ToolsIndependently-owned bike shop looking for part-time bicycle mechanic for estimated 20 hours/week (may vary depending on work load).

Responsibilities will include:

Service – Evaluate customer bicycles to assess service needs and provide estimate of work involved; perform all levels of service from minor repairs to full tune-ups and bike builds on a variety of bikes including road, mountain, cyclocross and tandem, use point of sale system to complete customer transactions.

Sales – Work with customers to assist with, and facilitate sales of parts, accessories and bicycles.

General – Serve as a knowledgeable resources to customers and visitors on topics related to bicycles, bike maintenance and local riding. Maintain a professional, friendly and no-pressure environment for customers.

The ideal candidate

  • ‬‪Has at least 2 years of mechanical or tech experience working on bicycles‬, either from working at a bike shop or self-taught
  • Training certifications a bonus but not required
  • Is detail oriented, strong in trouble shooting and can fix/repair whatever they are working on
  • Active in the cycling community as rider and/or racer
  • ‪Is neat and organized, and is respectful of a shared workspace‬
  • Is willing and able to work evenings and Saturdays
  • ‪Has some experience in a retail or customer service environment‬
  • ‪Is capable of safely lifting and carrying 40lbs on a regular basis‬
  • ‪Is able to manage their time effectively and work under pressure‬
  • Can provide 2-3 professional referrals and would be willing to complete a 2 week trial period.

To apply
Please send information including experience, referrals and certifications to bikemechanic@stevethebikeguy.com.