Our Toronto store, located at 400 King St West, is looking for a Master Mechanic to join its team.
What you’ll be doing :
· Ensuring bike shop activities are planned and coordinated to meet the needs of our members
· Organizing and facilitating introductory and ongoing training for the bike shop staff
· Assembling, maintaining and repairing bikes within MEC’s productivity, quality, and safety guidelines
· Updating reports and ensuring systems measures are met or exceeded
· Maintaining a clean and organized work environment that meets MEC visual presentation standards
· Conducting all activities with MEC’s sustainability strategies in mind
· Contributing to exceptional member service by conducting all activities with member service in mind
What you need to do it well:
· 3-5 years’ experience in bike assembly, repair and maintenance in a bike shop. Experience as a ski technician an asset
· Experience working with a variety of bikes i.e. kids bikes, mountain bikes, road bikes, city bikes etc.
· Knowledgeable about latest bike equipment and technologies
· Passion for cycling
· Mechanical aptitude
· Strong trouble shooting and problem solving skills
· Demonstrated organization and time management skills
· Solid English communication skills, oral and written
· Retail or customer service experience
· Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
· Availability to work a variety of shifts from Monday to Sunday
· Bike mechanic technical training considered an asset
A retail co-operative, MEC exists to enable and inspire Canadians to live active outdoor lifestyles, supporting activities such as climbing, hiking, snowsports, watersports, cycling, running and yoga. Well known for selling high-quality products that offer great value, MEC employs outdoor enthusiasts who possess a strong service ethic to provide its members with an authentic and accessible customer experience. MEC has more than 3.75 million members across Canada, whom it serves through 17 stores in 6 provinces and www.mec.ca. An individual lifetime membership in MEC costs only $5.