Experienced Bike Mechanic
Posted by Tri-Zone Inc. on 09/08/2021
Industry Sector: Bike
Job Categories: Retail - Bike Mechanic - Ski Technician
Company Type: Retailer
City: Los Alamitos
Country: United States
Required Experience: 3 - 5 years
Contact Name: Gayla Greeley
Business Phone: 5624935880
Job Type: Full Time
Required to Relocate: No
Required to Travel: No
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job Seeker Must Live Within: 25 miles
Job Description & Requirements
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.
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.
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
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.