Bike Mechanic Lead Amsterdam

  • Warehouse & Logistics
  • Amsterdam, Pays-Bas

Bike Mechanic Lead Amsterdam

Description du Poste

Swapfiets has bikes, lots of bikes. At the moment more than 240.000! A large part of these bicycles is stored in our warehouses. If you're looking for a good job in a fast growing scale-up: then don't look any further! You are the reason our Swapfiets bikes are all over the city! Nothing goes smoothly without you.

Your responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of mechanics;

  • Coordinate daily tasks, host team meetings, inform and motivate team members;

  • Lead the Swapfiets quality promise following the standard operating procedures and the quality controls and audits;

  • Help in HR related processes such as recruitment, performance management, sickness and leave;

  • Lead process for inventory management of Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles and parts to keep healthy data up to date;

  • Repair and coordinate repair checks, and fix Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles following Swapfiets standards;

  • Coordinate preparation of new Bike/Light-Electric-Vehicles and make them roadworthy;

  • Training of mechanics, support new colleagues in the onboarding program and provide OSR training for Swappers/Store Heros;

  • Fullfillment of safety measures in daily repair operation;

  • Handling special cases;

  • Support continuous improvement initiatives and special repairs;

  • Be the main point of contact and support warehouse protocols.


Your profile:

  • You are a certified bike mechanic (preferred);

  • You have relevant work experience as a bike mechanic;

  • You have experience in leading a team of bike mechanics;

  • You are a good communicator and love motivating your team;

  • You have affinity with bikes and service;

  • You have an eye for detail and are a bit of a perfectionist;

  • You can work independently but also as a part of the mechanics team;

  • You are fluent in English and local language;

  • There is no bike you can not fix!

What Swapfiets offers you

  • Your own Swapfiets (lend-lease) 🚲!;

  • Lots of responsibility, challenging work, and friendly colleagues;

  • Travel allowance (if you live more than 11 km away from the office, otherwise you’ll just use your Swapfiets, right.. 😎?);

  • We offer you a young dynamic environment;

  • Good working atmosphere and nice colleagues;

  • Good coffee!;

  • Team buildings and BBQ’s.

Are you joining us? Then your growth path could look like this:

At Swapfiets, we don’t only value a sustainable footprint, but also a sustainable career for our colleagues. We offer you the opportunity to develop yourself within our organisation in the direction that suits you!

You join the professional track or leadership track where you can develop yourself into a senior/master level, into a team lead or specialist position in our operations 💪.

You can now directly apply for this vacancy.

  • Our recruitment team will contact you, to go through your application

  • This is followed by a trial day (morning / afternoon), to see what your capabilities are and if there is a click :)

  • Are you and Swapfiets still as enthusiastic at the end of the project? Then you will receive an offer to join the Swapfiets team!