Bicycle Mechanic, Corporate Bike Program
Posted by Bikes Make Life Better on 10/15/2021
Industry Sector: Bike
Job Categories: Operations, Retail - Bike Mechanic - Ski Technician
Company Type: Events, Service, Retail
Required Experience: 3 - 5 years
Job Type: Full Time
Required to Relocate: Yes
Required to Travel: No
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job Seeker Must Live Within: 50+ miles
Job Description & Requirements
Title: Bicycle Mechanic (Bellevue, WA) Type: Hourly Non-Exempt Hours/Week: 40 hours
Bikes Make Life Better designs and operates world-class bicycle programs for large organizations that have a strong commitment to sustainable transportation. We run a robust bike program for a high-tech company headquartered in Menlo Park, CA as well as on-site bike shops and programming at their Eastside Seattle, WA offices.
We are seeking an experienced bicycle mechanic to staff a one-person bike commute shop in a busy Bellevue, WA office, providing bike repairs for employees, as well as assisting with any bike and alternative transportation questions.
The ideal candidate will be able to competently diagnose and repair bicycles and accurately document work in a timely, efficient manner. This is a fast-paced, dynamic, cutting-edge bike program unlike a traditional bike shop, with a simple mission: to get more people on bikes, whether for transportation, recreation or commuting to work.
Duties and Responsibilities
? Staff a one-person bike commute shop in a busy Bellevue office
? Repair employee bikes and provide commute assistance
? Handle sales of bike accessories through a POS system
? Assist in coordinating classes, rides, and events that promote bike commuting
? Help promote bike-related programs such as Bike to Work days
? Operate a weekly pop-up bike repair station in Redmond
? Increase Ridership
? Customer Satisfaction
? Sales & Service
? 3+ years professional experience as a bike mechanic, ideally in a bike or all-sport shop
? Proven ability to assemble and work on all types of bikes, including high-end road and mountain bikes
? Solid computer skills (POS, Excel, CRM) and comfort learning/using new programs
? Friendly and customer service-driven
? Self-starter with superb time management skills and the ability to multitask in a busy work environment
? Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
? Familiarity with social media
? Familiarity with Bellevue/Redmond
Our compensation package includes:
? $24/hour (weekdays only)
? Health, dental, vision, 401K with 4% matching, industry discounts, paid time off
including major holidays, and other perks
Compliance with all health and safety policies and procedures including but not limited to COVID-19 vaccination, testing, and quarantine requirements.
Bikes Make Life Better is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, along with great perks.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history and identity checks.
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