack10 million 5-star reviews and countingPros earn billions on our platform1000+ employees $3.2 billion valuation (June, 2021)

About The Team

As a part of the Trust and Safety Team, you will have the opportunity to work on some of Thumbtack Support's most interesting and challenging issues. You will work as front-line support on issues that are integral to Thumbtack’s mission and longevity by ensuring our marketplace standards and policies are upheld. On this team, you will be part of a tight-knit, collaborative group that works on solving real and serious problems for our users.

About The Role

You are an integral part of protecting the Thumbtack brand. You have a positive attitude and the willingness to help our users in whatever way possible within difficult situations. You thrive in ambiguity and are dedicated to helping users from problem to solution.

Responsibilities

Handle Trust and Safety cases involving customer concerns via phone, email, and internal resolution platforms.Investigate and mediate disputes between users to help both parties reach a positive outcome wherever possible. Be a decision maker in cases where users may be removed for not following Thumbtack Community Guidelines, Policies, or Terms of Use.

What you’ll need

If you don't think you meet all of the criteria below but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.

Strong verbal communication, ability to establish a connection and trust over the phone, as well as empathize with the caller while still enforcing Trust and Safety policies and procedures.Strong writing abilities, able to effectively address concerns in emails and other messenger resolution platforms.Confident in their good judgment and decision-making abilities based on the information available. Level-headed, does not get shaken by difficult or complex situations.Positive attitude, loves solving problems and is a good listener.

Bonus points if you have

Strong preference for those with previous experience in Trust and Safety, Fraud Prevention, or advanced Customer Support Team

Thumbtack is a virtual-first company, meaning you can live and work from any one of our approved locations across the United States, Canada or the Philippines.* Learn more about our virtual-first working model here .

Benefits & Perks

Virtual-first working model coupled with in-person events20 company-wide holidays including a week-long end-of-year company shutdownLibraries (optional use collaboration & connection hubs) in San Francisco and Salt Lake City WiFi reimbursements Cell phone reimbursements (North America) Employee Assistance Program for mental health and well-being

Learn More About Us

Life @ Thumbtack Blog How Thumbtack is embracing virtual work Follow us on LinkedIn Meet the pros who inspire us

Thumbtack embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial, state, or local law. We also will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, consistent with applicable law.

Thumbtack is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation for a medical condition or disability during any part of the application process, please contact: recruitingops@thumbtack.com .

If you are a California resident, please review information regarding your rights under California privacy laws contained in Thumbtack’s Privacy policy available at https://www.thumbtack.com/privacy/

About the job

A home is the biggest investment most people make, and yet, it doesn’t come with a manual. That's why we’re building the only app homeowners need to effortlessly manage their homes — knowing what to do, when to do it, and who to hire. With Thumbtack, millions of people care for what matters most, and pros earn billions of dollars through our platform. And as one of the fastest-growing companies in a $600B+ industry — we must be doing something right.

We are driven by a common goal and the deep satisfaction that comes from knowing our work supports local economies, helps small businesses grow, and brings homeowners peace of mind. We’re seeking people who continually put our purpose first: advocating for pros and customers, embracing change, and choosing teamwork every day.

At Thumbtack, we're creating a new era of home care. If making an impact and the chance to do good inspires you, join us. Imagine what we’ll build together.

Thumbtack by the Numbers

Available nationwide in every U.S. county80 million projects started on Thumbtack10 million 5-star reviews and countingPros earn billions on our platform1000+ employees $3.2 billion valuation (June, 2021)

About The Team

As a part of the Trust and Safety Team, you will have the opportunity to work on some of Thumbtack Support's most interesting and challenging issues. You will work as front-line support on issues that are integral to Thumbtack’s mission and longevity by ensuring our marketplace standards and policies are upheld. On this team, you will be part of a tight-knit, collaborative group that works on solving real and serious problems for our users.

About The Role

You are an integral part of protecting the Thumbtack brand. You have a positive attitude and the willingness to help our users in whatever way possible within difficult situations. You thrive in ambiguity and are dedicated to helping users from problem to solution.

Responsibilities

Handle Trust and Safety cases involving customer concerns via phone, email, and internal resolution platforms.Investigate and mediate disputes between users to help both parties reach a positive outcome wherever possible. Be a decision maker in cases where users may be removed for not following Thumbtack Community Guidelines, Policies, or Terms of Use.

What you’ll need

If you don't think you meet all of the criteria below but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.

Strong verbal communication, ability to establish a connection and trust over the phone, as well as empathize with the caller while still enforcing Trust and Safety policies and procedures.Strong writing abilities, able to effectively address concerns in emails and other messenger resolution platforms.Confident in their good judgment and decision-making abilities based on the information available. Level-headed, does not get shaken by difficult or complex situations.Positive attitude, loves solving problems and is a good listener.

Bonus points if you have

Strong preference for those with previous experience in Trust and Safety, Fraud Prevention, or advanced Customer Support Team

Thumbtack is a virtual-first company, meaning you can live and work from any one of our approved locations across the United States, Canada or the Philippines.* Learn more about our virtual-first working model here .

Benefits & Perks

Virtual-first working model coupled with in-person events20 company-wide holidays including a week-long end-of-year company shutdownLibraries (optional use collaboration & connection hubs) in San Francisco and Salt Lake City WiFi reimbursements Cell phone reimbursements (North America) Employee Assistance Program for mental health and well-being

Learn More About Us

Life @ Thumbtack Blog How Thumbtack is embracing virtual work Follow us on LinkedIn Meet the pros who inspire us

Thumbtack embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial, state, or local law. We also will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, consistent with applicable law.

Thumbtack is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation for a medical condition or disability during any part of the application process, please contact: recruitingops@thumbtack.com .

If you are a California resident, please review information regarding your rights under California privacy laws contained in Thumbtack’s Privacy policy available at https://www.thumbtack.com/privacy/

About the job

A home is the biggest investment most people make, and yet, it doesn’t come with a manual. That's why we’re building the only app homeowners need to effortlessly manage their homes — knowing what to do, when to do it, and who to hire. With Thumbtack, millions of people care for what matters most, and pros earn billions of dollars through our platform. And as one of the fastest-growing companies in a $600B+ industry — we must be doing something right.

We are driven by a common goal and the deep satisfaction that comes from knowing our work supports local economies, helps small businesses grow, and brings homeowners peace of mind. We’re seeking people who continually put our purpose first: advocating for pros and customers, embracing change, and choosing teamwork every day.

At Thumbtack, we're creating a new era of home care. If making an impact and the chance to do good inspires you, join us. Imagine what we’ll build together.

Thumbtack by the Numbers

Available nationwide in every U.S. county80 million projects started on Thumbtack10 million 5-star reviews and countingPros earn billions on our platform1000+ employees $3.2 billion valuation (June, 2021)

About The Team

As a part of the Trust and Safety Team, you will have the opportunity to work on some of Thumbtack Support's most interesting and challenging issues. You will work as front-line support on issues that are integral to Thumbtack’s mission and longevity by ensuring our marketplace standards and policies are upheld. On this team, you will be part of a tight-knit, collaborative group that works on solving real and serious problems for our users.

About The Role

You are an integral part of protecting the Thumbtack brand. You have a positive attitude and the willingness to help our users in whatever way possible within difficult situations. You thrive in ambiguity and are dedicated to helping users from problem to solution.

Responsibilities

Handle Trust and Safety cases involving customer concerns via phone, email, and internal resolution platforms.Investigate and mediate disputes between users to help both parties reach a positive outcome wherever possible. Be a decision maker in cases where users may be removed for not following Thumbtack Community Guidelines, Policies, or Terms of Use.

What you’ll need

If you don't think you meet all of the criteria below but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.

Strong verbal communication, ability to establish a connection and trust over the phone, as well as empathize with the caller while still enforcing Trust and Safety policies and procedures.Strong writing abilities, able to effectively address concerns in emails and other messenger resolution platforms.Confident in their good judgment and decision-making abilities based on the information available. Level-headed, does not get shaken by difficult or complex situations.Positive attitude, loves solving problems and is a good listener.

Bonus points if you have

Strong preference for those with previous experience in Trust and Safety, Fraud Prevention, or advanced Customer Support Team

Thumbtack is a virtual-first company, meaning you can live and work from any one of our approved locations across the United States, Canada or the Philippines.* Learn more about our virtual-first working model here .

Benefits & Perks

Virtual-first working model coupled with in-person events20 company-wide holidays including a week-long end-of-year company shutdownLibraries (optional use collaboration & connection hubs) in San Francisco and Salt Lake City WiFi reimbursements Cell phone reimbursements (North America) Employee Assistance Program for mental health and well-being

Learn More About Us

Life @ Thumbtack Blog How Thumbtack is embracing virtual work Follow us on LinkedIn Meet the pros who inspire us

Thumbtack embraces diversity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial, state, or local law. We also will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, consistent with applicable law.

Thumbtack is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation for a medical condition or disability during any part of the application process, please contact: recruitingops@thumbtack.com .

If you are a California resident, please review information regarding your rights under California privacy laws contained in Thumbtack’s Privacy policy available at https://www.thumbtack.com/privacy/

About Company

We’re Thumbtack, a technology company helping millions of people confidently care for and improve their homes. Our homeowners get personalized guidance on what to do and when to do it as well as who to hire from our growing community of 300,000 local service businesses. Every day in every county of the U.S., people turn to Thumbtack to complete small fixes, routine maintenance, and major improvements. With over 10 million 5-star projects and counting, we empower homeowners to take control and local businesses to grow. Bringing the $600 billion+ home services industry online, Thumbtack is a technology leader creating a new era of home care. Working at Thumbtack means being part of a dynamic culture built on integrity, inclusion, and authenticity—where our leaders listen to feedback and take action. We’ll equip you to do the best work of your career, give you the flexibility to live wherever you want, and treat you like you’re our greatest asset because you are. If making an impact and the chance to do good inspires you, join us! Imagine what we’ll build together.2024 Built In Fully Remote Best Place to Work 2023 Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials 2023 Great Place to Work - Best Workplaces for Parents To learn more about life at Thumbtack and see current job openings, visit thumbtack.com/careers. Thumbtack’s investors include Sequoia Capital, Tiger Global Management, Javelin Venture Partners, Baillie Gifford, and CapitalG, among others.Please be advised: Thumbtack's Recruiting team will only communicate with active candidates from Thumbtack LinkedIn verified accounts.

Total Employees

1,455

Company 2-Year Growth

0%

Median Employee Tenure

3.8 years

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