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Experienced Bike Mechanic

 

Posted by Tri-Zone Inc. on 09/08/2021


Job Basics

Industry Sector: Bike

Job Categories: Retail - Bike Mechanic - Ski Technician

Company Type: Retailer

State: CA

City: Los Alamitos

Country: United States

Required Experience: 3 - 5 years


Contact Name: Gayla Greeley

Business Phone: 5624935880

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: Negotiable

Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within: 25 miles


Job Description & Requirements

About US

Tri-Zone is a Triathlon and Bicycle Retail Shop with products range from swim gear, run gear, bike gear and triathlon gear.  Although we are most knowledgeable about triathlons, we offer a full bike service department for our community.  Working on commuter bikes though high end racing triathlon and road bikes.  It is important for us to provide high quality work as we know the majority of our customers are using their bikes for racing.

Position Summary

We are looking for a skilled Mechanic to assemble, maintain and repair bicycles. You will be responsible for ensuring functionality and reliability of bicycles. An excellent mechanic must have manual dexterity and great attention to detail. They must be able to work with various machines and tools as well as follow all safety precautions.

Responsibilities

  • Build and assemble bicycles according to requirements

  • Inspect bicycles and analyze functionality issues

  • Write work orders complete with labor costs and parts used

  • Conduct bicycle repairs aiming for maximum reliability

  • Troubleshoot reported problems and resolve them in a timely manner

  • Perform thorough maintenance on bicycle

  • Clean and apply lubricants to bicycle components

  • Provide consultation on correct maintenance and preventative measures to bicycle users

  • Undertake other duties as assigned (e.g. work quotes, sales assistance, etc..)

  • Keep logs of work and report on issues

  • Keep workspace clean and replace tools at the end of each job

Skills

  • Proven experience as Mechanic

  • Excellent knowledge of bike brands and their components

  • Aptitude in using various hand tools (screwdrivers, hammers etc.) and precision measurement tools (e.g. torque wrench etc.)

  • Ability to follow established procedures and practices and read instructions, research new technology etc.

  • A strong commitment to all health and safety guidelines

  • Very good communication skills

  • A problem-solving ability

  • Very good physical strength and stamina

  • High school diploma is preferred; Certification from a vocational school or completion of apprenticeship is a definite plus


About Tri-Zone Inc.

Since 1997, Tri-Zone has been dedicated to serving the triathlon community.  Our free Give It A Tri program provides a great introduction to triathlon for those athletes looking to get into the sport.  Wetsuit, race wheel, and bike rentals provide an option for those who want to try before they buy.  Our highly experienced mechanics are experts on working with triathlon bikes and the high-tech gear that often accompanies them. And our master bike fitter has both Retul and F.I.S.T. certifications and has performed over 1000 successful bike fittings.