Want to live and work in Bellingham? Fairhaven Bicycles is seeking a highly experienced mechanic for full time work. Benefits available. Come live in the Pacific Northwest, surrounded by incredible trails, roads, gravel, camping, water, adventures. It is truly an outdoor playground. At Fairhaven Bicycles, we strive to be Bellingham's nicest, most complete, customer service focused bike store in the region. We offer bikes from Specialized, Rocky Mountain, Salsa, Intense Cycles, Gunnar Bicycles and Seven Cycles. We specialize in customer experience. We want every customer to enjoy their time in the store, learn about bike offerings, where to ride, how to ride, how and what gear to use, and how it can be the most enjoyable.
We are an owner operated business. We're looking to expand our service department with one more seasoned mechanic.
*minimum 3 years bicycle service experience (or related bike industry service experience)
*Customer service skills and aptitude required
*knowledge of hydraulic brakes, suspension, wheel building, proper tool use
*E-bike experience desired
*Positive, helpful, encouraging attitude absolutely a must
*Product knowledge and compatibility (BB's, headset, hubs, Di2, etc.) very important
*Strong desire to live and work in a really fun place
*Willingness and ability to find tasks in off season
*Predominantly servicing, building and assessing bikes of all kinds (lots of MTB, road, e-bike, commuter, gravel).
*Preparing/checking sold bikes
*Significant customer interaction in person and on the phone
*Occasional non-service sales assistance
*Creating, prioritizing work orders
*Helping maintain the fun, educational, positive atmosphere we cultivate
Compensation commensurate with experience, benefits available. Full time, minimum 4 days a week in season.
Email or call if interested. Resume required.
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