Lead mechanic - Adelaide
Bike Society is Adelaide's leading bicycle retailer with two locations - Adelaide City and Brighton.
Do you live and breathe bikes?
This opportunity is for a experienced bicycle mechanic, join our team and help move this exciting business forward.
Do you have:
A passion for bikes and the cycling industry?
Proven experience in Bicycle Mechanics?
Our ideal candidate
Seeking a lead mechanic to run and improve the mechanical workshop. The position will be based in our Brighton store location. You will be responsible for all workshop related mechanics and communicate repair and maintenance needs to customers within specific time frames. You will have had a minimum of 2 years experience in Bicycle Mechanics. We are looking for someone dynamic, with the ability to re-develop procedures and optimise the mechanical side of Bike Society.
Manage everything in the workshop including customer communication, and quality control.
Communicate repairs and maintenance needs to customers.
Organise pick up and/or delivery of services to customers.
Building and repairing all types of bikes to an exceptional standard.
Assemble factory delivered bikes.
Custom bike building from frame upwards.
Service mountain bike suspension and electronic systems.
Working with suppliers/brands on warranty issues.
What we can provide
Ownership and responsibility of the workshop. You will have the flexibility to implement new systems and processes which improve the workshop.
A clean and modern work environment.
Full-time 38 hours per week. Exact workdays and hours are negotiable.
Remuneration: competitive with benefits
A work-life balance
How can I tell if this is for me?
If this sounds like you then please apply:
You have strong presentation skills, and can ensure that the working environment is clean, organised and presentable to customers.
Exceptional communication skills with the ability to build strong customer relationships.
Proven history in bicycle mechanics (minimum of 2 years).
Proficient in servicing all Shimano, SRAM, and Campagnolo drivetrains.
Proficient in bleeding modern hydraulic disc brakes and wheel-building.
Experience in suspension servicing and dropper post servicing is preferable.
How to Apply
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