Bike Mechanic Lead Amsterdam

  • Warehouse & Logistics
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Bike Mechanic Lead Amsterdam

Job description

Can you patch a bike tire in your sleep? Are you someone who doesn't see problems, only possibilities? Do you like to organise a workplace in the most efficient way possible? If you're looking for a good job in a fast growing scale-up: then don't look any further!

  • Acts as the Mechanic team foreman; 
  • Responsible for the productivity and quality of the mechanics; 
  • Coaching, inspiring and develop a team of more than 5 mechanics; 
  • Supports colleagues regarding technical aspects of bike repairing for a team of more than 5 mechanics.
    • Team performance on output
    • Quality control output of individual
    • Training bike mechanics
    • Bike repair training of swappers/shophero's 
    • Attends Bike talks
    • Distribute bikes among bike mechanics
  • Repairs, checks, and fixes bikes following Swapfiets standards;
  • Prepares new bikes and make them roadworthy;
  • Delivers on the Swapfiets quality promise;
  • Support team to ensure good data entry quality in HOK;
  • Anchored a lean-oriented way of working (together);
  • Ensures perfect execution of global guidelines is achieved within budget.


  • Secondary vocational education working or thinking level.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience as a foreman;
  • Bike mechanic certificate a plus;
  • Preferably at least 1 year of working experience as a bike mechanic;
  • Affinity with bikes and service;
  • Fluent in English and local language.

    Our warehouse is located in Amsterdam Jarmuiden