Pedal Revolution Seeking Experienced Bicycle Mechanic for Full-Time or Part-Time work

Partial Staff photo at a Pedal Rev Intern graduation celebration

Partial Staff photo at a Pedal Rev Intern graduation celebration

This Mechanic position requires a minimum of 2+ year experience in a professional bicycle service department, with excellent diagnostic and productive mechanical skills. Strong sales and customer service orientation is a must as well as the ability to work in a busy, fast-paced environment. Mechanic must be proficient in fixing new as well older and vintage bicycles quickly, competently, and creatively service and resale.

Responsibilities:

-Time-efficient and professional bicycle repairs, new and used bicycle assemblies, bicycle and accessory sales, and service writing.

-Ability to work on all levels of bikes to a high standard.

-Quickly diagnose, estimate, repair, and troubleshoot in a fast paced shop environment.

-Utilize a POS system for all sales and service transactions and service writing.

-Database management for parts inventory, service history, orders.

-Assist management in ordering tools, accessories, parts.

-Weekend work shifts are required.

-Support management, service, and sales staff.

-Strong and motivated sales ability with regard to new bikes, refurbished bikes, and bicycle accessories.

Qualifications:

-Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a mechanic and salesperson in a professional bicycle shop.

-Bike sales, accessories sales, and basic bike fitting experience

-Computer/internet literacy.

-Highly organized with attention to detail and clean work habits.

-Experience working in a group. Strong written and communication skills, ability to multi-task, display positive and courteous communication habits.

-Proficient computer skills with regard to inventory and service order issues.

-An enthusiastic, positive attitude and maintains patience under pressure at all times.

-Knowledge of current and past bicycle trends.

-Suspension and Hydraulic diagnostics and repair is a plus.

-Experience working with youth is a plus.

Description of Organization:

Pedal Revolution is a non-profit community-focused bicycle shop in the Mission District of San Francisco. The shop is a social enterprise that seeks to transform the lives of at-risk youth by providing work experience to young people who are taking a step to improve their lives through our internship training program.

We are a fun, welcoming, and very diverse group of bike folks an one very sweet shop dog who are excited to meet you!

Please email your resume and let us know why you’d be a good fit for our unique shop.

Do not contact store in person or by phone about job posting.

Compensation: based on experience. Full-Time employees received full benefits: Health,vision,dental, and paid vacation time.

More Pedal Staff at an intern graduation.

More Pedal Staff at an intern graduation.

Pedal Revolution Intern graduate with the "earn-a-bike" he built for himself!

Pedal Revolution Intern graduate with refurbished custom used bike he helped build.

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