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Bicycle Mechanic

 

Posted by Campus Bicycles on 04/22/2022


Job Basics

Industry Sector: Bike

Job Categories: Retail - Bike Mechanic - Ski Technician

Company Type: Retailer

State: CA

City: Chico

Country: United States

Required Experience:


Job Type: Part Time

Salary: 18-23 / hour

Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within:


Job Description & Requirements

Position: Full or Part Time Bike Mechanic 

$18 - 23 based on experience


Campus Bicycles is Chico’s longest continually operated bike shop. We are predominantly a Trek dealer but also stock Surly, All City, Yuba, and Chico local handbuilt bikes. We stock and sell a full line of hybrids, gravel touring bikes, high end mountain bikes, as well as E-Bikes. Chico is a college town and is known for having a high volume of bicycle commuters. We are a full service shop and repair all types of bikes. We stock and sell Bontrager, Paul Components, Dyna Plug, and other Chico local brands as well.

The shops main focus is adventure cycling and supporting our local bicycle commuters. Our staff are all commuters and adventure cyclists and we have tailored our shop to reflect that. We stock a large supply of bikepacking gear and bikepacking / touring specific bicycles. We also host mechanic workshops, bikepacking workshops, community gear swaps, and host and support bikepacking trips out of the shop. We are all about community here. We focus on workplace enjoyment. It is very important to us that we are able to be flexible with our staff to allow time for travel, other hobbies, and just life in general. Life comes before work, and some of us are working to afford our next bike trip. 

We are currently seeking an experienced bicycle mechanic. Please reference the list below for our required skills. If you feel that your skills and experience exceed the $23/hour pay listed please reach out. 

Required Skills:

  • Flat repair

  • Tubeless install, repair

  • Cable and housing replace

  • Hub overhaul

  • Familiarity with hydraulic brake systems

    • Brake bleeds

  • Brake adjust

  • Derailleur adjust

  • Wheel true

  • New bike assembly

  • Parts installation 

    • Cranks

    • Bottom Bracket

    • Stem, Handlebar

    • Cassette, Freewheel

    • Derailleur, Chain


Desired skills, not required:

  • Fork, Suspension service

  • Brake bleed

  • Hydraulic brake installation

  • Wheel builds

  • Dropper post installation, repair

  • Press fit bottom bracket install

  • Electronic Shifting service




About Campus Bicycles

Campus Bicycles is Chico’s longest continually operated bike shop. We are predominantly a Trek dealer but also stock Surly, All City, Yuba, and Chico local handbuilt bikes. We stock and sell a full line of hybrids, gravel touring bikes, high end mountain bikes, as well as E-Bikes. Chico is a college town and is known for having a high volume of bicycle commuters. We are a full service shop and repair all types of bikes. We stock and sell Bontrager, Paul Components, Dyna Plug, and other Chico local brands as well.