Job: Mechanic / Customer Service – Citybikes Workers' Cooperative

Job Title

Mechanic / Customer Service

Company / Organization

Citybikes Workers' Cooperative

Job Description

Citybikes is hiring for the 2019 season!

Individuals who identify as people of color, women, trans, and/or non-binary are strongly encouraged to apply.

Excellent customer service skills
2 years of shop experience preferred (sales/service)
Willingness to learn new and old technologies & share knowledge
Willingness to accept guidance and feedback related to job duties
Ability to work weekends

Preferred skills:
Desire to be a part of a worker owner cooperative
Strong interpersonal skills and engagement in co-op structure
Marketing and design skills a plus
Social media skills a plus
Flexible schedule
Desire for cooperative ownership
Proficiency in Spanish language

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Contribute to a warm and welcoming atmosphere for workers and customers
Intake, assess, repair, and check over bicycles
Assist in daily shop operations
Attend cooperative meetings and learn the cooperative process
Strong attention to detail and follow thru

Hours: Flexible

Competitive wages based on experience
Generous employee rates on purchases
Health stipend and sick leave
No traditional bosses
Ownership track options/off-season potential
Ability to learn different areas of a bike shop rather than stick to one role

Citybikes strives to have an environment in which any cooperator can work in a safe and accepting environment, free from prejudice and/or discrimination of a person’s race, color, ancestry, place of origin, political beliefs, religion, martial status, family status, physical disability including HIV and AIDS, mental disability, sex, gender, sexual orientation, or age, or otherwise.

How to Apply

If you are interested in a possible future position feel free to drop off your resume with references at our shop (1914 SE Ankeny St) or email to
Please include a brief cover letter.

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor)

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor)

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