Job: Mechanic, Part Time – Left Coast Bicycles Mobile Repair

Job Title *
Mechanic, Part Time

Company/Organization *
Left Coast Bicycles Mobile Repair

Job Description *
Do you need more hours at your existing shop gig or other job? Are you a great mechanic, in school, in search of part time work?

We are seeking a qualified mechanic to be available on a part time basis to help out with our repair events.

Our ideal candidate exudes warmth and friendliness, is independent and has a confident attitude and character. You have a rich and varied experience in the bicycle industry and are comfortable working on all varieties of bikes from clunky commuters to carbon race machines. You have excellent customer service skills, are able to communicate the nuances of each customers bicycle needs in an approachable, friendly way. You are independent, a good problem solver with a can-do attitude, but you also work well as part of a team.

Key Responsibilities

Assist Head Mechanic with repair events
Transport of bike-shop on wheels to repair events in central Portland
Set up of bicycle repair station and LCB promotional materials
Thorough personalized bicycle repair estimates and tune-ups

Strong Candidates

Have at least 3 years experience in bike shops wrenching on a variety of bikes and able to perform an accurate repair estimate
Generally a people person and good communicator
Independent and able to perform an accurate bike repair estimate
Mature, responsible team player
Excited about the bike lifestyle and culture

Job Info

Flexible schedule. This is a contract part-time position. Our schedule is variable and our assignments can range from 1 to 5 days in length
Competitive hourly pay (DOE)
Access to wholesale parts / new bikes
Weekends off
More work available during Summer months

How to Apply *

Email your resume to

Tell us a little bit about yourself and why you would be a great addition to our team.

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor)

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor)

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