Job: Production/Shop Assistant – Black Magic Paint LLC

Job Title

Production/Shop Assistant

Company / Organization

Black Magic Paint LLC

Job Description

Black Magic (located at 414 NE 80th Ave) has been a premier custom bicycle painter in Portland, OR since 2015. We specialize in custom finishes and building custom bicycles for clients around the world looking for a one of a kind bike, both new and vintage.

Black Magic is currently expanding and we are seeking someone to join our team as a Production/Shop Assistant!

Our Ideal Candidate:

-Positive, friendly and professional
-Well organized, with the ability to manage time and prioritize workflow
-Strong attention to detail
-Adaptable and teachable
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Some of the Major Job Responsibilities Include:
-Intake and prep of all bikes, frames and components
-Cleaning frames and parts, media blasting and paint stripping
-Sanding, buffing and polishing frames and components
-Assist with anodizing titanium
-General maintenance and clean up
-Bike build and mechanical work
-Occasional off-site errands

Preferred Skills:
-General knowledge of bicycles and components. Knowledge and experience with high end components like Sram eTap, Shimano Di2, hydraulic disc brakes, tubeless systems, and BMP product lines preferred
-Auto body experience or technical training
-Computer knowledge and skills
-Buffing/polishing experience.
-Sanding experience
-Media blasting experience
-Shipping/receiving and warehouse experience
-Drivers license
-Desire to learn and perform
-Self motivated, good communication, asks questions when they are not 100% sure
-Familiarity with Illustrator (for making paint masks)

Physical Requirements:
-Able to lift 25 lbs above your head without assistance
-Stand for long periods of time
-Able to lift 50 lbs without assistance
-Wear closed toe shoes at all times

Full time, 40hrs/wk, Monday-Friday, year round
Competitive wages for qualified candidates

Benefits: (after a 90 day probationary period)
Paid time off
Sick time off
Health Insurance
Vision Insurance
Dental Insurance
Employee Purchase

Our approach to diversity is simple. It’s about embracing everyone, regardless of an employee’s culture, ethnicity, race, gender identity, beliefs, age, sexual orientation and/or disability status. We want all of our employees to feel valued, appreciated and free to be who they are at work. We are doing what we can to build an inclusive world for all.

If you are interested in in working with us, please send us a cover letter and a resume to the email address listed.

How to Apply

If you are interested in in working with us, please send us a cover letter and a resume to