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Bike hunter - Belgium

Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, BelgiumStore & Field

Job description

Are you ready for your Swapfiets adventure?

Hi, we are Swapfiets! 👋 The bicycle subscription where you are always assured of a working bicycle. Our mission? Making cities more livable and sustainable under the motto 'buy less, use more'.

Do you see a challenge instead of a problem? And are you ready for an acceleration in your career? Then you are ready for the Swapfiets adventure!

Do you recognize yourself in this?

A stolen or missing bike? You will get it back!

As our Bike Hunter you will have an amazing impact on getting back our missing bikes in Belgium. In this job you will become fully responsible for making sure we get bikes back to their rightful users. You have an analytical mind and a passion for justice. In this role you will be setting up procedures for bike surveillance and city sweeps (a.k.a. getting the bikes back).

As of this year we are using trackers on our bikes. You will go to a different city with one minivan to hunt GPS tracked e-bikes.

So it’s up to you to oversee and improve our hunting process. This will also mean in case you needed: that you will have close contact with the police.

Do you like treasure hunting and want to help find our missing bikes? Then this might be something for you! đŸšČ 🚀


  • Every day two bike hunters go to a different city with one minivan and the right tools (4 cities worth to go in BE) To hunt GPS tracked e-bikes.

  • In case needed; police will be contacted for support or assistance.

  • It will be a combination of scanning all bikes (city sweeps) and hunting GPS tracked bikes, including those of bad debt members > 3 months debt.

  • Supports one day a week in the new key project in the Warehouse.

  • Can assist with all other required WH matters by Djarno, when not busy hunting or sweeping.

Job requirements

Your profile

  • Secondary vocational education working or thinking level;

  • 2-3 year working experience;

  • In possession of a driver’s license (for a minimum period of 6 months);

  • Affinity with bikes and service;

  • Minimum of 32/40 hours;

  • Fluent in English or Dutch and/or local language (French +)

What Swapfiets offers you

  • Your own Swapfiets (lend-lease) đŸšČ!

  • 32 holiday days;

  • Group insurance via AG insurance;

  • Hospitalisation insurance via DKV;

  • A lot of responsibility, challenging work and pleasant colleagues;

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

  • Meal vouchers;

  • Eco cheques;

  • Many workshops and inspiring talks;

  • One day off per year for voluntary work paid by Swapfiets.

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 đŸ’Ș.

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!