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Job: Bicycle salesperson / Mechanic Extraordinaire – (Renovo Hardwood Bicycles) – Filled

Posted by on January 3rd, 2010 at 8:47 pm

Job Title
Bicycle salesperson / Mechanic Extraordinaire
This position has been filled.

Renovo Hardwood Bicycles

Job Description
Renovo Hardwood Bicycles manufactures high quality bicycles of wood and laminated bamboo in Portland, OR. We are adding a teammate whose primary responsibilities will be bike builds and working with customers, but who will also work with engineering and manufacturing as necessary and appropriate. We’re all about equal opportunity.

Our ideal candidate:
Has a friendly, positive, enthusiastic demeanor with a healthy sense of humor.
Is passionate about cycling.
Has two or more years of college, pre-engineering is great but not necessary. An aviation tech is a substantial plus.
Has worked in a shop environment other than bicycles.
Has three or more years experience building high-end bikes, frame up.
Experienced with both road and mtb builds.
Has extensive knowledge and experience with groupos from all three major manufacturers.
Enjoys working with people.
Is well organized and comfortable with multitasking.
Uses Google obsessively to learn stuff
Finds MS Excel useful.
Has excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Is detail and quality oriented.
Is comfortable and safe using power tools.
Likes dogs and cats.
Fine woodworking experience is a plus.
Wants a Renovo bicycle.

This position is full time and year-round and responsibilities include:
Assist customers in person and on the phone.
Advise customers on component selection.
Assembling, tuning and repairing Renovo bicycles.
Basic fitting.
Record keeping.
Shipping customer bikes.
Purchasing bicycle components.
Working with the engineering dept.
Travel for participation in trade shows, bicycle expos.

How to Apply
Please email a resume, salary history and detailed cover letter to info(at)renovobikes(dot)com explaining why you’re the best fit for the position, and what additional skills/experience you would bring.
Please submit documents as MS word or PDFs. Please no snail mail, phone calls or drop-ins.

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