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Training & Refurbishing Specialist

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Bikes Not Bombs
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Jamaica Plain, MA
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Published 14 days ago

Position:  BNB seeks a full-time bicycle mechanic with experience working in retail shops to assist with running the organization’s social enterprise: our Bike Shop and Vocational Training Center.   

Primary duties include refurbishing donated bicycles for sale, setting clear performance standards, supervising quality control of all refurbs and providing training and support for bike shop staff, Youth and Volunteer Apprentices.

The Training and Refurbishing Specialist reports to the Bike Shop Director and is a member of the Bike Shop team.  

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assemble new and refurbished bicycles for resale
  • Preform quality control checks on all bicycles
  • Keep the bench and the overall bike shop clean
  • Participate actively as a member of the bike shop team
  • Be customer service oriented and personable as you are the face of our organization

Shop Culture, Training, and Support

  • Assist in training youth apprentices and volunteers on the refurbishing process 
  • Foster an asset-based culture (positive youth development)
  • Participate in and provide ongoing training, feedback and support to improve performance of online and storefront business operations

Bicycle Mechanic Skills:

  • Intermediate to advanced skills including but not limited to:
  • Assembling/disassembling and identify different types of bottom brackets
  • Crank arm replacement
  • Change derailleurs
  • Front and Rear Hub, Bottom Bracket, Headset overhauls
  • Replacing brake calipers, pads, and levers; shifters
  • Replacing all kinds of cables
  • Limit screw adjustment (both derailleurs)
  • Center brakes
  • Chain check, replacement
  • Flat fix
  • Tune ups
  • safety checks

Position:  BNB seeks a full-time bicycle mechanic with experience working in retail shops to assist with running the organization’s social enterprise: our Bike Shop and Vocational Training Center.   

Primary duties include refurbishing…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    May 17, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 17, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$37,440 - $41,600

Benefits

The compensation package for this position includes an hourly wage starting at between $18-20/hour.  Additional benefits include - paid time off, health insurance, flexible work schedule, and discount at our bike shop.


The compensation package for this position includes an hourly wage starting at between $18-20/hour.  Additional benefits include - paid time off, health insurance, flexible work…

Level of Language Proficiency

Multilingual/Bilingual (Spanish, English, Haitian Creole and/or Cape Verdean Creole) candidates highly preferred

Multilingual/Bilingual (Spanish, English, Haitian Creole and/or Cape Verdean Creole) candidates highly preferred

Location

On-site
284 Amory Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, United States

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