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  • BIKE MECHANIC - Velocity Cycle and Ski, Orillia, On

    $13-$16 per hour

    Everyone loves bikes and there are plenty of types of bikes and riding out there. So many experiences, so little time..

    At Velocity Cycle and Ski, we want all of our sales and technical associates to tap into the experience side of cycling and be part of a team that matches our customer’s vision of the experience that they want from cycling with service, bikes, clothing and accessories.

    Since 2004, Velocity Cycle and Ski has served our customer’s need for up-to-date products and advice as well as professional and reliable bike servicing. We are Orillia’s go-to bike shop! To remain that way, we need good people. If you share our passion for great customer service and want to get more people on bikes and keep them there, then we need to hear from you.

    What we are looking for:

    Assemble and repair new and used bicycles to Velocity’s high standard.
    Guide customers to select the correct services and parts for their bikes and how they want to ride.
    Provide parts and service assistance and solutions for the sales staff.
    Mentor and train our front-line staff.
    Keep shop organised, stocked and clean.
    Continuously update knowledge base for bike maintenance.
    Be a shop ambassador at trade shows, demos and group rides.

    Your qualifications:

    Minimum of 1-2 years of bicycle technical experience in a bike shop environment.
    Bike mechanics certification a huge asset.
    High mechanical aptitude with ability to perform all levels of tune-ups and services.
    Must have working knowledge of modern drivetrains and brake systems such as DI2, hydraulic disc brakes, wheel truing etc.
    Excellent troubleshooting and analyltic abilities.
    Experience working in fast-paced retail and using a point-of-sale system at the front counter.
    Obviously we need a polite and professional person with a huge passion for helping cyclists.
    Flexible schedule and ability to work weekends.
    Ability to lift 50lbs.
    Are aware Rule #5 and the concept of n+1.

    Why join the Velocity team:

    Competitive wages with opportunity for advancement.
    35-40 hrs per week in-season.
    Employee discount.
    A fun fast-paced environment.
    Great area for outdoor recreation and lifestyle.

    Does this sound like it is a job for you? If this interests you, send us a cover letter outlining why you would like to help us provide great customer experiences and what you can bring to our cool little bike shop as well s a resume showing any pertinent work experience.

    Thanks for your interest - note that only those that are selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Reply with resume and cover letter to:

    Ron Spencer
    ron@velocitybicycle.com

    Thanks and good luck!!

  • McPhail's Cycle and Sport in Waterloo, Ontario, is seeking full time Service Technician mechanic. Applicants need:

    • Minimum of 2 years experience as a bike mechanic in a full service shop, including experience in Electronic Drivetrains, Hydraulic and Mechanical Braking Systems, Wheel Building and Suspension Systems
    • A personal responsibility for completing work in an efficient and professional manner
    • Excel in customer service
    • Willing to work as a team member
    • A passion for cycling

    Must be willing to work weekends, and potential overtime
    Our shop is located in Uptown Waterloo and has a rich history of serving all cycling clientele. Our current line includes Cervelo, Kona, Opus, Raleigh and Specialized, although we service all brands.

    Position: Service Technician

    Reports To: Service Manager

    Summary
    The Service Technician is responsible for providing mechanical repairs and maintenance to bicycles and other merchandise at McPhail's Cycle and Sport.

    The primary responsibilities and areas of impact for this position include, but are not limited to:

    • Complete repairs and maintenance of bicycles and installation of accessories in a timely manner.
    • Ensure understanding of customer's needs and clearly explain any concerns.
    • Apply customer service skills to exceed customer's expectations.
    • Process and check in/out bikes following proper procedures.
    • Provide feedback to the Service Manager on ideas to improve the department.
    • Promote McPhail's Cycle and Sport's mission, values, and standards.

    Store Operations
    • Responsible for following all store policies and procedures.
    • Maintain a clean work area and assist in keeping the service area presentable.
    • Development.
    • Continually challenge self to enhance mechanical skills and familiarity of products.

    Position Requirements
    • Prior bicycle mechanic and assembly experience.
    • Ability to communicate and interact with a diverse population.
    • Mechanically inclined and solid problem solving skills.
    • Present a strong customer service focus.
    • Ability to multitask and work with many customers at one time.
    • Knowledge of computers and technology.
    • Dedication to get the job done.

    Working Conditions
    • Ability to stand, sit and use hands for extended periods of time.
    • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs. while utilizing appropriate equipment and safety techniques.
    • Exposure to various potentially hazardous chemicals such as grease and cleaning solutions.

    Compensation
    • Competitive Experience-based wage.
    • Year round employment

    Please send resumes to info@mcphailscycle.com or drop off at 98 King st. N Waterloo

  • BECOME
    Become part of something bigger at Sport Chek. Share your passion and experience and help inspire others to be their best. Explore and learn, become your personal best and feel the satisfaction of making a difference. Become connected, to a community of people all working towards the same goal.

    Bring us your enthusiasm, your energy, and your commitment. Become an ambassador of your sport, and work side by side with like-minded people dedicated to inspiring and helping your community lead more active, healthy lives.

    SERVICE SHOP TECHNICIAN (BIKE-INTERMEDIATE)
    As a Service Shop Technician, you’re as good with people as you are with your hands. After all, it’s your job to interact with customers, assess their needs, and then setup, repair, and maintain their sporting equipment. In helping athletes get back to living “The Power of Sport”, all safety measures will be taken to ensure their equipment is serviced to the manufacturer’s specifications.

    What you’ll do.
    -Assembling/disassembling different types of bicycles
    -Wheel building, wheel truing, tire changing
    -Crank arm replacement, change derailleurs, headset overhaul, chain check and replacement
    -Changing brakes, brake and shift levers, cables
    -Ski & snowboard mounting, waxing and tuning
    -Maintain clean and organized area
    -Fill out proper documentation for receiving, servicing and returning customer products

    What you’ll get.
    -Competitive salary
    -Discounts on all the latest gear
    -A fun, fast paced environment
    -Comprehensive training in a variety of formats

    What you bring.
    -Extensive personal experience working on various bikes and brands
    -Ability to do most repairs such as changing and fixing hydraulic brakes, wheel truing, suspension
    -Previous bike building experience is an asset
    -Ability to problem solve and work in fast paced environment
    -Good team player and communicate clearly with customers
    -High School education

    At Sport Chek, we pride ourselves on having our jobs be an extension of people’s lifestyles, with a flexible schedule of work and play. Sport Chek is Canada’s only national big box sporting goods retailers, with over 200 stores from coast-to-coast.

  • To Whom it May Concern,

     

    Profix would like to offer your volunteers and/or enthusiastic clients local

    job opportunities as bicycle technicians.

     

    Profix is a Canadian owned and operated service company working with hundreds

    of small and large businesses located across Canada. We are established as

    the largest vendor specializing in Bike Assembly and Repair at Canadian Tire,

    a retailer with high volume bike service needs. All Profix workers have

    access to our latest mobile app allowing for quick and easy dispatch,

    communication and reporting to allow for an efficient, streamlined process.

     

    Currently, we’re hiring Bike Technicians for our fast approaching season.

    We provide training: so any experience level is considered - however we

    prefer recruiting workers who are familiar with the in's and out's of the

    bike world as it tends to provide a smoother transition to assembly and

    repair.

     

    Our technicians also have the opportunity for advancement as the company

    looks to promote from within. Experienced technicians have a chance to work

    towards becoming a Profix certified trainer, training other technicians as

    well as providing our clients with a variety of assembly and labour services.

     

    If there's interest right away, please have candidates send a CV to:

     

    applicants@cycleprofix.com

     

    Stand Out! Be sure to remind candidates to include mention of the Co-op or

    association in the email subject as we receive hundreds of applications per

    day.

     

    We’d like to discuss how Profix and your Co-op or association can work

    together both immediately and long term. Profix is always open to donations

    programs, including recycling bicycle parts and organized cycling community

    events. Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions with the

    contact information provided below.

     

    Phone - 1-855-739-5069

    Email - info@cycleprofix.com

    Web - www.cycleprofix.com

     

  • Spokes and Sports is a family run business serving North York for over 32 years. We are looking for a new team member to lead our bicycle assembly and repairs department. We sell mainly to the family and casual rider so we like to keep things light and fun in the shop. Work loads can be high in the busy season but we all know and respect the work of the mechanic. It is a key position for the success of the business and we look forward to meeting you. We currently have a mix of young and experienced team members with a wide variety of interests including music, movies, sports and especially a passion for cycling!

    Spokes and Sports, as the name suggests, is not just a bicycle shop, but also an important sporting goods store in the North York Region. We sell Baseball, Hockey and Curling along with many other minor sport products.

    If you are looking for a fun, exciting and new experience, Spokes and Sports is here waiting to help you grow as a mechanic but also a sporting goods expert.

  • Trek Bicycle Store London is currently seeking an experienced bicycle mechanic for our Shimano Service department. The positions will be full-time and also offer benefits and paid time off. The ideal candidates would be confident in their ability to take apart, troubleshoot, and reassemble bicycle components such as suspension linkages, hydraulic brake systems, and drive trains. Experienced in facing frames, assembly, and all other typical duties of a bicycle mechanic required.

    Requirements

    - Has experience working on all shifting systems
    - Has excellent interpersonal skills
    - Computer proficiency and the ability to creat/process digital work orders a must
    - Has extremely high standards for precision mechanical work
    - Is passionate about providing the highest level of customer service possible
    Wages negotiable based on experience.

    Full time position is seasonal with potential for yearly employment. We look forward to hearing from you!

    Job Type: Full-time

    Required education:

    High school or equivalent

  • Trek Bicycle Store London is currently looking for a workshop Service Writer. You must be able to provide our customers with excellent customer service. Daily responsibilities include greeting customer, diagnosing mechanical issues and creating accurate digital work orders (Specific POS training will be supplied). Applicants must be confident in their ability to troubleshoot mechanical issues on the spot and demonstrate a working knowledge of bicycle mechanics.

    You must be charismatic, outgoing and passionate about service. The ideal candidate will have experience in specialty retail sales or professional experience in a bike shop. Saturday shifts are a must. Contract runs until September 31st although the possibility of future or long term employment is entirely dependent on your skills and results this summer.

    Starting wage is better than Ontario Minimum Wage and is flexible based on experience and ability.

    If you think you would be a good fit with us, please send us a resume along with a short cover letter explaining why you think you're the right person for this job. We look forward to hearing from you.

  • We are currently looking for mechanics for wide variety of bikes. Be it road, mountain, track, commuter, TT. from high end to the mass produced box

    store CCM's of the world. Our Mechanics not only need to be skilled at repairs but also have the interpersonal skills to deal with the public, walk in client

    and also be able to advise clients, actively question the client in order to determine the clients needs and wants in a new bike.

     

    We will train the individual (equal opportunity employment opp.) on our P.O.S. system for billing out.

    All applicants will be cross trained to handle inventory, incoming shipments, merchandising at store level and sales.

     

    The individual must be able to physically lift bikes in and out of repair stands solo. max 50lbs (22.7 kg)

    Must have a good working knowledge of basic bike repair ( Park tool school standards preferred)

    We pride ourselves on empowering our staff and educate our clients with them present, bike side and go over each repair in real time

    so they know exactly what needs to be done and what we recommend should be done so there are no surprises.

     

    we offer competitive remuneration based on experience, a willingness to learn and showing a drive for personal bests.

      

    Greg Scott,

    Pedalinx Bike shop.

    3221 Derry Rd. west

    Mississauga, ON

    Unit 15,L5N7L7

     http://www.pedalinx.com

    Sales staff   

     

  • Looking for experienced shop mechanic to also act as shop manager. Must have experience in all levels of bicycle mechanics and be able to work in a sales roll as well.

    Requirements:

    • Bike Repairs and Service for a variety of makes and models
    • Assembly of new Bikes to a high standard
    • Service and install accessories for sold bikes
    • Prepare work orders, analyze, solve, and provide estimates for repairs.
    • Must have previous shop experience.
    • Must be able to perform the following with high quality standards and in a timely manner:
      • Minor and Major Tune Ups
      • Bleed Hydraulic Brakes
      • Overhaul wheel hubs, bottom brackets and headsets.
      • True and re-spoke wheels.
      • Position to be filled no later than April 1
  • If you are passionate about cycling, have strong mechanical skills for both

    road and mountain bikes and enjoy working directly with people, this position

    may be for you.

     

    Velofix is a mobile bike shop looking for a full-time bike mechanic to

    operate the Velofix van in the Halton area (Oakville, Burlington, Milton and

    Halton Hills).

     

    In this unique full-time position, you will be working from a customized

    Mercedes Benz Sprinter van with all of the racks, tools and parts to provide

    everything from quick tune-ups to complete overhauls. Working independently,

    you will travel from client to client providing high-quality repairs and

    maintenance as well as providing guidance and advice and exceptional customer

    service at the customer’s convenience and at their location.

     

    You will also:

    •             Manage, monitor and actively participate in organizing bookings and

    inventory management

    •             Work closely with the Velofix Franchise Owner to maximize efficiency, and

    meet or exceed monthly revenue targets

    •             Promote the awareness and positive image of the company using the

    traditional and emerging marketing tools, including but not limited to trade

    shows, conventions, presentations, websites, and social media activation and

    membership

    •             Attend, participate and coordinate events, corporate days and team

    rides/sponsorship events

     

    Qualifications/Skills:

     

    -              Completion of the Winterborne Bicycle Institute’s Professional Bicycle

    Program and professional experience

    -              Clean driving record

    -              Exceptional customer service and communication skills

    -              Independent worker, able to manage time to meet scheduled appointments

     

    Please submit your resume to tomk@velofix.com by Friday, February 28, 2017.

    Thank you to all candidates, only those selected for interviews will be

    contacted.

     

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