compensation: Pay is DOE employment type: full-time
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Our Repair & Service department is hiring for:
1-2 PT to FT Experienced Bike Mechanics:
The Gear Fix is seeking an Experienced Bicycle Mechanic to join our team. FT or Possibly PT (for right candidate if desired). We're looking for individuals that are interested in, not only helping us grow our bike service shop, but also make it the best service shop around. If you are interested in contributing to that goal and truly having a say in how we do it, please keep reading!
Mentor & train less experienced bike mechanics
Assist with ordering of retail bike products, and necessary service parts/ tools
Inspect Incoming consignment bikes and bike parts/ accessories
Perform full inspection according to shop guidelines
Identify and communicate to customer any repairs/ replacements that need to be done
Perform repairs/ replacements as needed
Price consignment bikes and parts based on shop guidelines
Properly clean bike before it goes on the floor
Perform bike service work at a quality and consistent level
Install/ replace various parts
Full bike builds
Basic walk in repairs
Help customers with bike sales and service questions.
Help with shop wide customer service and daily tasks
Continuanually improve bike shop service and operations
Outstanding Customer Service
2+ years experience working on bikes
Strong communication skills
Ability to work within established guidelines/ procedures with minimal supervision
Ability to stay on task while performing multiple duties in a fast paced retail environment
Ability to stand and perform physical tasks for a full shift
Strong knowledge of current and past bike technology
Strong problem solving skills
PT & FT BENEFITS:
Quarterly profit bonus
Paid volunteer incentive
Self Improvement Scholarship
Race & Event Fees Covered By Shop
Year round employment (for those that seek it)
Have a voice in the direction of this shop
It's full of a bunch of community minded passionate outdoor people.
FT ONLY BENEFITS:
Fully Covered Health Care
PAY: Is dependent on experience and abilities. Above industry norm.
The Gear Fix has been serving Central Oregon for 11+ years. We are a community minded, passionately driven, environmentally focused, outdoor gear consignment & repair shop.
We sale quality used outdoor gear & clothing on consignment. We offer service & repairs for all things outdoor. Full service bike shop, full service ski shop, climbing shoe resoles, hiking & mountaineering boot repair, backpacking gear repair, & sewing repairs.
Our mission is to create & promote a business model that is committed to supporting our team, our customers, our community, & our planet. Our goal is to change the way the outdoor industry, & retail as a whole, does business.
We create opportunities for continual engagement with the outdoors. We lessen the initial investment of getting outside by selling quality outdoor gear on consignment. We keep you out there by being able to maintain & repair your outdoor gear & clothing. We promote & highlight companies that make great gear, gear that is made to last & thus reducing their footprint on this planet. We offer a place for like minded folks to keep their stuff going, support their community, & keep great outdoor gear & clothing out of the landfill. We are committed to creating livable wage, quality jobs for our team.
1.Apply in Person (unless you're out of the area)
3.Provide a Resume
4.Provide a Cover Letter
5.Let us know your availability (PT/FT/Seasonal, etc.) & available start date
If you have any ski shop experience as well, please make sure to note, although not required.
If you are not familiar with the shop, it is highly encouraged that you do some research & swing by before you apply.
550 SW Industrial Way
Bend, OR 97702
No Phone Calls Please.
We look forward to seeing you soon.
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