Posted by Bikes Make Life Better on 03/17/2020
Industry Sector: Bike
Job Categories: Operations
Company Type: Events, Service, Retail
Country: United States
Required Experience: 1 - 3 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
Bikes Make Life Better, Inc. manages a large bike fleet at one of our client organizations — think large hi-tech company in Silicon Valley (Sunnyvale) — and we’re adding to our team.
We’re hiring a bicycle fleet mechanic/rebalancer to service a corporate bike program. In addition to maintaining the fleet bikes used daily by hundreds of employees, you’ll be responsible for maintaining the daily distribution of fleet bikes around campus.
The ideal candidate should be able to competently diagnose, repair and maintain bicycles, be comfortable working outdoors, riding a bike in varying weather conditions, and providing excellent customer service.
NOTE: There may be an opportunity for full- or part-time work; all interested are encouraged to apply.
Duties and responsibilities:
Maintain and repair campus bikes
Maintain and repair e-bikes
Build campus bikes on an as-needed basis
Monitor GPS Fleet Management Software (FMS)
Retrieve stray bikes that leave the corporate campus
Redistribute campus bikes daily using an e-cargo bike and trailer as well as a sprinter-style van
Organize and maintain tools and other assets of the bicycle maintenance operation
Assist with bike programs, events and special promotions, as needed
1+ years as a bike mechanic, preferably at a bike or all-sports shop
Proven ability to assemble and perform standard bike maintenance
Experience servicing electric bikes required
Ability to frequently lift 40 pounds
Working knowledge of, and comfort with, basic office computer programs (Word, Excel, PPT, email, etc.)
Friendly and customer service-oriented
Self-starter with superb time management skills and the ability to multitask in a collaborative, busy work environment
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Bikes Make Life Better is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to a diverse workforce. Women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, along with great perks including health, dental, vision, 401K with 4% matching, commuter benefits, industry discounts, 3 weeks of paid time off per year, paid holidays, plus many of the benefits of working on a corporate campus.
Compensation: $22/hour (weekdays only)