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Current Position available

Bicycle Mechanic Wanted: We are long-time established and respected independent bicycle dealer in Kitchener. We are constantly growing and are looking to expand our service department with an outgoing, knowledgeable, sales minded bicycle mechanic who can also take a turn on the sales floor when needed. Our store specializes in high-end brands such as Trek, Cannondale and Giant and offers a full range of bicycle products from racing bikes to children's gear Job Description: • Maintain service department financial goals • Maintain repair and warranty turnaround goals of 48 hours • Contribute to staff training • Conduct or oversee customer service clinics • Order and maintain inventory of parts, supplies and sold items • Assist in store operations when necessary Qualifications: • 4+ years experience in bicycle repair and assembly • 3+ years in service writing • 2+ years in Ascend or similar POS including special orders/receiving • 2+ years in customer sales • Excellent organizational, communication and leadership skills • Must be proficient working with road specific drivetrain systems along with Di2 tuning, hydraulic brakes, wheel building & truing, and complete bike disassembly and rebuilds. • Must be proficient working with mountain bike specific drivetrain systems, along with suspension overhauls, linkage servicing, and brake bleeding. We offer: • Competitive pay • Affordable health care to qualified employees • Employee discount • A fun place to work!

Personal Information

Name*
(First, Middle, Last)
Street Address*
City, State, Zip Code*
Phone*
(xxx-xxx-xxxx)
Email address*
How did you hear of us?*
What position(s) are you applying for?*
(select one)
Manager
Salesperson
Technician/Mechanic
Buyer
Marketing/Website
Multiple Positions
Please provide the names and contact information of at least 2 references that we may contact.*

Work Preferences

If hired, when will you be able to begin work?*
(select one)
Right away
Next week
Next month
What hours would you like to work?*
(select one)
Full-time
Part-time
Do you race?*
Yes
No
If you answered yes, please tell us about your racing: how frequent, how much travel, etc.

Previous Work Experience & Education

Have you ever applied for a job with us before?*
(select one)
No
Yes
What's the highest level of education you've achieved?*
(select one)
Still attending high school
High School
College Degree
Masters or Doctorate Degree
Do you speak any languages other than English?
(if yes, tell us which one)
Have you ever worked in a bicycle shop before?*
(select one)
Yes
No
If you have worked in a bicycle shop, please tell us the name and location of the store and how long you worked there.
If you have not worked in a bicycle shop, please tell us briefly about any retail experience you have had (company you worked for, job responsibilities).
Have you attended any specialty bicycle courses, such as Barnett's or United's?
(if yes, please tell us the name of the class and what you learned; if no, ignore this question)
Work history*
(please tell us about your last 2 jobs and briefly explain your responsibilities there)
Give us an anecdote from your life, which demonstrates your resourcefulness.*
Give us an example of something you've done in a past job that shows how you'll contribute to the success of our business.*
Please tell us anything else you would like us to know about why we should consider you for a position.

Bicycle Knowledge (optional questions)

We hire quality people eager to learn. Feel free to ignore the questions in this section if that's you. Scroll to the bottom and click the Submit Form button. Other positions require bicycle experience. The optional questions below are an opportunity to show what you know.

Please tell us what types of bicycles you have and how you ride.
Please copy and paste the list below into the text box and arrange it in order of expense (highest to lowest):
1. Alivio
2. Deore
3. XTR
4. Deore LX
5. Deore XT
The average bicycle wheel has how many spokes in it?
(select one)
42
40
36
32
30
Define the cycling term "cadence."
Explain the difference between a tubeless and tubular tire.*
What in your opinion are some of the hottest cycling trends today?*
What's your favorite road ride, trail or cycling event?*
Who do you consider the world's most-famous cyclist?

Thank You!

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