Bicycle mechanic and customer service
Company / Organization
North Portland Bikeworks
North Portland Bikeworks is in need of some shop help! This is a seasonal position, three or four days a week (9+hours a day).
We want someone who is a good mechanic and a good person. Customer service and being warm and inviting are priorities for our shop.
Shop experience necessary. Preferably 2 years, however if you have a good grasp of bikey things and are fantastic with people, please feel free to drop by a resume.
Customer service needs:
— Help a wide variety of customers in a friendly and accessible manner
— Explain mechanical issues in an easy-to-understand way
— Size and fit customers for bicycle sales
— Assess and estimate repairs
— Perform repairs in a timely fashion
— New bike builds
— We are a commuter shop, no suspension and not much in the way of high end bits
Traits we appreciate:
— Good communication
— Easy to engage with
— On time/punctual
— Ability to ask questions
North Portland Bikeworks is a non-profit community bike shop with a small, committed staff. Please look at our painfully outdated website, northportlandbikeworks.com, to get more info on us. We are a very friendly and motivated shop with a goal of helping anyone, regardless of their knowledge or experience.
How to Apply
Email us your resume with a brief introduction/hello, or stop by to drop it off during shop hours: Mon-Sat 11-6 and Sunday 12-4, closed Wednesday.