Bike Works Program Coordinator


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: $19/Hr with eligibility for overtime

Published:

05/15/2018

Start Date:

09/11/2018

Application Deadline:

08/03/2018

Address

3715 South Hudson Street
101
Seattle
Washington
98118
United States

Description

PROGRAM COORDINATOR 

Full-Time, non-exempt


Organizational Overview:


<pre class="ql-syntax" spellcheck="false">Bike Works, based in Seattle, has been working since 1996 to promote the bicycle as a vehicle for change to empower youth and build resilient communities. Last year over 2,500 youth and adults participated in our programs. </pre>

Our vision is: Mobilized people, thriving communities, healthy planet.


Role Overview:

The Bike Works Program Coordinator works with the Programs Team to run our youth and adult programs. This role includes teaching bike repair classes, running bike rides and safety rodeos, and maintaining outreach and redistribution of bicycles to the community. Each day will be a blend of these tasks within a team of four, requiring both collaboration and independence. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who loves to ride bikes and has youth and adult mentoring/teaching experience.


Priority will be given to candidates who currently live in Seattle.

People of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

Bike Works is an Equal Opportunity and queer-friendly employer.


Essential Job Functions:


·        Works independently, or with the programs team, to run programs; including bike repair classes, bike riding clubs, bike giveaways, summer camps, BikeMobile services, and all community partnerships. 

·        Maintains outreach efforts for programs by calling, emailing and visiting contacts on a quarterly basis.

·        Updates registrations, database, class documents and calendars as needed.

·        Coordinates bike storage and bike needs for various programs.

·        Maintains classroom environments; cleans and restocks spaces weekly.


Compensation:  $19/hr; this position is eligible for overtime pay

Plus full benefits including: employer sponsored health, dental, vision, and life insurance; 12 days of vacation to start (one day each additional year of work); paid organization-wide recess from 12/25 thru 1/1 every year; reimbursement for mileage when using bike for work; 10 days sick leave, short and long term disability; employer matching contributions to retirement account; all products in our bike shop and catalog at cost (including new bikes and parts); $250 towards yearly training (outside of all training necessary for the job); casual dress code for work.

Qualifications & Experience: 

·        Experienced bike rider, ability to ride a bike long distances is required; bike touring experience preferred.

·        Ability to teach in an engaging and challenging manner, prior experience teaching/mentoring within youth programming is required.

·        Knowledge of bike mechanics is required; prior experience as a mechanic is preferred.

·        Understanding of social justice and awareness of privilege is required.

  • Ability to organize and complete multiple tasks is required.
  • Capacity to work on a computer and complete paperwork and database work is required.

·        Driver’s license; ability to pass a driving record check & drive large vehicles (vans, trucks) is required.

·        General work schedule is 10am-6:30pm Tuesday through Saturday during the school year; workdays shift to Monday through Friday in the summer, with some variations in scheduling hours and the potential for overnight programming.


who we are: 

·        collaborative team players

·        passionate educators

·        bike riders, bike mechanics

·        social justice activists

·        energetic and hard workers who manage time and risk

·        self-starters with growth mindsets

·        personable and humorous


How to Apply: 

Visit our website at www.bikeworks.org for more information about Bike Works.


Email your resume and cover letter to: programs@bikeworks.org            

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE


Applications accepted until August 3rd at 5pm

Interviews start the week of August 20th

Position start date is September 11th




Benefits

Full benefits including: employer sponsored health, dental, vision, and life insurance; 12 days of vacation to start (one day each additional year of work); paid organization-wide recess from 12/25 thru 1/1 every year; reimbursement for mileage when using bike for work; 10 days sick leave, short and long term disability; employer matching contributions to retirement account; all products in our bike shop and catalog at cost (including new bikes and parts); $250 towards yearly training (outside of all training necessary for the job); casual dress code for work.

Level of Language Proficiency

English, any other language is a bonus

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

programs@bikeworks.org

http://www.bikeworks.org

How to Apply: 

Visit our website at www.bikeworks.org for more information about Bike Works.


Email your resume and cover letter to: programs@bikeworks.org            

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE


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