Belmont Wheelworks


Bicycle Technician - Full Time

Reference ID : 6403
Location : Belmont, MA
Category : Retail
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


Wheelworks has been a mainstay of the Boston bicycle community since 1977. We have been recognized locally and nationally as an outstanding professional bicycle retailer for all types of riders. If you are looking to combine your passion for cycling with a fun, dynamic job in the cycling industry, consider applying for one of the positions below at any of our stores.


Seasonal Part-Time Positions: March through September 30-October 15


Duties


Significant technical skills are required including dis/assembling and identifying various types of bottom bracket, wheel building, crank arm replacement, hydraulic systems, derailleur service, headset overhaul, changing all kinds of cables, brakes, brake levers, shifter cables, plus flat repair. Less specific requirements include mechanical aptitude, dexterity, time management, problem solving, and attention to detail. Bicycle mechanics will need to use the Lightspeed POS tool to access service schedule and contact customers when their bicycle is ready for pickup.


Requirements


Previous experience as a mechanic is a must.

  • Previous bike assembly experience or equivalent preferred
  • Interest in working in a team environment committed to providing excellent sales and service experience while increasing sales through service
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain open and positive relations with employees and customers
  • Interest in developing own skills and knowledge
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs, including evenings and weekends
  • Ability to periodically lift 40 pounds

Nice To Haves


Certification is a plus. Priority consideration to those with electronic shifting and eBike technical skills.


Benefits


This position will be paid hourly, but the exact sum offered will depend on the specific experience of the applicant, so that figure will determined after an interview.



Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Retail
Minimum Experience : 2 Yrs
Location : Belmont, MA

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