Bike mechanic - Melbourne
Trek is an awesome place to work! We build only products we love, provide incredible hospitality to our customers, and change the world by getting more people on bikes.
That is our mission and that is what drives us every single day!
When you’re on our team you are encouraged to learn and grow and given opportunity to do so. Give us your best, and we’ll give it right back. Sound interesting? Then read on.
What we require
The Lead Service Technician must be willing to be involved in all roles at the Trek Richmond store, but have a main focus on bike repair with outstanding technical ability. We seek applicants who have a calm, no stress demeanor and a can-do attitude. An ability to relate to a broad customer base on all issues is a necessity.
We look to the Lead Service Technician to fully and confidently evaluate all our customers' needs and qualify service appropriately. With hospitality being our top priority, the Lead Service Technician must provide exemplary skills in both product knowledge and relationship building.
Ability to work in a fast-paced and energy filled environment, with a positive, team focused attitude is paramount. Experience in suspension servicing, wheel building and electronic systems across all categories of bikes is highly desirable.
What you’ll bring to the team
A positive, pitch-right-in attitude and motivation to help every customer find what they need
Fantastic hospitality—a warm, approachable manner, great listening skills, and a drive to help in any way you can—even on the toughest, busiest days
Great communication with customers and teammates
A desire to cultivate customer relationships and create your own client base
A commitment to deliver the best possible cycling experience for each customer
Eye for detail
Ability to work to a schedule
Proficiency in using electronic B2B portals, Point of Sale Systems and diagnostic tools
Flexible working arrangements
Be a problem solver, not a problem maker
Ability to work autonomously within a large team
A willingness to grow your skills as a mechanic
Preference will be given to candidates who hold a TAFE Certificate in Bicycle Workshop Operations or have worked as a bicycle mechanic in a retail environment.
What's cool about working at Trek Richmond?
You will be a part of an awesome, energetic team who all love their job - and the products we sell.
Fully equipped workshop with the latest in tools available
Continual training, both onsite and with major suppliers
We have a most diverse customer base, reflective of the broad cycling culture of Melbourne – every day offers something new.
Our customers are our friends and our shop is an inviting and welcoming place to be.
You'll be the Lead Service Technician in one of Melbourne's largest TREK retail stores.
The workshop has a dedicated service writer