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Bicycle Mechanic/Rebalancer


Posted by Bikes Make Life Better on 03/17/2020

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Bike

Job Categories: Operations

Company Type: Events, Service, Retail

State: CA

City: Sunnyvale

Country: United States

Required Experience: 1 - 3 years

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: $21-25/hour

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

Minimum qualifications:

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)

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About Bikes Make Life Better

Bikes Make Life Better plans and operates bike programs for large organizations that have a strong commitment to sustainable transportation